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#BehindtheMask: Candice Thomas, marketing executive at Cape Union Mart Group
#BehindtheMask: Candice Thomas, marketing executive at Cape Union Mart GroupArticle

Candice Thomas tells us that what's really behind her mask is a fierce female who loves bubbly a little too much, takes life a little seriously, but knows the importance of working hard and balancing that with some good fun...

Jessica Tennant 7 Apr 2021

Singles' Day: the online shopping event that rules them all
Singles' Day: the online shopping event that rules them allArticle

Ever heard of Singles' Day? It's the world's biggest online shopping day, turning over $38bn last year - more than double the $16.8bn brought in during Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined...

11 Nov 2020

K-Way's Re:Down winterwear makes use of recycled filling
K-Way's Re:Down winterwear makes use of recycled fillingArticle

K-Way has worked with international company Re:Down to create a small range of winter apparel that uses recycled down filling and energy-efficient production methods...

14 Jul 2020

Mid-Sized Independent Retailers Group formed to save the 'missing middle'
Mid-Sized Independent Retailers Group formed to save the 'missing middle'Article

More than 50 South African retailers have banded together to form the Mid-Sized Independent Retailers (MIR) Group...

21 May 2020

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South African retailers reveal deals for Black Friday 2019Article

Black Friday has gained significant momentum in South Africa since the North American shopping event was piloted locally by Takealot in 2012...

Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Nov 2019

#MobileCommerce: The right product, to the right customer, at the right time
#MobileCommerce: The right product, to the right customer, at the right timeArticle

As Cape Union Mart Group's director of e-commerce, Amanda Herson has the mammoth task of ensuring a seamless online experience for some of South Africa's most loved retail brands...

Lauren Hartzenberg 17 Jul 2018

#Homesewn: K-Way's lean local manufacturing machine
#Homesewn: K-Way's lean local manufacturing machineArticle

South Africa's clothing and textile industry has seen some trying times. In the past 15 years, jobs in the local sector have decreased from 200,000 to 19,000...

Lauren Hartzenberg 10 Jul 2017

#SeamlessAfrica: Tackling the omnichannel retail reality
#SeamlessAfrica: Tackling the omnichannel retail realityArticle

‘Omnichannel' is not merely a business buzzword, it's the new retail reality. Amanda Herson, e-commerce director for the Cape Union Mart Group, shared her thoughts...

Lauren Hartzenberg 20 Mar 2017

#BestofBiz 2016: Lifestyle
#BestofBiz 2016: LifestyleArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2016 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Lifestyle & Entertainment portal over the past year below.

8 Dec 2016

Cape Union Mart Group acquires Keedo
Cape Union Mart Group acquires KeedoArticle

As part of its 2020 growth plan, Cape Union Mart Group has acquired the 25 shops and factory that constitute Keedo, a South African designer and manufacturer of children's clothing...

1 Nov 2016

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 173: Amanda Herson from the Cape Union Mart Group
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 173: Amanda Herson from the Cape Union Mart GroupArticle

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Amanda Herson...

12 May 2016

Episode 173: Amanda Herson, Ecommerce Director of Cape Union Mart group.
Episode 173: Amanda Herson, Ecommerce Director of Cape Union Mart group.Audio

We looked at the expansion of the Cape Union Mart Group into ecommerce. Amanda Herson, Ecommerce Director of Cape Union Mart Group, joins us to chat about the Cape Union Mart Group brands and retail and ecommerce.

12 May 2016

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 173: E-commerce with the Cape Union Mart Group
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 173: E-commerce with the Cape Union Mart GroupArticle

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 12 May 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Amanda Herson...

11 May 2016

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 171: Agency focus - The Fixer Company
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 171: Agency focus - The Fixer CompanyArticle

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Colin Don Schouw...

21 Apr 2016

#CommerceMonth: Q&A with Cape Union Mart Group
#CommerceMonth: Q&A with Cape Union Mart GroupArticle

We chat to Georgia Barry e-commerce manager of iconic South African retail brand Cape Union Mart. Gathering insights into their three sub brands; Poetry, Old Khaki and the recently launched Tread+Miller as well as trends in the local online retail spheres.

Ruth Cooper 19 Apr 2016

K-Way wins learnership award
K-Way wins learnership awardArticle

K-Way Manufacturers, the manufacturing division of the Cape Union Mart Group, has been recognised by the Fibre Processing & Manufacturing SETA (FP&M SETA), for providing opportunities for young people to work and acquire skills in the clothing industry...

23 Nov 2015

National Productivity SA Award for K-Way
National Productivity SA Award for K-WayArticle

Productivity SA launched Productivity Month last week at the National Productivity Awards, where K-Way won the National Corporate Sector Award for excellence in optimising its resources to produce products/services that offer value to its customers...

6 Oct 2015

Cape Union Mart Group launches new urban footwear concept
Cape Union Mart Group launches new urban footwear conceptArticle

A new South African footwear chain, Tread + Miller has been launched...

22 Sep 2015

Cape Union Mart plans to expand in Botswana, Namibia, SA
Cape Union Mart plans to expand in Botswana, Namibia, SAArticle

Privately owned and family-operated business Cape Union Mart Group will expand its footprint in SA, Namibia and Botswana, CEO Andre Labuschaigne said on late last week.

Zeenat Moorad 22 Oct 2013

K-Way wins award for boosting local manufacturing sectorArticle

K-Way, the manufacturing division of the Cape Union Mart Group, was awarded the 2013 Best LEAN Team Award for the Western Cape region, as one of nine participants in the Clothing and Textile Competitiveness Improvement Programme (CTCIP), a joint national initiative by the dti and the IDC.

31 Jul 2013

Supplier Open Day hosted by Cape Union MartArticle

Cape Union Mart group is offering small suppliers the opportunity to introduce themselves at the group's annual Suppliers' Open Day on 17 October 2012 in Cape Town.

11 Oct 2012

Cape Union Mart battles against rising importsArticle

Outdoor clothing manufacturer K-Way‚ which is part of Cape Union Mart‚ has invested R2m in equipment and machinery to gain an edge over imports from the East‚ which are putting strains on local clothing‚ textile and footwear manufacturers.

11 Oct 2012

Cape Union Mart hatches plan against imports
Cape Union Mart hatches plan against importsArticle

Outdoor clothing manufacturer K-Way‚ which is part of the Cape Union Mart Group‚ recently invested R2m in equipment and machinery to gain an edge over the influx of imports from the East‚ which continue to put strain on local clothing‚ textile and footwear manufacturers‚ the company said.

Zeenat Moorad 8 Oct 2012

Local manufacturer thrives despite eastern competitionArticle

Despite the challenges of cheap imports from the East and China in particular and the growing costs of manufacture and labour, K-Way, a division of the Cape Union Mart Group, has succeeded in thriving in the outdoor clothing industry.

5 Oct 2012

Adventure mega store opens in Canal Walk
Adventure mega store opens in Canal WalkArticle

Amidst the doom and gloom of the current global recession, Cape Union Mart is aiming to capitalise on the opportunities created by the FIFA 2010 World Cup and the economic potential of South Africa with the launch of its massive 2,200m² standalone “pod” at the Canal Walk Shopping Centre in Cape Town, which officially opened its doors on Friday, 26 June 2009.

29 Jun 2009

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