Surviving the Storm – Are you ready for 2018?

Surviving the Storm – Are you ready for 2018?

It could largely be agreed that most businesses are happy to see the end of 2017.  It’s been a tumultuous year, one in which South Africans in particular were not quite sure what the next day would hold. Political and economic uncertainty has been consistent and a...
Where to from here?

Where to from here?

This is the picture we are faced with. Consumer confidence is low. The rand has been fluctuating since the middle of 2016. South Africa has been downgraded to junk status. The clothing retail sector has hit its worst ever number, contracting at 0.3% in June 2017. The...
Build your brand grow your sales

Build your brand grow your sales

After narrowly missing going into a recession in 2016, the country is on the edge of being graded between investment and junk. Although government debt has risen to R2.2 trillion there is a reprieve for the first half of 2017, in that South Africa will not be...