Why Unilever is right to consolidate its headquarters in Rotterdam
Why Unilever is right to consolidate its headquarters in Rotterdam

The consumer goods giant Unilever is in the business of what is called "fast moving consumer goods". And in this business - as the name suggests - speed is the name of the game. But speed requires control. Unilever's decision to consolidate its corporate structure and move towards a single HQ in Rotterdam is an attempt to increase control and make faster decisions about its global product portfolio.

By Martin Friesl 1 day ago

Fria's Superfoods expands into mainstream health market
Fria's Superfoods expands into mainstream health market

Fria's Superfoods, a locally owned delicatessen specialising in wholesome treats, has just secured shelf space in Wellness Warehouse Lifestyle on Kloof in Cape Town. Until recently, the company's nutritious nibbles were only available from a small selection of niche Cape Town outlets or ordered online via the Fria's Superfoods website.

1 day ago

Truman & Orange launches Mionetto prosecco in SA
Truman & Orange launches Mionetto prosecco in SA

One of the world's top-selling prosecco brands, Mionetto, is now available in South Africa. Local premium drinks company Truman & Orange - responsible for Italian imports Malfy Gin and more recently, Mazzatti Birra Superiore - has added the Italian sparkling wine to its brand stable of imported alcoholic beverages.

2 days ago

Oolala Collection Club answers the call for 'clean' beauty
Oolala Collection Club answers the call for 'clean' beauty

Consumers are wising up to the far-reaching environmental, ethical and health benefits of conscious consumption, and a review of our beauty routines are an important part of the lifestyle audits we're undertaking.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 2 days ago

Natural, healthy dog treats to your door with Wolf and Women
Natural, healthy dog treats to your door with Wolf and Women

Wolf and Women is a South African subscription box service that specialises in natural, healthy treats for dogs. Biodegradable treat boxes are delivered to the customer's door containing 30 formulated one-a-day treats. According to the company, the service was developed to not only ensure that dogs are given the best quality treats but also to help nurture the bond between pet-lovers and their furry companions.

2 days ago

RTD sports drinks gaining market share
RTD sports drinks gaining market share

Ready to drink (RTD) sports drinks were one of the few segments of the non-alcoholic beverage categories that recorded positive growth for the year 2017, according to a recent BMi Research report. The category has performed well over the past few years and sports drinks are believed to be gaining share of throat from other non-alcoholic beverages.

3 days ago

One of the Castle Lite Unlocks concerts. Image supplied.
Castle Lite's 'Unlocks' concert brings the brand's purpose to life

Castle Lite is known for bringing international hip-hop artists to South Africa to give its consumers a one of a kind experience through its 'Unlocks' concerts that happen once every year. In its seventh year, the Unlocks concert has brought to South Africa artists such as J Cole, Travis Scott, Bryson Tiller and others with Chance the Rapper headlining this year's concert.

By Juanita Pienaar 3 days ago

Durex Connect-ED empowers youth to make sound choices about sexual health
Durex Connect-ED empowers youth to make sound choices about sexual health

With sex education playing a significant role in enabling our youth to take full control of their sexual behaviour, Durex's Connect-ED programme aims to make a difference in South African communities.

3 days ago

US poultry delegation scopes out opportunities in SA
US poultry delegation scopes out opportunities in SA

The USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) hosted its international staff meeting in South Africa, bringing producer members to the country to explore opportunities and meet potential local counterparts.

3 days ago

Search is on for new Face of Pond's
Search is on for new Face of Pond's

Pond's South Africa is searching for the new face of its brand, who will feature in the company's marketing campaigns and win prizes to the value of a R100,000.

13 Apr 2018

Meet the Maker: Nicole Warden from CopperFox G&T
Meet the Maker: Nicole Warden from CopperFox G&T

Ready-to-drink gin and tonic.

By Samantha Snedorf 13 Apr 2018

Burger King counts on the best nose in town
Burger King counts on the best nose in town

The Whopper® Dog makes a visually impaired Whopper® fan's wish come true

Issued by The Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town 13 Apr 2018

African bottling giant unveils new head office in PE
African bottling giant unveils new head office in PE

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) has announced the opening of its new head office in Port Elizabeth. The building will house the largest Coca-Cola bottler on the African continent, accounting for around 40% of all Coca-Cola volumes sold in Africa.

13 Apr 2018