Naspers kills its Kalahari brand

08 Oct 2014 and, two leading e-commerce platforms in South Africa, have agreed to merge and continue the merged business under the brand, the two companies announced earlier this week. Amazon and EBay do not have sites in South Africa and play a subordinate role in this market, which has until now been dominated by

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Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.