Office Box makes its mark in eCommerce

They are yet to celebrate the first birthday of their business, but business partners, David Adams and, Ruari Richardson of Observatory have taken the stationery supplies industry by storm. They boldly “guarantee” that they will slash any business’ stationery cost by more than a fraction and their confidence is is backed by a price comparison calculator on their website.


The quest for South Africa’s future in innovation

The search is on for South Africa’s brightest minds in innovation at this year’s annual Pitching Den competition. All entrepreneurs, researchers, inventors, incubators and innovators across all industries are urged to enter this prestigious competition for the chance to pitch their creative ideas and a chance to win a share of R25,000. On top of that, Spoor & Fisher, a full service intellectual property law firm, will award three trademarks and a patent search to worthy candidates.


The emerging (happy) pig farmer

As consumers become more informed about what they put on their plates and demand for free-range and pasture-reared products increases, it’s sparking an interesting trend within the South African landscape. The ethically-raised pork that you are eating could very well come from an emerging farmer who, for the very first time, has access to land and opportunities that were previously limited.


Overcoming problems with start-ups

ENTREPRENEURSHIP is increasingly generating more awareness in South Africa and while the industry should be a desirable employment option for most, there are various challenges that entrepreneurs entering the market should bear in mind when starting their new venture.

Subscribe to this RSS feed


About us

Follow us

Follow us @BusinessNewsCT

BusinessNewsCT High-tech connection solutions by Lapp
BusinessNewsCT Competition time! Don't forget to sign up for @ConnexionZone's competion where you stand a chance to win a R45 000.…
BusinessNewsCT Load-shedding risk increases as coal stockpiles drop