keyboard_arrow_upLycored appoints new SVP
keyboard_arrow_downLycored appoints new SVP

Lycored has appointed Dr Etgar Levy-Nissenbaum as its new senior vice president of Global Research and Development.

keyboard_arrow_upFirst and only certified organic lemon juice in SA
keyboard_arrow_downFirst and only certified organic lemon juice in SA

The Sundays Organic Growers Association (SOGA) was formed 13 years ago when a group of South African organic citrus farmers got together to cooperate with each other in research, packing, logistics and marketing to grow and supply superior citrus to their customers around the world.

keyboard_arrow_upDuPont celebrates World Oceans Day
keyboard_arrow_downDuPont celebrates World Oceans Day

As one of the world’s largest buyers of seaweed, DuPont Nutrition & Health (DuPont N&H) works to ensure its products are produced in ways that protect the ecosystems and communities in which the business operates. To mark World Oceans Day, DuPont N&H today announced a unique new seaweed program that will guide seaweed farmers and […]

keyboard_arrow_upNew data to understand consumption
keyboard_arrow_downNew data to understand consumption

Nielsen has announced it will release Consumer Panel data fused with 2017 PAMS data in August this year, this is an enhanced survey that will provide the industry with rich information on 200 consumer goods categories and more than 5 000 brands.

keyboard_arrow_upIberchem Group to acquire majority stake in Versachem
keyboard_arrow_downIberchem Group to acquire majority stake in Versachem

Iberchem Group has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Versachem, an established privately owned company specialised in the development and manufacturing of food flavours and colours. Headquartered in Pretoria, South Africa, Versachem has been operating successfully in the region since 2006, offering a wide portfolio of high-quality products and counting on […]

keyboard_arrow_upHygiene myths and misconceptions
keyboard_arrow_downHygiene myths and misconceptions

We’re all guilty of doing certain things just because it’s what we’ve always done. Perhaps you read it in a magazine a few years ago or someone close to you once said that it is the best or most effective approach. From the way you cook and wash up, to the cleaning products you rely […]

keyboard_arrow_upFitchef’s 21-day challenge
keyboard_arrow_downFitchef’s 21-day challenge

There are many options but Fitchef’s famous 21-day kit contains 54 meals + 44 smoothies to kick start your journey. Fitchef has entered the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upSuper tasty and moreish B-well Sandwich Spread
keyboard_arrow_downSuper tasty and moreish B-well Sandwich Spread

B-well Sandwich Spread will help transform your everyday snack into an exciting meal.

keyboard_arrow_upCreamy egg and dairy free mayonnaise
keyboard_arrow_downCreamy egg and dairy free mayonnaise

With B-well Olive Canola mayonnaise you can now enjoy the taste of olive oil in even more delightful ways! This irresistibly creamy mayonnaise combines the Omega 3 benefit of canola oil with the select taste of extra virgin olive oil to offer you a mayonnaise that will leave your taste buds begging for more.

keyboard_arrow_upLow-carb, gluten-free decadently delicious baking range
keyboard_arrow_downLow-carb, gluten-free decadently delicious baking range

NuMe has entered its ‘Not so Naughty’ gluten-free baking range into the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upA guilt-free, diabetic-friendly treat
keyboard_arrow_downA guilt-free, diabetic-friendly treat

Clover has entered its Tropika Slenda range into the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upGood news that’s not fake
keyboard_arrow_downGood news that’s not fake

Seltzer has entered its new Essence range into the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upColour and flavour with MILKI
keyboard_arrow_downColour and flavour with MILKI

First Choice has entered its MILKI flavoured milk range into the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upNo ordinary mayonnaise
keyboard_arrow_downNo ordinary mayonnaise

Clover is proud to announce that Clover Cream O’Naise has been entered in the 2018 Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition (NPC), under the Mayonnaise category. Now in its 24th year, the awards have grown to become bigger and better; and have attracted high quality entries and unyielding competition in the food industry.

keyboard_arrow_upSparkling apple drink makes tasty waves in Cape Town
keyboard_arrow_downSparkling apple drink makes tasty waves in Cape Town

Cape Apple natural sparkling apple spritzer has entered the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upPesto Princess enters NPC
keyboard_arrow_downPesto Princess enters NPC

Pesto Princess Foods has entered its brand new product, Pesto Princess Hummus in the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upGreen banana flour for a healthy lifestyle
keyboard_arrow_downGreen banana flour for a healthy lifestyle

Green Banana Flour is gluten- and wheat-free, and possesses a variety of properties that assist in promoting a healthy lifestyle by incorporating this into a nutritious diet.

keyboard_arrow_upShake up your wake up with Kasha
keyboard_arrow_downShake up your wake up with Kasha

Family-run food producer, The Fry Family Food Co. launched SA’s first plant-based, gluten-free breakfast cereal, Kasha, in June 2017 nationwide. Fry’s Kasha is a tasty, versatile protein-packed breakfast cereal, instant shake or snacking option – available in two deliciously healthy flavours: Cacao and Vanilla with Chia Seed, packed full of superfoods.

keyboard_arrow_upTetra Pak’s evolution in straws
keyboard_arrow_downTetra Pak’s evolution in straws

The multinational food packaging and processing company aims to launch a paper straw for its portion-sized carton packs by the end of this year. This is part of a broader programme to help address the issue of plastic straw waste.

keyboard_arrow_upForty years of bag closing excellence
keyboard_arrow_downForty years of bag closing excellence

When Buckle Packaging started in 1979, it was with the aim of supplying the agricultural sector with quality end of line packaging machinery. As sole agents for Fischbein – Saxon from the USA and UK, this family run packaging company was able to supply a solution to the bag closing needs of the agricultural industry.

