Getting Into the Saddle

Cycling is a booming sport and Bridge Cycles in Diep River, to the east of Cape Town, has ridden that boom to develop a highly successful business with more than 1,000 bikes in stock and brand new, two story headquarters. Founder Fazal Osman has built the bike business out of what was originally a corner…

Water Crisis – Beware Unscrupulous Online Operators

Claire Cobbledick, Head of Core Business at Gumtree South Africa says the country’s biggest online classifieds website has seen a massive spike in water-related services and products being offered in the Cape. Currently there are several different posts on Gumtree for bulk water-delivery (mainly non-potable water for gardens or pools) and outlets for plastic water…

Ford on a roll in SA

Ford has bounced back in South Africa from the reputational issues in 2017 around the Kuga SUV. Head of Automotive for Gumtree SA Jeff Osborne believes the historic brand is now on something of a roll. “The safety recalls on some Kuga models weren’t well handled at the time but, since then, we’ve seen nothing…

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