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Leading Architecture & Design

Leading Architecture & Design is a bi-monthly magazine that informs and inspires South Africa’s design professionals.
26 Feb 2021
Duravit 0.2 Category 1 CPD credit course: Innovative Bathroom Design

Neither Duravit nor its designers – renowned for their work, every one of them – are interested in “design for…

Duravit 0.2 Category 1 CPD credit course: Innovative Bathroom Design

Neither Duravit nor its designers – renowned for their work, every one of them – are interested in “design for design’s sake”. This is because good design is not just about looks, but equally about practicality and sustainability. On average, we spend more that 800 days of our lives in…

25 Feb 2021
COLOURFUL a.b.e. DECORATIVE CONCRETE SOLUTIONS

With home renovations a priority for many in this lockdown year, Chryso decorative concrete solutions supplied by a.b.e. Construction Chemicals…

COLOURFUL a.b.e. DECORATIVE CONCRETE SOLUTIONS

With home renovations a priority for many in this lockdown year, Chryso decorative concrete solutions supplied by a.b.e. Construction Chemicals are increasingly in demand, says Peter Jones, a.b.e.’s National Sales Manager: Flooring. a.b.e., part of the Chryso Southern Africa Group, is experiencing particularly strong demand for four innovative and relatively new…

16 Feb 2021
6 Stars for a sustainability icon

Office Design rating by the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA), a rating considered as demonstrating “World Leadership”. According to the…

6 Stars for a sustainability icon

Office Design rating by the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA), a rating considered as demonstrating “World Leadership”. According to the certification, the Ridge exceeded the base entry scorecard level of 75 for a 6 Star Office design rating, by achieving a total 80 design points. Of significance were the 9…

12 Feb 2021
Cobra launches revolutionary virtual showroom

Iconic brand, Cobra has become one of the first companies in the South African sanitaryware industry to set up a virtual showroom,…

Cobra launches revolutionary virtual showroom

Iconic brand, Cobra has become one of the first companies in the South African sanitaryware industry to set up a virtual showroom, which means that you will soon be able to experience all of Cobra’s products from the comfort of your home. The showroom uses 3D renderings and videos to create a…

Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Review

The October edition of P&C Review is brimming with technical and editorial content on skin and face care ingredients and trends. We also showcase actives for slimming and body contouring applications, the latest news in the aerosols industry and celebrate the 40th anniversary of Hersol Manufacturing Laboratories.
26 Feb 2021
Melcura HoneyGel revolutionises at-home wound care

Medika SA trading as the Melcura brand, a trusted and well-established wound care brand that has been based in hospitals…

Melcura HoneyGel revolutionises at-home wound care

Medika SA trading as the Melcura brand, a trusted and well-established wound care brand that has been based in hospitals for over 15 years, has finally launched online and at select local pharmacies. Melcura products are a crucial component in one’s arsenal for fast, complete wound healing when an accident…

25 Feb 2021
Environ is named Top Medical Skincare Line of the Decade

Environ Skin Care has won the award for Top Medical Skincare Line of the Decade. With a long list of…

Environ is named Top Medical Skincare Line of the Decade

Environ Skin Care has won the award for Top Medical Skincare Line of the Decade. With a long list of over 100 highly esteemed recognitions received for outstanding products worldwide, South African born, globally recognised professional brand Environ Skin Care has been on an international winning streak the past few…

25 Feb 2021
Adcock Ingram reports resilient trading performance despite COVID-19 challenges

The Adcock Ingram Group has achieved a 4% increase in turnover for the six month period to 31 December 2020.…

Adcock Ingram reports resilient trading performance despite COVID-19 challenges

The Adcock Ingram Group has achieved a 4% increase in turnover for the six month period to 31 December 2020. The company achieved these results despite challenging trading conditions caused by COVID-19, a depressed economy and decline in demand for certain categories of medicine and products. Performance metrics include: •         …

24 Feb 2021
Virtual conference drives the goal to buy Africa for Africa

The Made in Africa Conference and Expo will be the largest ever virtual gathering of and showcase of African buyers…

Virtual conference drives the goal to buy Africa for Africa

The Made in Africa Conference and Expo will be the largest ever virtual gathering of and showcase of African buyers and sellers, taking place on 13 and 14 April 2021.   With the COVID-19 pandemic pushing African nations to develop local solutions to the continent’s challenges, the time has come…

SA Food Review

SA Food Review offers authoritative reports on all aspects of food production across Africa.
26 Feb 2021
Five predictions driving transformation in food manufacturing in 2021 and beyond

