YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO ADVERTISE YOUR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES TO OVER 7 000 INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS … In the absence of a trade publication to the clothing, textile and allied industries, we launched an electronic weekly newsletter in January 2016 called NewsBriefs to the Clothing and Textile Trade. The aim of the weekly electronic newsletter is to keep your industry up-to-date of the latest industry news and trends including new product launches, fabrics and designs, gadgets, technology and machinery and snippets of ‘what’s hot’ and who’s doing what in the manufacturing sector.

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF AN UNPARALLELED ONLINE MARKETING PLATFORM … By advertising in the NewsBriefs to the Clothing and Textile Trade, you will ensure your customers/ potential customers are continually reminded of the products or services that you can offer them. In addition, you might want to advertise a new product launch, staff recruitment or new agency opportunity. NewsBriefs provides YOU with a platform to expose your company or brand through a banner advert with a click through to your website. So, join the NewsBriefs community today and spread the word that you are open and ready for business!

THE TARGET MARKET … Key industry decision makers in the clothing, textile and home textile industries including
• Buyers, Merchandisers and Technologists from Chain Stores
• Buyers from Independent Retailers, Mini-Chains, Boutiques
• Agents
• Manufacturers (including CEO’s, Managing Directors, Sales Directors, Marketing Managers,    Production/Factory Managers, Trims Buyers, Technologists)
• Importers, Wholesalers, Distributors
• Machinery and Component Suppliers, Chemical Suppliers
• Associations and Trade Organisations

READERSHIP … South Africa as well as Botswana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mauritius, Madagascar, Mozambique, Eswatini, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Zambia and selected buyers in the USA.

FREQUENCY … Weekly every Friday from mid-January to mid-December

NewsBriefs Sourcing Directory


If you are a manufacturer, supplier, wholesaler, service provider, agent, educator, organisation etc please check and see if you are listed in the NewsBriefs Sourcing Directory and if not let us know so that we can list your company.


A 1 line listing with your company name and telephone number is free.


The NewsBriefs Sourcing Directory appears at the top of every newsletter each week for readers to access.


Increase your discoverability in NewsBriefs annual on-line Sourcing Directory.


Upgrade your 1 line listing to a business listing under your category, giving a description of your services, products and or brands, with all your contact information.


A business listing can massively improve your chances of getting your brand in front of new clients as well as to continually remind customers of the products and services that you can offer them. People who search business directories are looking for a product or service provider. A business directory works like a business development manager. It champions your business even when you’re asleep!


It’s a cost effective way to build a presence in your marketplace.

Full page, half page and quarter page advertising is also available


Business Listings Rates for 2024:-


Single Business Listing: R1 300.00


Two Business Listings: R1 100.00 per listing


Three or more Business Listings: R1 000.00 per listing


Add a once off additional payment of R440 if you want to add your logo to your business listings.

Contact information

Carla Finlay
072 405 5930