Even though it is tempting to relegate Black Friday as just another marketing gimmick, the reality is that it signifies the start of a month-long consumer spending frenzy that significantly […]
South Africa has just suffered its worst economic performance since the financial crisis, and the knock-on effects for the SME sector could be devastating.
Retail Capital CEO Karl Westvig presented a cheque to the value of R50 000 to Adithi Rajkumar of Scribe Photography, the winner of their R250 000 “business makeover” competition. The presentation took […]
SME’s are investing in their businesses and taking more risks than ever before to capitalise on the ‘Cyril Spring’ unleashed by South Africa’s new President. It’s already shaping up to […]
Above: Raw Golden Honey Day Zero, it seems, is no longer a threat to Cape Town in 2018 – provided residents stay on track. DA leader Mmusi Maimane has announced […]
Nationally small businesses are now being advised to prepare for future water scarcity. With small to medium-sized businesses contributing over 65% of South Africa’s employment and 50% of the country’s […]
Karl Westvig (CEO, Retail Capital) shares his insight into the recent S&P downgrade on South African’s small businesses, consumers and tourism. The inevitable has happened with this latest credit downgrade, […]