Excessive salt consumption increases one's the risk of high blood pressure (hypertension), which in turn can increase one's propensity towards heart disease and a stroke. In their 2012 report, the World Health Organisation recommended no more than five grams of salt per day for adults...that is no more than a teaspoon.
Issued by Tiger Brands 14 Mar 2014 11:35
South Africa's retailers will be under more pressure than ever this year to differentiate themselves in a cluttered and competitive environment. And this in a market where consumers are also under huge budget constraints.
By Pete Case, Issued by Gloo 12 Mar 2014 13:55
Super Group has bought 50.1% of Great Wall Motors (GWM) SA‚ the South African import and distribution representative of Chinese automotive group GWM.
By Mark Allix and David Furlonger 12 Mar 2014 08:53
Issued by BMi Research 11 Mar 2014 12:44
Catering to the needs and requirements of customers is the cornerstone of retaining customers in the retail industry and keeping loyal customers is easier and more profitable than winning new ones. Lack of customer loyalty is often because of poor customer relations, which again makes it vital to have a clear understanding of the customer, in order to drive exceptional customer service and retain profitable business.
By David McWilliam 6 Mar 2014 13:53
No business is too small for the discipline of hammering out a formal budget, which needs to be used daily in the management of a business. Many business owners mistakenly think their operation is too small for a formal budgeting process. The budget (of sorts) that they keep inside their heads is often more like a basic recipe and is usually inadequate to deal with the constant change that every business is subject to.
By Gerrie van Biljon 5 Mar 2014 11:51
Government needs to review its policies and legislation on Information Communications Technology (ICT) to ensure that all South Africans have universal affordability and access to communications services.
4 Mar 2014 06:15
Let me introduce you to my mom. She's 58 years old. But there's not a grey hair in sight...
By Rachel Thompson 26 Feb 2014 14:42
South Africans can now enjoy the taste of Cape Town, wherever they may be, by joining Durbanville Hills Wines' new wine club.
26 Feb 2014 11:37
Capitalising on the worldwide success of online flash sales, Elmien Smit and Karl Hammerschmidt founded an online fashion site, Runway[Sale] in May 2012.
27 Dec 2012 10:37
To reward loyal Edcon account holders, Edgars has formed a strategic alliance with Ster Kinekor to launch the Edgars/Ster-Kinekor Movie Benefit Card.
13 Jul 2007 15:47
Media convergence has broken new ground at Menlyn Park Shopping Centre, Pretoria. It has become the first mall in Africa to use mobile technology to communicate with shoppers in a personalized manner.
13 Jul 2007 15:44
June every year is very special for Cape Town's children with cancer, for that is when CHOC, Childhood Cancer Foundation, hosts a Christmas in June celebration - just for them and their families.
13 Jul 2007 15:41
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