Cape Town CBD headed for major transformation

CAPE Town’s central business district (CBD) is headed for major transformation that will add R7bn to the total value of property once major construction projects are completed by 2020. The Central City Improvement District (CCID) says that is a conservative estimate for the increase in the value of CBD property once projects such as the […]

Textile company hosts German delegation

Falke South Africa recently hosted a high-profile delegation led by the German Chamber of Commerce. The group, from Lower Saxony, consisted of members of parliament, leading business delegates as well as representatives from various tertiary institutions and visited the legwear manufacturer’s factory in Bellville South, Cape Town. Professor Jorge Marx-Gomez from the University of Oldenburg […]

Phase Eight performance surprises TFG

The Foschini Group’s (TFG’s) newly acquired UK fashion brand Phase Eight, which is not available in South Africa, has surpassed the group’s expectations in the first half-year financial results to 30 September, released on 12 November. TFG, which had 2 390 stores in 31 countries globally by the end of the period, is the owner […]