S&V Weekly Newsletter Vol.3 No.45, November 13, 2017
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TFG: SA suppliers may benefit from offshore expansion
Cape Town (SA) – South African suppliers to TFG, both importers and manufacturers, may benefit from the opportunity to provide merchandise for some of the group's growing list of offshore subsidiaries, TFG CFO Anthony Thunstrӧm said on Friday.
Fanci-Form: Plant re-opens after buyers walk away
Pinetown (SA) – Last plant Fanci-Form will resume production today after a 2-week shutdown following the decision by Glyn and Karen Giani to close and leave the business after they could not meet repayments.
Durban (SA) – Former Nike KZN agent/accounts manager Campbell Nel left the company at the end of October after 6 years. He can be reached on +27 (0)84 569 6840, (0)31 764 1831, CampbellN@live.com.
November 21-23: ATF Trade Exhibition, Cape Town International Convention Centre. Deidre Harte, +27 (0)21 790 5849, email@example.com
Birthdays this week
13/11/1945: Eckie Schumann, Shoetech, Pinetown.
In Memoriam this week
15/11/2002: Jody Woycieh (b. 12/11/1949), Sting Components [closed], Pietermaritzburg.
Do you have any names you’d like to add to our list of birthdays and In Memoriam? Please send the details.
ABSA Agri Trends 2/11: Hides & skins prices
The average hide price over the past week was 0.6% higher at R12.19/kg green. NB* Hide prices are determined by the average of the RMAA (Red Meat Abattoir Association) and independent companies.
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
In need of a Boardroom/Meeting room? SAFLEC is situated in Westville and has a boardroom seating 12 people (with space to add chairs within the room), than can be hired out to interested parties.
News & Classifieds: Tony Dickson, +27 (0)31 209 7505, firstname.lastname@example.org
Next newsletter: November 20, 2017.