BMG hosts specialist Food & Beverage Expo

BMG hosted its second specialist Food & Beverage Expo, to highlight the importance of pristine hygiene standards throughout the food logistics chain – from...

Tribunal approves the R24bn PepsiCo-Pioneer merger

The Competition Tribunal has approved the R24 billion PepsiCo-Pioneer takeover, it announced on Friday afternoon.The merger is one of PepsiCo’s largest acquisitions outside the...

Workers set to benefit in PepsiCo-Pioneer deal

The issue of voting rights by South African employees in a proposed R24.4 billion merger between the US food and beverage company PepsiCo and...

Coronavirus in SA – Hygiene and prevention measures the cornerstone of...

The news of the first known case of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCov) in South Africa follows confirmed cases in both Algeria and Nigeria.  South...

Hostex 2020 Highlights

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Hostex 2020 – Day 2 Highlights

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Hostex 2020 – Day 1 Highlights

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MJC slammed for certifying bacon-flavoured cheese spread as halaal

The Muslim Judicial Council has come under fire. The Muslim community was outraged after Radio 786 posted a picture of the Melrose cheese spread...

Tongaat Hulett to sell starch division to Barloworld for R5.35bn

JSE-listed Tongaat Hulett will sell its starch business to Barloworld for an enterprise value of R5.35-billion.Tongaat will use the proceeds to reduce its debt.“This...

Hostex 2020: Delivering fresh innovation and opportunity

Hostex is coming to Johannesburg and will be delivering everything you’ve come to expect, and a whole lot more:Three jam-packed districtsOver 200 exhibitors and...

Higher taxes would hit retailers hard

SA’s retail stocks are likely to bear the brunt of tax increases, should finance minister Tito Mboweni target consumers with revenue-raising measures in his...

Libstar’s full-year earnings expected to rise

South African food producer Libstar Holdings Ltd on Tuesday flagged annual earnings up as much as 12%, boosted by improved profits in each of...

The rise of spazarettes; an invisible giant awakening in the informal...

While Shoprite, Pick & Pay, Spar and other formal retailers slug it out against each other for the purse of the consumer an invisible...

Shoprite gains market share as store expansion continues

Shoprite, the owner of Checkers and Usave stores, says it gained market share in its half year to end-December, with store expansion helping it...

Here’s how food prices changed since 2017: mielie meal is cheaper,...

Statistics SA has released a list of prices of 191 popular retail items with data going back to 2017.It shows that the mielie meal...

Markem-Imaje and Systech International join forces

Markem-Imaje, part of the Dover Corporation, and Systech International have joined forces to reinforce their leadership in product traceability, regulatory compliance and brand protection.Locally...

Parmalat SA becomes Lactalis South Africa

Lactalis South Africa is the new name for Parmalat SA as of 1 February 2020. This is a name change only, and it will...

Low-hanging fruit: Unpacking SA’s exports

SA’s agricultural sector, identified by President Cyril Ramaphosa during his state of the nation address last week as one of the sectors with the...