Consumer Goods Council of South Africa (CGCSA) appoints new co-chairman

Thursday, 22 June 2017|

The Consumer Goods Council of South Africa (CGCSA) has appointed Kelvin Balogun as co-chair of the board. Balogun is the President of Coca-Cola Africa Pty in charge of the Southern and East Africa Business Unit.

Alexander Forbes: Hatchbacks the most popular style of car for South African youth

Monday, 19 June 2017|

The average claim for youth drivers aged 18-25 in the 2017 financial year was R40 976, up from R36 055 in 2016.

Alexander Forbes announces name change of Investment Solutions to Alexander Forbes Investments

Wednesday, 14 June 2017|

Alexander Forbes has announced Investment Solutions is changing its name to Alexander Forbes Investments with effect from 1 July 2017. 

Distell: South African brandies make it in New York

Tuesday, 13 June 2017|

Frank Sinatra sang that if you could “make it” in New York, you’d succeed anywhere, and that’s clearly the case for three of Distell’s premium brandies which have won top honours at the New York International Spirits Competition.

Alexander Forbes announces acquisition of African Actuarial Consultants in Zimbabwe

Monday, 12 June 2017|

Acquisition of African Actuarial Consultants (AAC) aligned to the strategic ambition of Alexander Forbes Group to expand into selected markets in Africa
AAC is one of Zimbabwe’s largest independent actuarial consultancies with a diverse client base
The terms of the agreement were not disclosed

SAB launches two new initiatives to combat harm caused by alcohol abuse

Friday, 2 June 2017|

The South African Breweries today announced two new initiatives to address harm caused by alcohol abuse through impactful programmes which drive behaviour change and raise awareness of the dangers of alcohol abuse.

South African Breweries puts youth entrepreneurship in the spotlight during Youth Month

Wednesday, 31 May 2017|

As the Youth Month dawns, The South African Breweries (SAB) has announced the top 10 finalists for the 2016 class of youth entrepreneurship programme, SAB KickStart Boost.

J’Something & Castle Milk Stout bring exclusive dining experiences to fans

Tuesday, 30 May 2017|

With winter’s arrival there are few better ways to enjoy a cosy evening out than with close friends, a soulfully prepared meal and a hearty Castle Milk Stout.

Sun International lifts its shareholding in LatAm subsidiary Sun Dreams to 64.9%

Tuesday, 30 May 2017|

Sun International announced today that, subject to obtaining the necessary regulatory approvals in Chile, it together with Nueva Inversiones Pacifico Sur Limitada (Pacifico) would acquire The Rohatyn Group’s 19.3% shareholding in Sun Dreams S.A. (Sun Dreams), held through Entretenimientos Del Sur Limitada (EDS). The Rohatyn Group is a specialized asset management firm focused on investments in emerging markets.

Every drop counts at water wise Sun International

Monday, 29 May 2017|

With the current emphasis on using water sparingly, especially in drought stricken parts of the country, Sun International has implemented various water wise measures to reduce the amount of potable water used at its properties.