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First Year Emergency Art Kits

May 18th, 2020 / admin / 0 comments While we have all been struggling with the effects of the global pandemic and lock down there have also been some good news stories. Staff in Fine Art have been working hard to develop and deliver online learning and other learning materials to students all over the country. In response to the COVID19 lockdown all […]

Tech Startups will support Africa’s growth

July 10th, 2019 / admin / 0 comments Collaboration can ignite progress success. Across the African continent, more technology startups are emerging. They have an important role to play. They bring new thinking and new solutions that have the potential to address many of Africa’s endemic challenges – from financial inclusion to e-health and market access – solving critical challenges for business, government […]

Trace Mobile intros in-app RICA

July 5th, 2019 / admin / 0 comments TRACE Mobile, in partnership with logistics company Pargo, has unveiled a system that allows users to order and self-RICA SIM cards via its app. Established in 2015, Trace Mobile defines itself as a lifestyle mobile network dedicated to the youth, offering Afro-urban content such as music and free lifestyle and entertainment news. Introducing this system […]

Endeavor South Africa getting to know our new entrepreneurs Pargo and Saryx Engineering Group

October 1st, 2018 / admin / 0 comments Endeavor Entrepreneurs, Pargo and Saryx Engineering Group attended the Endeavor International Selection Panel (ISP) held in Buenos Aires, Argentina recently and both innovative companies led by equally talented co-founders, had the opportunity to network, and gain invaluable feedback pertaining to their scale-ups and how to move them forward into the future of innovation and high-impact […]

4 more African startups join Endeavor network

September 19th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments Four further African startups – two each from Kenya and South Africa – have been accepted into the international Endeavor network, which will see them gain access to mentorship and acceleration. Endeavor, which has launched in Nigeria and Kenya this year, and accepted a host of African entrepreneurs into its network, works to catalyse long-term economic growth by selecting, mentoring, […]

Pargo Prestashop documentation

September 17th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments Installing using the dedicated form Configuring the Pargo shipping module Selecting a Pickup Point Push the order over to Pargo   1. Installing using the dedicated form   To install a the Pargo module “automatically”, click on the “Add a module from my computer” link at the top of the list of modules. This will […]

Endeavor welcomes startup Pargo and engineering group to its network

September 14th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments Entrepreneurs Lars Veul and Derk Hoekert from logistics startup Pargo were two of four SA entrepreneurs from two companies that Endeavor South Africa this week welcomed into the organisation’s network. The two other entrepreneurs were Ingrid Osborne and Julie Mathieson, the founders of Saryx Engineering Group. While Pargo allow consumers, companies and couriers to send […]

25 Of The Most Successful Business Ideas In South Africa

August 20th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments Find out who’s making waves in numerous industries and how they managed to differentiate themselves in local and international industries… 4. Pargo Solving Last-Mile Distribution Challenges Many people in South Africa have challenges to get goods to their doorstep. On top of that, we see that it’s very challenging to deliver to townships, rural areas […]

Meet the nine 2018 FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists

May 24th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments The FNB Business Innovation Awards, in association with Endeavor South Africa has announced the nine finalists selected for the 2018 FNB Business Innovator of the Year. The winner of the awards — who will receive an all-expenses paid trip to attend the Endeavor international selection panel event in Argentina — will be revealed at a […]

FNB Business Innovation Awards announces 2018 finalists

May 23rd, 2018 / admin / 0 comments Now in its fourth year, the FNB Business Innovation Awards (FNB BIA) in association with Endeavor South Africa, has reached the pinnacle with the announcement of the 2018 finalists that have been shortlisted for the much sought-after accolade of FNB Business Innovator of the Year. This year’s winner will be revealed at a gala dinner […]

9 innovative South African businesses to watch in 2018

May 23rd, 2018 / admin / 0 comments FNB Business Innovation Awards (FNB BIA) in association with Endeavor South Africa, has announced the 2018 finalists shortlisted for the title of FNB Business Innovator of the Year, now in its fourth year. This year’s winner will be revealed at a gala dinner to be held on Thursday, 07 June 2018 at The Galleria, Sandton. The prize […]