Launch of the first LOUIS XIII boutique
Launch of the first LOUIS XIII boutique

The world's first LOUIS XIII boutique launched in Beijing on 20 September 2016. The boutique is housed at the seven-storey Beijing SKP luxury mall.

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Astrapak strategy pays off as interim profits rise

Packaging company Astrapak reported a 67% surge in first-half after-tax profit on Thursday as a turnaround plan yielded the desired results.

By Fifi Peters 1 day ago

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Woollam cleared of Lewis insider trading

Shareholder activist Dave Woollam has been cleared by the Financial Services Board (FSB) of allegations of insider trading in shares in Lewis, SA's largest furniture retailer.

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Apple CEO, Tim Cook and Deloitte CEO, Punit Renjen.
Deloitte and Apple bite into African business solutions market

Deloitte and Apple have teamed up to create a business tool for the volatile and complex African market, that will better connect employees, supply chains and operations.

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#WTP: New campaign heroes the potato

To create intrigue and interest around one of South Africa's most popular vegetables - the potato - Potatoes SA has launched a new #WTP campaign to inform and educate about their nutritional benefits and versatility when it comes to preperation. After all, what is fish without chips, "wors" without mash or a "braai" without wedges?

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Restaurant Week opens for bookings
Restaurant Week opens for bookings

Restaurant Week, a website offering customers a two-course lunch for R150 or three-course dinner for R250 at more than 100 restaurants, opened for bookings today. The Spring Edition will take place from 20 October-30 October.

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Ecowize MD warns of repercussions of brining regulations on price increases and job losses
Ecowize MD warns of repercussions of brining regulations on price increases and job losses

The North Gauteng High Court has rejected the South African Poultry Association (SAPA)'s brining review application, as well as its application for suspension. This means that the amount of brine that can be injected into chicken will be capped at 15% from 22 October 2016, as per the new regulations.

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Boris Dzhingarov
Exceeding consumer standards: Wheaton's vacuoles and ampoules

In every laboratory setting, it is important to have the right tools for the right storage purposes. Vacuoles and ampoules, for example, are reliable equipment used to store and preserve either liquid or solid samples.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 1 day ago

Capturing the 'Voice of the Customer'
Capturing the 'Voice of the Customer'

80% of the participant organisations in an extensive Bain survey believed they were delivering a "superior experience" to their customers. But when Bain asked customers of about their perceptions, only 8% of those companies were really delivering it.

By Vicki Erskine 1 day ago

KZN votes Tiger Wheel & Tyre 'Best Tyre Shop' for 12th consecutive year
KZN votes Tiger Wheel & Tyre 'Best Tyre Shop' for 12th consecutive year

It seems that if vehicle owners in KwaZulu-Natal agree on one thing, then it's that Tiger Wheel & Tyre is the "Best Tyre Shop" in the province. This endorsement comes from readers of the Daily News, who voted for their favourite retailers in the newspaper's annual "Your Choice Awards."

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 1 day ago

Media 10 announces launch of Design Joburg
Media 10 announces launch of Design Joburg

Showcasing the very best of both international and local design, Design Joburg in collaboration with Media 10, is taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 12 to 14 May 2017.

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#InnovationMonth: wiGroup CEO attends Endeavor International Selection Panel as winner of FNB Business Innovation Awards 2016
#InnovationMonth: wiGroup CEO attends Endeavor International Selection Panel as winner of FNB Business Innovation Awards 2016

As overall winner of the FNB Business Innovation Awards for 2016, Bevan Ducasse, founder and CEO of wiGroup, was sponsored a trip to the Endeavor International Selection Panel (ISP) in Boston earlier this month, courtesy of FNB Business and SWISS International Airlines.

By Jessica Tennant 1 day ago

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#InnovationMonth: Mastering innovation and marketing at retail

If I was entrusted with running your retail company's marketing department in a capacity as your marketing director, where would I begin to innovate? Well, quite frankly, I would not spend time thinking about where to begin, I would just get on with it.

By Bandile Ndzishe 3 days ago