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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

Glenelly Estate releases new vintage reds, whites
Glenelly Estate releases new vintage reds, whites

Glenelly Estate has released all its new vintage red wines. These are Grand Vin de Glenelly 2009, The Lady May 2011, Glass Collection Syrah 2011, Glass Collection Merlot 2012 and Glass Collection Cabernet Sauvignon 2012...

24 Feb 2015 14:42

Glenelly Estate releases new vintage reds, whites
Glenelly Estate releases new vintage reds, whites

Glenelly Estate has released all its new vintage red wines. These are Grand Vin de Glenelly 2009, The Lady May 2011, Glass Collection Syrah 2011, Glass Collection Merlot 2012 and Glass Collection Cabernet Sauvignon 2012...

24 Feb 2015 14:42

Swedish farmers' future turning sour as milk's popularity wanes
Swedish farmers' future turning sour as milk's popularity wanes

ENKOEPING, Sweden: Already feeling a Europe-wide price squeeze, Sweden's dairy farmers are also being cornered by dwindling milk consumption and legal tussles with boastful non-dairy competitors...

19 Feb 2015 14:24

Pink mushroom punnets raise R400k+ for Reach for Recovery
Pink mushroom punnets raise R400k+ for Reach for Recovery

The Power of Pink Pink Punnet 2014 campaign raised R445,643 for Reach for Recovery to purchase silicone prostheses for underprivileged women who can't afford reconstructive surgery after a mastectomy...

19 Feb 2015 11:45

New African craft beers from Striped Horse
New African craft beers from Striped Horse

Grant Rushmere, the founder of BOS Ice Tea and Afro Coffee, and ex-game ranger Charles Bertram have created Striped Horse, new African craft beers...

11 Feb 2015 13:00

New African craft beers from Striped Horse
New African craft beers from Striped Horse

Grant Rushmere, the founder of BOS Ice Tea and Afro Coffee, and ex-game ranger Charles Bertram have created Striped Horse, new African craft beers...

11 Feb 2015 13:00

Drought conditions could result in 30% rise in food prices
Drought conditions could result in 30% rise in food prices

Continued dry weather could lead to substantial increases in food prices over the next 12 months, the executive committee of Grain SA said in a statement.

9 Feb 2015 08:15

Waterkloof struts its stuff with new Peacock Range
Waterkloof struts its stuff with new Peacock Range

The Peacock Wild Ferment range gets its name from the brightly plumed birds conspicuous in and around Waterkloof's vineyards...

27 Jan 2015 15:27

Waterkloof struts its stuff with new Peacock Range
Waterkloof struts its stuff with new Peacock Range

The Peacock Wild Ferment range gets its name from the brightly plumed birds conspicuous in and around Waterkloof's vineyards...

27 Jan 2015 15:27

Brett Horn
Five ways pitching out creative briefs will kill your brand

Over the past few years, we have witnessed an ever-growing trend, in which large FMCG brands attempt to generate savings through aggressive procurement policies...

By Brett Horn 20 Jan 2015 12:19

First 'Brand Wars' initiative evaluates pizza
First 'Brand Wars' initiative evaluates pizza

The recently launched 'Brand Wars' initiative, spearheaded by Andrew Ross, MD of Havas Sports & Entertainment South Africa, seeks to find consumer brands and pit them against each other...

20 Jan 2015 09:47

Muratie releases maiden Brut Rosé
Muratie releases maiden Brut Rosé

In response to countless requests for a pink bubbly from ladies visiting its tasting room, Muratie has released its maiden Rosé Cap Classique, the Lady Alice 2012...

19 Jan 2015 13:15

Muratie releases maiden Brut Rosé
Muratie releases maiden Brut Rosé

In response to countless requests for a pink bubbly from ladies visiting its tasting room, Muratie has released its maiden Rosé Cap Classique, the Lady Alice 2012...

19 Jan 2015 13:15

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