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Clicks is now an eBucks rewards partner
Clicks is now an eBucks rewards partner

FNB has announced Clicks as its new health & beauty eBucks rewards partner, after FNB's partnership with Dis-Chem ended recently...

2 days ago

Dietician tips for #Covid-19 food shopping and preparation
Dietician tips for #Covid-19 food shopping and preparation

Here's some advice from registered dietitians and Adsa (Association for Dietetics in South Africa) spokespeople, Jessica Byrne and Retha Harmse...

Issued by Association for Dietetics in South Africa 2 days ago

Covid-19 and competition law: clothes, coffee shops, care services and more
Covid-19 and competition law: clothes, coffee shops, care services and more

What businesses in the retail sector need to know about competition law in the time of Covid-19...

By Cara du Plessis and Tenisha Burslem-Rotheroe 31 Mar 2020

Takealot resumes trade to deliver essentials during lockdown
Takealot resumes trade to deliver essentials during lockdown

Takealot.com reopened for trade on 30 March, to focus on the sale and delivery of essential goods as authorised and prescribed by the South African Government...

31 Mar 2020

LVMH makes free sanitiser for French hospitals during Covid-19 outbreak
LVMH makes free sanitiser for French hospitals during Covid-19 outbreak

LVMH will begin producing hand disinfectant gel at three factories belonging to its perfume and cosmetics unit, for distribution to French hospitals...

16 Mar 2020

These are SA's favourite loyalty programmes for 2019/20
These are SA's favourite loyalty programmes for 2019/20

Clicks ClubCard remains the most used loyalty programme in South Africa, followed by Pick n Pay Smart Shopper and Dis-Chem Benefit...

13 Mar 2020

New online store dedicated to all things Rooibos
New online store dedicated to all things Rooibos

Rooibos Limited, SA's largest producer and distributor of Rooibos to local and international markets, has launched an online store...

12 Mar 2020

Global artist Raine Tauber's top 5 runway make-up trends
Global artist Raine Tauber's top 5 runway make-up trends

Raine Tauber, global make-up artist and talent director at creative talent agency LMDA, will once again spearhead the make-up artist team at the AFI Fashion Week in Cape Town...

11 Mar 2020

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South Africa hits Google with searches for 'face masks' and 'hand sanitizer'

If you're heading to the shops to stock up on supplies this weekend, it could be a busy one. According to data from Google, South Africans will be on the hunt for face masks and hand sanitiser...

By Andy Walker 9 Mar 2020

#DI2020: How Sho Madjozi brought traditional Tsonga xibelani into 2020
#DI2020: How Sho Madjozi brought traditional Tsonga xibelani into 2020

In a session that explained how she has changed the SA fashion and music game alike, proudly Tsonga performer Sho Madjozi took to the Design indaba stage as the first official speaker of the 25th edition of the conference, with a strong focus on the history and future of xibelani that proved why she's the ultimate inspiration...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Feb 2020

Newsmaker: Gareth McPherson to lead Virgin Active's new marketing strategy
Newsmaker: Gareth McPherson to lead Virgin Active's new marketing strategy

With Virgin Active's turnaround well underway, the latest addition sees Gareth McPherson from Publicis Machine join the club as CMO...

By Jessica Tennant 21 Feb 2020

Curl Chemistry: A homegrown natural haircare brand by Liesl Katzen
Curl Chemistry: A homegrown natural haircare brand by Liesl Katzen

Liesl Katzen struggled to find haircare products that adequately cared for her natural curly hair, so she decided to make her own...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 21 Feb 2020

Avon teams up with David Tlale to launch range of fashion accessories
Avon teams up with David Tlale to launch range of fashion accessories

Avon has collaborated with South African designer David Tlale to produce a collection of fashion accessories that will be exclusive to Avon customers...