BY: Phil Lewis Infor VP Solution Consulting for the EMEA Unforeseen disruptions experienced in 2020 prompted F&B producers to future…

Five predictions driving transformation in food manufacturing in 2021 and beyond

BY: Phil Lewis Infor VP Solution Consulting for the EMEA Unforeseen disruptions experienced in 2020 prompted F&B producers to future proof their businesses. Focusing on expediting time-to-market; food quality and safety; supply chain resilience and the creation of omni-channel models will place companies in the strongest position to embrace and…

25 Feb 2021
Embrace wellbeing through nature

Diana Food has 30 years of experience in providing colours and a range of natural flavours to the confectionery and…

Embrace wellbeing through nature

Diana Food has 30 years of experience in providing colours and a range of natural flavours to the confectionery and beverage industry. We look at what defines a ‘natural’ product in an age where consumers look towards health and traceability in foodstuffs. With an extensive raw material base, the company’s…

24 Feb 2021
Knorr joins Mr Potato Head to encourage the world to Eat for Good

Knorr, Unilever’s largest food brand, has teamed up with Mr Potato Head, the world’s most famous vegetable icon, to call…

Knorr joins Mr Potato Head to encourage the world to Eat for Good

Knorr, Unilever’s largest food brand, has teamed up with Mr Potato Head, the world’s most famous vegetable icon, to call on people to change the world by changing what’s on their plates. The unlikely duo joins Netflix’s Restaurants on the Edge chef Dennis Prescott and the 900+ chefs in the…

24 Feb 2021
Pushing boundaries in sophisticated adult drinks

Alcohol-free spirits? This may sound like a contradiction in terms, but it’s an exotic new category pushing the boundaries of…

Pushing boundaries in sophisticated adult drinks

Alcohol-free spirits? This may sound like a contradiction in terms, but it’s an exotic new category pushing the boundaries of new product development. This revolution is shaping the future of tomorrow’s drinking culture. We track evolving consumer demand as these products continue to grow. Consumers are demonstrating an increased desire…

Specifile

Specifile is Africa’s largest digital library of building product information.
26 Feb 2021
Discover the self-care you deserve

In a world filled with day-to-day stresses and responsibilities, it’s often easy to lose sight of your own value. But…

Discover the self-care you deserve

In a world filled with day-to-day stresses and responsibilities, it’s often easy to lose sight of your own value. But the way we see ourselves is equally as important as the way we see others, and sometimes, we need to take a time out to be pampered and wash away…

25 Feb 2021
34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards Regional Winner: UCT Landscape Architecture

Landscape architecture is a way of continuously negotiating between a wide range of practices, involving people, materials and timelines, according…

34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards Regional Winner: UCT Landscape Architecture

Landscape architecture is a way of continuously negotiating between a wide range of practices, involving people, materials and timelines, according to Hayden Malan, declared the winner of the Most Innovative Final-Year Landscape Architecture Award on Friday 5 February. The event was part of the 34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the…

25 Feb 2021
Designed for pet stains and spills at home

From scratch resistant to easy-to-clean! Atroguard® is the flooring that pet owners look for. We love our animal friends; but…

Designed for pet stains and spills at home

From scratch resistant to easy-to-clean! Atroguard® is the flooring that pet owners look for. We love our animal friends; but accidents happen. AtroGuard® flooring makes it easy to wipe away the little accidents, and there’s no need to sacrifice style for the inconvenience of an easy-care surface. Warrant guarantee AtroGuard® will not…

24 Feb 2021
Going touchless – public bathrooms

Hygiene is the most important factor to consider in public bathrooms and the Geberit team believe that a touchless environment…

Going touchless – public bathrooms

Hygiene is the most important factor to consider in public bathrooms and the Geberit team believe that a touchless environment is key. The fewer shoppers or maintenance staff need to handle items, the better from a sanitary and hygiene perspective. Geberit sees touchless use in the public sector growing at…

Analytical Reporter

Analytical Reporter Africa keeps readers up to date with laboratory industry news, events and the latest product information.      
14 Jan 2021
Solis analytical and semi microbalances for waste analysis

Analytical balances are essential tools for waste treatment plants. Whether samples are measured directly, or reagents and standards are prepared…

Solis analytical and semi microbalances for waste analysis

Analytical balances are essential tools for waste treatment plants. Whether samples are measured directly, or reagents and standards are prepared by weighing, a reliable and accurate analytical balance is a necessity. Solis analytical and semi micro balances are designed for laboratory professionals. Able to streamline a wide variety of complex…

