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Anusol Ointment for internal and external piles
Anusol Ointment for internal and external pilesArticle

Anusol is the UK's number-one-selling piles treatment providing multiple formats and categories to cover different therapeutic needs and consumer preferences...

Issued by ACDOCO SA 6 May 2021

Logistics, supply chains sectors could play crucial role in rebuilding SA economy
Logistics, supply chains sectors could play crucial role in rebuilding SA economyArticle

As much as finding new ways to do business will play a key role in South Africa's economic turnaround strategy, for the country to emerge from the years-long slump exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic it will need to further invest in its cornerstone industries...

4 May 2021

Jobs Connect - expanded workforce development programme - launches in CT
Jobs Connect - expanded workforce development programme - launches in CTArticle

The City of Cape Town yesterday launched the Jobs Connect Workforce Development Programme - a work placement initiative that aims to create job opportunities for Cape Town residents...

29 Apr 2021

Recovery perceived in industrial, retail markets - Q1 2021 FNB Property Broker Survey
Recovery perceived in industrial, retail markets - Q1 2021 FNB Property Broker SurveyArticle

In this report, we discuss the first quarter 2021 results of the rental market component of our FNB Commercial Property Broker Survey...

John Loos 20 Apr 2021

Commercial property shows recovery, not back to pre-lockdown levels - FNB 1Q2021 survey
Commercial property shows recovery, not back to pre-lockdown levels - FNB 1Q2021 surveyArticle

Over 40% of brokers surveyed see office-bound companies revising their office space needs and in many cases downscaling. The planned downscaling is not only due to greater levels of work-from-home, however...

John Loos 25 Mar 2021

#EcommerceDay2021: Manuel Koser on tapping into the potential of digital
#EcommerceDay2021: Manuel Koser on tapping into the potential of digitalArticle

Manuel Koser knows a thing or two about identifying promising digital brands and helping them reach their potential...

Lauren Hartzenberg 12 Mar 2021

#EcommerceDay2021: Eavesdropping on e-tail
#EcommerceDay2021: Eavesdropping on e-tailArticle

OneDayOnly's Matthew Leighton provides some key checkpoints for online retailers operating in the 'infodemic' world...

Matthew Leighton 10 Mar 2021

E-commerce boom inspiring business transformation
E-commerce boom inspiring business transformationArticle

The rise of e-commerce in the country over the past year may have been driven by the pandemic, but it was long overdue...

10 Mar 2021

#EcommerceDay2021: Golden intersection of e-commerce and commercial real estate
#EcommerceDay2021: Golden intersection of e-commerce and commercial real estateArticle

Inospace CEO Rael Levitt unpacks why distribution centres and warehouses are set to become "the new 'hot' property class"...

Rael Levitt 9 Mar 2021

SA's logistics industry battles to regain momentum amidst Covid-19
SA's logistics industry battles to regain momentum amidst Covid-19Article

Overall maritime cargo for January 2021 was down 15% compared to the same time last year, and according to industry body the South African Association of Freight Forwarders, there will be no "quick fix" to the situation...

9 Mar 2021

We're mastering circularity - beyond the beverage industry!
We're mastering circularity - beyond the beverage industry!Article

Mpact Versapak receives the prestigious Petco award for launching a 100% post-consumer recycled PET food punnet...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 2 Mar 2021

Imperial acquires SA e-commerce startup ParcelNinja
Imperial acquires SA e-commerce startup ParcelNinjaArticle

The deal took effect on 1 February and that the acquisition will provide Imperial with warehousing and distribution management in e-commerce...

24 Feb 2021

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Technology and supermarket chains can help strengthen southern Africa's food systemsArticle

Covid-19 restrictions on restaurants and catering have led to supermarkets being the key route to market...

Thando Vilakazi and Namhla Landani 16 Feb 2021

The onus of OHS for temporary employees is on... who?
The onus of OHS for temporary employees is on... who?Article

According to all Acts that pertain to employment, Temporary Employment Service providers are regarded as the employer of any TES worker placed within a given organisation. However, according to the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the TES provider is not regarded as the employer...

Natashia Barnabas 8 Feb 2021

Lesser known property sub-sectors offer hope for battle-scarred investors
Lesser known property sub-sectors offer hope for battle-scarred investorsArticle

Despite the patchy property performance last year, there are still pockets of excellence for the smart investor...

Gary Palmer 8 Feb 2021

Optimising processes is critical to driving continuous improvement in a post-pandemic world
Optimising processes is critical to driving continuous improvement in a post-pandemic worldArticle

The manufacturing, warehousing and logistics sector has faced a number of challenges as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic...

