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Smarties celebrates sustainable packaging milestone with artist collab
Smarties celebrates sustainable packaging milestone with artist collabArticle

Earlier this year, Nestlé Smarties globally announced its switch to 100% recyclable paper packaging. The sustainable packaging solution was introduced to the South Africa market in March...

16 Apr 2021

Is that a good egg? How chocolate makers rate on social and environmental measures
Is that a good egg? How chocolate makers rate on social and environmental measuresArticle

Easter is the biggest chocolate-buying time of the year. But who's really paying for the cost of that chocolate?

John Dumay and James Guthrie 6 Apr 2021

#BizTrends2021: The rise of D2C
#BizTrends2021: The rise of D2CArticle

The direct-to-consumer model allows deeper brand relationships and an omnichannel approach to deriving value...

Michael Smollan 5 Jan 2021

Charting a course for post-Covid retail regeneration
Charting a course for post-Covid retail regenerationArticle

Nielsen has assessed various future scenarios to establish a clear regeneration path for retailers and manufacturers based on short, medium, and long term exit time horizons...

14 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Nombulelo Fox
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Nombulelo FoxArticle

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

Jessica Tennant 6 May 2020

Maximise brand visibility through Smart Media
Maximise brand visibility through Smart MediaArticle

In-store advertising innovator Smart Media specialises in putting a product or service in front of the right audience at the right time...

Issued by Smart Media 24 Feb 2020

Spanish chocolate brand Valor arrives in SA
Spanish chocolate brand Valor arrives in SAArticle

South African retail shelves will for the first time be stocked with premium chocolate brand Chocolates Valor...

Lauren Hartzenberg 24 Jan 2020

Private label now commands R54bn in annual sales in SA
Private label now commands R54bn in annual sales in SAArticle

Private label has carved out a strong and distinct space in the South African retail landscape, proof of which is the category's R54 billion in sales in 2019...

20 Nov 2019

The Diamond Works launches new Cape Town showroom; a new era for the established diamond institute
The Diamond Works launches new Cape Town showroom; a new era for the established diamond instituteArticle

Discover the art of diamond cutting with The Diamond Works Enhanced Sparkling Tour Experience; including a complimentary glass of South African sparkling wine or juice on arrival and a guided workshop tour...

Issued by The Diamond Works 4 Nov 2019

#Loeries2019: Day 3 judging finalists!
#Loeries2019: Day 3 judging finalists!Article

Day 3's finalists have been announced for Loeries 2019...

21 Aug 2019

7 questions to ask when planning a successful sampling campaign
7 questions to ask when planning a successful sampling campaignArticle

When it comes to marketing strategies, sampling is often listed in a touchpoint plan - but it's seldom the star of the show. Yet, as Brand Factor has learned, it's possible to build a brand just through the smart use of sampling...

Issued by Brand Factor 16 Jul 2019

Easter eggs: hunting for a solution to excessive packaging
Easter eggs: hunting for a solution to excessive packagingArticle

So which Easter tradition came first? The packaging or the egg? The answer is of course not that surprising (it's the egg). The tradition of giving people eggs at spring time has roots in ancient pagan festivals...

Elliot Woolley 18 Apr 2019

#FreshOnTheShelf: Richland Rum, Hayman's Gin, Simple Truth Snack Pots and Doctor Chocolate
#FreshOnTheShelf: Richland Rum, Hayman's Gin, Simple Truth Snack Pots and Doctor ChocolateArticle

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up some of our favourite food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently.

Lauren Hartzenberg 28 Mar 2019

6 fun things to do in Newlands
6 fun things to do in NewlandsArticle

From its majestic Josephine Mill Museum and Brewery Tours that take you back in time, to its trendy Dean Street corridor, Newlands will satisfy anyone from hipsters to history buffs.

26 Feb 2019

Making a good kitchen great with La Colombe's James Gaag
Making a good kitchen great with La Colombe's James GaagArticle

At the mere age of 29, La Colombe Executive Chef James Gaag has already established a name for himself in the restaurant industry...

Robin Fredericks 5 Feb 2019

#CreativeMornings: How these dark chocolate makers stay Honest
#CreativeMornings: How these dark chocolate makers stay HonestArticle

How honest can two artisanal dark chocolate makers be? That's the question Honest Chocolate founders Anthony Gird and Michael de Klerk tried to unpack at Creative Mornings...

