The global consultancy firm, Accenture, released a report in January this year that revealed that 35% of all workers in South Africa - that is around 5.7 million jobs - are currently at risk of automation - that is replacement by technology.
Litres of coffee, dustbins full of chips packets and take-away boxes, never-ending late nights, mornings so early you might as well have not bothered going to bed – to anyone who has ever started a business, this sounds like the biography of their lives.
E-cigarettes – nothing but smoke & mirrors for vendors
I was asked recently for my thoughts on what the product liability exposure was for a vendor of electronic-cigarettes in South Africa. Could the vendor be held liable for selling the product and what options are open to the vendor to...