Gean Botha 8 Feb 2021

Jeff Bezos reshaped retail as CEO of Amazon. AP Photo/John Locher
How Bezos and Amazon changed the worldArticle

Amazon announced Jeff Bezos is stepping down as CEO almost 27 years after he founded the company to sell books to customers over dial-up modems...

Venkatesh Shankar 4 Feb 2021

What to expect from the industrial property market in 2021
What to expect from the industrial property market in 2021Article

The industrial property market in 2021 is certainly not an easy one to predict. However, learning from the past year's events...

Tony Bales 4 Feb 2021

Sowing the seeds of industrial farming in Mozambique
Sowing the seeds of industrial farming in MozambiqueArticle

Commercial farming is one of the highest-growth sectors in Mozambique, yet only 16% of land suitable for agriculture is being cultivated...

Grace Goodrich 3 Feb 2021

Pandemic 'jet fuel' for online retail
Pandemic 'jet fuel' for online retailArticle

While online shopping in South Africa was already seeing noteworthy gains before Covid-19 hit, the past 10 months has seen it go through the roof...

Issued by imagineNATION Alliance 29 Jan 2021

PepsiCo aims for net-zero emissions by 2040
PepsiCo aims for net-zero emissions by 2040Article

PepsiCo plans to more than double its science-based climate goal, targeting a reduction of absolute greenhouse gas emissions across its value chain by more than 40% by 2030...

18 Jan 2021

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DHL Global Forwarding invests R126.5m in new SA facilityArticle

The new facility will boast 10,000 square meters of warehousing space, doubling the existing capacity to meet future demand...

13 Jan 2021

Covid-19 in South Africa: what are the key learnings for SMEs?
Covid-19 in South Africa: what are the key learnings for SMEs?Article

Crises force change, and in the case of the Covid-19 pandemic, the world as we knew it was thrust into systemic and abrupt change. In many cases, this change triggered existential threats to organisations, both large and small...

Karl Westvig 9 Dec 2020

Everything must go with innovative new hardware sales platform
Everything must go with innovative new hardware sales platformArticle

Did you know that the average hardware distributor in South Africa carries between R50m and R100m in ageing stock because newer models are already in the market?...

Issued by Digital Kungfu 9 Dec 2020

Are you struggling to keep tabs on the shop staff?
Are you struggling to keep tabs on the shop staff?Article

Retail is not for the weak-hearted. Staff management is often one of the biggest headaches associated with running a successful retail environment...

Michelle Coetzee, Issued by ERSBio 7 Dec 2020

Johnson Controls addresses HVAC skills shortage with learnership programme
Johnson Controls addresses HVAC skills shortage with learnership programmeArticle

With the goal of developing technical skills within the heating, ventilation, and air condition (HVAC) industry, Johnson Controls has rolled out a human capacity development and empowerment programme...

23 Nov 2020

We have enough food to feed everyone, yet the food deficit is widening
We have enough food to feed everyone, yet the food deficit is wideningArticle

South Africa has a net surplus of food as a country - yet food poverty at the household level is widening, and now even more rapidly so because the pandemic is decimating our economy and jobs at an alarming rate..

Andy Du Plessis 17 Nov 2020

5 habits of highly resilient businesses
5 habits of highly resilient businessesArticle

Businesses of all sizes need to get resilient - and quickly. But what does resilience look like?

Lee Naik 10 Nov 2020

How to create seamless customer experiences when it comes to B2B marketing
How to create seamless customer experiences when it comes to B2B marketingArticle

In B2B marketing, creating a seamless customer experience can be a key differentiator or justification for a premium. Just how many brands get this right is unknown...

Claire Denham-Dyson 2 Nov 2020

Traxtion commits to R1.5bn rail investment as part of SA's economic recovery plan
Traxtion commits to R1.5bn rail investment as part of SA's economic recovery planArticle

Traxtion plans to invest a further R14-17bn in locomotives and wagons over the next five years as part of a carefully scaled rolling procurement programme...

27 Oct 2020

Flexibility central in shifting commercial property market
Flexibility central in shifting commercial property marketArticle

Covid-19 and its unprecedented impact on businesses in South Africa has had a significant knock-on effect on the commercial property market...

16 Oct 2020

New online fashion platform StyleMode launches in SA
New online fashion platform StyleMode launches in SAArticle

Powered by Loot.co.za, StyleMode enters the market with a range of brands across apparel, footwear and accessories...

