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How to build a more sustainable business

Water and extreme weather crises are among the greatest risks the world currently faces. This is according to the 2015 edition of the WEF's "Global Risk" report, published ahead of the organization’s annual gathering of international business and political leaders in Davos.

Businesses recognize these emerging risks and many are thinking about how to manage them. Justin Smith, Woolworths Head of Sustainability on how to push the environment and social development agenda to the fore of business strategy.

Q: How did you incorporate environmental and social concerns into Woolworths’ business strategy?

Woolworths’ corporate culture has always been based on a set of values, one of which is sustainability. We realised quite early on that being a successful business also depends on protecting the environment and supporting the people impacted by our business.

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NEWS HEADLINES
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Clicks stands by its herbal products despite US findings

Health and beauty retailer Clicks on Wednesday stood by the integrity of US-based GNC supplements, for which it holds the exclusive distribution rights in SA.
Eskom to get R23 billion injection

Stabilising Eskom’s finances is a priority and the power utility will be given R23 billion to do so, President Jacob Zuma announced on Thursday 12 February.


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Cheaper prices likely to spur spending

Consumer spending looks set to improve in SA this year as lower inflation, cheaper food, and fuel, and stable interest rates are likely to boost sentiment.
Battered Tesco sees sales finally turn higher – UK

Britain's biggest supermarket has recorded its first sales rise since January 2014, data showed, suggesting attempts by Tesco's new boss to restore an image dented by a price war with discounters and an accounting scandal may be bearing fruit.



RECRUITERS & NEW APPOINTMENTS
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MARKETING & BRAND ACTIVATION
ACDOCOSA board welcomes UK retail expert Jeremy Bird

Leading shopper-centric distributor and brand custodian company, ACDOCO South Africa (“ACDOCOSA”) has announced the appointment of a retail expert, Jeremy Bird, to its board and the board of its holding company.
Shoprite Checkers challenge on fuel savings

South Africa’s largest food retailer today (Sunday, 08 February 2015) in the Sunday press challenged all food companies in the country to pass their fuel savings onto South African consumers.
Woolworths announces results for 26 weeks to 28 December 2014

Woolworths today announced results for the 26 weeks to 28 December 2014. The results include the consolidation of David Jones and the full ownership of the Country Road Group for the first time.
   
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MULTIMEDIA
Packmark

Pyrotec PackMark, our machinery division, is renowned for offering an affordable and industry-leading range of labelling, coding, and print & apply labelling equipment.
The V&A Waterfront's Economic Contribution to Cape Town

The V&A Waterfront not only contributes to the beautiful landscape of Cape Town, but also to the GDP of the country.

LOGISITCS, PACKAGING & SUPPLY CHAINS
Competitiveness of South African transport and logistics in a global market

For many sub-Saharan countries, South Africa is often considered the ‘gateway’ to the African continent, and is currently in a strong position with regard to international shipping and trade - both into and from Africa.
Helping you to comply with hygiene standards

This year, our clients in the beverage and agri-food industries will no doubt be focusing on optimising productivity and production line speeds while at the same time ensuring full compliance with hygiene standards.
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RECIPES
Clover Best Bakes Recipe Book gives back

The new Clover recipe book, Best Bakes/Beste Gebak is on sale and it offers baking inspiration from all over the world. It focuses on popular recipes and features traditional South African recipes too.
Thuli serves two SA treats, Tshohlo and chutney, with Nederburg

Who knew shredded chicken could taste this good? Thuli Gogela, one of South Africa's most popular foodies and bloggers clearly did. She's taken Tshohlo, added mango atchar and a few other special ingredients.
 

CORPORATE SOCIAL INVESTMENT
Bryan Habana shares for good in Shoprite’s #Shareforgood campaign

Bryan Habana presented Woodside Special Care Centre with R20 000 as part of Shoprite’s #Shareforgood campaign earlier today.
Gift wrapping service raises over R2.4 million for charity

Shoprite and Checkers are delighted to have been able to donate over R2.4 million to charities throughout the country in another of its annual festive season drives.
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UPCOMING EVENTS
Europe’s #1 retail risk and loss prevention show is coming to Cape Town
12 March 2015
Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront
Cape Town
South Africa
Be inspired at Hostex with Host-Ed
15 – 18 March 2015
Sandton Convention Centre
Johannesburg
South Africa
Employer Branding Masterclass 2015
19 – 26 March 2015
The Auditorium at the Two Oceans Aquarium
Cape Town
South Africa
Local Manufacturing Response to Supplier Development
24 March 2015
Midrand
South Africa
The South African Service Awards 2014
8 July 2015
Cape Town
South Africa
   
 
ABOUT US
Fastmoving provides online data support and marketing services to FMCG brands and businesses operating in the retail sector. Our inventory management service is a central repository where FMCG brands can store and share hi-res pack shots and essential product information with suppliers for each SKU, on-demand, including barcodes, product endorsements, nutritional values, ingredients and allergens.

To find out more about our services, contact Editorial contact
Tina Baney
National Sales/ Account Manager

011 312 5928
083 251 6874
Email: tina@fastmoving.co.za
Roslyn Humphreys
Editor

021 465 6910
Email: editor@fastmoving.co.za