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Maximise safety with Maxiflex’s new overhead sectional door

Given South Africa’s current recessionary economic climate with slow growth predictions for 2019 to 2020, a weak currency and upward pressures on inflation, improving efficiencies and reducing costs across-the-board has become part of most businesses’ budgetary landscape to ensure future sustainability.


How the retail forecourt offering at service stations influence consumer behaviour

Retail forecourts influence frequency in service station stops

A recent study by Lightstone and Tracker, where over 3 100 service stations belonging to the major brands were analysed, reveals that overall distances travelled in September 2018 show a reduction of 7% from September 2017.

 Emira boosts its USA retail property portfolio

Emira Property Fund has made a further equity investment into a grocery-anchored dominant shopping centre in the USA, growing its portfolio to five value-orientated power centre assets in the thriving states of the world’s largest economy.

Middelburg Mall ramp up efforts to help feed thousands

Thanks to an ongoing partnership between Middelburg Mall and the Feed-a-Child organisation, thousands of vulnerable children can count on receiving a balanced and nutritious meal. Each month the centre contributes R5 000 to Feed-a-Child Middelburg.


152 kWp solar upgrade for Eureka Roodepoort

In July this year, Johannesburg based turnkey energy solutions company and certified installation partner, Hanonox (appointed by KAS Consulting), completed the 312 kWp solar project for major South African hardware manufacturer, Eureka DIY Solutions.


1Life Life Changer Award

Moss Lehlokoa honoured for his commitment to the community

The DStv Mzansi Viewers’ Choice Awards saw leading financial services provider, 1Life, award Moss Lehlokoa with the 1Life Life Changer Award. The award, now in its second consecutive year, aims to recognise an individual who is making a real difference within their community

The Central Office as an edge data centre

“The increasing need to move data over long haul networks, due to rapid regional African growth, has made it necessary to bring fully-fledged computing infrastructure closer to the end-user.”

New category of fraud as growth in money mules escalates

Technology is designed to bring greater efficiencies but there is often a downside where it creates loopholes for opportunistic tactics and fraud. Banks are using biometrics (fingerprint identification) to verify account holders.

How to ensure regulatory compliance for fire risk in warehouses

Automated warehouses present new challenges for fire protection concepts. Conventional solutions are usually not sufficient to meet the protection goals of logistics providers.

UK retail technology firm REPL group expands operations to South Africa

Retail IT consulting and technology firm, REPL Group, has announced the opening of a new South African office. Located in Cape Town, this will allow the group to expand on its existing presence in the country and worldwide.