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A new, very dangerous cabbage disease
A new, very dangerous cabbage disease

As if a cabbage farmer does not have enough to contend with, a destructive new disease is currently doing the rounds...

By Bill Kerr 17 Apr 2015 16:10

Heritage Heroes wine is A-OK in UK
Heritage Heroes wine is A-OK in UK

Celebrity chef Marco Pierre White's new restaurant, called Wheelers Rib Room & Oyster Bar, located at the boutique Threadneedles Hotel in London, has added the Nederburg gourmet range, Heritage Heroes to its wine menu...

14 Apr 2015 16:03

Too much regulation?
Too much regulation?

Some pundits maintain that our fresh produce markets are over-regulated. I confess that I cannot make up my mind on the issue...

By Mike Cordes 10 Apr 2015 08:30

Nedbank, IFC provide $50m finance and warehouse scheme
Nedbank, IFC provide $50m finance and warehouse scheme

Nedbank (through its Capital Division) together with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have launched a $50-million facility to help commodity traders and processors in sub-Saharan Africa import agricultural commodities and export cash crops...

10 Apr 2015 07:00

Train your sights on new range from Winters Drift, enjoy Elgin festival
Train your sights on new range from Winters Drift, enjoy Elgin festival

Winters Drift Tasting Station, housed in the historic Elgin station has launched a new range of wines called 51 Miles. The first two wines are a Sauvignon Blanc 2014 and an Unwooded Chardonnay 2014...

9 Apr 2015 11:20

Train your sights on new range from Winters Drift, enjoy Elgin festival
Train your sights on new range from Winters Drift, enjoy Elgin festival

Winters Drift Tasting Station, housed in the historic Elgin station has launched a new range of wines called 51 Miles. The first two wines are a Sauvignon Blanc 2014 and an Unwooded Chardonnay 2014...

9 Apr 2015 11:20

Green tea goes pear-shaped with new Lipton flavour
Green tea goes pear-shaped with new Lipton flavour

The first combination flavour, Green Ice Tea Pear and Peach, released by Lipton Ice Tea, is launching now at retailers nationwide...

8 Apr 2015 15:06

Green tea goes pear-shaped with new Lipton flavour
Green tea goes pear-shaped with new Lipton flavour

The first combination flavour, Green Ice Tea Pear and Peach, released by Lipton Ice Tea, is launching now at retailers nationwide...

8 Apr 2015 15:06

Autumn launch of new look ports from De Krans
Autumn launch of new look ports from De Krans

De Krans Wine Cellar in Calitzdorp has launched its new look Premium Cape Ruby NV and Cape Vintage 2013 ports, just in time for those coming cool nights...

7 Apr 2015 12:25

Autumn launch of new look ports from De Krans
Autumn launch of new look ports from De Krans

De Krans Wine Cellar in Calitzdorp has launched its new look Premium Cape Ruby NV and Cape Vintage 2013 ports, just in time for those coming cool nights...

7 Apr 2015 12:25

Food on the move: Look what's popped up
Food on the move: Look what's popped up

Soggy samosas and sad sausage rolls are out. So, too, are tired ideas about small business promotion...

1 Apr 2015 07:17

Pizza group must eat a humble pie
Pizza group must eat a humble pie

Roman's Pizza must publicly apologise and pay R200,000 to a Durban family for refusing them a licence to operate a halaal franchise of the chain because they are not Muslim...

1 Apr 2015 06:50

Agro-processing to drive economic transformation
Agro-processing to drive economic transformation

PRETORIA: The reviving of agriculture and the agro-processing value chain is key for radical economic transformation, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies...

31 Mar 2015 14:25

National Breakfast Month sheds light on the power of breakfast
National Breakfast Month sheds light on the power of breakfast

Breakfast is generally known as the most important meal of the day, yet according to a study published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, there's a tendency to skip it...

23 Mar 2015 14:21

Clover races to meet demand for yoghurt
Clover races to meet demand for yoghurt

Clover Industries, which started making yoghurts and custards this year, will spend R65m on installing another yoghurt production line because the one it bought from DairyBelle has run out of capacity two years earlier than expected...

By Nick Hedley 20 Mar 2015 07:53

The evolution of air fresheners to rare scents
The evolution of air fresheners to rare scents

Fragrances have been used over many centuries to freshen the air and mask odours. The ancient Egyptians were famous for using natural ingredients such as musk to scent their tombs...