14 Jan 2021
SA brand Sanitouch gets European Union seal of approval

South African manufacturer Infection Protection Products’ Sanitouch brand has passed the necessary European Standard tests proving its efficacy against the…

SA brand Sanitouch gets European Union seal of approval

South African manufacturer Infection Protection Products’ Sanitouch brand has passed the necessary European Standard tests proving its efficacy against the Covid-19 virus. An internationally UKAS accredited testing laboratory performed the testing on Sanitouch’s products including their pre-saturated wipe range of trolley wipes, hand and surface sanitiser range, medical products and…

01 Jan 2021
Anton Paar Multicube 48 – trendsetting open-vessel digestion

Multicube 48 is a robust laboratory hot block for open-vessel acid digestion, evaporation and concentration of samples, as well as other…

Anton Paar Multicube 48 – trendsetting open-vessel digestion

Multicube 48 is a robust laboratory hot block for open-vessel acid digestion, evaporation and concentration of samples, as well as other applications requiring elevated temperatures. The PFA-coated graphite block in its corrosion-resistant FEP-coated housing is designed for reliable, trouble-free preparation of large batches of a wide range of samples. Precise temperature…

03 Dec 2020
Turnkey or custom-made automation solutions from Skalar

Skalar’s sophisticated SP2000 robotic platform offers dedicated and flexible automation solutions for routine analytical testing.

Turnkey or custom-made automation solutions from Skalar

Skalar’s sophisticated SP2000 robotic platform offers dedicated and flexible automation solutions for routine analytical testing.

Industrial Buyer

Products and services for the general manufacturing and engineering sectors.
15 Feb 2021
Virtual Trade Fair will connect African manufacturers to global markets

Organised by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in collaboration with the African Union and hosted by the Government of Rwanda,…

Virtual Trade Fair will connect African manufacturers to global markets

Organised by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in collaboration with the African Union and hosted by the Government of Rwanda, IATF2021 will provide a platform for entry into a single market of over 1.2 billion people joined together by the African Continental Free Trade Area. IATF2021 will serve as a…

12 Feb 2021
Beware the unforeseen costs of using counterfeit bearings

Downtime, consequential damage, reduced lifespan, poor performance and safety are just some of the dangers of using counterfeit bearings, which…

Beware the unforeseen costs of using counterfeit bearings

Downtime, consequential damage, reduced lifespan, poor performance and safety are just some of the dangers of using counterfeit bearings, which are increasingly prevalent across South African industry, warns Andrew Altree, product manager at Bearings International (BI). Customers sometimes think they can nab genuine parts in a ‘closing’ sale, without realising…

09 Feb 2021
The state of digitisation in the SA mining industry: 10 trends shaping the industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the digitisation of the work process in the South African mining industry. The industry is…

The state of digitisation in the SA mining industry: 10 trends shaping the industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the digitisation of the work process in the South African mining industry. The industry is increasingly making use of innovative and cutting-edge technologies to run more efficient operations, to manage risk, to improve health and safety, reduce the cost of maintenance and extraction, as well…

08 Feb 2021
New Cat S42 is the world’s first anti-bacterial phone

Every external surface of the Cat S42 has been enhanced with advanced antimicrobial product protection, making it the first anti-bacterial…

New Cat S42 is the world’s first anti-bacterial phone

Every external surface of the Cat S42 has been enhanced with advanced antimicrobial product protection, making it the first anti-bacterial phone.  The Cat range of rugged smart and feature phones are designed to challenge expectations of what a phone can and should do. They are ideal for more demanding work…

DIY & Industrial Trade News

DIY & Industrial Trade News is a specialist B2B publication that caters for the hardware, DIY and construction communities.
25 Feb 2021
Unlocking opportunity in 2021!

When retailers join the Ingco family, they choose to become part of the Ingco success story. Joining forces with Ingco creates an opportunity…

Unlocking opportunity in 2021!

