Spar shares fall despite the group’s positive trading update

The Spar Group, yesterday flagged that the ban on alcohol sales and transportation hampered its performance during the 18 weeks to end January 29.Spar...

Westfalia’s Mozambican litchi programme brings the sweet taste of success

In a victory for more than 200 smallholder growers, Westfalia Fruit is celebrating a bountiful 2020 litchi season in Mozambique.The returns from the 2020...

Expert insights about what can be expected for produce in retail...

The United Fresh Retail-Foodservice Board and Nielsen Fresh last week joined forces to host the FreshFacts on Retail Q4 2020/Year in Review 2020 Trends...

South Africa’s pork industry is set for a revolution

Pork producers in South Africa are forging ahead with innovation and optimism in uncertain times. The industry has changed drastically over the last few...

Leading polymer producer joins fight against plastics in the environment

Safripol, one of Africa’s leading polymer producers and marketers, has officially signed the Operation Clean Sweep® (OCS) pledge. According to Gert Claasen, Technology and...

Four real insights that will change your approach to corporate learning

“The true scarce commodity of the near future will be the human attention span” - Satya Nadella, Microsoft The modern workplace today is a stressful...

How liquid board packaging rises to the challenge of beverage shelf-life...

As innovations in processing prolong the shelf life of beverages, so too are developments in packaging. Liquid board packaging is an example of how...

Siqalo Foods, RCL FOODS, Bidfood join forces to launch support programme...

Professional food service brands Marvello and Meadowland owned by Siqalo Foods have partnered with RCL FOODS, Your Food Partners and Bidfood to launch the...

Proudly South African launches virtual Buy Local Summit & Expo

Proudly South African, the country's official buy local advocacy campaign, will be hosting its 9th annual and first ever virtual Buy Local Summit &...

McCain launches its first-ever Made With McCain Masterclass series

2020 brought about a new way of living, with small gatherings and home cooking becoming the order of the day. With consumers looking for...

Mastercard partners with Hellopay to bring contactless payments to South Africa’s...

Hellopay, South African payments facilitator and the financial services arm of the Hello Group, and Mastercard today announced a partnership to roll out SoftPOS...

Mastercard partners with Hellopay to bring SoftPOS to South Africa’s...

Hellopay, South African payments facilitator and the financial services arm of the Hello Group, and Mastercard have announced a partnership to roll out SoftPOS...

Distell Inter-Hotel Challenge honours SA’s up-and-coming hospitality talent

The winners of the 2020 Distell Inter-Hotel Challenge were announced last night (3 March), at an intimate awards ceremony held at the Taj Cape...

Cargill, Tesco launch initiative to boost sustainable seafood production

Improving ocean diversity and reducing the seafood industry’s carbon emissions are at the heart of two major programs run by US agricultural commodities conglomerate...

Epson introduces TM-m50 receipt printer for retail

For retailers looking for a flexibly-designed, compact receipt printer that will fit in with their current POS system, Epson has introduced the TM-m50.The TM-m50...

Global grocery market to generate an additional $440bn in sales by...

Latest forecasts from IGD suggest the global grocery retail market is on track to generate an additional $440bn in sales between 2020 and 2022,...

Hershey unveils raft of new sustainability targets and practices

The Hershey Company has set new sustainability goals for 2030, as it aims to reduce its global emissions through investing in renewable energy, packaging...

Rhenus logistics announces its participation in the Youth Employment Service (YES)...

As part of its commitment to skills development and transformation, Rhenus has announced its participation in the Youth Employment Service (YES) Programme, a joint...