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#BehindtheBrandManager: Cate Williams of Retail Capital South Africa
#BehindtheBrandManager: Cate Williams of Retail Capital South AfricaArticle

Cate Williams, marketing manager and brand strategist at Retail Capital South Africa, uncovers the driving force behind the brand...

Evan-Lee Courie 25 Mar 2021

10 tips for coping with stress and anxiety as a business owner
10 tips for coping with stress and anxiety as a business ownerArticle

Retail Capital's chief brand officer, Erin Louw outlines 10 simple strategies that you can use to ease the burden of anxiety on yourself, your family and your team...

Erin Louw 18 Mar 2021

What SMEs can do to prevent collapse
What SMEs can do to prevent collapseArticle

In the three months ended October 2020, there was a 33,2% rise in business liquidations, according to Stats SA...

Miguel da Silva 5 Feb 2021

Unlocked, a journey of struggle and survival of a business owner in South Africa.InBrief

Retail Capital has published a book, Unlocked, about a journey of struggle and survival to overcome lockdown as a business owner in South Africa. Get your free copy now.

9 Dec 2020

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

The future uncertain
The future uncertainArticle

As we move into 2021 and beyond, there is a global sense of uncertainty...

Karl Westvig 9 Dec 2020

SMEs optimistic despite myriad challenges during lockdown
SMEs optimistic despite myriad challenges during lockdownArticle

South African small business owners are a resilient bunch; 86% of those recently surveyed by Retail Capital said that their business will survive the pandemic...

9 Dec 2020

5 growth hacks for the local SME sector
5 growth hacks for the local SME sectorArticle

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may have shone the spotlight on retail, but small business owners in the sector need as much support as possible to comprehensively bounce back, scale and build future resilience...

Karl Westvig 30 Nov 2020

Partnership to deliver funding solutions to restaurants
Partnership to deliver funding solutions to restaurantsArticle

The pre-approved, turnover based funding is now available to Mr D Food restaurant partners and can be used for whatever the restaurant needs to run and possibly scale their business...

23 Nov 2020

It's prime time to start a business
It's prime time to start a businessArticle

Whether you are looking to replace lost income due to Covid-19 or simply aiming to plug a gap in the market, now is the opportune time for you to start a business...

31 Aug 2020

Funding is not the only requirement for SME growth
Funding is not the only requirement for SME growthArticle

The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2019/2020 revealed that there are four times more early stage entrepreneurs in South Africa than established business owners...

18 Aug 2020

Emergency budget misses the mark for SMEs
Emergency budget misses the mark for SMEsArticle

As expected, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni painted a grim picture of a shrinking economy...

26 Jun 2020

Small businesses are critical to SA's economy post Covid-19
Small businesses are critical to SA's economy post Covid-19Article

Over the last four decades, the world has evolved into a multi-facet and revolutionary change. The challenges and complexities facing organisations cannot be separated from broader international developments.

Deon Mbaile 25 May 2020

Cash flow management advice for SMEs
Cash flow management advice for SMEsArticle

There's no doubt that this is a challenging and uncertain time for South Africa and the rest of the world...

Colin Timmis, 20 May 2020

Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund reaches R1m
Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund reaches R1mArticle

The Restaurant Relief Fund, developed by Eat Out owner New Media, is currently assisting 32 restaurants in seven provinces, helping them make over half-a-million meals in May for hungry people across South Africa...

Brent Smith, Issued by New Media 14 May 2020

3 out of 4 SMMEs will not survive - #CombatCovid survey findings released [report]
3 out of 4 SMMEs will not survive - #CombatCovid survey findings released [report]Article

The Covid-19 pandemic has already significantly impacted local businesses. A recent entrepreneur research survey conducted by Heavy Chef, in collaboration with Xero, Retail Capital, Whipping The Cat, Workshop17 and Payfast, reveals how serious this problem really is...

