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Too much salt in fast food for children

Many of the children's meals served up by international fast-food chains in SA contain dangerously high levels of salt, according to a new survey that adds to the pressure on the sector to offer up healthier products...

18 Aug 2015 11:45

Retail safety in a world of malls

South Africa has an ever-increasing number of shopping malls. While they offer consumers convenience and retailers good volumes of foot traffic, safety risks are a significant concern that need to be carefully managed and can be mitigated by using the right tools...

By Grant Dunnington 17 Aug 2015 08:00

Promeal is awarded global certificate for food safety

Western Cape-based pet food manufacturer Promeal has been awarded the British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standard for Food Safety Certification...

13 Aug 2015 15:10

India seeks US$100m in damages from Nestlé

NEW DELHI - India's government is seeking damages of nearly $100 million from Nestle for "unfair trade practices" after the food safety watchdog banned its hugely popular Maggi noodles brand...

13 Aug 2015 07:00

Scientists find that exposure to nature is good for your mental health

Whilst urbanisation comes with many benefits, it also comes with increased levels of mental illness, which may be explained by decreased contact with nature...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 29 Jul 2015 12:29

Initial adds new products to award-winning Signature range

Initial Hygiene, a leading provider of hygiene services in South Africa, has added two new products to its award-winning Signature range of bathroom products...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 27 Jul 2015 12:38

Rentokil Initial colleagues honour Nelson Mandela by giving back to their communities

Each year Rentokil Initial actively supports colleagues wishing to participate in Mandela Day. This year was no different, and each of the 19 branches across the country rose to the challenge...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 23 Jul 2015 09:51

Cereal 'health' claims go against the grain

It can't be much fun being in the cereal business these days. If it isn't health advocates bemoaning sky-high sugar levels and foodies decrying the lack of taste, there's the low-carb Banting brigade denouncing grains as little better than the devil...

6 Jul 2015 08:45

Defensive driving - Your best defence against a load shedding gridlock

As if the crisis of bad manners on our roads wasn't enough, now the energy crisis has thrown load shedding and non-functioning robots into that mix and created a situation which is downright dangerous...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 4 Jun 2015 12:12

Bite back at bugs at Rentokil's Pestaurant

They say revenge is a dish best served cold. Well, Rentokil's pop-up Pestaurant believes it's best served cooked, roasted, salted and in some cases, covered in chocolate...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 1 Jun 2015 13:40

Expert advice from Rentokil on how to protect your home from termites

The experts at Rentokil take a look at termites and offer some expert tips on how to protect your property...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 19 May 2015 13:50

Rentokil Initial - Dikapi Cleaning Services to launch joint venture on 1 June

Rentokil Initial South Africa and Dikapi Cleaning Services have formed a joint venture to provide pest control and cleaning services to Implats, whilst at the same time developing local business in the Rustenberg area...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 14 May 2015 12:43

Rentokil South Africa launches a new pest control website

To provide both customers and casual website visitors alike with expert information and ensure they get the best possible experience online, Rentokil South Africa has launched an entirely new-look pest control website to the public...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 7 May 2015 14:46

Rentokil Pest Control launches residual disinfection service

Rentokil has added a residual disinfection service to their range of integrated pest control services aimed largely at customers who are audited on a regular basis...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 29 Apr 2015 13:17

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