Maroefah Smith 29 Oct 2018

Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry announces Exporter of the Year finalists
Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry announces Exporter of the Year finalistsArticle

The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the finalists in this year's Exporter of the Year competition...

11 Oct 2018

Is 'chocapocalypse' looming? Why we need to understand what's at stake
Is 'chocapocalypse' looming? Why we need to understand what's at stakeArticle

No more chocolate by 2050? Several articles have pointed recently that we are heading to a major chocolate crisis...

Jovana Stanisljevic 4 Sep 2018

Jozi's first artisan distillery by Mirari Gin
Jozi's first artisan distillery by Mirari GinArticle

The City of Gold's first artisan distillery is nestled in the heart of Johannesburg's trendy Maboneng precinct. Established in 2013, Time Anchor Distillery is a place where creativity and science merge into the harmonious, delicate creation of handmade and distinctly artisanal spirits...

Issued by OnPoint PR 21 Aug 2018

We must ensure new food retail technologies are pathways - not barriers - to better health
We must ensure new food retail technologies are pathways - not barriers - to better healthArticle

Imagine a world where smart pantries sense when you are running out of your favourite food and order more of it, without you lifting a finger. Where intelligent robots roam your grocery store, ever at your service...

Kathryn Backholer 11 Jul 2018

The Cadbury Martians have landed!
The Cadbury Martians have landed!Article

Last year the Cadbury shelves were awash with the first 'Collect all the Martians' on-pack promotion. The response was so positive that this year, four new Martians have been created...

Issued by Just Design 25 Jun 2018

Darling Sweet makes the switch to sustainable packaging
Darling Sweet makes the switch to sustainable packagingArticle

Ahead of World Environment Day on Tuesday, 5 June, South African toffee confectioners Darling Sweet shares the motivation behind the decision to use eco-friendly packaging...

28 May 2018

FreshStop eyes growth with launch of two new food brands
FreshStop eyes growth with launch of two new food brandsArticle

FreshStop has announced that two new branded food lines have been added to its food stable. The new additions, Hot Dog Bar and Africaz, join the existing lines, Crispy Chicken, Grill to Go, Hooked On Fish...

24 May 2018

Nielsen Consumer 360 event unpacks major shifts in SA's consumer landscape
Nielsen Consumer 360 event unpacks major shifts in SA's consumer landscapeArticle

The South African consumer landscape is set for a multitude of shifts in the next ten years, not least of which is the maturing of the local market with growth in the Generation X market segment...

21 May 2018

Brand building in Africa: Demystifying the African marketplace
Brand building in Africa: Demystifying the African marketplaceArticle

Why have some companies succeeded and others failed in Africa? International brands have extended their business models into Africa, and set up shop...

Catherine Burton, Harsh Sarda and Zeenat Ismail, Issued by Ipsos 25 Apr 2018

Global bread and bakery consumption continues to experience modest growth
Global bread and bakery consumption continues to experience modest growthArticle

The global bread and bakery product market displayed modest, but sustainable growth throughout the period under review, increasing from 122,000 tonnes in 2007 to 129,000 tonnes in 2016...

23 Apr 2018

Emma Wilkie, managing director of Gunn Report. Image supplied.
South Africa ranked at #23 in 2018 Gunn Media 100 reportArticle

South Africa was ranked 23rd in the 2018 Gunn Media 100's "world's top 10 countries for media excellence"...

27 Mar 2018

Ferrero unveils Primary Health Care Centre for factory staff and family
Ferrero unveils Primary Health Care Centre for factory staff and familyArticle

The Michele Ferrero Entrepreneurial Project - South Africa, has opened the doors to its Primary Health Care Centre in Walkerville...

Issued by Optimize Agency 8 Mar 2018

Keeping it in the family: Alfred Cointreau on preserving brand legacy
Keeping it in the family: Alfred Cointreau on preserving brand legacyArticle

As one of the oldest orange-flavoured liqueurs in the world, the Cointreau brand has a lot of history behind it...

Lauren Hartzenberg 2 Jan 2018

Bilboa joins Kove Collection's Camps Bay eateries
Bilboa joins Kove Collection's Camps Bay eateriesArticle

The Kove Collection has a bevy of eateries under their name, most residing alongside the popular Camps Bay strip. Latest addition Bilboa joins its seaside siblings - Zen Zero, La Belle, The Marley, Paranga, Umi and the soon to launch Chinchilla - and is a worthy addition to the family.