Mwabi Motaung 12 May 2020

Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund launched
Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund launchedArticle

The Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund, in partnership with Community Chest, aims to support an industry in crisis as they provide hope and kindness to needy communities...

24 Apr 2020

5 tips for SMEs in times of a crisis
5 tips for SMEs in times of a crisisArticle

It's safe to say that many businesses are beginning to feel the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic...

1 Apr 2020

How can SMEs mitigate the impact of Covid-19?
How can SMEs mitigate the impact of Covid-19?Article

As SMEs are vital for keeping the lights on in South Africa, it is time for business owners to take note of the impact that Covid-19 can have on...

Erin Louw 18 Mar 2020

How the 2020 budget will affect the SME sector
How the 2020 budget will affect the SME sectorArticle

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni had a tough budget to deliver. The general outlook is dire and optimism is hard to find...

3 Mar 2020

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Why retail SMEs need the right financial backing to remain innovative and adaptableArticle

The new year brings with it several challenges for small business owners. A decrease in sales and the country's depressed economy may force several SMEs to close down...

12 Feb 2020

Invest in a franchise or do it alone?
Invest in a franchise or do it alone?Article

When venturing into the world of entrepreneurship, there are two ownership models to choose from...

18 Dec 2019

Celebrating SA's culinary rock stars at the 2019 Eat Out Awards
Celebrating SA's culinary rock stars at the 2019 Eat Out AwardsArticle

The 21st annual Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards recently took place at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town...

Eugene Yiga 20 Nov 2019

La Colombe ranked no.1 at 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards
La Colombe ranked no.1 at 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant AwardsArticle

The country's best restaurants were honoured at the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards, which was held at GrandWest in Cape Town last night, 17 November 2019...

18 Nov 2019

And the 30 nominees for the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards are...
And the 30 nominees for the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards are...Article

Eat Out has unveiled the 30 restaurants that will vie to be named as one of the top 10 restaurants in the country at the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards...

24 Oct 2019

Retail Capital wins silver at Global SME Finance Awards
Retail Capital wins silver at Global SME Finance AwardsArticle

South African fintech company, Retail Capital has won a silver award at the Global SME Finance Awards for its innovation in funding SMMEs...

17 Oct 2019

PayGate partners with Retail Capital to offer merchants short-term working capital
PayGate partners with Retail Capital to offer merchants short-term working capitalArticle

South African payment service provider, PayGate has teamed up with Retail Capital to launch Easy Advance, a short-term finance product...

11 Oct 2019

How data helps small businesses grow
How data helps small businesses growArticle

With the digital revolution in full swing, data is to business what oxygen is to mankind. It is a crucial resource...

7 Oct 2019

Countdown to the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards
Countdown to the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant AwardsArticle

The winners of the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards will be announced at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town on 17 November...

1 Oct 2019

A look at SA's SME sector come 2030
A look at SA's SME sector come 2030Article

Between today and 2030, the digital revolution will profoundly change how small business owners in South Africa operate, attract funding, grow their businesses and change our economic landscape...

Karl Westvig 5 Sep 2019

Reinventing SME funding
Reinventing SME fundingArticle

Despite the important contribution small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) make to the economic growth of South Africa, the sector battles to access funding using traditional means...

Miguel Da Silva 21 Aug 2019

#YouthMonth: What does it take to be a millennial entrepreneur?
#YouthMonth: What does it take to be a millennial entrepreneur?Article

When asking millennials about where they see themselves career-wise, many will reveal their dream of owning their own businesses...

14 Jun 2019

Local companies combine forces to boost SMEs
Local companies combine forces to boost SMEsArticle

Retail Capital and First Asset Finance have joined forces to ensure that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will have greater access to funding...

8 Mar 2019

Will festive retail sales echo disappointment of Black Friday?
Will festive retail sales echo disappointment of Black Friday?Article

While more South Africans participated in the Black Friday shopping event in 2018 compared to the preceding year, the average spend dropped...

