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Samsung plans to replace packaging with environmentally sustainable materials

Samsung goes green with new packaging

Samsung Electronics has rvealed that the company will start taking steps this year to replace plastic packaging materials with paper and other environmentally sustainable elements. From the first half of 2019, the packaging used currently for Samsung’s products and accessories – ranging from mobile phones and tablets to home appliances – will be substituted with environmentally sustainable materia... »

Samsung Africa Forum 2017

South Africa: Keynote speaker announced for Samsung Africa Forum 2017

Samsung’s Africa Forum 2017, the 8th edition of this annual event, will have Basetsana Kumalo, a local TV personality, entrepreneur and authority in the field of African business, as the keynote speaker for the event’s upcoming Media Day. Tech It Out will also be in attendance at the Samsung Africa Forum 2017. The Africa Forum is scheduled to take place between 23 and 25 February 2017, at the Cape... »

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Samsung Africa Forum set to bring top innovation to Cape Town

Samsung will be showcasing its commitment to the continent by introducing its latest range of products at the 8th Annual Samsung Africa Forum. This event, which is being held in South Africa, will take place between 23 and 25 February 2017 at the International Conference Centre (CTICC) in Cape Town, South Africa. Michelle Potgieter, Director: Brand Marketing and Communications at Samsung South Afr... »

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South Africa on the brink of the Smart Home revolution

Thanks to the spread of fibre networks and reductions in data costs, South Africa is set to start benefiting from true smart home innovations and ship new smart home appliances to local shores in 2017. “2017 will be the beginning of an exciting new phase in SA’s evolution to smart living. Now that the high speed connectivity infrastructure is in place and data costs are dropping, the foundations a... »


South Africa: Samsung says leading hotels are getting smarter

Intelligent digital displays and advanced hospitality televisions are set to become the centre of the Smart Hospitality movement. South African hotels are moving to harness these new technologies for greater efficiency and better service. “Large hotels use more business technology than the average office does, so Samsung has focused on revolutionising the hospitality information technology (IT) ec... »

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Samsung programme empowers female technicians in South Africa

In the electronics repair industry, a field where 99% of employees are men, Samsung Electronics South Africa has begun making inroads into these numbers with its Samsung Women Technical Programme. The first 16 graduates of what will be an ongoing programme have recently begun working at Samsung’s various service centres. The Samsung Women Technical Programme is an initiative which started in Novem... »