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Mr Price: Earnings up despite industry slump

24/10/2014 - 12:07

Mr Price Group, the retailer that sells most of its clothing and housewares for cash, rose to a five-week high after reporting first-half earnings gains that ran counter to a consumer-spending slump.  

Mr Price shares increased 3.99 percent to R217.08 by the close yesterday. The stock has risen 33 percent this year, the best performance among local retailers. Earnings excluding one-time items in the six months through September 27 climbed as much as 24 percent to 378.2 cents a share, the Durban-based company said in a stat... 

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Cape Town the 4th best city in the world

24/10/2014 - 12:01

Luxury traveller magazine, Condé Nast Traveler, has released the results of its annual readers’ choice awards – revealin...

Nestlé ready to act if Ebola spreads - CEO - Mexico

24/10/2014 - 11:55

Lagos de Moreno - Nestlé has no plans to close any of its eight factories or curb output in cocoa and coffee-rich West and C...

Premier Foods seeks more acquisitions in Southern Africa

24/10/2014 - 11:49

Investment company Brait said on Wednesday its subsidiary, Premier Foods, was looking to make more acquisitions in Southern A...

Nene outlines plans to stop SA’s economic slide

23/10/2014 - 10:33

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene on Wednesday announced firm measures to check South Africa’s worsening debt outlook, warning...

Retail partnership to curb centre robberies

23/10/2014 - 10:27

Johannesburg - The South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC), the Consumer Goods Council of South Africa, Business Ag...

Sailor Jerry launches collectable flash pack

This festive season Sailor Jerry, the free spirited golden rum launches their limited edition prints featuring flash from the late tattoo artist Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins, the father of old-school tattooing and inspiration for the brand. READ MORE

Explore the enchanting dreamscape with Hendrick’s Gin

Hendrick’s Gin introduces its Dreamscape festive pack, featuring a limited edition Hendrick’s teacup and saucer decorated in startling artwork. READ MORE

Perspex® Naturals - Bringing beauty to the surface

Introducing Perspex® Naturals Perspex® Naturals is a new cast acrylic range from Perspex® inspired by the simple beauty of nature, designed for retail and interior design applications. READ MORE

New JOHNSON’S® Hydration Essentials

The new JOHNSON’S® Hydration Essentials range is specially designed to boost hydration without leaving a greasy after-feel. READ MORE

Life tastes great as SASKO launches a new range of specialit...

Understanding the ever growing needs of the South African consumer who is concerned with their well-being and getting the most from their daily diet, SASKO has launched a range of speciality dumpy loaves, SASKO Plus+. READ MORE

New Two Oceans Shiraz now on shelf

Two Oceans Wines has added a much-anticipated addition to its popular range of wines with its 2014 Shiraz. In addition, at only R38 per bottle it is the perfect wine to enjoy with your favourite people during blissful moments of unwind. READ MORE

Nampak supports Student Gold Pack focus on waste management ...

Robyn Schäfer, an Institute of Packaging South Africa (IPSA) Packaging Technology student from the Western Cape, has been awarded the Nampak Special Mention Prize at the 2014 Student Gold Pack competition run by IPSA. The awards ceremony was held on Tuesday 21 October, in Cape Town, at the Two Oceans Aquarium. READ MORE

Consumer Goods and Services Ombudsman

A survey of the complaints brought to the Consumer Goods and Services Ombudsman (CGSO) shows just how consumer protection regulations are being put into action. READ MORE

SAB launches business-training programme for tavern owners

The South African Breweries (SAB) has launched a national retailer business-training programme aimed at improving tavern owners’ business skills and educating them on how to run a profitable and sustainable business in a socially responsible manner. READ MORE

New study proves safety of water bottles

A new study has shown that bottled water is free of constituents given off by plastic packaging or glass bottle lids. According to www.phys.org, which published an article about the results, the study indicates that the packaging, whether it be plastic or glass, and the bottled water are completely safe for he... READ MORE

Whiskey, wine, and jazz festival set to provide sensory feas...

The TOPS at SPAR Whiskey & Wine Jazz Festival is set to please music lovers’ ears and connoisseurs’ palates when the inaugural event takes place in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, October 25. READ MORE

DJ Fresh appointed as Cipla Nutrition ambassador

DJ Fresh, known for being a spectacular radio personality and DJ in SA, has been appointed as the latest Cipla Nutrition ambassador. READ MORE

Sailor Jerry launches collectable flash packExplore the enchanting dreamscape with Hendrick’s GinPerspex® Naturals - Bringing beauty to the surfaceNew JOHNSON’S® Hydration EssentialsLife tastes great as SASKO launches a new range of speciality loavesNew Two Oceans Shiraz now on shelf

Sailor Jerry launches collectable flash pack

This festive season Sailor Jerry, the free spirited golden rum launches their limited edition prints featuring flash from the late tattoo artist Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins, the father of old-school tattooing and inspiration for the brand. READ MORE

Nampak supports Student Gold Pack focus on waste management and recyclingConsumer Goods and Services OmbudsmanSAB launches business-training programme for tavern ownersNew study proves safety of water bottlesWhiskey, wine, and jazz festival set to provide sensory feastDJ Fresh appointed as Cipla Nutrition ambassador

Nampak supports Student Gold Pack focus on waste management ...

Robyn Schäfer, an Institute of Packaging South Africa (IPSA) Packaging Technology student from the Western Cape, has been awarded the Nampak Special Mention Prize at the 2014 Student Gold Pack competition run by IPSA. The awards ceremony was held on Tuesday 21 October, in Cape Town, at the Two Oceans Aquarium. READ MORE

BLOGS

FMCG companies need to re-examine channel roles and structures

Guest blog by Sane Mdlalose, associate consultant at Aperio, a business consulting company focused on accelerating growth of FMCG brands in South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa. - READ MORE

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