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

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

Robin Fredericks 23 Mar 2021

UCT GSB MBA alumnus receives international recognition for social impact work
UCT GSB MBA alumnus receives international recognition for social impact workArticle

UCT GSB MBA alumnus Alforde Charumbira has been honoured in the AACSB's Influential Leaders challenge...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 26 Feb 2021

Making distribution digital
Making distribution digitalArticle

Andrew Moodley, chief digital officer at Axiz, has spearheaded the launch of a platform that he hopes will not just digitally transform Axiz, but will be the foundation used across parts of the distribution company's parent group Alviva...

Issued by Axiz 8 Oct 2020

Do things differently to gain competitive advantage
Do things differently to gain competitive advantageArticle

As organisations become increasingly more complex, there are now more moving parts in your business than ever before...

28 Feb 2020

Report reveals no immunity from cyber attacks
Report reveals no immunity from cyber attacksArticle

Check Point Research has published its 2020 Cyber Security Report which reveals the key attack vectors and techniques...

17 Jan 2020

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Playfre adds 2 new distribution servicesArticle

Playfre, Africa's first music streaming platform, has launched a new service called SongRoute...

7 Oct 2019

The APO-Getty strategic partnership was acknowledged with a photo of Lee Martin, Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Development at Getty Images, and Lionel Reina, CEO of APO Group, displayed on the NASDAQ Tower in New York's Time Square. The NASDAQ Tower is considered the most visible LED video display in Times Square and is one of the most valuable advertising spaces in the world.
APO partners with Getty Images to raise profile of Africa's storyArticle

Getty Images and APO Group announce strategic partnership to provide innovative and integrated text, photo and video services to companies operating in Africa and the Middle East...

4 Jun 2019

Publiseer partners with Google Play Books
Publiseer partners with Google Play BooksArticle

Google is looking for ways to support the publishing requests that it receives in Africa and is partnering with Publiseer to support Google's digital book distribution services...

9 Jan 2019

IATA, Ipagoo demonstrate success with first IATA Pay transaction
IATA, Ipagoo demonstrate success with first IATA Pay transactionArticle

IATA Pay is an industry-supported initiative to develop a new payment option for consumers when purchasing a ticket directly from an airline website...

9 Jan 2019

The millennial workforce has driven the evolution of tech
The millennial workforce has driven the evolution of techArticle

With the war for eyeballs, attention spans and airtime ongoing, the media has taken to broadly denouncing millennials in clickbait articles...

21 Nov 2018

Takealot to now stock LaCie - leading global data storage solutions brand
Takealot to now stock LaCie - leading global data storage solutions brandArticle

LaCie products, differentiated by their sleek design and unmatched technical performance, are now available from one of South Africa's leading online stores, takealot.com...

Issued by Ninety9cents 28 Sep 2018

Logistics profitability lags due to skills shortage
Logistics profitability lags due to skills shortageArticle

A shortage of specialised skills that operate the technology optimising the distribution of goods to customers is threatening even the best efforts at scaling operational capability...

17 Jan 2018

Dodgy liquor sold in townships
Dodgy liquor sold in townshipsArticle

Cheap alcoholic drinks with vague labels and unspecified contents are being sold in townships in violation of liquor laws...

Laura Bratton 23 Oct 2017

Verda Maluleka stands next to her stock at her LDP
CCBSA's innovative route to market creating opportunities for female entrepreneursArticle

Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa have realised the benefits of utilising informal markets as an alternative distribution channel and it has seen an impressive growth of female-led LDP's across the business...

16 Aug 2017

Could using stainless steel save SA millions in water losses?
Could using stainless steel save SA millions in water losses?Article

With South Africa experiencing stage two and three water restrictions following its worst drought in decades, the spotlight falls on how to reduce leakages and maintenance costs and preserve our already strained water resources into the long-term future...

22 Feb 2017

Johnson Kanamagire
APO competition has a winnerArticle

Rwandan journalist Johnson Kanamagire wins APO competition trip to Dubai…

7 Feb 2017

What power does a chairperson hold in a disciplinary appeal?
What power does a chairperson hold in a disciplinary appeal?Article

Employers often miss out on the opportunity to prescribe important powers to chairpersons especially for internal appeals. This failure may later prove detrimental to the disciplinary process...

