S&V Weekly Newsletter Vol.2 No.47, November 28, 2016
S&V Footwear and Leather Goods / S&V African Leather/ S&V Protect
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This Newsletter has been delayed awaiting a news article, which S&V has been told will be with us by close of business on Wednesday. We will therefore send out a second Newsletter tomorrow night.
Sutherland Tannery: Talks continue
Pietermaritzburg (SA) – Interested parties in negotiations with the business rescue practitioners handling Sutherland Tannery (Pty) Ltd are currently involved in due diligence investigations, Neil Button of Stowell & Co. said today.
Hillcrest Shoe Centre sold
Durban (SA) – George Demosthenous has sold Hillcrest Shoe Centre to Mike and Lorna Clark.
LTE show dates
Cape Town (SA) – Source Africa’s 2017 dates were incorrectly reported last week. Show organiser LTE’s schedule for next year is:
Cape Town (SA) – Former divisional cosmetic brand manager of The Foschini Group, Samantha Pillay, has been appointed as sales manager for ladies formal at Bolton Footwear, tasked with building these brands within the group. She has 13 years’ experience in the retail and fashion industry, and holds a Retail Management Diploma. She plans to complete a Bachelors of Commerce in Accounting over the next 2 years.
ABSA Agri Trends 15/11: Hides & skins prices
The average bovine hide price over the past week was R15.19/kg green. Hide prices are determined by the average of RMAA and independent companies.
Birthdays this week
28/11/1960: Baba Sourimuthu, Robach Components, Pinetown.
In Memoriam this week
29/11/2001: Harold Sack (b. 14/09/1932), Nugshoe [closed], Pinetown.
Do you have any names you’d like to add to our list of birthdays and In Memoriam? Please send the details.
Trade Fair dates
For a list of local and international trade fairs covering footwear, leather goods, leather and PPE, visit our website: http://www.svmag.co.za/events.php
Dakotas seeks agent
AGENT WANTED to sell DAKOTAS in the Free State and Northern Cape. Contact Stan Rabinowitz on 083 310 2687 or email@example.com
Experienced footwear agent seeking agencies for Gauteng
Has many years experience in men’s, ladies’, children’s footwear.
News & Classifieds: Tony Dickson, +27 (0)31 209 7505, firstname.lastname@example.org
Next newsletter: November 30, 2016.