19 Feb 2020

Pockets of CPG growth found amid squeezed consumer spending
Pockets of CPG growth found amid squeezed consumer spending

Like many business sectors in the country, the South African retail industry is battling the effects of stagnant GDP growth and constrained consumer spending...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 4 Feb 2020

Over R2m worth of LifeStyles Condoms donated to Dis-Chem Foundation
Over R2m worth of LifeStyles Condoms donated to Dis-Chem Foundation

LifeStyles Healthcare, a global leader in the sexual wellness sector, has donated more than R2m worth of LifeStyles Condoms to the Dis-Chem foundation who in turn will be distributing the condoms to various NGO's across South Africa...

Issued by ACDOCO SA 29 Jan 2020

The Entertainer launches 2020 offers & early-bird discounted SA bundles
The Entertainer launches 2020 offers & early-bird discounted SA bundles

The Entertainer's 2020 South African bundle is now available to purchase. The global digital lifestyle brand unveiled its 2020 products with offers in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria and Durban...

27 Jan 2020

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#BizTrends2020: Imagine the impossible

In order to stay in business, one needs to stay abreast with technology and remain up to date with the latest innovations...

By Odette van der Haar 24 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: The rise of afro-natural beauty as an advertising trend
#BizTrends2020: The rise of afro-natural beauty as an advertising trend

Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the fairest of them all?...

By Josephine Sebesho 20 Jan 2020

L'Oréal's Perso device delivers personalised, on-demand skincare and make-up
L'Oréal's Perso device delivers personalised, on-demand skincare and make-up

L'Oréal has revealed Perso, an AI-powered 3-in-1 device for personalised at-home skincare and cosmetics...

15 Jan 2020

Angela Cretu appointed CEO of Avon
Angela Cretu appointed CEO of Avon

Romanian-born Angela Cretu has been named Avon's CEO, succeeding Jan Zijderveld...

6 Jan 2020

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Africa's first dedicated Organic and Natural Products Expo

South African Trade Promotions has announced the launch of Africa's first dedicated Organic and Natural Products Expo scheduled for May 2020 in Johannesburg...

24 Dec 2019

Natura &Co's Avon acquisition gets the go-ahead
Natura &Co's Avon acquisition gets the go-ahead

Brazilian cosmetics group Natura &Co has received all regulatory approvals required to complete its acquisition of Avon Products...

20 Dec 2019

#BestofBiz 2019: Retail
#BestofBiz 2019: Retail

Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Retail site over the past year...

17 Dec 2019

Clicks enhances beauty offering with new store concept
Clicks enhances beauty offering with new store concept

Clicks is enhancing its beauty experience, beginning with the launch of a new concept store in Fourways, Johannesburg...

10 Dec 2019

Mr Price launches own Scarlet Hill beauty collection
Mr Price launches own Scarlet Hill beauty collection

South African retailer Mr Price has just launched its own beauty brand named Scarlet Hill. The new product offering comprises over 200 products across 8 categories...

5 Dec 2019

Lee-Ann Liebenberg launches new health and wellness brand
Lee-Ann Liebenberg launches new health and wellness brand

Lee-Ann Liebenberg is launching a new health and wellness brand called DR+SWISS, a range of products that contains premium CBD oils sourced from Switzerland, into the South African market...

Issued by OnPoint PR 28 Nov 2019

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#OrchidsandOnions: Less toil and trouble?

Intriguing: Washing up liquid goes toe-to-toe with one of the big guns but thumbs down to Old Mutual, who has done little for its image in recent times...

By Brendan Seery 26 Nov 2019

Why retailers should harness the power of influencers
Why retailers should harness the power of influencers

With the ever-growing influence of, well, influencers on consumers, retailers are increasingly looking for ways to tap into their power...

26 Nov 2019

20 awarded in regional L'Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Young Talent Awards
20 awarded in regional L'Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Young Talent Awards

Twenty women researchers from 15 countries in the Sub-Saharan African region were recently awarded in the 2019 Young Talent Awards as part of the L'Oréal-UNESCO Women in Science programme...

25 Nov 2019

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