City of Cape Town opens second electric vehicle charging station
City of Cape Town opens second electric vehicle charging station

The City of Cape Town (CoCT) has opened its second public electric vehicle (EV) charging station. The station is situated in the parking area of the Somerset West Civic Centre. "E-mobility offers the city and its residents an opportunity to create a healthier, more inclusive metro. As a proactive climate change response, it will help enable our Covid-19 recovery," said the CoCT in a statement.

31 Mar 2021

eNCA news anchor Jeremy Maggs resigns
eNCA news anchor Jeremy Maggs resigns

Jeremy Maggs, who has been in the media industry for over 30 years, has resigned from eNCA with immediate effect.

27 Mar 2021

Jameson makes surprise move into beauty with Beatha skincare line
Jameson makes surprise move into beauty with Beatha skincare line

Jameson Irish Whiskey has announced the unexpected launch of a skincare range called Beatha.

27 Mar 2021

EXCLUSIVE: M&C Saatchi Abel announces three key leadership appointments
EXCLUSIVE: M&C Saatchi Abel announces three key leadership appointments

M&C Saatchi Abel has appointed Keke Mahlelebe, Mohlalifi Lentsoane and Illé Potgieter into three key leadership roles across its Cape Town and Johannesburg offices.

23 Mar 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Natasha Maharaj, marketing director at Distell, takes us behind Distell's brand campaigns
EXCLUSIVE: Natasha Maharaj, marketing director at Distell, takes us behind Distell's brand campaigns

Natasha Maharaj is a commercial brand crafter with global experience in Fortune 500 consumer goods companies. Her career path has taken her from South Africa to Switzerland and Singapore, and exposed her to a range of brands, cultures and markets in Asia, Latin America and Europe. With over 16 years experience in marketing and a demonstrated track record of developing and executing integrated marketing plans end to end, Maharaj is strong at generating profitable growth through innovation and the development of portfolios anchored on consumer preference and segmentation.

By Evan-Lee Courie 18 Mar 2021

EskomSePush app suspended from Google Play Store
EskomSePush app suspended from Google Play Store

According to a report by MyBroadband, EskomSePush, a well-known loadshedding app, has been removed from the Google Play Store. Herman Maritz, the co-founder of the app, tweeted a screenshot yesterday, 14 March, of an email from Google saying that the app has been removed. It's no longer available for download from the app store as well.

15 Mar 2021

Mr Price Group to buy Yuppiechef
Mr Price Group to buy Yuppiechef

Mr Price Group has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of privately-owned homeware retailer Yuppiechef. The purchase consideration will be settled entirely in cash, and the Yuppiechef management team will continue to run the business with the support of the Mr Price executive team.

15 Mar 2021

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