keyboard_arrow_upSouth Africa has world’s biggest Metal Powder Bed 3D Printer
keyboard_arrow_downSouth Africa has world’s biggest Metal Powder Bed 3D Printer

Reflecting its commitment to keeping African supply chain professionals up to date with the latest global trends and technologies, SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, recently hosted a site visit for members to see and learn about the world’s biggest 3D printer of its kind.

keyboard_arrow_upThe technology of food and drink in focus at fdt Africa 2019
keyboard_arrow_downThe technology of food and drink in focus at fdt Africa 2019

food & drink technology Africa (fdt Africa) will return to Johannesburg next year, bringing to sub-Saharan Africa the full lab to table value chain in the food, beverage and the respective packaging industry.

keyboard_arrow_upIngredion taps into trends at Gulfood Manufacturing 2018
keyboard_arrow_downIngredion taps into trends at Gulfood Manufacturing 2018

Ingredion will be taking its Tour of Tasty Trends to this year’s Gulfood Manufacturing in Dubai. Taking visitors to the stand on a journey of delicious discovery, a team of culinologists will present a selection of savoury products, snacks and dairy-based foods that tap into the latest consumer trends.

keyboard_arrow_upAdvantage Austria at SIAL
keyboard_arrow_downAdvantage Austria at SIAL

The group of Austrian exhibitors is highly diverse and includes baked goods, baobab products, organic energy drinks, post-mix syrups, mixed milk drinks to Tyrolean bacon and private product labels.

keyboard_arrow_upSIAL Innovation awards as inspirational as ever!
keyboard_arrow_downSIAL Innovation awards as inspirational as ever!

With a 10 per cent rise in the number of new products presented for the SIAL Innovation Awards, there is no stemming the flow of agri-food innovations, whether targeting manufacturers, retailers or consumers.

keyboard_arrow_upSIAL focuses on innovation
keyboard_arrow_downSIAL focuses on innovation

SIAL Innovation prizes are awarded to those who help shape what we eat both today and tomorrow. See gallery below of the entrants.    

keyboard_arrow_upADM to showcase on-trend ingredients at SIAL 2018
keyboard_arrow_downADM to showcase on-trend ingredients at SIAL 2018

At SIAL, food and beverage companies can learn more about purposeful ingredients and value-added services from Archer Daniels Midland Company. Thanks to its integrated raw-material expertise, international access to resources and a global network of development laboratories, ADM can help its customers design custom-tailored concepts for trendy beverage, dairy, sweet & savoury food concepts in […]

keyboard_arrow_upInnovative solutions for unique multi-sensory experiences with healthy added value
keyboard_arrow_downInnovative solutions for unique multi-sensory experiences with healthy added value

In line with the guiding principle “Turning the best out of nature into Multi-Sensory & Nutritional Excellence”, Doehler will present pioneering ingredients, ingredient systems and integrated solutions which reflect the core topics of naturalness, plant-based nutrition, Nutritional Excellence and Multi-Sensory Experiences to visitors at the SIAL trade show, held from 21 to 25 October.

keyboard_arrow_upSpotlight on the Sial Innovation 2018 Awards
keyboard_arrow_downSpotlight on the Sial Innovation 2018 Awards

With a 10 per cent rise in the number of new products presented for the SIAL Innovation Awards, there is no stemming the flow of agri-food innovations, whether targeting manufacturers, retailers or, of course, consumers.

keyboard_arrow_upHi Europe & Ni 2018: Food safety in focus
keyboard_arrow_downHi Europe & Ni 2018: Food safety in focus

This year, taking place from 27to 29 November in Frankfurt, Germany, Hi Europe & Ni will shine a spotlight on processing and packaging technology. Numerous exhibitors will demonstrate the industry’s innovative power in the new Expo FoodTec pavilion. Additionally, with food safety being a key topic, expert presentations will showcase innovations in processing technologies, hygiene, […]

keyboard_arrow_upValio unveils on-trend food innovation ingredients at SIAL Paris
keyboard_arrow_downValio unveils on-trend food innovation ingredients at SIAL Paris

Valio will showcase its latest food innovations and tailor-made ingredients solutions.

keyboard_arrow_upRifle-Shot Performance Holdings’ food manufacturing excellence event
keyboard_arrow_downRifle-Shot Performance Holdings’ food manufacturing excellence event

