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  • Zara's latest store concept is coming to Cape Town
    Fashion retailer Zara is currently refurbishing and enlarging its flagship store at Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre in Cape Town in order to make it the brand's newest concept store in South Africa, offering a fully integrated experience with
  • The Radio Awards 2021 finalists
    The Radio Awards honours outstanding achievements across Campus, Community, Public Broadcast, and Commercial radio, setting benchmarks for all stations and professionals to strive towards. Finalists for the general categories have been announced.
  • Pick n Pay's exclusive lease agreements coming to an end
    Supermarkets that are privately-owned and controlled by historically disadvantaged persons (HDP) can immediately access letting space in all shopping centres where a Pick n Pay store has exclusivity provisions in its lease agreement.
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#StartupStory: Aquasky's Brendan Williamson on extracting water from the clear blue sky

Necessity breeds innovation, and this was certainly the case during Cape Town's 2017/18 drought when dam levels reached alarming levels...

By Sindy Peters 10 Jun 2021

#StartupStory: How Kgaugelo Mogapi is paying it forward through Kele Engineering and Construction

After almost 20 years of work experience in leading and growing organisations in the mining and engineering industries, Kgaugelo Mogapi decided to establish her own business...

By Sindy Peters 9 Jun 2021

#StartupStory: Bettr.App, a new culture of money in Africa

Bettr.App, is set to merge the worlds of gaming, content creation and banking....

By Evan-Lee Courie 7 Jun 2021

#YouthMatters: Courtney Hodgson chats founding quirky SA brand Kiffkak

Twenty-two-year-old Courtney Hodgon chats about founding Kiffkak - a tongue-in-cheek, proudly South African apparel and product range - at such a young age, winning a Loerie and her advice for aspiring creatives...

By Ruth Cooper 7 Jun 2021

#StartupStory: EF-Active, a cost-conscious and sustainable hygiene business

At the height of the 2020 global coronavirus pandemic, a quality, cost-conscious and sustainable hygiene business, EF-Active, was born...

By Evan-Lee Courie 26 May 2021

#StartupStory: How, with TLC, Wendy Nwankwo found success in The Living Collective

Wendy Nwankwo is the founder of The Living Collective, a full-service self-catering accommodation rental company with properties in KwaZulu-Natal...

By Sindy Peters 21 May 2021

#StartupStory: BlueAvo to tackle inequality in the media industry

South African startup BlueAvo has been shortlisted for the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation...

By Evan-Lee Courie 13 Apr 2021

#StartupStory: Just Exists... to tell genuine African brand stories

Just Exists was formed to showcase local talents and bridge the gap between disenfranchised youth creatives and corporates, making a tangible impact in their potential career paths and creating memorable work in the process...

By Jessica Tennant 12 Apr 2021

#StartupStory: Crowd-sourced safety platform SOSS steps up in fight against GBV

Looking to help curb the number of GBV cases and assist those at risk, Thabo Nonkenge and his business partners have developed SOSS...

By Sindy Peters 7 Apr 2021

#StartupStory: New bicycle app delivery service to disrupt the logistics landscape

App delivery service Dash Deliveries is a new way to move your parcels from A to B with zero emissions...

By Robin Fredericks 24 Mar 2021

#StartupStory: LegitLaw - the new self-service platform for basic business contracts

In the era of digitalisation, automation and self-help services, the legal sector has been slow to transform. LegitLaw is changing that with the launch of its legal tech-meets-online shopping platform...

By Shan Radcliffe 18 Mar 2021

#StartupStory: Yakha, an online marketplace for the local built environment

Fresh to the local startup scene is Yakha, a new digital marketplace for the African built environment which aims to simplify...

By Sindy Peters 17 Mar 2021

#StartupStory: Walk In Freedom aims to create more female entrepreneurs

The alarming loss of jobs during 2020 and the growing unemployment rate is what inspired Danielle Marais to open the doors of a non-profit organisation by the name of Walk In Freedom...

By Evan-Lee Courie 12 Mar 2021

#StartupStory: Proptech platform Reslocate connects students with student accommodation

Lucas Tsholofelo Mohaswa saw a gap in the student accommodation market and promptly set to work on Reslocate, the latest local proptech platform to hit the market...

By Sindy Peters 11 Mar 2021

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