keyboard_arrow_upBreadtags for Wheelchairs Project welcomes new project coordinator
keyboard_arrow_downBreadtags for Wheelchairs Project welcomes new project coordinator

The Polystyrene Association of South Africa announced the appointment of Patricia February as its new project coordinator for its rapidly growing Breadtags for Wheelchairs Project.

keyboard_arrow_upRPC Astrapak acquires the Spec Group
keyboard_arrow_downRPC Astrapak acquires the Spec Group

The specialised manufacturer of rigid moulded and thermoformed plastic packaging recently announced its purchase of the Spec Group. This is subject to the finalisation of certain conditions, which will soon be completed.

keyboard_arrow_upA serious problem facing food and beverage manufacturers
keyboard_arrow_downA serious problem facing food and beverage manufacturers

Manufacturers cannot afford to compromise on food safety standards. An integral part of this system is not only maintaining ISO certifications, but also preserving reputation and brand integrity. This is a critical factor in meeting the demanding requirements of major supermarket chains and auditors, locally and abroad. These factors are easily compromised through mistakes, often […]

keyboard_arrow_upNew campaign takes a stand against marine plastic pollution
keyboard_arrow_downNew campaign takes a stand against marine plastic pollution

Plastics|SA has released a series of new radio and television adverts addressing the issue of plastic litter in marine environments.

keyboard_arrow_upA record-breaking amount of plastic bottles recycled in SA
keyboard_arrow_downA record-breaking amount of plastic bottles recycled in SA

About 2.15 billion plastic bottles, weighing in at 93 235t, were recycled by the South African PET plastic industry in 2017. This resulted in saving 578 000m3  of landfill space. It also created 64 000 income-generating opportunities in the process.

keyboard_arrow_upThe Coca-Cola Company sets new standards in waste reduction
keyboard_arrow_downThe Coca-Cola Company sets new standards in waste reduction

The Coca-Cola Company recently announced it will be reshaping its approach to packaging. The beverage giant set a global goal to help collect and recycle the equivalent of 100 per cent of its packaging by 2030.

keyboard_arrow_upEye-popping innovations on display
keyboard_arrow_downEye-popping innovations on display

Milliken Chemical will be showcasing its containers of NX UltraClear polypropylene developed using its Millad NX 8000 clarifier at the upcoming international packaging exhibition, Hispack 2018, in Spain. The event takes place from 8 to 11 May.

keyboard_arrow_upAfrica’s Big 7 offers so much more
keyboard_arrow_downAfrica’s Big 7 offers so much more

Africa’s largest premier food and beverage event is forecast to welcome thousands of visitors to Johannesburg at the end of June as part of Africa Hospitality Week 2018.

keyboard_arrow_upCorruption, healthcare and blockchain on the agenda for SAPICS Conference
keyboard_arrow_downCorruption, healthcare and blockchain on the agenda for SAPICS Conference

Africa’s leading knowledge sharing and networking event for supply chain professionals kicks off in Cape Town on 10 June. With supply chain issues increasingly in the spotlight in South Africa – from the education department’s alleged oversupply of sanitary towels in schools, to the Estina Dairy Farm scandal, and former finance minister Malusi Gigaba’s budget […]

keyboard_arrow_upLast chance to register as a member of trade for Fire and Feast Meat Festival
keyboard_arrow_downLast chance to register as a member of trade for Fire and Feast Meat Festival

To take advantage of the Trade Programme, register online for complimentary trade access. All members of the trade will have access to the show all weekend.

keyboard_arrow_upFind the perfect pairing at the Fire & Feast Meat Festival
keyboard_arrow_downFind the perfect pairing at the Fire & Feast Meat Festival

South Africa’s premium online butchery, MyBraai, has teamed up with wine experts from Leopard’s Leap to craft the dynamic MyBraai Meat & Wine Pairing Theatre. This ultimate foodie experience will add to the tasty programme at Fire & Feast Meat Festival presented by Crown National, taking place at Joburg’s Ticketpro Dome from 8 to 10 […]

keyboard_arrow_upWhy Africa’s Big 7 is much more than the continent’s premier food and beverage exhibition
keyboard_arrow_downWhy Africa’s Big 7 is much more than the continent’s premier food and beverage exhibition

Africa’s premier food and beverage event is forecast to welcome more than 12 000 people to Johannesburg at the end of June as part of Africa Hospitality Week 2018.

keyboard_arrow_upSAPICS joins global initiative to transform public health supply chains
keyboard_arrow_downSAPICS joins global initiative to transform public health supply chains

Leading southern African supply chain association SAPICS has been appointed a board member of ‘People that Deliver’, a global initiative that aims to improve health outcomes by promoting sustainable workforce excellence in health supply chain management.

keyboard_arrow_upFrustration over EU regulatory framework
keyboard_arrow_downFrustration over EU regulatory framework

The number of nutrition industry professionals who find the EU regulatory framework unhelpful has risen sharply over the past year. One in three industry professionals surveyed by the organisers of Vitafoods Europe said the current EU regulatory environment is unhelpful, up from 25 per cent at the start of 2017. Although 34 per cent find […]

keyboard_arrow_upFrigair to present Africa’s first ATMOsphere event
keyboard_arrow_downFrigair to present Africa’s first ATMOsphere event

The first ever ATMOsphere networking event, in association with shecco, will be held during Frigair 2018, giving the expo an international flair and promoting the uptake of natural refrigerants in South Africa and beyond.

keyboard_arrow_upVote for your favourite young chef
keyboard_arrow_downVote for your favourite young chef

From 12 to 13 May in Milan, twenty one talented Young Chefs from all corners of the world will showcase their culinary skills and creativity to compete for the prestigious S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 award. And while waiting for the Grand Finale, foodies all over the world will have the possibility to interact for the […]