Lullu Krugel, Christie Viljoen, Maura Feddersen an 13 Dec 2018

Life is short, do stuff that matters
Life is short, do stuff that mattersArticle

The Tag 8 Team have had an exceptionally good year helping leading organisations and brands to innovate faster and smarter...

Issued by Tag 8 Media 30 Nov 2018

Black Friday momentum a boon to retail SMEs
Black Friday momentum a boon to retail SMEsArticle

While it's tempting to relegate Black Friday as just another marketing gimmick, the reality is that it signifies the start of a month-long consumer spending frenzy that significantly boosts retail revenues...

27 Nov 2018

Celebrating South Africa's culinary rock stars at the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards
Celebrating South Africa's culinary rock stars at the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant AwardsArticle

The annual Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards took place at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town on Sunday, 18 November 2018...

Eugene Yiga 21 Nov 2018

Move over The Test Kitchen! The Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards has a new #1
Move over The Test Kitchen! The Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards has a new #1Article

The Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards recently unveiled the list of 2018's best restaurants in South Africa at GrandWest in Cape Town...

19 Nov 2018

The 2018 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards nominees are...
The 2018 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards nominees are...Article

Thirty of South Africa's top restaurants have been nominated for the 2018 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards...

23 Oct 2018

Tickets now available for 2018 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards
Tickets now available for 2018 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant AwardsArticle

The winners of the 2018 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards will be announced at GrandWest in Cape Town on Sunday 18 November...

20 Sep 2018

Inspiring entrepreneurs to share their vision
Inspiring entrepreneurs to share their visionArticle

In recognising the value and importance of small to medium enterprises (SME) in the South African economy, Retail Capital is partnering with SMEs to help them achieve business growth...

Issued by Tag 8 / Social Media Now / Dais 18 Jan 2018

Retail Capital is awarding a brand makeover to one lucky SME
Retail Capital is awarding a brand makeover to one lucky SMEArticle

Retail Capital is giving SMEs an opportunity to win a makeover to build their brand with an investment of R250,000...

30 Nov 2017

2017 Eat Out Restaurant award-winners announced
2017 Eat Out Restaurant award-winners announcedArticle

The winners of the 2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards were announced at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town on 19 November 2017.

20 Nov 2017

Leles African Cuisine taps into virtual restaurant trend
Leles African Cuisine taps into virtual restaurant trendArticle

The food industry is changing, with some restaurant owners forgoing physical retail spaces and instead opting to trade solely online...

16 Nov 2017

Chef Glen Foxcroft-Williams. Photo: Claire Gunn
How are SA restaurants weathering the storm?Article

Restaurants play a significant role in how tourists experience South Africa, but hospitality is faced with challenges that make operating in a tight-margin industry particularly difficult...

1 Nov 2017

2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards introduces new three-part format
2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards introduces new three-part formatArticle

The winners of the 2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards will be announced at GrandWest in Cape Town on Sunday, 19 November, in an exciting new three-part format.

6 Sep 2017

Niche eateries and shops flourish
Niche eateries and shops flourishArticle

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the restaurant and retail sector should be funded despite the recession as these businesses will be engines for growth...

Colleen Goko 3 Jul 2017

Behind the Kirton at Foxcroft Restaurant
Behind the Kirton at Foxcroft RestaurantArticle

For some people, careers are a conscious choice. For Scot Kirton, the award-winning chef behind La Colombe and Foxcroft, the love for what he does made it hard to consider anything else, writes Eugene Yiga...

Eugene Yiga 9 Mar 2017

2016 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards winners announced
2016 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards winners announcedArticle

South Africa's culinary talents were honoured at the 2016 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards on Sunday, 20 November at the Grand Arena at Grand West in Cape Town.

21 Nov 2016

2016 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards nominees announced
2016 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards nominees announcedArticle

A series of videos on eatout.co.za shows the announcement of the Top 10 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards.

17 Oct 2016

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