Project Dignity celebrates Women’s Wellness Day @ Sage
by Editor on 05 August 2019
Joining a panel of empowering female speakers, Sue Barnes, founder of Subz Pants and Pads – and its NPO, Project Dignity – will address the educational challenges faced by thousands of schoolgirls daily, because of a lack of access to sanitary wear. This will form part of the inaugural Women’s Wellness Day @ Sage on Women’s Day, 9 August in Salt Rock. “Sage Centre has a predominately female demographic ...
New Zambezi River Property for Isibindi Africa Lodges
by Editor on 02 August 2019
The mighty Zambezi river has captured the hearts and minds of explorers for centuries. Now modern-day explorers can experience the area’s many wonders from the shores of an exclusive island safari getaway. Tsowa Safari Island, located in the Zambezi National Park, is Isibindi Africa Lodges’ (Isibindi Africa) newest property and offers guests the chance to truly appreciate one of the world’s last great wildernes...
Diarise the dates for Decorex Joburg 2019!
by Editor on 26 July 2019
The flagship Decorex exhibition, synonymous with sophisticated décor and design, is bringing the finest localised products, interior stylists and creative inspiration to the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August. This year’s Decorex Joburg, centred on the show’s 2019 theme, 'Designing for Africa – feels like home’, will highlight the increasing inter-continental reach of Africa’s design influence...
Number one selling CBD brand hits Hout Bay
by Editor on 19 July 2019
One of South Africa’s leading CBD brands is making its mark in the Mother City. Well, you don’t have to look far anymore for your hemp products as Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay welcome a new trader, WHOOMPH. In many circles hemp has been proclaimed a medical and sustainable miracle – from hemp products to medicinal cannabinoid oils – and since the use and growth of hemp for personal use within the privac...
Results show that Subz reusable sanitary wear encourages school attendance
by Editor on 12 July 2019
In 2010, KwaZulu-Natal resident, Sue Barnes, established the country’s first reusable sanitary pad and panty (Subz Pants and Pads) as a way to address the national crisis – girls missing school because of the cost of sanitary wear. Nine years later, studies show that Project Dignity - the non-profit extension disseminating sponsored Subz packs to disadvantaged schoolgirls – is having a positive impact on school...
Winter Inspires Cape Creatives
by Editor on 09 July 2019
Recently launched state-of-the-art multi-functional studio in Cape Town, Infinity Studios, is set to become a hive of activity as it firmly sets its sights on becoming one of the city’s foremost creative hubs. Infinity Studios owner, James Pople, has spent the better part of his career in a variety of creative environment across the world – and is thrilled to be back in the Mother City in time for its winter s...
Entrepreneurs gather at Indaba in Cape Town
by Editor on 20 May 2019
Business owners and entrepreneurs will gather at the Entrepreneurs Indaba in Cape Town on Sat 25 May 2019 to grow their businesses and network with fellow entrepreneurs. The event takes on the format of a full-day conference with plenary sessions and networking breaks throughout the day. More than eight entrepreneurial experts and talented business minds will share their stories, growth strategies, tips, tools and...
Decorex Durban welcomes big crowds to African-inspired exhibition
by Editor on 27 March 2019
It was non-stop inspiration at this year’s Decorex Durban as 21 628 visitors streamed through the doors of the Durban Exhibition from 21 to 24 March, taking in 2019 trends showcased by Africa’s leading décor, design and lifestyle exhibition. “The ‘Designing for Africa - feels like home’ theme was so beautifully incorporated into every aspect of this year’s Decorex Durban and visitors – which increa...
Gratitude Jazz Sunday
by Editor on 14 March 2019
Celebrate your love for jazz by joining us for another Gratitude Jazz Sunday experience which promises to be quite a treat. Sunday, 31 March, 13:30 till 17:30 Flamigo shopping centre, Modderfontein Space is limited so book today by calling 010 786 1691
Decorex Durban promises a creative feast of flavour for discerning foodies
by Editor on 05 March 2019
To truly appreciate the latest décor trends and styles, visitors to Decorex Durban will be treated to a wide range of foodie features to ensure all senses are completely satisfied. Taking place at the Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 24 March, Decorex Durban has announced a mouth-watering line-up of food demonstrations, beautifully-curated dining stations and a number of taste-enhancing bars that have been wor...
