As Easter approaches, all over the world orders ramp up for chocolate bunnies and Easter eggs. But, have you ever thought about where chocolate comes from and its environmental impact?
18 Apr 2019
Euromonitor International's new report, 'How to optimise your pricing strategy using e-commerce data', looks at how building an effective pricing strategy is critical to the successful sales and marketing of any product.
17 Apr 2019
As Easter looms businesses are looking for powerful ways to promote their goods and activate more sales. This should include beefing up customer relationship management (CMR) systems to streamline communication with potential clients and encourage more sales. Here are six steps to sprucing up your CRM and captivating customers at every touch point along the way.
Eben Esterhuizen 16 Apr 2019
H&M has announced its first African collaboration with South African designer, Palesa Mokubung and her fashion label, Mantsho. The collection, to be made available from 15 August this year, will be sold in all South African stores as well as exclusive flagships around the world and all H&M online markets.
16 Apr 2019
US-based food producer Campbell Soup Company has agreed to sell Bolthouse Farms to an affiliate of private equity firm Butterfly Equity, for $510 million in cash. The deal marks the divestiture of the entire Campbell Fresh division.
16 Apr 2019
The striking textile and knitwear designs conceived by South African golden boy Laduma Ngxokolo are not simply stylish collectables, they're vehicles of cultural preservation. Using his brand MaXhosa by Laduma and the Xhosa-inspired geometric patterns it's known for, Ngxokolo hopes to shatter the misconception that African luxury brands fall short of their international counterparts.
Lauren Hartzenberg 16 Apr 2019
The new Edgars Beauty store format, the transition to which began last year July, has officially launched to the public. Edgars has worked on creating a welcoming environment, where beauty fanatics can "transcend to 'beauty heaven' and ignite their senses through touch, feel and smell".
15 Apr 2019
South Africa is so close to London-born Naomi Campbell's heart that she considers it her second home. "When you think of South Africa you think of Nelson Mandela and that's the way it will always be," she says of her late friend (whom she affectionately calls "Grandad") and the first democratically elected president of the country.
Liam Freeman 15 Apr 2019
Pan-African e-commerce platform, Jumia, has become the first African startup to list on the New York Stock Exchange. The company raised $196-million in its initial public offering (IPO) at the world's largest stock exchange on Friday.
15 Apr 2019