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Jendamark MD to vie for prestigious African business leadership award

Jendamark MD to vie for prestigious African business leadership award

Quinton Uren, managing director of Port Elizabeth-based global technology company Jendamark Automation, was named a finalist in the prestigious All Africa Business Leaders Awards at an event in Johannesburg…

SA women creating a sustainable future

SA women creating a sustainable future

Women are leading SA’s drive for recycling and sustainability JOHANNESBURG – As Women’s Month draws to a close, South African women continue to fight for the country’s future…

Print takes off at The 5th Annual Africa Print Expo

Print takes off at The 5th Annual Africa Print Expo

The Africa Print Expo, the largest commercial digital print expo in Africa will take place between Wednesday 12th to Friday 14th September at the Gallagher Convention Centre and will showcase…

Dream big – Engen dealer Lydia Ramatisa

Dream big – Engen dealer Lydia Ramatisa

All the odds were stacked against her, but Engen service station owner Lydia Ramatisa is proof that with hard work, commitment and passion, success is indeed possible.     Ramatisa…

SA recycling rates applauded

SA recycling rates applauded

The South African National Bottled Water Association (SANBWA) has applauded the response of ordinary South Africans to plastics recycling initiatives as the country’s recycling rate trounces that currently achieved…

Langkloof entrepreneur scoops EC Young Farmer of the Year

Langkloof entrepreneur scoops EC Young Farmer of the Year

JEFFREYS BAY – Agricultural entrepreneur Riaan Strydom’s diversified farming interests and exponential business growth clinched him the regional title of Young Farmer of the Year at the Agri Eastern Cape…

Africa’s largest PET recycler announces R200-million expansion

Africa’s largest PET recycler announces R200-million expansion

JOHANNESBURG – IN a boost for recycling efforts nationally, Africa’s largest PET plastic recycler has announced a R200-million expansion which will put South Africa firmly on course to meet…

Boost for recycling SMMEs

Boost for recycling SMMEs

(Johannesburg) – Recycling SMMEs received support from the PET recycling sector on Friday (July 13) in the form of equipment that will enable their effective participation in the mandatory recycling programme…

Eastern Cape in Global Retailing Spotlight – Mthatha Service Station in Line for International Award

Eastern Cape in Global Retailing Spotlight – Mthatha Service Station in Line for International Award

(Mthatha) – Convenience Store FreshStop at Caltex Fort Gale has been short-listed for the title of “best convenience store in the world” by a global association of fuel retailers…

SA recycling sector makes key appointments

SA recycling sector makes key appointments

(Cape Town) – Industry stakeholders across South Africa’s PET plastic value chain have reaffirmed their commitment to extended producer responsibility with three key appointments to the national PET Recycling Company…

Shoprite bringing much-needed relief following escalating petrol price

Shoprite bringing much-needed relief following escalating petrol price

As South Africans brace themselves for yet another petrol price increase to a record R16 a litre, the Shoprite Group is working hard to keep prices low and subsidise prices…

Local fashion brand, Julz, embarks on overseas expansion

Local fashion brand, Julz, embarks on overseas expansion

In four years, footwear and handbag brand, Julz, has grown from an idea to a multi-million Rand business with 200 stockists across South Africa. And now its founder, Julie…