Michael Yeates and Bheki Nhlapho 5 Sep 2016

Stainless steel shows high value potential in municipal water delivery
Stainless steel shows high value potential in municipal water deliveryArticle

A 30-year case study has shown how stainless steel piping is non-corrosive, features sophisticated corrugated joints which prevent leakage and sophisticated leak detection monitoring systems...

14 Jul 2016

Sasol Wax
Imperial wins Sasol wax contractArticle

Goldfields Logistics, and Imperial Logistics group company, has been awarded a three-year warehousing and distribution services contract for wax products...

13 May 2016

Press release syndication
Press release syndicationArticle

A grossly misunderstood phrase, 'syndication'...

Marisa Louw 25 Apr 2016

Proposed regulation against OTT internet services - debate continues
Proposed regulation against OTT internet services - debate continuesArticle

Over-the-top (OTT) internet services bypass traditional (regulated) means of distribution of media, content and communications and are generally, if not always, lower in cost...

Baker & McKenzie, Johannesburg, ICT Team 2 Mar 2016

SA's DTT roll-out looms
SA's DTT roll-out loomsArticle

Sentech, the state-owned broadcasting signal distributor, has been mandated by the South African government to build and roll-out the national digital terrestrial television...

17 Dec 2015

Etihad Airways and TCA Abu Dhabi signs MOU to promote tourism
Etihad Airways and TCA Abu Dhabi signs MOU to promote tourismArticle

Etihad Airways signed a Memorandum of Understanding with both the TCA Abu Dhabi and with Miral Asset Management to promote the global tourism appeal of Abu Dhabi...

11 Nov 2015

Competition Commission approves steel merger with conditions
Competition Commission approves steel merger with conditionsArticle

On 11 June 2015, the Competition Commission conditionally approved an intermediate merger between Hebei Iron and Steel Group Co. Limited (Hebei) and Duferno International Trading Holding SA (Duferno)...

Naasha Loopoo 10 Jul 2015

Position of employees when outsourcing services are terminated
Position of employees when outsourcing services are terminatedArticle

There is no question that outsourcing is an effective service model which allows for core business focus and often results in reduced costs and improved efficiencies...

Simone Gill and Mukelo Ngobese 23 Feb 2015

Lavazza to be exclusively distributed by AVI in South Africa
Lavazza to be exclusively distributed by AVI in South AfricaArticle

Forming part of its growth coffee growth strategy, both locally and across key African markets, AVI Limited, through its retail division Entyce Beverages and its out-of-home service division Ciro, has secured the exclusive distribution rights to Lavazza, one of the world's largest single espresso brand.

30 Sep 2014

LRA and transfer of employees in outsourcing arrangements
LRA and transfer of employees in outsourcing arrangementsArticle

To what extent, if any, can employees be transferred from one employer to another in circumstances where an outsourcing arrangement is terminated with one service provider and another outsourcing arrangement for the provision of the same services is entered into with a new service provider?

Jacques van Wyk and Andre van Heerden 19 Sep 2014

Leana Engelbrecht
Competition Commission appeals against Tribunal's findingArticle

On 24 March 2014, the Competition Tribunal issued its reasons in respect of a matter concerning the distribution systems of South African Breweries Limited (SAB). SAB contracts with distributors for the distribution of its products on terms that grant these distributors exclusive territories for the distribution of SAB products at a distribution fee (in the form of a discount on the retail price).

Leana Engelbrecht 4 Jun 2014

Amended Credit Bill will assist consumers
Amended Credit Bill will assist consumersArticle

Although the National Credit Amendments Bill has been signed into law by the president, it can only come into effect once regulations have been published addressing and regulating certain sections.

