Through persuasion, good leaders can become the best leaders, says Ian Mann.
Climate-related consequences are raising food prices, joblessness, crime, and instability.
Mandi Smallhorne looks beyond the weather as the cause for rising food costs.
Lewis Group is launching a specialised call centre to limit any potential misunderstandings of the costs, services and fees to be paid by customers.
Bidvest Group says it plans to spin off and separately list its food business on the local stock exchange, beginning its attempt to separate its biggest division.
While mobile money has taken off significantly in Africa and continues to grow, a new trend - digital currency - is also gaining popularity.
More consumers are going online to compare before they buy and they are no longer afraid of switching brands, says the head of a comparison website.
The facts of the case in the washing machine row do not support the accusation of reckless lending, says Lewis Group.
Bricks and mortar still don’t get it – at least in the USA, says Daniel Silke.
A survey by the Franchise Association of South Africa has found the majority of franchisees have an optimistic outlook about the future.
McDonald’s has posted fourth-quarter earnings that beat analysts’ estimates after its all-day breakfast helped fuel US sales.
Italtile says its performance is mainly thanks to management’s focus on key customer-facing components, which resulted in increased sales.
Grand Parade Investments has signed a master franchise agreement to develop Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins in South Africa.
Lewis Group says sales have been significantly impacted by the implementation of the National Credit Regulator's affordability assessment regulations.
Before investing in a buy-to-let property, there are many factors to consider.
Matthew Lester is shocked by President Jacob Zuma's offer to pay the money, he has a SONA wish li...
Last week, the JSE and the rand reached their highest levels this year.
Matthew Lester ponders whether to invest in a local retirement annuity or go offshore.
Simon Brown looks at what investors should take into account before selling a stock.
While undoubtedly serious, a downgrade threat to sub-investment grade must be in context, says Na...
After three weeks of battling with Telkom I think I am losing my mind, says Susan Erasmus.
Tamra Veley says should not see business as a threat, but an asset to the economy.
The man at the centre of a washing machine row has breathed a sigh of relief after Lewis Stores fully refunded his deposit and confirmed that they have cancelled his contract.
A consumer watchdog and an independent debt counsellor have criticised Lewis over the charges on a washing machine sold on credit to a 60-year old gardener.
Unbanked consumers in South Africa can now shop online thanks to an innovation in barcode technology.
Necessary to protect local networks
Bad, as it will stifle competition
I don’t care, I don’t think it affects me
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