S&V Weekly Newsletter Vol.5 No.29, July 22, 2019
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Retail last week
Comment from 5 retailers on Saturday
Footgear takeover by equity firm approved
Edcon deal will take it to close to 200 stores
Angelo Kater takeover approved
Pretoria, Gauteng, SA – The Competition Commission announced on Friday its approval of the takeover of Angelo Kater Motor Trimmers, which is involved in leather automotive upholstery among other activities.
FLIC offers free styling ideas to SA manufacturers
By Richard Starmer, FLIC
Former DTI director joins Beier Group
They Said It
"I'll be fine, whatever bed I fall in." - Jacky Hay, The Little Slipper Company, when asked if she was OK at the end of the SAFLEC dinner last week. As soon as she'd said it, a look of horror crossed her face and she blushed. Ah, Jacky, your quotes are priceless.
"I guess to a man with a hammer, everything looks like a nail." - An enigmatic explanation by Russell Addinall of FLIC on why he didn't want to be quoted on something else.
S&V Directory - Order now
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2019 Trade Fairs Another essential service from S&V
Please note that we have put a list of the 2019 trade fairs and conferences on our website, linked to their websites: http://www.svmag.co.za/events
ABSA Agri Trends 16/07: Hides & skins prices
Hides: R1.71/kg. NB* Hide prices are determined by the average of the RMAA (Red Meat Abattoir Association) and independent companies.
22/07/1948: Roy Nell, Roy Nell Agencies, Durban.
In Memoriam this week
22/07/1993: Paul Hoch, Edendale Tannery [closed], Pietermaritzburg.
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Next newsletter: July 29, 2019.