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Novare SA Terroir awards Groot Constantia
Novare SA Terroir awards Groot Constantia

Groot Constantia racked up awards for it's 2013 Merlot, 2012 Grand Constance, 2013 Shiraz and 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon at the...

31 Jul 2015 14:12

Reynolds may give British American Tobacco second wind
Reynolds may give British American Tobacco second wind

British American Tobacco's sizeable stake in the enlarged Reynolds American group promises to deliver increased returns for the world's second-largest cigarette maker...

By Fifi Peters 30 Jul 2015 15:43



Almond Breeze launches in SA
Almond Breeze launches in SA

A media breakfast at La Belle Bistro & Bakery in Camps Bay earlier today, 29 July marked the official launch of Almond Breeze - a low-calorie, lactose-free alternative to cow's milk...

29 Jul 2015 13:00

Getting a feel for the luxury market in Africa
Getting a feel for the luxury market in Africa

Prestige marketing isn't just about classy shots of high-end products - you still have to follow the tried and trusted marketing methods that make people relate to your brand, especially on the continent...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Jul 2015 14:00

International Wine & Spirit Competition winners announced
International Wine & Spirit Competition winners announced

Amarula, Three Ships 10-Year-Old Single Malt Whisky, and Van Ryn's 12-Year-Old Distiller's Reserve Brandy were among the brands toasting success at the International Wine & Spirit Competition, held recently in London...

24 Jul 2015 12:35

Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds
Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds

The powdered creamer category grew in both volume and value in 2014, but both growth rates were lower than those achieved by the industry in 2013, according to recent research by BMi Research...

24 Jul 2015 12:25

Coca-Cola earnings rise despite dollar drag
Coca-Cola earnings rise despite dollar drag

NEW YORK - Coca-Cola reported higher quarterly profits on Wednesday as increased sales in North America offset lower revenues overseas due in part to the strong dollar...

24 Jul 2015 11:40

Unilever warns of 'challenging markets'
Unilever warns of 'challenging markets'

THE HAGUE - Dutch food and cosmetics giant Unilever said on Thursday that while it had managed to increase sales, consumer demand is weak both in emerging and industrialised markets...

24 Jul 2015 11:00

Win a trip to Switzerland with Chocolat Frey
Win a trip to Switzerland with Chocolat Frey

If you're a Pick n Pay Smart Shopper, Chocolat Frey is giving one family of four the chance to win a trip to the city of Lucerne, in the heart of Switzerland...

22 Jul 2015 09:00

New label for Olive Pride Blend of Seed Oils and Extra Virgin Olive Oil
New label for Olive Pride Blend of Seed Oils and Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Marisa Maccaferri, Marketing Manager of Olive Pride, said: "Olive Pride Blend of Seed Oils and Extra Virgin Olive Oil needed to be brought in line with the rest of the range in terms of the stacked logo...

21 Jul 2015 08:45

School red-flags hellfire Doritos
School red-flags hellfire Doritos

A new variety of extra-spicy Doritos crisp is so hot that it has been outlawed in the US and a school in the UK has banned its consumption, The Daily Telegraph has reported on its website...

17 Jul 2015 11:05

Heineken launches limited edition Webb Ellis Cup bottles and cans
Heineken launches limited edition Webb Ellis Cup bottles and cans

To celebrate its sponsorship of the Rugby World Cup 2015, and bring the public closer to the action, Heineken has launched a range of limited edition Webb Ellis Cup bottles and cans that will paint shelves green and gold...

17 Jul 2015 07:00

Improved productivity, secured traceability - Pyrotec
Improved productivity, secured traceability

Two new products from Markem-Imaje not only help customers to improve their total cost of ownership but also increase productivity and secure traceability from the factory floor to customers' doors...

Issued by Pyrotec 16 Jul 2015 10:56

Call to fight woman and child abuse for Mandela Day
Call to fight woman and child abuse for Mandela Day

With a month to go until we honour Nelson Mandela on his birthday, 18 July, the Vital Foundation is calling on all South Africans to spend time serving at an organisation fighting woman and child abuse...

14 Jul 2015 12:00

SoftBev announced as new SA bottler for PepsiCo
SoftBev announced as new SA bottler for PepsiCo

PepsiCo has announced the appointment of SoftBev, the national soft drinks company, as its sole licensed bottler in South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland and with distribution rights in Botswana and Namibia...

14 Jul 2015 11:50

Heineken opens USD60m brewery in Myanmar
Heineken opens USD60m brewery in Myanmar

THE HAGUE - Dutch beer giant Heineken announced on Monday it has opened a multi-million-dollar brewery in Myanmar, seeking to cash in on one of Asia's high-growth markets...

13 Jul 2015 14:05

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