Starbucks SA introduces its Cold Brew

South African coffee enthusiasts may now look forward to Cold Brew and Nitro Cold Brew on tap at Starbucks. Cold Brew is made by slowly steeping coffee grounds in cool filtered water for 24 hours, while Nitro Cold Brew takes the existing Starbucks Cold Brew recipe and infuses it with nitrogen....

12 Mar 2018

Thavhani Mall welcomes three new eateries

The Thavhani Mall in Thohoyandou, Limpopo will welcome three new eateries; Burger King, Rocomamas, and KFC. Limpopo's very first Burger King will open at Thavhani Mall in April 2018, while Thohoyandou's first Rocomamas will open in March 2018. Thavhani Mall will house KFC from April 2018.

12 Mar 2018

KWV wins at World Gin Awards

The KWV Cruxland Gin was named Best South African London Dry Gin for Taste at the World Gin Awards. The winners of the 2018 World Gin Awards were announced at the Honourable Artillery Company in London. The World Gin Awards select the best in all internationally recognised styles of gin from...

5 Mar 2018

Clover breaks longest line of sandwiches record

Clover has successfully broken the Guinness World Records title for the longest line of sandwiches with its Cream O' Naise mayonnaise being the star ingredient. The previous record measured at 3,865.78m and the new record is 4,004.43m long.The record was broken on 3 March 2018 at the Maponya Mall...

5 Mar 2018

Defy records production of 12th million appliance

Defy recently recorded the production of its 12th million electrical cooking appliance. In light of national water shortages and increased eco-consciousness, Defy has been also working to find ways for its products to use less electricity and water.

1 Mar 2018

Evonik Industries acquires total take in EAA

Evonik Acrylics Africa (EAA) no longer has any joint venture partners and will now operate as a wholly owned Evonik enterprise. The announcement comes after Evonik Industries AG acquired the 49% Ampa Plastics Group JV share in Evonik Acrylics Africa.

1 Mar 2018

Westcliff gin receives bronze at American craft spirits competition

Westcliff's copper pot distilled Joburg dry gin received a bronze medal in the best International Contemporary Gin category at the 2017 American Distilling Institute's (ADI) craft spirits competition. The dry gin was also named Best Gin at the Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards at the...

28 Feb 2018

World Whiskies award Scottish Leader with gold medal

Scottish Leader's 12-year-old whisky received a gold medal during a first round tasting at the World Whiskies Awards in the UK. The judges liked the whisky's smooth, rich, and sweet profile. The Scottish Leader 12-year-old is crafted with a blend of unpeated Highland and Speyside malts, combined...

28 Feb 2018

Malfy Gin Originale is now available in SA

Truman & Orange has launched the Malfy Gin Originale in South Africa with plans to introduce more of the Italian brand of gin to South African consumers. The Malfy Gin Originale is distilled using a recipe similar to that of Italian monks, who first distilled Juniper spirits at their monasteries...

13 Feb 2018

Stellenbosch Brewing Company receives awards at CT beer festival

The Stellenbosch Brewing Company received two awards at the Cape Town Festival of Beer. It received the Best Dark Beer award for its Eike Stout as well as the Best Beer in Show trophy. Forty-five Western Cape-based breweries showcased more than 230 different beers at the Cape Town Festival of...

12 Dec 2017

Maponya Mall hosts Bar One Squad challenge

Over 100 people participated in the Bar One Gym Squad 25-hour energy day challenge at the Maponya Mall parking lot, this past weekend. South African hip-hop artist Cassper Nyovest will host the official Bar One Gym Squad at the UJ Soweto Campus on 9 December 2017.

4 Dec 2017

Kahvé Road unveils online store

Kahvé Road's coffee capsules and coffee beans easily may now be purchased through its online store. The coffee producer recently launched its coffee capsule range, which offers five distinct signature blends.

22 Nov 2017

Sugarbird reaches Thundafund goal

One-hundred-and-fifty-five backers have helped Sugarbird Fynbos Gin raise R1,086,973 through its Thundafund campaign. Sugarbird Fynbos Gin will now be bottled and sent to retail stores across South Africa and will also expand to China and the United Kingdom....

15 Nov 2017

Krispy Kreme wins award at global summit

Krispy Kreme South Africa received the Impact Award for Best New Market at the 2017 Krispy Kreme Global Partner Summit, which was held in Orlando, Florida on 28-31 August 2017. The annual summit is attended by Krispy Kreme franchisees from all over the world. The conference highlights the...

14 Nov 2017

4 Africa Exchange gets CA Sales Holdings lisiting

Following the approval of PSG Capital, CA Sales Holdings has listed on the 4 Africa Exchange. The listing is an introduction to the market and no shares will be issued to the public. CA Sales Holdings Limited is a subsidiary of PSG Group Limited, where the company's investments are largely...

14 Nov 2017

Pioneer Foods to wholly acquire Heinz Foods SA

Pioneer Food Group Limited is to acquire the remaining 50.1% from Heinz Foods SA Proprietary, making it a wholly owned subsidiary of Pioneer Foods. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2018, pending regulatory approval. As part of the acquisition agreement, Pioneer Foods...