By Stephen Sandmann 19 Mar 2015 15:00

The evolution of air fresheners to rare scents
The evolution of air fresheners to rare scents

Fragrances have been used over many centuries to freshen the air and mask odours. The ancient Egyptians were famous for using natural ingredients such as musk to scent their tombs...

By Stephen Sandmann 19 Mar 2015 15:00

Two-a-Day invests in new packaging, packing lines and DCA storage
Two-a-Day invests in new packaging, packing lines and DCA storage

Two-a-Day's recent infrastructure investment includes a Flow Wrap machine that does not limit packing only to the traditional tray and bag packing...

18 Mar 2015 15:20

Unilever calls future leaders to graduate programme
Unilever calls future leaders to graduate programme

Applications are open for Unilever South Africa's Future Leaders Programme (UFLP) and the Unilever Leaders Internship Programme (ULIP) for eligible final year university students and pen-ultimate students respectively...

17 Mar 2015 13:15

Fruits of the vine come from Finlayson
Fruits of the vine come from Finlayson

Bouchard Finlayson Vineyard and Winery has released its 2014 Sans Barriques, 2014 Crocodile's Lair/'Kaaimansgat' and 2014 Blanc de Mer...

16 Mar 2015 11:04

Fruits of the vine come from Finlayson
Fruits of the vine come from Finlayson

Bouchard Finlayson Vineyard and Winery has released its 2014 Sans Barriques, 2014 Crocodile's Lair/'Kaaimansgat' and 2014 Blanc de Mer...

16 Mar 2015 11:04

Fruits of the vine come from Finlayson
Fruits of the vine come from Finlayson

Bouchard Finlayson Vineyard and Winery has released its 2014 Sans Barriques, 2014 Crocodile's Lair/'Kaaimansgat' and 2014 Blanc de Mer...

16 Mar 2015 11:04

Bread market 'competitive' in KwaZulu-Natal and Western Cape
Bread market 'competitive' in KwaZulu-Natal and Western Cape

The bread market in KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape has become "very competitive" on prices, according to Tiger Brands, which owns the Albany brand...

By Nick Hedley 12 Mar 2015 15:06

Bread market 'competitive' in KwaZulu-Natal and Western Cape
Bread market 'competitive' in KwaZulu-Natal and Western Cape

The bread market in KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape has become "very competitive" on prices, according to Tiger Brands, which owns the Albany brand...

By Nick Hedley 12 Mar 2015 15:06

Extra, extra - Chivas newest super-premium edition
Extra, extra - Chivas newest super-premium edition

Scottish luxury whisky brand, Chivas Regal has welcomed its fifth addition to the Chivas family of blended whiskies. Chivas Extra is the first new variant launched in almost 10 years that sits within the super-premium range...

11 Mar 2015 15:58

Extra, extra - Chivas newest super-premium edition
Extra, extra - Chivas newest super-premium edition

Scottish luxury whisky brand, Chivas Regal has welcomed its fifth addition to the Chivas family of blended whiskies. Chivas Extra is the first new variant launched in almost 10 years that sits within the super-premium range...

11 Mar 2015 15:58

Extra, extra - Chivas newest super-premium edition
Extra, extra - Chivas newest super-premium edition

Scottish luxury whisky brand, Chivas Regal has welcomed its fifth addition to the Chivas family of blended whiskies. Chivas Extra is the first new variant launched in almost 10 years that sits within the super-premium range...

11 Mar 2015 15:58

Do once customer-driven companies need to lose their customer focus?
Do once customer-driven companies need to lose their customer focus?

Looking at all companies, at some stage in their history they were fantastic with customers - and then lost their way. We need to question whether the pressure to produce profit is so forceful...

By Aki Kalliatakis 11 Mar 2015 15:11

Make your on-pack information count - Pyrotec
Make your on-pack information count

In today's information-saturated FMCG environment, consumers are making better-educated purchase decisions than ever before. This is especially true when it comes to health- and wellness-related issues...

Issued by Pyrotec 10 Mar 2015 14:25

PnP promotes sustainable transformation with community food garden
PnP promotes sustainable transformation with community food garden

While community food gardens can address food security, they also create opportunities for people to take ownership of improving their own long-term health and wellbeing...

5 Mar 2015 16:50

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