Danone aims for organic top spot with US takeover
Danone aims for organic top spot with US takeover

PARIS - French dairy giant Danone said on Thursday it had agreed to buy US organic foods producer WhiteWave Foods with a view to creating a world leader for organic produce...

8 Jul 2016

Supply shortages set to trigger rise in the price of milk
Supply shortages set to trigger rise in the price of milk

As consumers continue to grapple with high food prices triggered by the recent drought and the ailing economy, milk will soon be added to their list of costly staple foods...

6 Apr 2016

Margarine's popularity against butter spreads
Margarine's popularity against butter spreads

It's nothing but oil and additives, without a single fresh ingredient whatsoever. But it's affordable and well-packaged, and so it sells. We're talking about margarine: the poor man's butter...

By JP Gené 11 Mar 2016

Tropika wins "Product of the Year 2016" award
Tropika wins "Product of the Year 2016" award

Fruit juice-based brand, Tropika, which gained a market share high of 74.7% in 2015, has just won the coveted "Product of the Year 2016" award at the Innovation Awards...

Issued by Clover 2 Mar 2016

New recipe and pack sizes for NutriDay
New recipe and pack sizes for NutriDay

NutriDay yoghurt has undergone a full transformation both inside and out having its tastiest recipe ever and breakthrough pack sizes of 150g, 270g, and 600g...

18 Nov 2015

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Clover plans to expand further into Africa

Behind Clover Industries' remarkably strong financial results for the year to June released last week, lies a strategy it has often employed before...

By Shaun Harris 28 Sep 2015

BMi Research white milk report in South Africa
BMi Research white milk report in South Africa

The white milk suppliers to large retailers have changed over the past year however there has not been much change in overall volume, with the total industry growing in 2014...

Issued by BMi Research 14 May 2015

Full cream products are in favour
Full cream products are in favour

Consumers are buying more of Clover Industries' full cream products and slightly fewer of its low fat offerings, says CEO Johann Vorster.

By Nick Hedley 12 Jan 2015

Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest
Frozen yoghurts resurge in market interest

What is it about this frozen dessert that appeals to consumers and is seeing the emergence of numerous frozen yoghurt businesses all over the world and in South Africa?

By Jacques van de Haar 2 Oct 2014

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