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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…

Prada Exits South Africa

The store opened with much fanfare in 2015.

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.