Clover celebrates great successes of CSI in 2017

CSI is often an afterthought, but Clover’s corporate sustainability initiative is far more than a few cheque handovers or a once-off food parcel delivery. A full...

P&G, L’Oreal, and Nestle part of new industry-wide insights on demand...

Big brands like P&G, L’Oreal and Nestle are showing their commitment to providing more personalised products, marketing and services as consumers’ needs and wants...

Zimbabwe tobacco under threat

Recently, the Global Tobacco Cigarette Companies produced guidelines on the sustainable manner tobacco should be produced, which prohibits them to buy the commodity cured...

A proper fleet safety plan might just save your business

According to Tracker, it is therefore important for any business to manage its fleet appropriately and proactively, thus ensuring a safe working environment for...

Sainsbury’s joins ban on energy drink sales to under 16’s

Sainsbury’s joins other UK supermarkets such as Aldi, Asda, and Waitrose in introducing a ban on drinks which contain over 150mg of caffeine per...

aQuelle spreads water joy with #SpreadTheJoySA summer campaign

This weekend the tour hit Port Elizabeth, where the characters visited the Eastern Province Child and Youth Care Centre and also helped weary shoppers...

SAB’s Cape Town brewery to bottle spring water as Day Zero...

Queues at the brewery's spring, where free water can be collected, have become almost unmanageable as the reality of Day Zero has dawned on...

Lion Safety Match goes to new lengths

Double the length of a conventional safety match, the new long match is a first for South Africa. The chief motivation for this new...

Coca-Cola Company announces global plan to reduce packaging waste

This goal is the centerpiece of the Company’s new packaging vision for a World Without Waste, which the Coca-Cola system intends to back with...

Top five trends for convenience retail in 2018

“At the 2017 NACS Insight Convenience Summits held in Chicago and London, industry leaders came together to share their expertise and experience and deliberate...

Nestle to launch natural ruby chocolate KitKats

Nestle (nsrgy) struck a deal with Zurich-based Barry Callebaut (bycbf), the developer of ruby chocolate, giving it exclusive rights for six months to the...

Michael Jordaan is launching a new bank in SA – Bank...

According to the group, it has been granted a provisional licence by the South African Reserve Bank and is set to launch in the...

Rhodes Food Group takes on BOS Ice Tea distribution

The sales and distribution agreement follows last year’s partnership between the two companies which saw RFG taking over packaging of part of the BOS’s...

Albany Bakeries aims to feed 5 million hungry children in Mzansi...

In partnership with the Shoprite Mobile Soup Kitchen, the campaign aims to deliver five million meals to underprivileged children across South Africa.  “We are committed...

BP gets additional charge of $1.7bn for Deepwater oil-spill disaster

This brings BP’s total cost linked to the disaster — including fines and compensation to businesses — to about $65bn at the end of...

Engen and DSV Bybox hit the 20 000 mark

There are currently 65 DSV Intelligent Bybox lockers at Engen service stations across South Africa. According to Seelan Naidoo, Engen’s General Manager: Retail, the trend...

Aerosol, dispensing, beauty packaging leaders to gather at ADF&PCD in March

ADF&PCD Shanghai 2018, which is taking place at Shanghai MART on 28 and 29 March 2018, has been identified by international brands as a...

Is this goodbye? Chocolate producing plants will go extinct by 2050

This is because climate change has affected the cocoa plant which is responsible for the chocolates the human population produces. The US National Oceanic...