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Nelson Mandela’s Iconic Hi-Tec Sneakers Reimagined
Hi-Tec has reimagined and reissued the tennis shoes owned by the late South African president and former…
Pichulik of South Africa Collaborates With By Malene Birger in Copenhagen
South Africa's Pichulik has designed a pair of earrings and a belt in collaboration with Copenhagen brand By…
David Jones Drags Down South Africa’s Woolworths
Ian Moir, Woolworths Holdings chief executive officer, has relocated to Australia from South Africa in an…
Yamamay Enters South African Market
The brand's opening in Pretoria comes as other overseas retailers have pulled out of the slow-growing economy.
Mark Cuban Invests in South African Shoe Brand
The American investor has helped bring the South African footwear brand Veldskoen to the U.S. market.
A Tale of Two Retail Chains in South Africa
While department store chain Edcon narrowly averts going out of business, its competitor The Foschini Group…
A Homecoming for Nelson Mandela’s Shoes
The Hi-Tec sneakers that Mandela wore walking out of prison are now on permanent display at the brand's store…
A New Shopping Mall Redefines Retail in Côte d’Ivoire
Ninety-two percent of the $30 million Cosmos Yopougon project has already been leased.
A South-African Jewelry Brand Launches in Australia
South-African jewelry retailer AmericanSwiss has opened six units to test the market, with plans to open up…
Southeast Asia’s New Retail Magnet: The Philippines
Often thought of as being under-the-radar retailwise, the Philippines in fact is an attractive proposition…
South African Fashion on Show at Zeitz MOCAA
The exhibit marks 21 years of South African Fashion Week.
Naomi Campbell Touts Event to Celebrate Nelson Mandela
An all-star concert on Dec. 2 will be headlined by Beyoncé, Jay Z, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams, Chris…
De Beers Launches App for Ethical Diamond Sourcing
The pilot program, called GemFair, is aimed at small-scale miners in Sierra Leone.
Superga Partners With South African Jewelry Brand
Superga has teamed with Pichulik, a Cape Town-based jewelry label, to create three limited-edition sneakers.