Airbnb pulls the plug on water wastage

Airbnb has begun handing over around 700 low-flow showerheads to hosts across the peninsula, as part of its joint campaign with Wesgro, to encourage Airbnb hosts to save water. These […]

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Billion dollar recalls

A pedal that caused a car to inadvertently accelerate, a hip replacement device that led to repeated surgeries and an outbreak of contaminated peanuts that resulted in a 25% industry-wide […]

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“Ripple effect” behind larger product recalls

Product recalls are increasing in size and number, predominantly driven by the increasing complexity of global supply chains and concentration of certain components or ingredients on a smaller number of […]

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Future Fear: The cyber recall

Technology and innovation to drive risks and claims of the future Advancements in technology are both a boon and a challenge for product recall. On the one hand, they offer […]

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Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital first in Africa for new treatment of multiple brain tumours

(L-R): Lucinda Oosthuizen, Radiotherapist, Quinton Africa, Senior Radiotherapist, Dr Jacquiline Hall, Radiation Oncologist, Nafeesah Abrahams, Radiotherapist and Ali Gurmani, Physicist Radiosurgery surgeons at Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital have successfully performed […]

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Cape Town or Joburg? Which city fares best?

When it comes to a choice between purchasing property in Johannesburg or Cape Town, which city fares best from an investment perspective? Both are major growth hubs in the country […]

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LeBashe Financial Services becomes a shareholder in 4AX

4 Africa Exchange Proprietary Limited (4AX) is pleased to announce that LeBashe Financial Services has joined its ranks as a shareholder, with Tshepo Mahloele being appointed to the Exchange’s board […]

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Webber Wentzel launches legal incubation programme for entrepreneurs

Webber Wentzel launches Webber Wentzel Ignite: a legal incubation programme for entrepreneurs Webber Wentzel has launched Webber Wentzel Ignite – a legal incubation programme that will provide selected entrepreneurs and […]

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Digital innovation driving growth and competition in DRC mining sector

Satellite to play leading role in mining sector growth   Digital innovation is driving transformation within the local mining sector. This shift, according to leading converged ICT solutions provider, iWayAfrica, […]

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The importance of contracts in business

Sumaiya De’Mar (the founder of SA Fashion Law) specialises in Intellectual Property Law and the fashion industry. Here she offers her insight into NDAs & T&Cs. Every entrepreneur knows that business is about […]

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The search is on for South Africa’s Eco-champions 

Entries now open for the 2018 Eco-Logic Awards  The Enviropaedia is calling on the South African public to help identify and nominate individuals, organisations and communities that positively contribute towards […]

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Flexible office space ideal for times of economic uncertainty

The uncertainty around South Africa’s current economic and political climates has offered the perfect platform for the thriving local flexible workspace market to step in to offer workspace-as-a-service options. A […]

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Vaping and the Tobacco Act

Gregory Conley (President of the American Vaping Association) shares his thoughts about the new amendments to South Africa’s Tobacco Act. Earlier this month, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced a wide-ranging plan […]

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Excuse me while I disrupt your industry!

Marcel du Toit, CEO of property disruptor Leadhome, told u|Chief about how homeowners are reacting to his company’s disruptive service offering. Is your product offering exportable or ‘transferable’? Is this […]

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