ECDC signs MoU with BAT South Africa to support emerging tobacco farmers in the Eastern Cape

Thursday, 10 May 2018|

Tobacco farming is making a comeback in the Eastern Cape with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the JSE’s second-largest company by market capitalisation – British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) – and the Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) to support emerging farmers.

Pick n Pay: A “later in life” decision leads to local small business retain success

Wednesday, 2 May 2018|

Sage Kitchen, the brainchild of husband and wife duo Brenda and Colin, started as a small business in their home kitchen. Today, the business is a supplier to Pick n Pay for their Pick Local range of products with a difference, that make a difference.

SAB: Lending a hand to the less fortunate

Tuesday, 24 April 2018|

Helping the less fortunate has always been a dream of Limpopo beauty spa owner, Faith Dowelani. That is one of the reasons why she decided to join The South African Breweries 18+ campaign. As one of the new Local Area Managers, Faith hopes to bring about a positive change in her community.

SAB: Helping teenagers maximise their potential

Tuesday, 24 April 2018|

Vhutsilo Mafunzwaini is a dedicated 25-year-old from the Thohoyandou township in Limpopo. He is an active member of the Takalani Foundation, which focuses on cleaning community schools and painting murals. Because of his passion for people, learning from them and listening to their views, Vhutsilo decided to join The South African Breweries 18+ Be the Mentor Campaign.

SAB: Encouraging young adults towards a better future

Tuesday, 24 April 2018|

Being a driver of change in his community is what motivates Vuisile Sebusang, one of the new Local Area Managers (LAM) appointed to The South African Breweries (SAB) 18+ campaign.

SAB: Education makes a difference

Tuesday, 24 April 2018|


Jacobsdal resident Wendy Metsimetsi’s passion for “education and making a difference” encouraged her to join The South African Breweries 18+ Be the Mentor campaign.

Distell: Own winter with Van Ryn’s brandy and NOMU hot chocolate

Tuesday, 24 April 2018|

Fight off the winter chill in the most decadent way with hot drinking chocolate and fine brandy cocktails, while raising a toast to World Chocolate Day on 7 July.

Alexander Forbes confirms that it administered the Botswana Public Officers Pension Fund (BPOPF) in line with its regulatory mandate

Monday, 9 April 2018|

Alexander Forbes Botswana refers to certain media reports related to the Botswana Public Officers Pension Fund (BPOPF).

Pick n Pay: Sweeten up your Easter shopping

Tuesday, 27 March 2018|

Top 5 egg-cellent Easter gift ideas

Alexander Forbes: a new category of retirement solutions – defined by outcome retirement

Tuesday, 27 March 2018|

By John Anderson, Head of Client Solutions, Alexander Forbes

Alexander Forbes partners with black-owned healthcare consultancy firm in R12-million consulting deal

Monday, 26 March 2018|

Alexander Forbes has partnered with a 100% black-owned healthcare consultancy firm to provide sub-contracting consulting work with an initial value of R12-million.

Pick n Pay honours farmers for the gift of water

Tuesday, 20 March 2018|

Huge donation provides relief to 18 local welfare organisations

Sun International takes decisive action to close loss-making operations and improve operating performance

Monday, 19 March 2018|

Group revenue for the year increases by 12%; EBITDA by 13%
Back to basics strategy in SA helps lift revenue 2% (-1%) and EBITDA by 15% (-9%) in

Virgin Active SA commits an additional R20 million to its water resilience efforts

Monday, 19 March 2018|

The health club group has reported a 61% reduction in municipal water use across its 30 Western Cape clubs

Five new green ratings for V&A Waterfront buildings

Thursday, 15 March 2018|

The V&A Waterfront is proud to be awarded five Green Star Ratings from the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) this week. This is in an outstanding acknowledgement of the V&A Waterfront’s commitment to sustainable development.

Pick n Pay partners with Absa to launch Grocery Stokvel Account

Wednesday, 14 March 2018|

As stokvels continue to grow in popularity, Pick n Pay and Absa have partnered to launch a new Grocery Stokvel Account to cater for groups saving for groceries or other store-bought essentials.

Altron Bursary Scheme rewards exceptional university students

Wednesday, 28 February 2018|

In a bid to reduce the problem of graduate skills mismatch with the labour market and lessen unemployment, the Altron Group Bursary Scheme prepares university students to be job-ready, while assisting with the costs of their tuition.

Entrepreneur fulfils dream with opening of new Spaza shop with Pick n Pay

Wednesday, 28 February 2018|

‘Bittersweet opening after father’s death’

Alexander Forbes enters into partnership with Just SA to improve outcomes for pensioners

Tuesday, 27 February 2018|

Alexander Forbes has partnered with Just South Africa (subsidiary of the Just Group plc, a global financial services group listed in the UK) to launch a new retirement solution which combines the benefits of traditional asset classes and a lifetime income fund as part of a comprehensive range of retirement solutions, the Alexander Forbes Retirement Income Solutions (“AFRIS”).

CCBSA: Bottler joins forces with government, Unilever to drive down water use

Tuesday, 27 February 2018|

Coca-Cola Beverages SA (CCBSA) has thrown its weight behind government efforts to reduce water consumption in the country, joining forces with the Department of Water and Sanitation and Unilever for a national roadshow to drive the message home.