Generation Z or Zoomers, are the hottest new audience

The new generation which brands are taking a keen interest in are called Gen Z or ‘Zoomers’, this refers to people born between 1997...

4 ways SA retailers can cash in on Mother’s Day trade

Retailers that have prepared well for Mother’s Day this year are in a good position to benefit from an uptick in sales of female-specific...

Takealot launches flagship Richmond Park pickup point complete with robot helpers

SA’s leading online retailer, takealot.com has launched its new flagship collection facility in Richmond Park, Cape Town, a culmination of a multifaceted investment that...

Woolworths wins Oracle Change Agents’ Sustainability Award

Woolworths South Africa was recently named a winner of the 2021 Change Agents Sustainability Award presented by Oracle. The Oracle Change Agent Sustainability Awards is...

3 strategies to make your brand stand out from the competition

Consumers' expectations of online interactions with brands are changing as they spend more time online and adjust to digital transformation. How can businesses pivot and...

Africa’s Big 7 to address top trends shaping the food and...

Feeding a population of around 1.3 billion, the World Bank has predicted that Africa’s Food & Beverage (F&B) market will reach over US$1 trillion by...

Shoprite systematically tackles the complex problem of food waste

South Africa wastes up to 10.3 million tons of food each year – and this is a problem the Shoprite Group is tackling from multiple angles. Food...

Metaverse, digital twins, and the future of the retail experience

Little did Neal Stephenson (author of Snow Crash, 1992) and the inventor of the term ‘metaverse’ know that this word would be foundational in...

EU Seminar on Agri-food Standards to explore how businesses can benefit...

South Africans continue to gain greater access to the diverse range of European food and beverage products since the EU-South Africa Economic Partnership Agreement...

Organic & Natural Products Expo Africa 2022

SAVE THE DATE! The Organic & Natural Products Expo Africa is the continent’s only dedicated event for these industry sectors. Designed as a hybrid event...

Shoprite and Nelson Mandela Foundation sow seeds of hope with garden...

Shoprite, in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, distributed 200 garden-in-a-box starter kits in Orange Farm, Mpumalanga, to ensure greater food security in this...

Startups can drive economic development in SA, but these are the...

South Africa’s economy is driven by small businesses, which are expected to have created around 90% of all new jobs by 2030. Many of these jobs...

The Willowton Group maintains their stand against water pollution

The Willowton Group have been clearing a section of the Baynespruit River over the past four months. The recent flooding has revealed this section of...

Chr. Hansen introduces new VEGA™ SAFEPRO® culture range for plant-based meat...

Global, differentiated bioscience company, Chr. Hansen has extended its VEGA™ portfolio with a fermentation-enabled solution to help keep plant-based meat alternatives safe and fresh.After launching...

Affordable proteins available at Shoprite to help cash-strapped shoppers

With South African consumers facing rising food and fuel costs, Shoprite is stepping in to help where it can by highlighting sources of affordable,...

2021 Bolt Food Restaurant Awards winners announced

Capetonians have enjoyed a smorgasbord of incredible eats and treats delivered straight to their doorstep throughout 2021, thanks to the launch of Bolt Food...

McCain and Shoprite partnership supports vulnerable communities with food gardens

McCain South Africa and Shoprite will ensure greater food security in the communities of Delmas and Springs following their support of two food gardens. Community...

World Earth Day: 5 ways you can be better for the...

There is no avoiding the fact that global warming and climate change is real and it’s happening. According to Nasa, “It is undeniable that...