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Sunday Times and PnP to give away R1m in school fees
Sunday Times and PnP to give away R1m in school fees

The Sunday Times and Pick n Pay are opening a competition where they will be giving away R1 million worth of school fee prizes...

18 Dec 2014 10:00

The best and the worst...from Google's Top 10, to a really bum idea...
The best and the worst...from Google's Top 10, to a really bum idea...

Whatever our field, there are campaigns, adverts, articles that we love to remember, and others we would rather forget. But no one will let us... (videos)

By Rod Baker 18 Dec 2014 07:00

New look for Original Windhoek Draught
New look for Original Windhoek Draught

New look shared with fans in #PureBeerOClock campaign...

17 Dec 2014 07:39

New-look Ceres juices now with fruit cells
New-look Ceres juices now with fruit cells

Ceres has enriched eight flavours in its 100% premium fruit juice range with fruit cells that enhance the flavour and adds texture, while the entire range is being simultaneously presented in sleek new packaging...

15 Dec 2014 13:07

New-look Ceres juices now with fruit cells
New-look Ceres juices now with fruit cells

Ceres has enriched eight flavours in its 100% premium fruit juice range with fruit cells that enhance the flavour and adds texture, while the entire range is being simultaneously presented in sleek new packaging...

15 Dec 2014 13:07

New-look Ceres juices now with fruit cells
New-look Ceres juices now with fruit cells

Ceres has enriched eight flavours in its 100% premium fruit juice range with fruit cells that enhance the flavour and adds texture, while the entire range is being simultaneously presented in sleek new packaging...

15 Dec 2014 13:07

For whom the tills toll... for fast foods

Research: Nearly 90% of local newspaper readers bought fast food in the past three months...

11 Dec 2014 14:05

Fitch & Leedes, the mixer that matters
Fitch & Leedes, the mixer that matters

Crafted in small batches with quadruple filtered water to meet the highest standards in terms of quality and taste, Fitch & Leedes, considered the ultimate in mixers, can now be found in an elegant new glass bottle...

11 Dec 2014 11:06

Fitch & Leedes, the mixer that matters
Fitch & Leedes, the mixer that matters

Crafted in small batches with quadruple filtered water to meet the highest standards in terms of quality and taste, Fitch & Leedes, considered the ultimate in mixers, can now be found in an elegant new glass bottle...

11 Dec 2014 11:06

Fitch & Leedes, the mixer that matters
Fitch & Leedes, the mixer that matters

Crafted in small batches with quadruple filtered water to meet the highest standards in terms of quality and taste, Fitch & Leedes, considered the ultimate in mixers, can now be found in an elegant new glass bottle...

11 Dec 2014 11:06

ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail - ACDOCOSA
ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail

African shopper-centric brand-custodian distributor, ACDOCO South Africa (ACDOCOSA), is on the acquisition trail for local and sub-Saharan African FMCG distributors in line with its new operating strategy...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 10 Dec 2014 11:55

ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail - ACDOCOSA
ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail

African shopper-centric brand-custodian distributor, ACDOCO South Africa (ACDOCOSA), is on the acquisition trail for local and sub-Saharan African FMCG distributors in line with its new operating strategy...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 10 Dec 2014 11:55

ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail - ACDOCOSA
ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail

African shopper-centric brand-custodian distributor, ACDOCO South Africa (ACDOCOSA), is on the acquisition trail for local and sub-Saharan African FMCG distributors in line with its new operating strategy...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 10 Dec 2014 11:55

PnP holds another "Day for Madiba"
PnP holds another "Day for Madiba"

To commemorate the anniversary of Nelson Mandela's passing, Pick n Pay will once again hold a "Day for Madiba" in its stores on 14 December, with that day's profits going to the Nelson Mandela's Children's Hospital Trust...

4 Dec 2014 12:30

36 Tomatoes in every chip
36 Tomatoes in every chip

Following its co-branding initiative with South African Heritage brands, Simba Chips introduces All Gold Tomato Sauce flavoured potato chips...