Ruth Cooper 30 Nov 2017

FEDHASA members put measures in place to make sure egg supply meets guest demand
FEDHASA members put measures in place to make sure egg supply meets guest demandArticle

According to FEDHASA, member establishments have put measures in place to ensure they are not affected by the egg shortage caused by the avian flu outbreak...

16 Nov 2017

Capsicum Culinary Studio celebrates return of Cake Boss, offers R100,000 bursary
Capsicum Culinary Studio celebrates return of Cake Boss, offers R100,000 bursaryArticle

Celebrating the return of Cake Boss on TLC Discovery, SA chef school Capsicum Culinary Studio is offering the opportunity to win a bursary to study for a diploma in patisserie worth more than R100,000...

21 Sep 2017

Google, home of the Whopper.
#CannesLions2017: Direct Lions winners!Article

The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes Direct award ceremony on 20 June 2017...

20 Jun 2017

#Winning with the new Cadbury P.S. bar
#Winning with the new Cadbury P.S. barArticle

Cadbury's P.S. bar secured a unique space within the confectionary market, but the packaging and messaging had lost its relevance with consumers and needed to be reworked and reinvented...

Issued by Just Design 2 Jun 2017

M&Ms, John Lewis, Brooke Bond Red Label, US Army win Golds at Warc Media Awards
M&Ms, John Lewis, Brooke Bond Red Label, US Army win Golds at Warc Media AwardsArticle

Warc has announced the Gold, Silver and Bronze winners of the global Warc Media Awards: Effective Use of Partnerships & Sponsorships category...

6 Feb 2017

#DesignMonth: Eat your (he)art out with LionHeart
#DesignMonth: Eat your (he)art out with LionHeartArticle

Almost too pretty to eat, the cakes designed and created by “bake-tresses” and bffs, Nikki Albertyn and Karmen de Reuck, are true edible artworks. We got in touch with Nikki; confectionery queen and co-founder of online bakery LionHeart to chat delicious design for Bizcommunity's #DesignMonth.

Ruth Cooper 1 Feb 2017

Beats by Dre.
Building your brand through the power of storytellingArticle

People love stories and, for as long as people have walked the earth, across all cultures, storytelling has been an important fabric of society...

Nicole Shapiro 31 Jan 2017

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Agrofood in North Africa: a strategic sector at nature's mercyArticle

The agrofood sector remains one of the most important sectors for North African Economies, according to a report by Coface, the international trade credit insurance company...

29 Sep 2016

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Soft drink industry fizzes over sugar tax/obesity claimsArticle

The soft drink industry has weighed in on the debate around the proposed sugar tax and its efficacy in fighting obesity...

8 Aug 2016

Market-leading machines for the food and beverage industry
Market-leading machines for the food and beverage industryArticle

Pyrotec PackMark offers a wide range of high-performance coding and labelling solutions specifically engineered for fast, accurate and reliable packaging lines in the food and beverage industry...

Issued by Pyrotec 14 Jun 2016

Is the state of the SA chocolate industry 'unhealthy'?
Is the state of the SA chocolate industry 'unhealthy'?Article

Over the past few years, the global health revolution has managed to firmly entrench its 'clean-eating' dogma into the minds of Mzansi consumers. As a result, we have witnessed a marked decline in SA chocolate consumption...

Issued by Insight Survey 9 May 2016

Airports Company SA takes duty free shopping online
Airports Company SA takes duty free shopping onlineArticle

Airports Company South Africa has taken their Duty Free Shopping online, giving international travelers the chance to buy...

1 Apr 2016

[NewsMaker] Nitesh Matai - GM at Nu Metro Cinemas
[NewsMaker] Nitesh Matai - GM at Nu Metro CinemasArticle

Nu Metro Cinemas has a new general manager in Nitesh Matai, who was promoted from marketing executive in December...

Louise Marsland 28 Jan 2016

Why having a mobile site should be just the start
Why having a mobile site should be just the startArticle

Having a responsive or mobile site is a great step forward but it shouldn't be seen as a substitute for genuinely mobile-centric planning...

Jonathan Sinton, Issued by Kantar 17 Nov 2015

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