Food safety expert Dr Lucia Anelich says the listeriosis outbreak in South Africa has shown the urgent need for appropriate microbiological regulations for processed meats.
Michael Acott 15 hours ago
A new report by IRI, a big data and technology provider for consumer industries, shows that South African shoppers are diversifying their grocery purchases among a growing number of channels. The study shows the growing influence and importance of specialist retail channels, in particular - including pharmacies and make-up stores - which offer wider product ranges and higher customer satisfaction rates compared to mass market retailers.
16 hours ago
Grand Parade has not managed to recoup its investment in the local rights for US chains Burger King, Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins yet.
Robert Laing 18 hours ago
The annual Wear SA Fashion Festival kicked off on Tuesday, 20 March 2018, at the VOC Room, Cape Sun Hotel, with its annual free hosting of the Wear SA Fashioning the Future workshop.
19 hours ago
The African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (CFTA ) could enter into effect by the end of this year following signing by 44 countries yesterday at the 10th extraordinary African Union Summit.
Collins Mwai 19 hours ago
Stuff magazine has once again acknowledged the best gadget and apps at its annual Gadget and App Awards.
20 hours ago
Arguably one of the most feel-good movie shop scenes has to be in Pretty Woman when Julia Roberts' character returns to the shop where she was previously refused service and utters those famous words "You refused to serve me yesterday. You work on commission, right? Big mistake. Big. Huge! I have to go shopping now!" Don't we all wish we could have a moment like this when we are unfairly judged?
Devan Moonsamy 2 days ago
Sourcing seafood that is ecologically responsible and socially fair is the crux behind Steenberg's Bistro Sixteen82 and Abalobi pilot project - a non-profit community-driven initiative - which sees South Africa's very first restaurant-supported fishery initiated.
2 days ago
If you're one of the millions of people concerned about the growing pressures that our food habits are placing on the environment, then you've probably felt confused, conflicted or downright overwhelmed by your own food choices on more than a few occasions.
Chris West, Bob Doherty & Tony Heron 2 days ago
African countries from South Africa to Ethiopia to Nigeria are pinning some of their hope for economic growth and job creation on industrialisation. With its young population, dynamic growth and rapidly improving infrastructure, sub-Saharan Africa has the potential to become a manufacturing powerhouse in the years to come.
Matthew Kibby 2 days ago
Fast-moving consumer goods company (FMCG) processor and distributor, Willowton Group has announced that it will absorb the one percentage point increase in the value-added tax rate (VAT) for three months (April, May and June) effectively shielding their valued consumers from the VAT increases announced recently in the national budget.
2 days ago
Only about half of the nearly R2bn raised through the plastic supermarket bag levy has been officially allocated to recycling.
Guy Rogers 2 days ago
PARIS, France - British designer Kim Jones said on Monday that he was taking the reins at Dior Homme two months after quitting Louis Vuitton.
2 days ago