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Acquisitions play important role in Rhodes's growth

A string of acquisitions helped Rhodes Food grow its turnover 37.2% to R4.1bn during the year to end 25 September...

By Pericles Anetos 21 Nov 2016

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Pioneer Foods to buy a 49.89% stake in Weetabix East Africa

Pioneer Foods Group Limited announced today that it would buy a 49.89% stake in Weetabix East Africa Limited for an undisclosed amount...

16 Nov 2016

#FreshOffTheShelf: New resealable packs for Nature's Source Muesli
#FreshOffTheShelf: New resealable packs for Nature's Source Muesli

Nature's Source Muesli is now available in a new resealable pack in a sleek, modern design for added freshness and appeal...

8 Mar 2016

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Kellogg delays Pioneer's cereal merger

Pioneer Foods, a JSE-listed firm and the country's biggest cereal maker, did not get it all on Monday as its merger with Future Life has been momentarily thwarted by rival Kellogg...

By Fifi Peters 27 Oct 2015

Kellogg's inks Nigeria deal in Africa expansion
Kellogg's inks Nigeria deal in Africa expansion

US-based cereal maker Kellogg's announced this week it is acquiring half of Nigerian food distributor Multipro for $450m as part of its drive to expand on the continent...

By Colleen Goko 17 Sep 2015

Cereal 'health' claims go against the grain
Cereal 'health' claims go against the grain

It can't be much fun being in the cereal business these days. If it isn't health advocates bemoaning sky-high sugar levels and foodies decrying the lack of taste, there's the low-carb Banting brigade denouncing grains as little better than the devil...

6 Jul 2015

Quaker Oats enters SA market with Heaps of Fruit
Quaker Oats enters SA market with Heaps of Fruit

Calling on South Africans to rethink breakfast by driving the message: 'Don't just wake up, Quake Up,' this is an opportunity for the local Simba business to enter the previously untouched R547 million breakfast (oat) category, which carries with it a multitude of possibilities...

1 Jul 2015

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