Stefan Rabe, Bounty Brands CEO.
Bounty on track for listing

Bounty Brands, the acquisitive, fast-moving consumer goods conglomerate, has enticed the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to become a strategic investor...

By Marc Hasenfuss 6 Jun 2017

New men's care range, Red Dane, launches in South Africa
New men's care range, Red Dane, launches in South Africa

A new local men's care range, Red Dane has launched in South Africa. Designed for South Africa's harsh climate, it contains activated charcoal, essential oils...

24 May 2017

Marie Claire crowns Prix d'Excellence de la Beauté Awards winners
Marie Claire crowns Prix d'Excellence de la Beauté Awards winners

Marie Claire South Africa has announced the winners of the Prix d'Excellence de la Beauté Awards 2017...

22 Mar 2017

One strand at a time: L'Oreal designs hair care for a new market
One strand at a time: L'Oreal designs hair care for a new market

L'Oreal SA is trying to find out what African women want, and then make money from it...

By Pauline Bax 6 Mar 2017

#FreshOnTheShelf: Pond's introduces Pimple Clear range
#FreshOnTheShelf: Pond's introduces Pimple Clear range

Pond's has launched Pimple Clear, a range with Lock + Clear technology, which locks pimple-fighting Active Thymo-T Essence deep inside pimple-causing germ cells...

28 Feb 2017

New health and wellness research shows increase in going natural
New health and wellness research shows increase in going natural

Euromonitor has released its new health and wellness research that indicates health and wellness continue to outperform the wider packaged food and soft drinks industries...

15 Feb 2017

#FreshOnTheShelf: Shani Darden launches skincare range in South Africa
#FreshOnTheShelf: Shani Darden launches skincare range in South Africa

Shani Darden has launched her skincare classic Retinol Reform cream to South African consumers. With high profile clients that include Kelly Rowland, Jessica Alba...

6 Feb 2017

Unilever owns more than 400 brands, including Dove, Knorr, Lipton, Magnum and Marmite | © AFP |
Unilever posts profit rise, warns of 'tough market'

THE HAGUE - Dutch food and cosmetics giant Unilever on Thursday posted a 5.5 percent rise in net profit boosted by deodorants and ice cream sales, but warned "tough markets" are to continue in 2017...

27 Jan 2017

ACDOCOSA wins international distributor award
ACDOCOSA wins international distributor award

Leading international consumer goods company, Church & Dwight, has bestowed ACDOCO South Africa with the 2016 award for Consistent Growth and Successful Brand Relaunches....

Issued by ACDOCOSA 22 Jul 2016

ACDOCOSA appointed exclusive distributor for Alpecin and Plantur
ACDOCOSA appointed exclusive distributor for Alpecin and Plantur

ACDOCO South Africa has been appointed as exclusive southern African distributor by Dr. Wolff, a German research-based consumer health company, for its Alpecin and Plantur haircare products...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 6 Jul 2016

In-store promotion supports Lancome's 'For You' campaign
In-store promotion supports Lancome's 'For You' campaign

In order to attract interest to the beauty brand Lancome's 'For You' campaign, Primedia Unlimited's Fashion Media dominated promotional areas within five of Edgar's top stores across the country...

1 Jul 2015

The evolution of air fresheners to rare scents
The evolution of air fresheners to rare scents

Fragrances have been used over many centuries to freshen the air and mask odours. The ancient Egyptians were famous for using natural ingredients such as musk to scent their tombs...

By Stephen Sandmann 19 Mar 2015

ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail
ACDOCOSA on acquisition trail

African shopper-centric brand-custodian distributor, ACDOCO South Africa (ACDOCOSA), is on the acquisition trail for local and sub-Saharan African FMCG distributors in line with its new operating strategy...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 10 Dec 2014

Oral-B launches toothpaste in SA
Oral-B launches toothpaste in SA

Oral-B has launched its toothpaste in South Africa. With a powerful combination of ingredients, this new toothpaste reportedly helps prevent cavities, eliminates bad breath, staining, heat and cold sensitivity, tartar, plaque and gum problems relating to poor oral hygiene.

23 Sep 2014

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