13 Oct 2020

Growth in e-commerce sees positive impact on logistics property sector
Growth in e-commerce sees positive impact on logistics property sectorArticle

With the Deeds Office closed, property transactions effectively ground to a halt during the early days of the Covid-19 lockdown, painting a bleak picture for the future of the property market. However, this negative scenario has largely not materialised in practice...

8 Oct 2020

Charting a course beyond the pandemic for the East African property industry
Charting a course beyond the pandemic for the East African property industryArticle

East Africa has long been a challenging region for property developers to operate in, and not as buoyant as other markets...

Matthew Renshaw 6 Oct 2020

Future of sustainable warehouse operations lies in battery-powered technologies
Future of sustainable warehouse operations lies in battery-powered technologiesArticle

As the global conversation steers towards the need to adapt to the changing business landscape, the pandemic has shed even greater light on the need for industries to be more operationally efficient and cognisant of their environmental footprints...

Chantell Malherbe 5 Oct 2020

White paper identifies critical challenges in Covid-19 logistics
White paper identifies critical challenges in Covid-19 logisticsArticle

With first emergency use authorisations for Covid-19 vaccines expected to be effective in the last quarter of 2020, logistics providers are challenged to rapidly establish medical supply chains to deliver serums of unparalleled amounts of more than ten billion doses worldwide...

2 Oct 2020

New skills needed to manage supply chain distribution
New skills needed to manage supply chain distributionArticle

While organisations have excelled at getting the basics of supply chain right, there are a whole new set of skills they need...

30 Sep 2020

Adapting the supply chain to the 'new normal'
Adapting the supply chain to the 'new normal'Article

Given the uncertainty that we face around the pandemic, it is prudent to embrace this 'new normal'. So how does the supply chain adapt? Mobile technology implementations offer a solution that not only addresses these challenges but also adds significant value to improve efficiency and line of sight throughout the value chain...

Andrew Dawson 23 Sep 2020

Creativity on the march across the retail landscape
Creativity on the march across the retail landscapeArticle

Creativity is on the march across the retail landscape as sector players get to grips with shifting consumer values and influences in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic...

15 Sep 2020

JLL Q2 report notes positive outlook for SA industrial, warehousing sector
JLL Q2 report notes positive outlook for SA industrial, warehousing sectorArticle

According to JLL's latest South Africa Q2 Real Estate report, while the country is witnessing the easing of restrictions, the impact of Covid-19, coupled with economic pressures, continues to create challenges for most corporate real estate sectors...

3 Sep 2020

Maximising on-pack communications
Maximising on-pack communicationsArticle

A label helps consumers make purchasing decisions, improve their experience of the brand and the product, and ensures they remain safe when using the product. But what if a label could do a lot more?...

Issued by Pyrotec 2 Sep 2020

Spike in SA e-commerce could trigger major warehouse space investment
Spike in SA e-commerce could trigger major warehouse space investmentArticle

The Covid-19 crisis has resulted in a massive spike in online sales which could fuel unparalleled growth in e-commerce operations in South Africa, according to Paragon Group director Estelle Meiring...

2 Sep 2020

The imperative to create shared value for Africa through investment in agriculture
The imperative to create shared value for Africa through investment in agricultureArticle

While other industries and sectors may have come to hold greater economic prominence in much of the developed world, in Africa, agriculture remains the most significant economic driver...

Axel Smeulders 27 Aug 2020

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Using agriculture to help boost job creation, investment in MozambiqueArticle

Brazilian investors have expressed interest in Mozambique's agribusiness, given the agro-ecological potential and the promising opportunities that the country offers in this sector.

25 Aug 2020

Media24 partners with eComplete to put your business on the map for e-commerce!
Media24 partners with eComplete to put your business on the map for e-commerce!Article

Five businesses in desperate need of e-commerce infrastructure, stand a chance to win an online set-up to the value of R250,000...

Issued by Media24 Lifestyle 11 Aug 2020

Latest JLL report examines key investment trends following Covid-19
Latest JLL report examines key investment trends following Covid-19Article

JLL's recently released 2019-2020 South Africa Investment report provides insights on key investment trends observed following the impact of Covid-19...

28 Jul 2020

Superior visibility for the supply chain
Superior visibility for the supply chainArticle

Applied to the outermost layer of packaging, tertiary coding and labelling is crucial to supply chain logistics during warehouse storage and bulk transportation. Ideal for this application, CimPak's pallet labelling system - locally available from Pyrotec PackMark...

Issued by Pyrotec 9 Jul 2020

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