Sustainability has been defined as the practices which meet the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs (ERIS, 2013). The sustainability of business operations has increasingly come to include both social and environment components. In this way, companies are encouraged to acknowledge their impact on the communities of their employees and the environment in which they operate.
Together with UNI-Africa we run a number of trade union networks in the region in this sector around a couple of companies. More big retail corporations are making their entry into the sector in the continent, making it imperative that we understand the dynamics as well as the push and pull factors. As the … Continue reading Retail Project Planning Meeting, 23-24 June 2016; Johannesburg