Kenya seeks to bridge trade deficit with Morocco
Kenya seeks to bridge trade deficit with Morocco

Nairobi, Kenya - The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry is seeking to bridge the trade deficit between Kenya and Morocco and grow trade between the two countries.

11 hours ago

WBeauty range first to bear RSPO sustainable palm oil certification in SA
WBeauty range first to bear RSPO sustainable palm oil certification in SA

Woolworths has launched South Africa's first locally-made, WBeauty soap range bearing the certification logo of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). This moves the retailer closer to its 2020 Good Business Journey target to only offer products made with certified sustainable palm oil.

16 Feb 2018

ANC change to boost retailers
ANC change to boost retailers

The outlook for consumer goods companies appears upbeat as a changing political landscape provides some impetus to a stuttering economy.

By Michelle Gumede 16 Feb 2018

SA's De Villiers Chocolate secures shelf space abroad
SA's De Villiers Chocolate secures shelf space abroad

South African bean-to-bar chocolate brand De Villiers Chocolate is now offering international consumers a bite of Africa. In the past quarter, the company has secured listings in three major global food retailers: Marks & Spencer in the UK, Cost Plus World Market in the US and David Jones in Australia.

15 Feb 2018

Food trends could drive production decisions
Food trends could drive production decisions

The agricultural sector is about producing, processing and marketing food and fibre to consumers. Although the natural fibre side of agriculture should never be neglected, the largest portion of the sector remains the production of various food products.

By Frikkie Maré 15 Feb 2018

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SodaStream joins petition calling for Coca-Cola to reveal Cape water sources

Drinks company SodaStream South Africa has joined the call to action urging Coca-Cola to develop a plan to ensure Cape Town residents have access to water. This follows a petition released earlier this week by Avaaz, a global web movement that brings people-powered politics to decision-making.

14 Feb 2018

RCL stock leaps on earnings update
RCL stock leaps on earnings update

RCL Foods, the consumer brands conglomerate that owns poultry producer Rainbow Chickens, delivered a nourishing trading update.

By Marc Hasenfuss 14 Feb 2018

Unilever threatens to pull ads from 'divisive platforms'
Unilever threatens to pull ads from 'divisive platforms'

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Anglo-Dutch consumer giant Unilever, one of the world's largest advertisers, threatened on Monday to snub digital platforms that fail to protect children or help "create division" in society.

13 Feb 2018