Azelis awarded EcoVadis Gold rating for a second time
Azelis’ corporate social responsibility (CSR) performance has been awarded the EcoVadis Gold rating for the second time in a row. EcoVadis is the world’s most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance improvement tools for global supply chain. Its CSR assessment methodology covers 198 purchasing categories, 155 countries, and 21 CSR indicators....
Addressing skills shortage with practical training
Prominent Paints, a fully integrated member of PPG and a leading paint manufacturer in South Africa, is addressing the skills shortage within the local paint industry through its training academy.
Understand money, before you can make money
Not understanding how money can work for you, drowning in debt, budgeting, saving, and investing, means that many young South Africans struggle to reach their financial goals – which could be anything from buying the next pair of sneakers, to being able to afford 2020’s University fees or renting your first apartment.
SA drivers are ‘in love’ with their cars: study
A national client survey – by insurer Santam – has revealed interesting and surprising attitudes of drivers towards their vehicles, including emotional attachment and feelings of despondency if dispossessed of their much-loved cars.
Stacking made easy
With the recent launch of its MPS 302 model, Multivac is offering the packaging industry an automatic pack stacker that significantly simplifies and accelerates the loading of thermoformed packs and trays into boxes.
New bank to be launched in SA
Bank Zero has been granted a provisional licence after a rigorous in-depth evaluation process by the South African Reserve Bank. The 45% black-owned bank is set to launch in the fourth quarter of 2018.
A first for Italy
Centrale del Latte di Brescia has doubled its aseptic production of UHT milk in PET bottles and in doing so is benefitting from a simple, safe and sustainable packaging line. The project saw this innovation-driven company become the first producer in Italy to invest in Sidel’s aseptic and environmentally friendly combined blow-fill-cap solution with dry...
Top women in investing share their intuitive money tips
Women are often said to have better intuition than men do – hence the commonly referred to term “woman’s intuition”. However, all too often, that intuitive “gut instinct” is undervalued in favour of logic-heavy arguments – especially in male-dominated fields such as finance and investing. Yet studies show that women are actually better at investing...
Smart home security
You can arm, disarm, configure and control your system from your smartphone or tablet using the Yale app. Yale’s Smart Home Alarms receive email alerts, push notifications or even a text when the alarm is triggered for an instant update, making it easier than ever to reap the full benefit of a smart security system.
The future of food packaging
A senior scientist at the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland developed new hybrid materials with enhanced diffusion barriers, for use in the production and modification of thin-film composites.
DIY & Industrial Trade News
Leading Architecture & Design
Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Review
SA Food Review
Browse all channels
Occupational Health & Safety
University Of Pretoria
Visit the official COVID-19 government website to stay informed: