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Take your restaurant and retail business online with Place Order

The all-in-one ordering, payment, delivery and loyalty solution

Place Order is an all-in-one ordering, payment, delivery and loyalty solution (and the only one of its kind) which allows businesses to upload their products to a personalised platform.

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Hot off the press

The latest news to inspire in the retail industry

iKhokha was launched in 2015 to increase sales and minimise cash risk in the SME sector by giving entrepreneurs the ability to process card payments and become part of the digital economy.

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SAB Zenzele is changing lives

SAB Zenzele is the biggest scheme in the fast-moving consumer goods sector and one of SA’s most successful empowerment schemes

Since launching SAB Zenzele, the company’s broad-based black economic empowerment programme in 2010, SAB has disbursed a total of R4-billion to its three shareholder groups.


The last fortress

SALTA Column

One of the MECs for economic development even once said all shebeens should close shop and people must go to church.


The Tavern Tatler

News for the liquor trade

This is the largest and most prolific broad-based BEE transaction in the South African fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry.

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Our local brands come out tops

Make sure to add these award winners to your menu

Andy Watts, founder distiller of Bain’s Cape Mountain Whisky, says innovation has been key in the success of South African whisky.

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The Tavern Tatler

News for the liquor trade

The Gold Wine Awards is a consumer-judged competition that awards excellent wines, at a price of less than R130 to the consumer, with Gold medals.


Brand New Beverages

The latest liquor products to hit the market

Now there is something for everyone with the crisp and refreshing new Dry, and delightful Semi-Sweet Rosé strutting their stuff next to the original sweet Chateau Del Rei.

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HEINEKEN South Africa invests in the next generation of industry talent

Social Responsibility

This programme was launched with the aim of strengthening the skillset of the company’s talent, while also helping to reduce unemployment within the region.


GLF stands against xenophobia, criminality and substance abuse together!

GLF Quarterly Column

Foreign nationals are accused of taking jobs and business away from South Africans.