When retailers join the Ingco family, they choose to become part of the Ingco success story. Joining forces with Ingco creates an opportunity for retailers to continuously grow brands on its shelves and benefit from excellent profit margins while adding value for customers.   “The Ingco promise of professional tools made affordable, together with a steady and consistent commitment to…

25 Feb 2021
Training is vital for business growth

Enterprise and supplier development training; skill development training; and a range of other training models are so important for sustaining a growing business. Training is…

Training is vital for business growth

Enterprise and supplier development training; skill development training; and a range of other training models are so important for sustaining a growing business. Training is the process of increasing the knowledge and skills of the workforce to enable them to perform their jobs effectively. A process whereby an individual acquires job-related skills and knowledge. Training plays…

25 Feb 2021
The passing of an industry icon

South African manufacturer Pratley announced with much sadness the passing of its managing director, Kim Pratley on 19 January 2021.…

The passing of an industry icon

South African manufacturer Pratley announced with much sadness the passing of its managing director, Kim Pratley on 19 January 2021. World first plastic putty Kim’s father, George ‘Monty’ Pratley, established the company in 1948. During the 1960s, the company invented and produced the world’s first epoxy putty. Initially intended for…

25 Feb 2021
Promac expansion to mark 30th anniversary

Promac Paints; a privately-owned South African paint producer has expanded its operations with the installation of additional automation and capacity at its Silverton, Pretoria…

Promac expansion to mark 30th anniversary

Promac Paints; a privately-owned South African paint producer has expanded its operations with the installation of additional automation and capacity at its Silverton, Pretoria plant.   After the company’s new expansion; and the acquisition of the 51-year-old Cedar Paints two years ago. Promac now has an impressive total production capacity of 60 million litres.  The founders’ aim The company founded in…

22 Apr 2020
How the COVID-19 pandemic shows that humanity can reverse climate change

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, smog disappears and waters run clearer. Not only does the prospect of our uncertain future…

How the COVID-19 pandemic shows that humanity can reverse climate change

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, smog disappears and waters run clearer. Not only does the prospect of our uncertain future reveal the roles humanity play in the planet’s environment, but our true power and resolve to finally reverse the course of what could one day become the worst pandemic we’ll…

19 Apr 2020
Everyone Will Need to Compromise to Secure the Future of Food

“The Future of Food and Farming” study clearly shows that the next generation of consumers and farmers share many concerns…

Everyone Will Need to Compromise to Secure the Future of Food

“The Future of Food and Farming” study clearly shows that the next generation of consumers and farmers share many concerns about the future. Both feel strongly about wanting more of a voice in determining how food is grown, sold and consumed. They especially believe that the future of food and…

18 Apr 2020
Vodka distilled from crops grown in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth created a brand of artisan vodka. The Ukrainian mineral water and rye used to…

Vodka distilled from crops grown in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth created a brand of artisan vodka. The Ukrainian mineral water and rye used to distil the beverage were taken from an area that has been abandoned since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. The end result is aptly named Atomik. The first ever bottle of Atomik…

17 Apr 2020
Confronting Climate Change

While there is much alignment on the issue of climate change, there are also points of differentiation, illustrating the complexity…

Confronting Climate Change

While there is much alignment on the issue of climate change, there are also points of differentiation, illustrating the complexity of the challenges facing the farmers and consumers of the future. Overwhelmingly, next-gen farmers and consumers indicate they believe climate change is occurring, and the majority across markets believe that…

Full Service

Full Service magazine provides all the information on products, equipment and solutions to restaurant owners and caterers in South Africa. Keep up to date with all the latest trends and news from the SA restaurant industry.
07 Jul 2020
Convenience eating redefined by COVID-19 lockdown

The notion of convenience will take on new meaning at mealtimes as cocooning consumers re-evaluate their priorities

Convenience eating redefined by COVID-19 lockdown

The notion of convenience will take on new meaning at mealtimes as cocooning consumers re-evaluate their priorities

06 Jul 2020
Burger King Finland pranks competitor with free delivery campaign

Burger King Finland placed outdoor ads outside its competitor's restaurants, promising free delivery if you set your pickup location to…

Burger King Finland pranks competitor with free delivery campaign

Burger King Finland placed outdoor ads outside its competitor's restaurants, promising free delivery if you set your pickup location to a McDonald’s restaurant

11 Jun 2020
Langplaas partners with RSA Group

RSA Group has welcomed Langplaas to its family of producers

Langplaas partners with RSA Group

RSA Group has welcomed Langplaas to its family of producers

11 Jun 2020
Merchant Capital throws restaurants a lifeline during lockdown

Alternative lender Merchant Capital has launched an innovative short-term finance product to give restaurants a much-needed injection of working capital…

Merchant Capital throws restaurants a lifeline during lockdown

Alternative lender Merchant Capital has launched an innovative short-term finance product to give restaurants a much-needed injection of working capital to help ease the economic impact of the national lockdown regulations.

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