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SA’s grocery giants stomp on small, independent stores in non-urban areas
SA’s grocery giants stomp on small, independent stores in non-urban areas
The Competition Commission has found that small and independent retailers are struggling to adapt to a changing competitive environment because of...
The Weekend Guide
The Weekend Guide
Offbeat Broadway 5 — Behaving Badly: Directed by comedian Alan Committie and starring Anton Luitingh, Paul...
To have a dad like Raymond Ackerman
To have a dad like Raymond Ackerman
Visiting Pick n Pay’s headquarters recently, I reminded myself not to bring up the missing apostrophe in the company’s logo and went in to meet...
uKheshe: An app for the unbanked
uKheshe: An app for the unbanked
Mobile payments and digital wallets have been on the rise in South Africa over the past few years and, most recently, Samsung Pay and 
Festive spending continues to boom amid tough economic climate
Festive spending continues to boom amid tough economic climate
The end-of-year season is associated with holidays, socialising with friends and entertaining family. It is also the month when the most pourable...
The complex insecurity of hunger in South Africa
The complex insecurity of hunger in South Africa
The Statistics South Africa report on Early Childhood Development in South Africa found that a third of children in Gauteng and Free State were...
South Africa's reputation leaders
South Africa's reputation leaders
The year’s biggest gain in reputation was garnered by the Mr Price Group, up by 9%, which contributed in turn to the overall success of the...
Fuel, utilities gobble up spare cash
Fuel, utilities gobble up spare cash
Unless you’re a billionaire, chances are that times are feeling really tough.
Patrice Motsepe's ARC buys all of TymeDigital bank
Patrice Motsepe's ARC buys all of TymeDigital bank
Mining magnate Patrice Motsepe's investment holding company African Rainbow Capital announced on Wednesday that it had bought 90% of the TymeDigital bank, bringing its shareholding up to 100%....
Glass straws and fresh produce help zap plastic waste
Glass straws and fresh produce help zap plastic waste
Although some major retailers and fast-food outlets have announced that they will be reducing their plastic footprint over the next few years, at...
Be yourself, phone Mom  ... and shop
Be yourself, phone Mom ... and shop
Many years ago, I decided to shop more often at Hyde Park Corner. Yes, there were historical associations, because I went to Hyde Park High School...
VAT not all bad news
VAT not all bad news
The bad news, as we all know, is that value added tax (VAT) has gone up by a percentage point to 15% but the good news is that in today’s tough...

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