Gold Brands Investments, owner of South African fast food franchise Chesa Nyama, has announced its intention to list on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange AltX, which will make it the only fast food retail company on the AltX.
30 Nov 2015 15:20
Distell has been judged the International Wine & Spirit Competition's (IWSC) Distiller of the Year for 2015. This is the second time the Stellenbosch-based company has triumphed against famous-name whisky, whiskey and cognac producers across Europe, North America and Asia.
30 Nov 2015 15:00
WASHINGTON - Many Americans bought online as they did in physical stores during the Thanksgiving weekend shopping splurge, the National Retail Federation said on Sunday, highlighting a growing trend away from the traditional Black Friday consumer assault.
30 Nov 2015 09:45
South African e-commerce payment gateway PayU has launched PayU Wallet, enabling secure, quick and easy ways to pay online, and delivering improved mobile security, convenience and capability for online shopping, across numerous devices. Providing both consumers and retailers with a swift and efficient tool for payments, the wallet safely stores card details while ensuring that users always have access to funds.
30 Nov 2015 09:35
Collection and drop-off point courier service Pargo has shown significant growth over the past year. Ventureburn had a chance to catch up with the founders Lars Veul (pictured right) and Derk Hoekert (pictured left) about the company.
By Graham van der Made 30 Nov 2015 08:45
The last time I spoke to Raphael Afaedor in person, he was still the co-founder of Jumia, his face and that of Tunde Kehinde's had just been on Forbes and they were the focus of the foreign press including CNN. I was able to drag him aside in the hall where Jumia was celebrating its first year anniversary and when I asked him what was next for e-commerce in Nigeria, he said the focus will continually be on satisfying the customer - even if he or she expresses interest in buying cows online.
By Paul Adepoju 30 Nov 2015 08:30
Nampak's financial year ended-September was one of "mixed fortunes" for the company.
By Mark Allix 27 Nov 2015 14:30
South Africans are excepted to visit retail stores and online shopping sites this weekend to grab the best shopping deals on Black Friday.
27 Nov 2015 13:44
As South African consumers increase their use of online shopping and become part of the frenzied international Black Friday today and Cyber Monday (30 November) online sales, taking advantage of the amazing deals and getting them back home to SA in a cost-effective and reliable way will make the difference between scoring a great deal or having your bargain dreams dashed.
27 Nov 2015 11:50
The MyPlanet Rhino Fund recently allocated R1.385m in funding towards rhino conservation causes across the country that vary from rhino protection and monitoring to saving and raising rhino orphans.
27 Nov 2015 11:30
Woolworths has made changes to its loyalty programme, WRewards - a tiered, card-based loyalty programme that rewards its customers instantly with savings on over 1,000 products in store.
27 Nov 2015 11:10
The worst drought in decades in South Africa will have far-reaching impacts, but will also motivate the government, businesses and consumers to change the way they use water. Drought was inevitable in one of the world's most water-scarce countries according to Ruwayda Redfearn, Office Managing Partner and the head of Risk Advisory for Deloitte in KwaZulu-Natal.
23 Nov 2015 08:21