Supply Chain and Logistics

Ghana, Ivory Coast halt cocoa sustainability schemes run by Hershey

The battle between Hershey and West African cocoa producing countries has escalated with Ghana and Ivory Coast cancelling all cocoa sustainability schemes that the...

Retail bounces back after crashing to a low during hard lockdown

RETAIL trade in South Africa bounced back in the fourth quarter after crashing to a 29-year low during the hard lockdown in the second...

Retail bounces back after crashing to a low during hard lockdown

RETAIL trade in South Africa bounced back in the fourth quarter after crashing to a 29-year low during the hard lockdown in the second...

PepsiCo targets 100% recycled plastic bottles for Pepsi brand by 2022

PepsiCo has committed to eliminating all virgin plastic from its beverage bottles under its Pepsi brand in nine European markets by 2022.As part of...

PepsiCo targets 100% recycled plastic bottles for Pepsi brand by 2022

PepsiCo has committed to eliminating all virgin plastic from its beverage bottles under its Pepsi brand in nine European markets by 2022.As part of...

UK supermarkets waive tax relief, giving back £1.74bn

Sainsbury’s, Asda and Aldi will forgo UK property tax relief during the pandemic, as did rivals Tesco and Morrisons, taking the total saved by...

Nestlé to invest $3.58bn to achieve net zero target

Nestlé has announced that it plans to invest CHF 3.2 billion ($3.58 billion) over the next five years, in order to halve its carbon...

Mars throws shade at chocolate rivals in global cocoa fight

American chocolate icon Mars sought to distance itself from rivals after the world’s top cocoa producers accused companies of trying to skirt paying a...

SA agribusiness confidence shoots to six-year high

Although current sentiments for South Africa’s agriculture sector are generally positive, parts of the sector, such as the tobacco and wine value chains, are...

Bumper sales volumes for both SMEs and Enterprises over November, says...

Peach Payments customers have recorded bumper November sales volumes – showing an increase of 86,9% this year compared to November last year. While Black Friday...

Bumper sales volumes for both SMEs and Enterprises over November, says...

Peach Payments customers have recorded bumper November sales volumes – showing an increase of 86,9% this year compared to November last year. While Black Friday...

New alcohol restrictions for South Africa will devastate parts of the...

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has warned that further restrictions on the sale of alcohol in coronavirus hotspots could have a serious impact on parts...

New alcohol restrictions for South Africa will devastate parts of the...

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has warned that further restrictions on the sale of alcohol in coronavirus hotspots could have a serious impact on parts...

SA’s wheat harvest reaches 19-year high – but here’s why bread...

Despite a tumultuous year for most industries, South Africa’s agricultural sector is enjoying bumper crops. The country’s 2020/21 winter barley and canola harvests are...

SA’s wheat harvest reaches 19-year high – but here’s why bread...

Despite a tumultuous year for most industries, South Africa’s agricultural sector is enjoying bumper crops. The country’s 2020/21 winter barley and canola harvests are...

Black Friday lessons provide a festive boost for local ecommerce stores

While the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend may have been a relatively muted affair this year, online merchants have enough time to salvage...

Black Friday lessons provide a festive boost for local ecommerce stores

While the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend may have been a relatively muted affair this year, online merchants have enough time to salvage...

Covid-19 has changed the way we shop forever

Socrates said, “Change is inevitable, so the best thing we can do is plan for it.”It’s a great sentiment but not many people in...