2 Jun 2014

Give your piece a chance with a Biz Press Office
Give your piece a chance with a Biz Press OfficeArticle

According to ongoing research by UK-based CMO institute, confidence in the effectiveness of content marketing is spurring 60% of marketers to devote increased budgets to this form of promotion year-on-year. Here's why content marketing should be an integral part of a communications campaign strategy.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 16 Apr 2014

Blue Label Telecoms diluted earnings up to 63.19c
Blue Label Telecoms diluted earnings up to 63.19cArticle

Telecommunications operator Blue Label Telecoms on Tuesday (20 August) reported a 3.6% rise in diluted headline earnings per share (HEPS)‚ to 63.19c for the year to May.

21 Aug 2013

e.tv signs Memorandum of Understanding for DTT
e.tv signs Memorandum of Understanding for DTTArticle

e.tv and Sentech have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the appointment of national transmission provider Sentech to provide signal distribution services to e.tv for its digital terrestrial television ("DTT") services.

Issued by eMedia 19 Aug 2013

SAB justifies its distribution model
SAB justifies its distribution modelArticle

South African Breweries (SAB) gave its appointed distributors exclusive territories‚ shielding them from competition from its own depots‚ in an effort to ensure their sustainability in exchange for the investments they were asked to make in terms of land‚ buildings and vehicles‚ SAB's distribution services manager testified this week.

Amanda Visser 1 Aug 2013

Norway's Norfund invests USD10m in Chayton AtlasArticle

Norway's Norfund is investing $10m in Chayton Atlas Investments‚ the commercial agricultural company in which South African investment holding group PSG is the controlling shareholder‚ after it this year bought a stake of 93% for over R276m.

Sure Kamhunga 3 Oct 2012

Television tops for US online video viewing: NPDArticle

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Online video fans in the United States prefer big screen televisions to computers when it comes to viewing, according to a report released Tuesday by NPD Group.

27 Sep 2012

Clover still has its eye on the rest of AfricaArticle

Despite concentrating on activities in SA‚ dairy products company Clover still has an eye on opportunities in Africa‚ CE Johann Vorster said on Tuesday, 11 September 2012.

Annaleigh Vallie 12 Sep 2012

New members join board of Financial Planning Institute
New members join board of Financial Planning InstituteArticle

The Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI) has announced the appointment of three new non-executive directors of the institute for a two-year term. They are Logie Govender, David Thomson, and Natasja Norval Hart. They will replace the outgoing Raymond Snyders, Kathrin Franz and Nasrat Edoo Sirkissoon.

16 Aug 2012

Medshield enters the short-term insurance marketArticle

Broker partners of Medshield Distribution Services will shortly be able to offer quotes for short-term insurance cover to their clients. Direct clients of Medshield will also be able to obtain quotes through their regional Medshield office.

23 Apr 2012

Controversy as Kenya Today newspaper closes shopArticle

The weekly government newspaper Kenya Today, which was jointly published by the departments of Information and Communications, ceased operations on Friday, 16 December 2011, three years after it was launched.

19 Dec 2011

Further supply chain investment for Bidvest
Further supply chain investment for BidvestArticle

A proposed amalgamation of Bidvest-owned Safcor Panalpina and Rennies Distribution Services (RDS), scheduled to take place on 1 December 2011 (subject to the necessary approvals) will create a combined entity with an impressive global service offering, says the new company's MD James Reddy.

10 Oct 2011

Important court win for NCRArticle

The application by Debt Monitoring SA to the North Gauteng High Court to order the National Credit Regulator (NCR) to approve it as a Payment Distribution Agent (PDA) has been dismissed, with costs. This is an important win for the NCR, which confirms that it is entitled to accredit PDAs, as part of the debt review process.

18 Feb 2011

Paarl Media buys Primedia@Home
Paarl Media buys Primedia@HomeArticle

The Paarl Media Group has acquired direct-to-home advertising distributor Primedia@Home, it announced this morning, Tuesday, 1 February 2011. Unconditional approval for the transaction has been granted by the Competition Commission, effective 1 November 2010.

1 Feb 2011

PRFilter - designed to match release to recipient
PRFilter - designed to match release to recipientArticle

LINCOLN, UK: RealWire has announced yesterday, 24 November 2010, its PRFilter, a patent-pending technology that is designed to match releases to recipients on a more personal basis than existing categorisation systems.

25 Nov 2010

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