2 Dec 2014 11:15

Quinine cordial released for trade market
Quinine cordial released for trade market

Hendrick's Gin has releases a new quinine cordial for bartenders. Combining lavender and orange distillates with extracts of orange blossom, wormwood and holy thistle, Quinetum's core ingredient of cinchona succirubra bark is balanced for a more rounded and workable liquid...

28 Nov 2014 16:12

Quinine cordial released for trade market
Quinine cordial released for trade market

Hendrick's Gin has releases a new quinine cordial for bartenders. Combining lavender and orange distillates with extracts of orange blossom, wormwood and holy thistle, Quinetum's core ingredient of cinchona succirubra bark is balanced for a more rounded and workable liquid...

28 Nov 2014 16:12

Academy for African Filmmakers to mentor young African talent
Academy for African Filmmakers to mentor young African talent

The Academy for African Filmmakers is a new initiative by Unilever and MOFILM to help young African talent develop their storytelling and pitching skills while working on real live Unilever briefs with the possibility of having their work broadcast...

27 Nov 2014 16:15

"Share the sound of an AIDS-free generation" and support (RED)
"Share the sound of an AIDS-free generation" and support (RED)

This is The Coca-Cola Company's international call to join efforts in helping end mother-to-child transmission of HIV with the launch of a new campaign in partnership with (RED), titled exactly that...

27 Nov 2014 07:00

#OutofOffice is where great brands are built
#OutofOffice is where great brands are built

Out of Office is no longer just an automatic reply, but a new talk series that features inspirational, informative and high-profile speakers in unusual spaces...

By Jessica Taylor 25 Nov 2014 08:58

Sauvignon Blancs welcome summer
Sauvignon Blancs welcome summer

Both Robertson Winery and Fleur du Cap have released a new Sauvignon Blanc for summer.

24 Nov 2014 10:38

Sauvignon Blancs welcome summer
Sauvignon Blancs welcome summer

Both Robertson Winery and Fleur du Cap have released a new Sauvignon Blanc for summer.

24 Nov 2014 10:38

Dieting done right with FitChef door-to-door delivery
Dieting done right with FitChef door-to-door delivery

Aimed at the health-conscious consumer who wants a convenient but sustainable eating lifestyle, FitChef offers a nutritional ready-meal alternative for a variety of dietary needs...

21 Nov 2014 16:15

Dieting done right with FitChef door-to-door delivery
Dieting done right with FitChef door-to-door delivery

Aimed at the health-conscious consumer who wants a convenient but sustainable eating lifestyle, FitChef offers a nutritional ready-meal alternative for a variety of dietary needs...

21 Nov 2014 16:15

Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa
Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa

Über Flavour Brews are made using 100% fresh fruit juice and Rooibos sourced from the northern parts of the Western Cape. High in antioxidants, they are available in three variants...

21 Nov 2014 12:50

Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa
Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa

Über Flavour Brews are made using 100% fresh fruit juice and Rooibos sourced from the northern parts of the Western Cape. High in antioxidants, they are available in three variants...

21 Nov 2014 12:50

Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa
Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa

Über Flavour Brews are made using 100% fresh fruit juice and Rooibos sourced from the northern parts of the Western Cape. High in antioxidants, they are available in three variants...

21 Nov 2014 12:50

Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa
Über new juice 'n tea brew launches in South Africa

Über Flavour Brews are made using 100% fresh fruit juice and Rooibos sourced from the northern parts of the Western Cape. High in antioxidants, they are available in three variants...

21 Nov 2014 12:50

Supplying locally with global quality
Supplying locally with global quality

In the UK, the debate raging is about the end of seasonality, with many young people not knowing when the season ends for a particular produce...

By Danette Breitenbach 20 Nov 2014 15:48

New salt range from Marina Sea Salt
New salt range from Marina Sea Salt

Marina Sea Salt has grown from a small family business to a leading national salt supplier in South Africa, and has launched a new Lighthouse Sea Salt Range, which comes in two packaging solutions...

20 Nov 2014 15:11

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