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09 Jul 2020
Updating your beneficiaries is ever-more important in uncertain times

Independent financial services provider, Fedgroup, has seen an increase in the number of people taking the time to understand and…

Updating your beneficiaries is ever-more important in uncertain times

Independent financial services provider, Fedgroup, has seen an increase in the number of people taking the time to understand and update their policies and beneficiaries since the start of lockdown. But for those who haven’t done so yet, keeping your beneficiaries updated is one of the most important things you…

09 Jul 2020
Blue Water AB appoints new GM for SA operation

Bluewater AB, a world leading Swedish watertech company, has appointed Cape Town-based Janneke Brasecke as the new general manager for…

Blue Water AB appoints new GM for SA operation

Bluewater AB, a world leading Swedish watertech company, has appointed Cape Town-based Janneke Brasecke as the new general manager for its South African organisation as part of a major restructure. The realignment came as Bluewater sets out a growth-focused ambition to help Bluewater Africa rebound following the COVID-19 epidemic by…

09 Jul 2020
Mamba Cement silos refurbished to stand the test of time

Sika products were used in the maintenance on some of Mamba Cement’s silos. Lasting a month, the project started in…

Mamba Cement silos refurbished to stand the test of time

Sika products were used in the maintenance on some of Mamba Cement’s silos. Lasting a month, the project started in November 2019 and was complete by the end of December. Rich mining history Koedoeskop, is a small town near Thambazimbi, in the Limpopo Province, it is also a remote bushveld…

09 Jul 2020
Nouryon accelerates its sustainable growth with CMC acquisition

Nouryon has acquired carboxymethyl cellulose business, JM Huber Corporation. The transaction will significantly broaden Nouryon’s portfolio of products in CMC,…

Nouryon accelerates its sustainable growth with CMC acquisition

Nouryon has acquired carboxymethyl cellulose business, JM Huber Corporation. The transaction will significantly broaden Nouryon’s portfolio of products in CMC, a sustainable, bio-based water-soluble polymer used as a thickener, binder, stabiliser and film former. Leading position in growth markets The acquisition underlines Nouryon’s strategy of investing to develop a leading…

09 Jul 2020
Raising liquidity: ‘Selling the crown jewels’

By: Riaan Campbell, Advisory Partner, Citadel Wealth is created over a person’s lifetime through savings, business, careers, real estate, and…

Raising liquidity: ‘Selling the crown jewels’

By: Riaan Campbell, Advisory Partner, Citadel Wealth is created over a person’s lifetime through savings, business, careers, real estate, and stock market investments. The build-up of wealth is closely linked to the accumulation of lifestyle assets such as homes and holiday homes, as well as items such as cars, art,…

09 Jul 2020
Five steps to ensure POPI compliance for direct marketing

The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPI) has now come into effect and it is important that…

Five steps to ensure POPI compliance for direct marketing

The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPI) has now come into effect and it is important that South Africa businesses adhere to the new regulations. The use of personal information is everywhere and it’s almost impossible to do direct marketing without using personal information collected from customers,…

08 Jul 2020
Botanichem adds Korean ingredient supplier to its portfolio

Botanichem has added Sunjin Beauty Science to its portfolio of agencies. Sunjin, based in Korea, has been a leading ingredient…

Botanichem adds Korean ingredient supplier to its portfolio

Botanichem has added Sunjin Beauty Science to its portfolio of agencies. Sunjin, based in Korea, has been a leading ingredient supplier to the cosmetic and chemical industry for more than 40 years and supplies products to some of the world’s leading brands. Ingredient solutions The company supplies raw materials to…

08 Jul 2020
DN Invest and Mineworkers Investment Company conclude empowerment transaction

Diversified and niche telecommunications, retail, distribution and technology services company, DN Invest has concluded an empowerment transaction with Mineworkers Investment…

DN Invest and Mineworkers Investment Company conclude empowerment transaction

Diversified and niche telecommunications, retail, distribution and technology services company, DN Invest has concluded an empowerment transaction with Mineworkers Investment Company, an established and highly regarded BBBEE investment holding company. The transaction involved MIC Investment Holdings acquiring 25.1% of DNI’s shares in a transaction valued at approximately R760 million and…

08 Jul 2020
SAOTA and Jaco Booyens Architect win gold at Domus Restoration Awards

The restoration of the ensemble of heritage buildings on Buffelsdrift Farm – by SAOTA and Jaco Booyens Architect – won…

SAOTA and Jaco Booyens Architect win gold at Domus Restoration Awards

The restoration of the ensemble of heritage buildings on Buffelsdrift Farm – by SAOTA and Jaco Booyens Architect – won the gold medal at the seventh edition of the International Domus Restoration and Conservation Award in Italy. The award, conceived and promoted by the company Fassa S.r.l. and by the…

07 Jul 2020
KHS presents its new modular labelling machine

Due to an increasing number of customers asking for modular systems and solutions the KHS Group is systematically restructuring its…

KHS presents its new modular labelling machine

Due to an increasing number of customers asking for modular systems and solutions the KHS Group is systematically restructuring its engineering portfolio with regard to labelling technology. Its prime move here is the addition of the modular Innoket Neo Flex machine to its tried-and-tested Innoket Neo series. With its quick-change…

07 Jul 2020
IMCD expands its pharmaceutical partnership with Dupont

IMCD and Dupont Health and Nutrition have agreed to expand their partnership in Pharmaceutical Ingredients to Kenya, Uganda and Egypt.…

IMCD expands its pharmaceutical partnership with Dupont

IMCD and Dupont Health and Nutrition have agreed to expand their partnership in Pharmaceutical Ingredients to Kenya, Uganda and Egypt. The relationship with Dupont Health and Nutrition’s cellulosic excipient range dates over 50 years and currently spans to more than 60 countries in Europe, North and Latin America, and Asia.…

07 Jul 2020
Symrise and CRIEPPAM launch lavender biodiversity project

Symrise has launched a joint research project with CRIEPPAM on lavender farming aimed at crop resilience, improved biodiversity and additional…

Symrise and CRIEPPAM launch lavender biodiversity project

Symrise has launched a joint research project with CRIEPPAM on lavender farming aimed at crop resilience, improved biodiversity and additional income for farmers. The CRIEPPAM research institute, local farmers and Symrise have been working towards increasingly cultivating lavender in a sustainable way for several years. A fragrant pair Lavender and…