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Random Pep customers to benefit from new Lay-by Buddy initiative

Pep Stores has kickstarted the initiative with a R1m contribution...

25 Jun 2020

5 ways to help fight menstrual poverty in SA

After Grade 12 and 7 pupils headed back to school in the second week of June 2020, some of them have more than catching up with the academic year on their plates...

By Lindiwe Nkuna 24 Jun 2020

Coca-Cola Africa commits $17m in response to Covid-19

Across Africa and in partnership with NGOs, Coca-Cola in Africa has been deploying a range of resources to support governments, communities and local economies in their urgent efforts to contain the spread and impact of the coronavirus since its outbreak on the continent...

19 Jun 2020

PepsiCo commits $400m in support of racial justice and equality

PepsiCo CEO and chairman Ramon Laguarta announced on Twitter the CPG conglomerate's commitment to doing their part to help dismantle the systemic racial barriers that block social and economic progress for Black people in the US.

17 Jun 2020

Covid-19 pandemic: Should brands be doing more?

Are the health and safety standards at stores in lower-income areas as high as they are in affluent areas? In brief, no...

By Richard Wells 17 Jun 2020

Converse peace initiative selects African artists Fhatuwani Mukheli, Sindiso Nyoni

Converse, through engaging communities of artists from all around the world, has launched the "Peace Campaign" initiative.

16 Jun 2020

CEO Luc-Olivier Marquet on Unilever's response to Covid-19

Many Unilever brands form part of South Africans' everyday defence against the coronavirus...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 15 Jun 2020

Woolworths donates R700,000 worth of product to healthcare facilities

Woolworths has announced its donation of R700,000 worth of bedding and towels to public healthcare facilities in South Africa...

10 Jun 2020

UCook Food Fund raises over R1m to help fight hunger during Covid-19 pandemic

The UCook Food Fund, launched to help fight hunger resulting from the Covid-19 outbreak and resultant lockdown in South Africa, has raised over R1m...

8 Jun 2020

P&G donates R2.5m in hygiene products to those vulnerable during the pandemic

Proctor & Gamble (P&G) South Africa has donated R2.5m in hygiene products to the Department for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities...

8 Jun 2020

aQuellé Kindness Map plots acts of kindness during lockdown

Water manufacturer aQuellé has launched the aQuellé Kindness Map, an interactive digital map which aims to keep tabs on national acts of kindness towards those impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown...

8 Jun 2020

Sokowatch e-voucher scheme delivers relief to Kenya's vulnerable

East African startup Sokowatch has launched an e-voucher scheme to help ensure that essential food and goods are available, free of charge, to vulnerable families...

5 Jun 2020

Webinar: How to change the food system - perspectives from consumer cooperatives

The webinar unpacked the experiences of consumer cooperatives and explored the rise of mutual aid societies and food relief initiatives during the Covid-19 crisis...

5 Jun 2020

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