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RETAIL CAPITAL’S ADVICE FOR CAPITALISING ON THE BLACK FRIDAY FRENZY

It seems promotions for Black Friday sales are starting earlier and lasting longer, “morphing into ‘Black November'”, according to PwC. “Retail planning and imports are shifting earlier to accommodate both Black Friday and December shopping,” it said in a statement ahead of Black Friday (November 23). The trend for a longer promotional period than just […]
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AUCTION.CO.ZA CO-FOUNDER, RENALDO DE JAGER, EXPLAINS THE INS AND OUTS OF AVOIDING CAR REPOSSESSION.

Petrol is becoming unaffordable for many. Times are tough and, understandably, many people who are already struggling with the rising cost of life are falling behind on debt repayments. Co-founder of a new online auto auction platform, Renaldo de Jager, says the number of cars being repossessed in South Africa is rising. And, unfortunately, the […]
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THE RELATE TRUST IS WORKING WITH THE MoM PROJECT TO DELIVER MOTHER’S MILK TO PREMATURE BABIES

MoM educating on breast feeding Tyler Roodt THE Mom’s Own Milk on the Move MoM Project celebrated its first anniversary yesterday, the day before World Prematurity Day. Its members hope to educate everyone about the importance of breast milk in the diet of prematurely born babies. The project helps newborns by delivering their mothers’ breast […]
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AMDEC ON THE NEW TREND OF CREATING WALKABLE COMMUNITIES.

Mention the word ‘walkability’ and various key elements spring to mind. An urban environment free of cars. A user-friendly grid optimised for pedestrian accessibility. An aesthetically pleasing public space created for human interaction and relaxation. A paper published by Harvard University in 2015 (What is a walkable place? The Walkability debate in urban design) speaks very […]
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SWEEPSOUTH HAS WON A SAVCA AWARD, WITH INDUSTRY RECOGNISING THE SUCCESS OF THEIR BUSINESS MODEL.

DURBAN – SweepSouth has won the Small Companies category at the inaugural Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SAVCA) Industry Awards. The app is South Africa’s first online platform for booking, managing and paying for home-cleaning services. The awards recognise companies in the SAVCA portfolio that have succeeded from private equity and venture […]