The World Meteorological Organisation has referred to the ongoing El Niño as the strongest experienced in 15 years. Responsible for heavy rains in South America and forest fires in Indonesia, it has resulted in far below-average rainfall, and very high temperatures in Southern Africa adversely affecting agriculture in the region.
By Sindy Peters 4 Feb 2016 07:21
Burger King has committed to switching to 100 percent cage-free eggs, eliminating eggs produced by hens confined in cages from its egg supply chain.
3 Feb 2016 09:51
Having executed several projects in Ghana, Mauritius, the Seychelles and Australia - where it will be opening an office in April, specialist hospitality interior design agency Design Partnership (DP) has shifted its focus from predominantly local business to service exports.
By Jessica Taylor 3 Feb 2016 08:15
Adrian Naude, Pick n Pay's marketing director, explains just how Brand Match fulfils Pick n Pay's commitment to saving customers time and money and why John Robbie was selected as a specific ambassador in this regard, given carte blanche in investigating the efficacy of the promise...
By Leigh Andrews 2 Feb 2016 06:00
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
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc, an interactive retailer of customised stuffed animals, recently announced South Africa as a new international franchisee.
13 Jul 2007 15:38
Backsberg has become the first wine producer in South Africa and one of only three in the world to gain carbon-neutral status by sequestrating its carbon emissions.
13 Jul 2007 15:33
Forming part of the AVI People Development Strategy, the well-known fast moving consumer goods company has launched an internal training initiative, Siyakhula meaning ‘We are growing'.
13 Jul 2007 14:59
When you least expect it, Go Banking, brought to you by Nedbank in association with Pick ‘n Pay, has been seen across the country at major intersections and shopping malls.
13 Jul 2007 14:56
Leopard's Leap Wines, which recently leapt the Atlantic and secured four listings in Canada, has announced plans to strengthen its presence locally as well.
13 Jul 2007 14:51
Bio-Oil recently teamed up with Primedia Unlimited subsidiary, X/procure, to launch an online competition direct to the pharmaceutical industry, using X/procure's electronic ordering software.
21 Jun 2007 09:53