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Case study: Winning with Namaqua Wines

It made strategic sense for Namaqua Wines to advertise a competition at point of sale and an on-pack communication device provided the ideal solution...

Issued by Pyrotec 1 day ago

SU prof chosen to lead agricultural engineers worldwide

Prof Umezuruike Linus Opara, SU professor and research chair, has been elected as the incoming president of the International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering...

2 days ago

Margarine maker settles with watchdog over collusion with Unilever

Margarine and cooking oil maker Sime Darby Hudson Knight agreed to pay a R35m fine for colluding with Unilever, the Competition Commission said...

By Robert Laing 22 Jul 2016

Sime Darby Hudson Knight signs consent agreement over collusive conduct

The Competition Tribunal on Wednesday said the Competition Commission had signed a consent agreement with edible fats and oil refinery producer Sime Darby Hudson Knight over collusive conduct...

By Mark Allix 21 Jul 2016

Understanding Industry 4.0

The term Industry 4.0 refers to the combination of several key innovations in digital technology, all maturing now and all set to transform the energy and manufacturing sectors...

Issued by Pyrotec 20 Jul 2016

#FreshOffTheShelf: New logo, packaging and brand ambassador for Stimorol

Stimorol has introduced a new logo and packaging design and added a new brand ambassador to its current duo...

15 Jul 2016

Brand refresh for Health Products Association of South Africa

The Health Products Association of South Africa has recently undergone a brand refresh and a new marketing positioning strategy, to prepare itself for a growing number of industry needs...

13 Jul 2016

New TVC for All Gold range

TBWA\Hunt Lascaris has created a new TVC and online ad for All Gold, as part of the brand's revamped packaging...

13 Jul 2016

Compliant self-labelling systems for the pharmaceutical industry

Pharmaceutical labelling clients are looking for peace of mind when it comes to compliance and patient safety - as well as solutions that streamline their packaging processes in a cost-effective manner...

Issued by Pyrotec 13 Jul 2016

Mondi to buy Russian packaging company

Mondi is acquiring Russian flexible packaging maker Uralplastic for an undisclosed amount...

11 Jul 2016

A story of success

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Pyrotec, a privately owned and managed business established in 1966...

Issued by Pyrotec 11 Jul 2016

Rebranding exercise increases chocolate slab sales by 48%

Beyers Chocolates appointed integrated agency, Stratitude, to redesign its new slab range, which resulted in an increases of 48% in sales over the existing range...

11 Jul 2016

Addressing packaging waste one pizza box at a time

GreenBox is a reconfigurable pizza box designed for multiple use...

By Kate Walker 11 Jul 2016

Faking food security

With less food and more people, demand is outstripping supply. One solution to this problem could be the creation of fake foods...

1 Jul 2016

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