Digital habits fuel boom in bricks-and-mortar beauty stores

But while mall operators see cosmetics as a bonanza, for the makeup sellers, too much new space could turn this beauty boom ugly

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Art of an evolving national festival

Partnerships, sponsorships, outreach projects and expanded mandate are all part of a business strategy aimed at ensuring its survival and that of artists

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Smart lights are a bright idea, with Alexa and Siri

Light switches are so last century. Geoffrey A Fowler explains the right — and wrong — ways to improve your home lighting with connected bulbs, plugs and ...

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High hopes for Nissan’s Navara not quite met

Nissan’s second generation Navara has finally arrived in SA, but was the wait worth it?

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And the winner is…

The Opel Astra. It’s a great package but we are still not convinced it beats the VW Golf in the segment

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Mercedes-Benz AMG E63 — superpower emerges after Europe debut

Mercedes-Benz’s go-fast division looks to make a full stand-alone line-up, writes Michael Taylor

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Mitsubishi out to take on segment rivals with new Outlander

Mark Smyth looks at whether Mitsubishi has done enough with the latest Outlander to see off its competitors

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Enjoying the ride in upper class comfort in a Rolls-Royce Dawn

Mark Smyth had a brief encounter with the crème de la crème world of the Rolls-Royce Dawn

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Arteon’s art of upmarket styling and roomy driving

The Volkswagen CC replacement gets sexier, more expensive and bigger, writes Michael Taylor

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Audi injects more performance into its Q8

Just months after the Audi Q8 was revealed, Audi has shown its first performance version writes Michael Taylor

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It’s go, go, go on Sunday

It was testing in Qatar for Moto2 ahead of the first season race this coming weekend, while Formula One fans anticipate the season’s opener

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Looking beyond the symptoms

Integrative medicine movement started in the 1990s and is aimed at treating the person, not just the disease

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Neuroscience firms up companies’ efficiency

London-based neuroscientist Dr Tara Swart is helping several South African companies improve leadership skills by applying neuroscientific principles

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Farmers rise to challenge of restoring an ecosystem

The WWF Nedbank Green Trust is funding a project to rehabilitate the diverse Renosterveld biome in the Western Cape, writes Heather Dugmore

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Bread sector has its finger on diet pulse

Scientists are trying to revive the fortunes of the bread industry — with peas, Jen Skerritt

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#Paid to wear this half-finished dress

David Furlonger: How do you feel when a celebrity is paid to tweet or blog about a love for a product they wouldn’t be seen dead wearing?

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