Sponsored Business Seminar to Empower Phoenix Businesses
by Editor on 05 March 2019
ActionCoach, the world’s number 1 business coaching franchise will be hosting a sponsored Business Seminar on Tuesday 12 March at M&B Foods (Phoenix Industrial Park) to assist business owners in growing their business. There are no costs involved but seats are limited. “Whether you are an optometrist, dentist, engineer or own any type of business, this seminar will give you the tools and knowledge required to...
Cape Wine Auction raises nearly R15m
by Editor on 02 March 2019
Saturday, March 2: The 2019 Cape Wine Auction has raised R14 625 million and has now amassed nearly R88 million since the first auction was held in 2014. At a glamorous event held at Buitenverwachting in Constantia, it was announced that Raymond Ndlovu has been appointed chairperson to the Cape Wine Auction Trust, replacing Wendy Appelbaum who remains a trustee. Says Ndlovu: “I stand on the shoulders of a gia...
Dlamini-Zuma joins speaker panel at FORBES Woman Summit
by Editor on 19 February 2019
The esteemed speaker line-up for this year’s FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit (#LWS2019KZN) will include former Chairperson of the African Union Commission and South Africa’s Minister in the Presidency responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. She will form part of an extensive speaker panel, focusing on the summit’s 2019 theme, ‘New Wealth Creators’, taking place ...
Top-performing SAPS station ensures visitor safety at the 2019 South Coast Bike Fest™
by Editor on 19 February 2019
South Africa’s biggest biking festival, the South Coast Bike Fest™ (#SCBF19), will be returning to the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast shores from 26 to 28 April. The event - which is presented by Ugu South Coast Tourism with endorsement and support from Ray Nkonyeni Municipality; Ugu District, the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; and Tourism KwaZulu-Natal - is hosted by Margate, h...
5 reasons Decorex Durban is a massive boost for trade
by Editor on 13 February 2019
Setting the benchmark in décor, design and lifestyle exhibitions, Decorex Durban – running at Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 24 March 2019 – will once again provide the trade industry with inspirational products and design offerings that speak to the local market - with a trade-focused day on Friday, 22 March 2019. “The exhibitors at Decorex Durban have really embraced this year’s theme, ‘Design...
CEO panellists announced for the 2019 FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit
by Editor on 13 February 2019
The 2019 FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit welcomes top CEOs from government and the private sector to participate in this year’s panel discussion entitled ‘The Future Economy: How CEOs Can Lead Value Creation’. The discussion forms part of an extensive summit programme – taking place at Durban’s Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre on Friday, 8 March – that is set to welcome i...
Decorex wins big at AAXO ROAR and EXSA-llence Awards
by Editor on 06 February 2019
Decorex SA once again went home with top accolades at the annual ROAR Organiser and Exhibitor Awards - hosted by the Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) at a Gatsby-themed ceremony held on 31 January. For the second time in three years, Decorex Durban won the Best Trade and Consumer Exhibition 6001 – 12000 sqm award. This is the third year in a row that Decorex SA has walked away with the Best T...
Diarise the dates for Decorex Durban now!
by Editor on 04 February 2019
Africa’s largest décor, design and lifestyle exhibition portfolio will extend the continent’s influence on global style with the first instalment, Decorex Durban, taking place at the Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 24 March 2019. “Decorex SA is taking ownership of its role as a leader in décor this 2019 through our inspired theme, ‘Designing for Africa – feels like home’,” explained Sian Culli...
Renishaw Hills presents the 5 benefits of apartment living for retirees
by Editor on 31 October 2018
When considering retirement options, downsizing is generally accepted as part of the deal, but so often retiring to an apartment is overlooked – for all the wrong reasons. “We have noted a lot of interest in our planned apartment offerings at Renishaw Hills,” said Phil Barker, managing director of Renishaw Property Developments, developers of Renishaw Hills, a mature lifestyle development on the KwaZulu-Nat...
New wine record at 34th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction
by Editor on 01 October 2018
New wine record at 34th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Strict selection criteria and a finely tuned line-up paid off at the 34th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction held in the Stellenbosch winelands over the weekend with a higher than expected turnover exceeding R10,5 million and a new record price for red wine. Total sales amounted to R10 593 760 this year with the average price per case at R5 265 a...