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22 Sep 2020
Pandemic risks will shape treasury strategy

A new report written by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) “The resilient treasury: Optimising strategy in the face of COVID-19” explores the…

Pandemic risks will shape treasury strategy

A new report written by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) “The resilient treasury: Optimising strategy in the face of COVID-19” explores the forces that will shape and define the corporate treasury function and the priorities of the future.   It identifies the macro and financial risks that impact strategy as drivers of strategic…

22 Sep 2020
Givaudan Active Beauty launches vegan red pigment for natural makeup formulations

Givaudan Active Beauty has launches New Red 18051, a vegan high performance red pigment for use in make-up formulations.   This powder offers a sustainable…

Givaudan Active Beauty launches vegan red pigment for natural makeup formulations

Givaudan Active Beauty has launches New Red 18051, a vegan high performance red pigment for use in make-up formulations.   This powder offers a sustainable alternative to synthetic red pigments, while creating new possibilities to answer the growing trend for healthier and cleaner beauty.  Natural-origin ingredients   New Red 1805 has been crafted for natural makeup…

22 Sep 2020
CCBSA continues rollout of 2L returnable PET bottle across SA

Following successful launches in Eastern Cape, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and Northern Gauteng, Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) continues the roll-out of…

CCBSA continues rollout of 2L returnable PET bottle across SA

Following successful launches in Eastern Cape, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and Northern Gauteng, Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) continues the roll-out of its 2L returnable Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) plastic bottle into more regions across South Africa. The extension includes North West, Heidelberg, the southern parts of Mpumalanga, the East Rand and sections…

22 Sep 2020
Five liability loss trends brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic

Liability exposures for companies around the world are increasing. Factors such as rising litigation, collective redress and large court verdicts,…

Five liability loss trends brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic

Liability exposures for companies around the world are increasing. Factors such as rising litigation, collective redress and large court verdicts, costly and frequent recalls in the automotive and food sectors, the disruptive impact of civil unrest and riots in a growing number of countries, and environmental concerns such as indoor…

22 Sep 2020
Unilever and Evonik collaboration ensures a green and clean future

Unilever’s goal to eliminate the use of fossil fuels in all its cleaning brands by 2030 is being enabled by…

Unilever and Evonik collaboration ensures a green and clean future

Unilever’s goal to eliminate the use of fossil fuels in all its cleaning brands by 2030 is being enabled by its collaboration with Evonik, a market innovator for green biosurfactants. Clean Future is a ground-breaking innovation programme designed by Unilever’s Home Care division that seeks to fundamentally change the way…

21 Sep 2020
Women are lagging in retirement savings and are debilitated by stress

In a recent study of their client base, Momentum Corporate revealed that almost half (41%) of the employees on the…

Women are lagging in retirement savings and are debilitated by stress

In a recent study of their client base, Momentum Corporate revealed that almost half (41%) of the employees on the FundsAtWork Umbrella Funds are women. With an almost 50/50 gender split across the client base, a one-size-fits-all approach to advice on employee benefits simply won’t cut it. This is according…

21 Sep 2020
Shaking the foundations

It’s easy to fall into the doom-and-gloom trap of how the current pandemic will forever change the face of cities…

Shaking the foundations

It’s easy to fall into the doom-and-gloom trap of how the current pandemic will forever change the face of cities and how the very foundations of urban planning and architecture will have to adapt to a new human reality. But rather than adopting a reactive stance when it comes to…

21 Sep 2020
Default to value engineering in tough economic climate

Value management or value engineering has become standard practice worldwide, in both public and private sector developments – and for…

Default to value engineering in tough economic climate

Value management or value engineering has become standard practice worldwide, in both public and private sector developments – and for good reason. In an increasingly competitive business environment coupled with difficult economic circumstances, projects and developments need to be carefully thought through from inception if they are to be feasible…

21 Sep 2020
Society of Women Engineers annual conference goes virtual

The Society of Women Engineers’ WE20 is now a two-week virtual conference and career fair scheduled for 2-13 November 2020.  WE20 provides…

Society of Women Engineers annual conference goes virtual

The Society of Women Engineers’ WE20 is now a two-week virtual conference and career fair scheduled for 2-13 November 2020.  WE20 provides a platform for women in engineering to gather with like-minded peers, share innovative ideas, make connections for career advancement and ultimately make strides in recruiting more women in engineering.  Global…

21 Sep 2020
Design long-lasting, natural makeup with Covestro’s new film former

More and more consumers are demanding products that not only make them look great, but are also sustainable. This poses a challenge for makeup…

Design long-lasting, natural makeup with Covestro’s new film former

More and more consumers are demanding products that not only make them look great, but are also sustainable. This poses a challenge for makeup manufacturers as their formulations need to be long-lasting, while also containing a large percentage of plant-based ingredients.   The new film former Baycusan eco E 1001 from Covestro fulfils both these demands, while helping cosmetics manufacturers increase acceptance…

21 Sep 2020
Built environment practitioners are key drivers of public health

Practitioners of the built environment should consider themselves as public health practitioners as well. This is because the work that they do has…

Built environment practitioners are key drivers of public health

Practitioners of the built environment should consider themselves as public health practitioners as well. This is because the work that they do has both an immediate and long-lasting impact on the health and wellbeing of the people in the communities, settlements and urban areas within which they work.” This is the view of…

21 Sep 2020
SABIS International School – Runda, Nairobi, sets a regional precedent

SABIS® International School – Runda offers a world class education to students from kindergarten to Grade 12 within a vibrant,…

SABIS International School – Runda, Nairobi, sets a regional precedent

SABIS® International School – Runda offers a world class education to students from kindergarten to Grade 12 within a vibrant, multicultural community that is committed to academic excellence. Construction on the state-of-the-art campus, which gives students the space to learn, grow and discover their talents, started in June 2016 and…

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