Is franchising services the silver lining in a stagnant economy?
Is franchising services the silver lining in a stagnant economy?

The appeal of franchising is widespread. While other businesses often struggle to keep a positive cash flow in times of stunted economic activity, franchising remains resilient and typically shows positive growth rates. This is particularly true for the franchising services category which comprises 27% of the total franchising industry and has a combined turnover in excess of R133 billion per annum.

By Sybrand Bezuidenhout 1 day ago

Vote now for Women in ICT - Partnership for Change Awards
Vote now for Women in ICT - Partnership for Change Awards

The second edition of the Women in ICT - Partnership for Change Awards, hosted by MTN in partnership with Kagiso Media and ITWeb's Brainstorm, is open for nominations from and for eligible female professionals working in the information and communication technologies (ICT) sector.

20 Jul 2017

Focus on high data costs
Focus on high data costs

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) is consulting the National Consumer Commission and the Competition Commission to find ways in which mobile data can be made more affordable.

19 Jul 2017

#CSIMonth: SA businesses need to take responsibility for the impact of their products, services
#CSIMonth: SA businesses need to take responsibility for the impact of their products, services

Itec SA, a digital and communications solutions provider, earlier this year announced the expansion of its Carbon Neutral programme. The aim behind the initiative is to reduce its customers' printing-related carbon footprint by offsetting this through sustainability specialists and partner impactChoice.

By Sindy Peters 19 Jul 2017