While the demise of physical retail abroad - at least as we've come to know it - is sure to cast a shadow on the plans of local counterparts, retail consultant Brett Kaplan believes the long-term outlook for local apparel retail is a good news story.
Lauren Hartzenberg 4 hours ago
From Thursday, 14 December to Sunday, 30 December 2017, the V&A Waterfront will feature and exciting lineup of festive entertainment and cheer. The property will be packed with gift-wrapping stations, feature Christmas shows and have extended shopping hours for visitors to make their experience more magical.
The speedboat glided effortlessly over the see-through water and slowed down as we entered the bay. Luckily we were on the first shipment out, so we had some time to get a good spot on the beach. Soon it would be crowded with almost all the Sinfonia passengers.
Ilse van den Berg 1 day ago
Wednesday, 29 November saw the launch of Guess' Summer range at The Lookout in Cape Town V&A Waterfront. The range of ladies and menswear, sported lifestyles reminiscent of the Cicilian beach side, included off shoulder dresses, fringe details, bodycon dresses, and denim.
Meagan Duckitt 2 days ago
The WWE Live South Africa Tour will make stops at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town on 18 April 2018, the Sun Arena, Time Square in Pretoria on 20 April 2018 and conclude at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg on 21 April 2018.
Greenleaf + Terroir intends to shake up the pre-mixed alcoholic drink market, which has, for the most part, failed to truly win over consumers. Staking its place in the gin renaissance, Greenleaf + Terroir - or G+T for short - is a pre-mix of locally produced, small-batch gin and craft tonic served conveniently in individual-sized glass bottles.
Lauren Hartzenberg 8 Dec 2017
The Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival will be held at the Labia Theatre in Cape Town on 7-10 December 2017. This year, the festival will screen a record of 32 films, several of which are premieres.
A chopped-off finger that is found in a client's suit's jacket in a laundromat unleashes a laugh riot in the local film Vuil Wasgoed, a mother must make tough choices if she ever wants to see her son again in Kidnap, a young Tunisian woman has to fight for her rights and her dignity in Beauty And The Dogs, a young boy with facial differences and all around him are transformed by the things that count most in Wonder, Dan Gordon's striking documentary The Fall depicts the lives of world-renowned athletes Zola Budd and Mary Decker, and Barbie and her sisters visit Ken at his summer internship where he works at a coral reef researching dolphins in Barbie: Dolphin Magic.
Daniel Dercksen 7 Dec 2017
What do you get when you combine performances by some of SA's hottest musicians and loads of family fun on a popular Durban beach? It is the Coca-Cola Taste Summer Beach Festival in association with East Coast Radio, which is being held at uShaka Marine Beach from 11am to 5pm from 21 to 23 December.
East Coast Radio 7 Dec 2017
Toast Ale South Africa has plans to produce a craft beer that utilises surplus bread from local companies, which would otherwise be discarded. Profits from this innovative initiative - which is a proven strategy conceptualised in the UK - will go to Soil for Life, an NGO that helps build sustainable food gardens.
Big Concerts, in association with CapeTalk, 702 and Channel 24, has announced the return of Santana to South Africa in 2018, with performances in Cape Town on 11 April at the Cape Town Stadium and Johannesburg on 13 and 14 April 2018 at the Ticket Dome. Local greats, Mango Groove will be Santana's special guests for the performance.
Exhibid, a new mobile app which uses GPS technology to serve up all the artworks that are available in a user's immediate geographic area, is changing the way South Africans buy and sell art. The app draws on the same principles as location-based dating apps to connect art lovers and artists.