Soft drink sales drive gains by SABMiller
25/07/2014 - 16:50
SABMiller’s first-quarter sales numbers beat consensus forecasts, though volume gains were largely driven by the global brewer’s lower-margin soft drinks business.
SA slow to adopt online shopping, with logistics a problem
24/07/2014 - 09:16
In South Africa, buying food and beverages as well as clothes online continues to lag behind global norms, an EY survey revealed on Tuesday.
How to clamp down on executive pay
24/07/2014 - 08:59
Legislation giving shareholders a “say on pay” needs to be introduced if South Africa is ever to narrow the pay inequality between executives and employees in listed companies.
South Africans ‘tend to rely on much-loved brands’
23/07/2014 - 16:16
South Africans were mostly unified by their palates, despite huge disparities, the Icon Brand survey by market research company Afrika Group, released on Monday, showed.
Rand on steady after US inflation
23/07/2014 - 16:11
Johannesburg - South Africa's rand firmed against the dollar on Tuesday, taking impetus from benign US inflation numbers and reports that striking metalworkers were mulling a new wage deal to end a three-week stoppage.