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OneDayOnly dedicates 26 March to proudly SA suppliersArticle

Daily deals online retailer OneDayOnly has launched a dedicated Shop Local Shop day on Friday, 26 March 2021, a gesture of support for proudly South African suppliers and manufacturers after what's been a tough year for most.

23 Mar 2021

Credit: Proudly South African
Buy Local Summit & Expo goes virtual this MarchArticle

The 9th annual Buy Local Summit & Expo is being held virtually between 8-10 March this year. The event is hosted by Proudly South African, the country's official buy local advocacy campaign...

4 Mar 2021

Buy local this festive season, for the sake of SA's economyArticle

People who loosen their purse strings during the upcoming holiday season and buy local instead of imported products could help improve South Africa's economic outlook...

25 Nov 2020

Connecting with the new natural haircare consumer
Connecting with the new natural haircare consumerArticle

Welcome in the era of the naturalista - the woman who owns her natural beauty and is driving the ever-evolving landscape of natural hair and beauty categories, globally...

Taryn Gill 10 Nov 2020

Shoppers urged to buy local on Black Friday
Shoppers urged to buy local on Black FridayArticle

With the annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza just over two weeks away, Proudly South African has urged shoppers to mainly purchase locally manufactured products...

10 Nov 2020

Calls for South Africans to buy local to reignite growth
Calls for South Africans to buy local to reignite growthArticle

If South Africa is to adopt the right localisation policy at a larger scale, about 3.2 percentage points could be added to the country's annual GDP, says President Cyril Ramaphosa...

16 Oct 2020

Proudly South African eyes loyalty plan
Proudly South African eyes loyalty planArticle

Proudly South African, which encourages the consumption of locally produced products, was in talks with retailers and banks to launch a loyalty programme that would provide rebates to buyers of local products, the organisation's chief executive Leslie Sedibe said on Tuesday, 11 February.

12 Feb 2014

Buy South African olive oil and support CANSA
Buy South African olive oil and support CANSAArticle

The South African olive oil estate, Olyfberg, will donate R2 to cancer research on the sale of every litre of its Extra Virgin Olive Oil, carrying the CANSA Smart Choice sticker on the bottle. The estate is situated on the Breede River in the Western Cape, producing high quality, hand-picked, affordable olive products.

4 Apr 2013

Aki Kalliatakis
'Hiking boot Christmas' on the cardsArticle

'Hiking boots' could feature high on the Christmas list of walkabout consumers this year as price hikes and sky-high petrol prices get them trudging round stores in a quest for bargains rather than little luxuries.

Aki Kalliatakis 6 Dec 2012

Chris Moerdyk
Does proudly South African mean buy South African?Article

I always find it amusing when a national furore is created by a sporting body's decision to source clothing and equipment overseas. Like our official sports confederation and Olympic Games body, SASCOC, did a few weeks ago when it announced that our Olympic Games kit would be supplied from China.

Chris Moerdyk: @chrismoerdyk 11 Apr 2012

IWMSA urges public against over-consumption during Easter
IWMSA urges public against over-consumption during EasterArticle

There have been many calls of late to support local businesses over holiday seasons, to buy South African, and to think outside of the box when it comes to our behaviour as consumers. The Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) adds its voice to these nationwide pleas and urges all to reduce excessive Easter waste wherever possible.

2 Apr 2012

Flag keeps flying
Flag keeps flyingArticle

The Draftfcb campaign Keep Flying (KF) initiative has taken off well with the ad industry, corporates, media owners, NGOs and the public taking this open source concept and running with it.

26 Jul 2010

IMC: keep the flag flying on Fridays
IMC: keep the flag flying on FridaysArticle

In keeping with the spirit of the last month, the Keep Flying campaign has broadened with the launch of the Fly the Flag Fridays initiative by the International Marketing Council of South Africa (IMC). It has also filtered down to even small family businesses such as the Cooking Bear in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands.

13 Jul 2010

Wine Tourism Handbook 2010 now availableArticle

The Wine Tourism Handbook's 2010 edition has been launchedans is endorsed by Cape Town Routes Unlimited. It's also available at major local and international tourism trade shows,, leading booksellers, as well as through wine farms and hotels throughout South Africa, priced at R110.

28 Oct 2009

Kloovenburg Wine and Olive Estate awarded gold
Kloovenburg Wine and Olive Estate awarded goldArticle

Kloovenburg Wine and Olive Estate has been honoured with gold once again for their exceptional olive oil. The Estate's Cold Extracted Extra Virgin Olive Oil took home top honours in the Commercial Class at the recent 2009 SA Olive Awards.

22 Sep 2009

EC tea estate gets R16m lifelineArticle

Trouble is brewing once again for Magwa tea estate in Lusikisiki which had to be bailed out to the tune of R16 million by the Eastern Cape government.

Siya Miti 8 May 2009

Cosatu urges shoppers to buy localArticle

Shoppers must buy locally-produced products, trade union federation Cosatu says.

4 Dec 2008

New initiative pushes the ‘Buy South African' messageArticle

A new initiative to encourage government and business to “buy South African” more actively has been launched.

23 Aug 2007

New initiative pushes ‘Buy South African' messageArticle

A new initiative to encourage Government and business to “buy South African” more actively was launched earlier this week in Cape Town.

23 Aug 2007

Chris Moerdyk
Has Proudly SA promise lost its relevance?Article

It is not in the least bit surprising that Government seems to have lost interest in the Proudly South African organisation because for some time now it has seemed to me that the concentration has been more on money than loyalty. It has also been quite confusing.

Chris Moerdyk 27 Jun 2007

Ten ways to celebrate our heritage Article

The Oxford dictionary defines heritage as "what is or may be inherited and a portion allotted to anyone". September is Heritage Month in South Africa and it is every South African's right to embrace and celebrate being proudly South Africa! The International Marketing Council (IMC) gives readers 10 reasons how to and wishes all our readers a Happy Heritage Day and enjoy the long weekend!

22 Sep 2004

Proudly South African announces new advertising agenciesArticle

Proudly South African has announced the appointment of two new advertising agencies to increase consumer awareness and support of this popular "buy South African" initiative.

13 Mar 2003

Unwembi Communications to produce Proudly SA's Buyer's GuideArticle

Proudly South African has awarded the tender for the campaign's first buyer's guide - a comprehensive list of products and services to encourage decision-makers in the private and public sectors to buy South African.

25 Feb 2003

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