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FMCG companies need to re-examine channel roles and structures - Aperio
FMCG companies need to re-examine channel roles and structures

Channel marketing has evolved substantially since the 1990s as FMCG companies have realised the importance of enhanced shopper understanding to drive business growth...

Issued by Aperio 17 Oct 2014 15:08

House of Bubbly opens to promote South African Cap Classique
House of Bubbly opens to promote South African Cap Classique

Allan Barnard has co-founded 'The House of Bubbly', a wine shop that promotes South African Cap Classiques in the village of Riebeek Kasteel, adjacent to the iconic restaurant, Kasteelberg Bistro.

17 Oct 2014 14:45

New Rooibos website to celebrate Geographic Indicator status
New Rooibos website to celebrate Geographic Indicator status

In celebration of its newly acquired Geographic Indicator status, which will protect the name Rooibos, and allow it to capitalise and build on its geographical origin and global reputation, Rooibos Ltd has launched a new website.

17 Oct 2014 14:17

Pimp your Magnum at The Zone in Joburg
Pimp your Magnum at The Zone in Joburg

On 1 November 2014, the latest Magnum Pleasure Store opens in The Zone Rosebank in Johannesburg, joining other international cool spots in New York, Melbourne, Amsterdam, Paris and Istanbul. The store has been travelling the globe since 2013, drawing crowds of public and celebrities, alike.

14 Oct 2014 11:08

Nederburg adds more red and white to 56HUNDRED range
Nederburg adds more red and white to 56HUNDRED range

Nederburg has added a Sauvignon Blanc and Merlot to its 56HUNDRED range, adding to the original Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon.

10 Oct 2014 13:02

Nederburg adds more red and white to 56HUNDRED range
Nederburg adds more red and white to 56HUNDRED range

Nederburg has added a Sauvignon Blanc and Merlot to its 56HUNDRED range, adding to the original Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon.

10 Oct 2014 13:02

Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation
Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation

Sir Fruit has launched a new berry juice just in time for summer and has built a berry detonator so people of all ages can join in the fun and burst some berries to create their very own berry art.

9 Oct 2014 11:48

Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation
Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation

Sir Fruit has launched a new berry juice just in time for summer and has built a berry detonator so people of all ages can join in the fun and burst some berries to create their very own berry art.

9 Oct 2014 11:48

Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation
Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation

Sir Fruit has launched a new berry juice just in time for summer and has built a berry detonator so people of all ages can join in the fun and burst some berries to create their very own berry art.

9 Oct 2014 11:48

Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation
Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation

Sir Fruit has launched a new berry juice just in time for summer and has built a berry detonator so people of all ages can join in the fun and burst some berries to create their very own berry art.

9 Oct 2014 11:48

High prices hurt Clover's market share
High prices hurt Clover's market share

Market share is important to Clover Industries, the country's top producer of fresh and long-life milk, as well as other dairy products and beverages.

6 Oct 2014 10:51

Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest
Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest

What is it about this frozen dessert that appeals to consumers and is seeing the emergence of numerous frozen yoghurt businesses all over the world and in South Africa?

By Jacques van de Haar 2 Oct 2014 13:10

Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest
Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest

What is it about this frozen dessert that appeals to consumers and is seeing the emergence of numerous frozen yoghurt businesses all over the world and in South Africa?

By Jacques van de Haar 2 Oct 2014 13:10

Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest
Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest

What is it about this frozen dessert that appeals to consumers and is seeing the emergence of numerous frozen yoghurt businesses all over the world and in South Africa?

By Jacques van de Haar 2 Oct 2014 13:10

Launch of Savanna Dry Angry Lemon
Launch of Savanna Dry Angry Lemon

A limited edition of Savanna Dry Angry Lemon, available for this summer only, has been released to create some excitement in the cider category. Playing on the quirky side of dry, it is a cider with a splash of lemon, for a distinctively fresh taste.

2 Oct 2014 11:22

Launch of Savanna Dry Angry Lemon
Launch of Savanna Dry Angry Lemon

A limited edition of Savanna Dry Angry Lemon, available for this summer only, has been released to create some excitement in the cider category. Playing on the quirky side of dry, it is a cider with a splash of lemon, for a distinctively fresh taste.

2 Oct 2014 11:22

Better milk prices fail to stem exodus
Better milk prices fail to stem exodus

While dairy farmers have benefited from a 20% rise in raw milk prices over the past 12 months, the Milk Producers Organisation says this is not enough to stem the exodus of farmers from the sector.

