Revised business plan pays off at RCL

Speaking at the release of its results on Tuesday for the year to June 30, RCL finance director Rob Field said efforts to focus...

Beyers Chocolates introduces new additions to SA’s favourite chocolate bear

“When we created Dream Bear there was just one character, but because Baxter was so popular we knew we had to bring in other bears...

DTI calls on food producers to participate in Gulfood Exhibition

Qualifying South African companies will be assisted through the DTI’s Export Marketing and Investment Assistance (EMIA) scheme, with the aim of increasing exports of...

New York City boosts cigarette prices to $13 per pack

The anti-tobacco moves came in the form of a seven-point package of laws that Mayor Bill de Blasio signed Monday. The measures create a...

US Agoa poultry exporters struggle with SA’s empowerment provisos

However the start to the current year had been slow, the president of the USA Poultry and Egg Export Council (Usapeec), James Sumner, said on Tuesday...

Egg scare costs Dutch poultry farmers EUR33m

"Direct costs to the (Dutch) poultry sector where fipronil was used are estimated at €33m," Health Minister Edith Schippers and deputy economy minister Martijn van Dam said...

Retailers, suppliers co-creating category plans to drive mutual growth

Greame Tulloch, South African MD of global customer science company, Dunnhumby says, “What is essential in category assessment is understanding what is important at...

Farm to fork: Why farmers need to stay on top of...

...it is one value chain with the farmer at the beginning and the consumer at the end. Strategically, it is crucial to be informed...

Massmart not a priority as Walmart focuses on global issues

One of these is defending market share in the US against the advance of e-commerce retailer Amazon, which is planning floating warehouses, drone deliveries...

New venture may shake up shopping malls

Shoprite CEO Pieter Engelbrecht said this week: "If you look at all the brands that are currently in the company and you add ours,...

E-cigarette manufacturers: is your labelling in line with global best practice?

However, as these products and the e-cigarette lifestyle grow in popularity, this legal situation could change – and businesses in the sector are advised...

Cadbury Dairy Milk Bubbly Oreo showcases South Africa’s favourite celeb stories...

Similar to this is the NEW Bubbly Oreo, the latest addition to the Cadbury Dairy Milk Bubbly range, available from August in select stores countrywide. Expect...

Another chicken war looms in South Africa

The latest challenge comes as the industry shows signs of recovery from layoffs and factory closures, owing to difficult domestic market conditions that is believed to be exacerbated by poultry...

The perfect match

It’s also a leading player in the wide-mouth PET jar market and a market leader in hotfill technology for PET bottles.  Furthermore, the Mpact Wadeville...

Woolworths expands food division but clothing remains biggest profit driver

The retail group reported on Thursday morning that overall revenue for the 52 weeks to June 25 grew 3.7% to R69bn. While its food division...

Tobacco farmers are losing out to illicit cigarettes

“South Africa is losing, from production to sales, because the illicit cigarettes are dumped here and sucks our money without any benefits for us,”...

Sugar and Salt must fall as Pioneer introduces healthier choices

It is estimated that Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) caused by a poor diet account for 40% of the all deaths in South Africa. As a...

Olive Pride collaborates with Clover Mama Afrika to celebrate vetkoek /...

“The Clover Mama Afrika project identifies women who are already making a difference in their communities and help them to become self-sustaining with skills...