7 Nov 2017

Rhodes Quality launches new juice

Rhodes Quality recently released Squish 100% Pressed Juices, a range of juices that is 100% pressed fruit and vegetables. The juice is free from preservatives, colourants, flavourants, pips, pulp and added starch. Squish 100% Pressed Juices are available in 200ml juice boxes for the price of...

1 Nov 2017

Schick launches new disposable razor

Schick has unveiled the Schick Hydro Silk Disposable razor for the upcoming summer season. The product will feature water-activated moisturizing serum, five curve-sensing blades with extra protection skin guards and a handle with a soft rubber grip for full control. The razor is the latest...

26 Oct 2017

Cadbury introduces festive range

Cadbury will be introducing three new festive additions to its range. Festive Whisper, a Dairy Milk slab with malted honeycomb Whispers, Frosty Glee, a Dream slab with red jellies and green Astros, and Whispers Snowball, Dream coated malted honeycomb bites, have all been added to the Cadbury range...

23 Oct 2017

Albany remains top brand in Sunday Times, Ask Africa surveys

Albany Bakeries was ranked second in the food category of the 2017 Sunday Times Top Brands Survey. The awards are based on consumer votes in an annual brand survey. For the third consecutive time, Albany also ranked number one in the City Press, Rapport, and Ask Afrika Icon Brands ranking...

3 Oct 2017

Pringles unveils new flavour range

Pringles has released a new braai flavour range in celebration of South African tradition. The range includes the flavours Pringles Smokey BBQ, Pringles Peri-Peri Chicken and Pringles Tortilla Mexican BBQ.

12 Sep 2017

#FreshOnTheShelf: Black Insomnia launches caffeinated mineral water

Black Insomnia, creators of the world's strongest coffee, has launched Black Hydro, a caffeinated mineral water containing 100 mg of caffeine. Black Insomnia Coffee has been tested independently by SGS laboratories and the certified results prove that Black Insomnia is naturally higher in caffeine...

30 Aug 2017

Kellogg's awarded for gender empowerment efforts at Top Women Awards

Kellogg's South Africa was awarded the top gender empowered retail award at the 2017 Top Women Awards. The awards ceremony, hosted by Topco Media in partnership with Standard Bank, was held at Emperors Place in Johannesburg. The awards have been held every year for the last 14 years and are...

29 Aug 2017

Veuve Clicquot's magnetic arrow points at six global destinations

Veuve Clicquot has unveiled the Clicquot Magnetic Arrow as part of its Journey collection. The Yellow Label packaging features six different Clicquot Magnetic Arrows, which represents the six destinations around the globe that form part of the Journey collection; Paris, New York, Sydney, Tokyo,...

28 Aug 2017

Three Ships reaches gold with Pinotage whisky at World Whisky Masters

The Three Ships 15-Year-Old Pinotage Cask Finish received a gold award at the 2017 World Whisky Masters, which was held in the United Kingdom. The awards was hosted by Spirits Business Magazine. The Three Ships 15-Year-Old Pinotage Cask Finish was the oldest whisky released by master distiller...

24 Aug 2017

CBC unveils malty beer as part of new range

The Cape Brewing Company (CBC) has launched a brand new range of craft beer. CBC unveiled its Dunkel or Dark Lager as part of its Brewmaster's Reserve range on 4 August 2017. This range of craft beer was developed and produced by head brewers Anton Trollip and Dewald Goosen alongside brewers...

23 Aug 2017

Red Bull releases limited edition Culture Clash cans

To coincide with the 2017 Red Bull Culture Clash, Red Bull has unveiled four limited edition Culture Clash cans, which feature the four headline musicians; AKA, DJ Tira, Patoranking, and Admiral & Jahseed. The limited edition set of cans is available in-store nationally. The 2017 Red Bull...

18 Aug 2017

#FreshOnTheShelf: Sir Fruit introduces cold pressed range

South African juice brand Sir Fruit has added cold pressed juices to its offering. Unpasteurised and never heated, it is free from added sugar, preservatives, artificial flavours, colours or stabilisers. The range includes: • apple, beetroot, raspberry, orange, carrot and ginger • carrot,...

11 Aug 2017

Lourensford Estate releases limited edition wine

Lourensford Estate has unveiled a limited edition wine titled the 'Lourensford Cuvee 89 MCC Brut Zero 2007'. The wine producer has only produced 525 bottles of this wine.The name of the product comes from the wine spending an additional 89 months on the lees after it had been bottled. The...

7 Aug 2017

Honor VSOP receives high praise at award shows

Honor VSOP Cognac received a double gold medal for its Honor VSOP Platinum edition at the 2017 Francisco World Spirits Competition in the USA. The cognac was selected from a record breaking 2,253 spirit entries in this year's competition. Honor VSOP Cognac also received a platinum medal at the...

20 Jul 2017

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