By Nick Hedley 30 Sep 2014 14:41

Bowler Metcalf to merge bottling operations
Bowler Metcalf to merge bottling operations

After months of rumours‚ plastics packaging specialist Bowler Metcalf has confirmed that it will pour its soft-drink bottler Quality Beverages‚ the maker of the Jive brand‚ into a new and bigger operation.

By Marc Hasenfuss 29 Sep 2014 13:02

Hobie Beach fish farm spawns shark fears
Hobie Beach fish farm spawns shark fears

A six-kilometre floating fish farm anchored off Port Elizabeth's popular Hobie Beach is set to go ahead despite an outcry that it will be a magnet for sharks and pose a massive threat to eco-tourism, marine life and investment in Nelson Mandela Bay.

26 Sep 2014 11:02

Hungry Lion serves up Guinness World Record on Heritage Day
Hungry Lion serves up Guinness World Record on Heritage Day

On Heritage Day, Hungry Lion set a new Guinness World Record for the largest serving of fried chicken, handing out over 1.6 tons free chicken to Mitchells Plain residents from a mega sized, 4-metre version of its Pride Bucket...

26 Sep 2014 09:09

Fruitree launches orange squash
Fruitree launches orange squash

Fruitree, a juice brand in Pioneer Foods' Groceries Division, has introduced a new 2L Orange Squash to their existing range of juices.

25 Sep 2014 11:21

Fruitree launches orange squash
Fruitree launches orange squash

Fruitree, a juice brand in Pioneer Foods' Groceries Division, has introduced a new 2L Orange Squash to their existing range of juices.

25 Sep 2014 11:21

Oral-B launches toothpaste in SA
Oral-B launches toothpaste in SA

Oral-B has launched its toothpaste in South Africa. With a powerful combination of ingredients, this new toothpaste reportedly helps prevent cavities, eliminates bad breath, staining, heat and cold sensitivity, tartar, plaque and gum problems relating to poor oral hygiene.

23 Sep 2014 11:10

Oral-B launches toothpaste in SA
Oral-B launches toothpaste in SA

Oral-B has launched its toothpaste in South Africa. With a powerful combination of ingredients, this new toothpaste reportedly helps prevent cavities, eliminates bad breath, staining, heat and cold sensitivity, tartar, plaque and gum problems relating to poor oral hygiene.

23 Sep 2014 11:10

I LAaik it local
I LAaik it local

Pizza Hut will follow a fast paced growth and penetration strategy in South Africa and on the continent. This was according to GM of Pizza Hut Africa, Randall Blackford at the brand relaunch in South Africa this week...

By Danette Breitenbach 18 Sep 2014 14:50

New Fairtrade Rosé released by Walker Bay
New Fairtrade Rosé released by Walker Bay

Walker Bay has released its new Fairtrade Rosé, the De Bos Walker Bay 47 Varietal Rosé, made from 47 varietals.

18 Sep 2014 11:04

New Fairtrade Rosé released by Walker Bay
New Fairtrade Rosé released by Walker Bay

Walker Bay has released its new Fairtrade Rosé, the De Bos Walker Bay 47 Varietal Rosé, made from 47 varietals.

18 Sep 2014 11:04

Ron Zacapa Centenario to launch in SA
Ron Zacapa Centenario to launch in SA

Ron Zacapa Centenario, a premium Guatemala rum and one of the Top 100 Luxury Brands in the World, will celebrate its arrival into South Africa by hosting an Aficionado Pop Up Bar in Johannesburg from 25 September to 28 November 2014.

17 Sep 2014 10:24

Consumer Goods Council of South Africa condemns latest shopping mall robberies - Consumer Goods Council of South Africa
Consumer Goods Council of South Africa condemns latest shopping mall robberies

The CGCSA's Crime Risk Initiative has expressed concern over the recent spike in armed robberies aimed at retailers, including jewellers and cell phone stores, situated within shopping centres...

Issued by Consumer Goods Council of South Africa 15 Sep 2014 12:48

SA ready to fight EU ban on citrus fruit
SA ready to fight EU ban on citrus fruit

The government was ready to take the European Union (EU) to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to challenge its objections to imports of SA's citrus fruit due to black spot, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said on Tuesday, 9 September 2014.

By Linda Ensor 11 Sep 2014 15:40

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