| ||26/02/2019 - 08:26|
It’s a somewhat distant memory now, but in the early 2000s the company once known as SA Breweries (SAB) came off second best to global drinks group Diageo in a fight for control of the Kenyan beer market, in what was dubbed the "beer wars". read more
| ||15/05/2018 - 10:03|
South Africa’s retail sector is well-developed compared to the rest of the continent, and still has the edge over international competitors when it comes to expansion into Africa.
| ||10/05/2018 - 11:23|
Spaza shops, with an estimated annual revenue of R7 billion, are a significant retail channel in South Africa, according to Euromonitor International’s senior research analyst, Christy Tawii. read more
| ||22/08/2013 - 11:16|
The Distell Group succeeded in raising revenue 11,9% to R15,9bn on a sales volume increase of 7,2% for the year to June 2013. This was despite exceptionally tough trading conditions, marked by a global slowdown in economic growth, contracted disposable income and reduced consumer spending in many of the regions where it markets its range of spirits, wines and ciders and RTDs. read more
| ||14/05/2013 - 08:05|
Johannesburg - A thirst for beer among Africa's middle classes is driving the world's biggest brewers to invest on the continent, but getting women to drink the beverage is another matter. read more
| ||26/11/2012 - 07:32|
Johannesburg - Africa has more millionaires than Russia, but for many wealthy Africans shopping for designer handbags or luxury watches still means travelling to New York or Europe. read more
| ||26/06/2012 - 07:58|
Johannesburg - South African maize and citrus farmers are setting their sights on Asia as they grapple with increasing competition in Africa and falling demand in Europe.