Snack and Confectionery

Oreo launches new OREO covered in Cadbury Dairy Milk #OreoEnrobed

What happens when everyone’s favourite biscuit and chocolate come together? They form a melt-in-your-mouth, delicious treat you won’t be able to get enough of!...

Nestle to open Japan factory for exotic Kit Kat demand

While traditionally the wafer snack has been made using milk chocolate, dozens of different flavours are proving popular in Asia. Flavours like wasabi and green tea have...

Ferrero commits to deforestation-free cocoa supply chain

The group said that it has signed the New York Declaration on Forests by the United Nations and endorsed the HCS Approach (HCSA), a methodology enabling...

McCain boss to become new CEO of Mondelez International

Long-time CEO Rosenfeld will continue as chairman of the board until 31 March 2018, at which time she will retire and Van de Put will assume...

Blue Diamond Growers launches new flavoured snack nuts

Naturally cholesterol free, Blue Diamond Almonds have a deliciously nutty crunch and are perfect for curbing those mid-afternoon snack cravings. The secret is in the oil...

Cadburys Martian’s abducting ATM screens across South Africa

All the usual above-the-line media platforms have been effectively utilised to give this campaign massive awareness and reach, but it's an ‘out-of-this-world' platform that's targeting consumers...

Forecourt Convenience Retail Sector in SA grows despite tough trading conditions

The forecourt convenience retail store market in SA is led by FreshStop at Caltex, the largest and fastest growing 24-hour convenience store retail brand,...

New truckers body to steer transformation

The Emerging Truckers Association of SA (Tasa) was founded mainly by women in the transport and logistics business sector with the aim of facilitating...

Amazon launches Instant Pickup

Amazon has launched Instant Pickup at five US universities, offering Prime Student members snacks, drinks and electronics within two minutes of placing an order. Using...

TMI wins Woolworths South Africa

According to Charmaine Huet, Marketing Director at Woolworths, “We have very ambitious plans for our brand and business and need innovative, smart and experienced...

Retail sales grow more than expected in June

South African consumers are spending more than economists thought, with a consensus from a poll done by Trading Economics expecting the June figure to...

Shoprite declares 25 August Student Day

Student Day will enable students between the ages of 18 and 30 to get 10% discount on their shopping (up to a maximum spend...

Cadbury P.S. donates 1205 dresses and suits through #PSLoveToGive campaign

During July 2017 Cadbury P.S. challenged South Africans countrywide to donate their pre-loved dresses and suits to less fortunate girls and boys across the country, through...

Woolworths and MySchool launch annual Teachers Day competition

In celebration of the upcoming World Teachers Day, Woolworths and MySchool have launched the annual Teachers Day competition for learners to put their superhero...

Skyfii rolls out its SaaS platform to 500 Woolworths’ stores

It will increase to 500 stores, initially over a three-year period, with an option to extend for a further two years, following its successful...

Blockchain seen as tool in food safety

Blockchain, the underlying technology behind virtual currency bitcoin, is a digital system that allows counter parties to transact using individual codes for goods.  "I see...

Wal-Mart brings more cities online in its push for e-commerce dominance

The world’s biggest retailer is expanding the service to Orlando and Dallas in a partnership with Uber Technologies, whose drivers will make the home...

Innovation, product diversification drives forecourt retail growth

In South Africa, this market is led by FreshStop at Caltex, the largest and fastest growing 24-hour convenience store retail brand, which has opened...