Nestlé Waters brands to reduce environmental footprint of their packaging and...

Vittel and S.Pellegrino are teaming up with retailer Carrefour and circular shopping platform Loop to offer their natural mineral water in reusable, one-liter glass...

Coca-Cola’s Capri-Sun brand completes move away from artificial ingredients

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has announced that its entire Capri-Sun portfolio is now free from artificial ingredients, following the reformulation of its Capri-Sun No...

Massmart starts consultation with labour over possible job cuts at Game...

Retailer Massmart says it has started a consultation process under Section 189 of the Labour Relations Act that may affect 1 800 employees at...

Global frozen fish market – Pandemic impact on industry development

In 2019, frozen fish trade decreased both in kind and in value terms, mainly due to geopolitical tensions holding back economic growth. In particular,...

South Africa vs Coronavirus: Exports keeping agriculture afloat

In the sixth part of our series on the impact of COVID-19 on South Africa, we look at the agriculture sector, where the citrus...

South Africa vs Coronavirus: Exports keeping agriculture afloat

In the sixth part of our series on the impact of COVID-19 on South Africa, we look at the agriculture sector, where the citrus...

Mondelez International introduces limited-edition Cadbury Dairy Milk bars

Mondelēz International has launched three new limited-edition Cadbury Dairy Milk bars in the UK, as part of this year’s Cadbury Inventor competition.This month, consumers...

The Shoprite Group opens bursary applications for 2021

The Shoprite Group, South Africa's largest private-sector employer, has opened bursary applications for the 2021 academic year.With thousands of stores across 15 countries and...

World water & wastewater challenges addressed

Lack of water and climate change are among the top 5 global risks, according to the World Economic Forum. However, pioneering solutions that can...

The importance of timing to strawberry production

Professional Horticultural Consulting (PHC) near George in the Western Cape ventured into commercial strawberry production in 2014, after receiving complaints about the price and...

The Hershey Company to invest $135m in Virginia manufacturing facility

The Hershey Company will invest $135 million to expand its manufacturing facility in Augusta County, marking its second major expansion of the operation since...

The power of enzymes to decrease bakery waste

During these uncertain times, enhancing shelf life has become more critical than ever to keep precious food resources from going to waste, writes Liz...

Symrise partners with Klaus Böcker to promote cultivation of white grapefruit...

Symrise has entered into a partnership with South African white grapefruit supplier Klaus Böcker. The German company has installed technological equipment into the production...

Pick n Pay to automatically load personalised discounts for Smart Shoppers

Pick n Pay’s Smart Shopper will this month automatically load personalised discounts directly onto a customer’s loyalty card – a move that is expected...

Top stories you may have missed

Here are some of the articles Retail Brief Africa readers found the most interesting in the past week…TAPTAP Digital – global leaders in location...

SA’s big petrol brands score high with customers – but one...

While most South Africans can’t really tell the difference between fuel quality, when it comes to choosing a petrol station, the stakes are high...

Frozen food revival here to stay

A new study commissioned by Birds Eye and Iceland has suggested that the acceleration of frozen food’s revival during the lockdown is set to...

Frozen food revival here to stay

A new study commissioned by Birds Eye and Iceland has suggested that the acceleration of frozen food’s revival during the lockdown is set to...