The workshops held on 11 and 13 September in Johannesburg and Cape Town respectively, were arranged to discuss the South African Excellence Movement (SAEM), and how this initiative will equip the SA Food Manufacturing industry with tools to assist them operate more efficiently and avoid food safety scandals going forward.

keyboard_arrow_updmg events launches key food innovation conference
keyboard_arrow_downdmg events launches key food innovation conference

dmg events is proud to introduce the most exciting b2b conference to the food and beverage market. From 27 to 28 September 2018, FoodNext.Africa will bring together startups, food innovators, foodtech businesses, investors and partners who are redefining the food industry from farm-to-fork.

keyboard_arrow_upSEW-EURODRIVE to exhibit drive solutions for the sugar industry at SASTA
keyboard_arrow_downSEW-EURODRIVE to exhibit drive solutions for the sugar industry at SASTA

Drive and automation specialist SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa will exhibit at the 91st congress of the South African Sugar Technologists’ Association (SASTA) from 14 to 16 August at the International Convention Centre in Durban.

keyboard_arrow_updmg events is open for business in Saudi Arabia
keyboard_arrow_downdmg events is open for business in Saudi Arabia

Having been granted a Saudi investment licence by the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) earlier this year, dmg events, a leading international events company, has now established a 100 per cent owned business unit and opened a new office in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, which will be used as a base for the company’s events […]

keyboard_arrow_upThe rise of the platform economy
keyboard_arrow_downThe rise of the platform economy

A thought-provoking new whitepaper co-authored by Accenture South Africa and the Gordon Institute of Business Science, focuses on a fundamental economic shift – the rise of the platform economy. This growing composite of many-sided, demand-driven businesses is coming to dominate linear strategies of old. Companies can now create ecosystems with their businesses at the centre, […]

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_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_upNielsen sets the scene for major shifts in SA consumer market
keyboard_arrow_downNielsen sets the scene for major shifts in SA consumer market

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 (35-49 year old) market segment set to outpace that in the Generation Y Millennial age group.

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_upLearn, engage and develop through Hostex 2018
keyboard_arrow_downLearn, engage and develop through Hostex 2018

Hostex powering Food & Hospitality Africa and IFEA will once again host a platform for sharing innovation, opportunity and industry knowledge over the course of a three-day trade show, known within the hospitality, foodservice and retail sectors for unearthing trends.

keyboard_arrow_upStand a chance to win a car at SAPICS conference
keyboard_arrow_downStand a chance to win a car at SAPICS conference

To mark four decades of bringing supply chain professionals from around the world together to network and share knowledge in supply chain management, SAPICS says its 40th annual conference in June will be a milestone event. In addition to an exceptional line up of dynamic presenters, the leading supply chain association has announced that delegates […]

keyboard_arrow_upSo, you think you make the world’s best pizza?
keyboard_arrow_downSo, you think you make the world’s best pizza?

The world’s biggest pizza competition arrives in South Africa on 24 June and independent chefs from across the country have the chance to win a place in the international final.

keyboard_arrow_up‘Steak’ your spot at the Fire & Feast Meat Festival
keyboard_arrow_down‘Steak’ your spot at the Fire & Feast Meat Festival

Joburg’s Ticketpro Dome is set to feature this year’s hottest event, the Fire & Feast Meat Festival presented by Crown National, which gets fired up from 8 to 10 June. Taking place just a week before Father’s Day, a ticket to this festival is a truly rare treat that the whole family is sure to […]

keyboard_arrow_upAnuga FoodTec 2018 – Q and A with DLG’s Simone Schiller
keyboard_arrow_downAnuga FoodTec 2018 – Q and A with DLG’s Simone Schiller

This year Anuga FoodTec 2018 will be offering a broad-based technical programme flanking the trade fair and addressing topical themes in food technology. Simone Schiller, managing director of the DLG Competence Center Food & Beverage (DLG = Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft – German Agricultural Society) provides an overview of what visitors to the trade fair in Cologne […]

keyboard_arrow_upHostex endorsed by South African Tourism Board
keyboard_arrow_downHostex endorsed by South African Tourism Board

At a recent exhibitor briefing, it was announced Hostex powering Food & Hospitality Africa and IFEA – the largest pan-African food and drink trade show – has been endorsed by the South African Tourism Board.

keyboard_arrow_upUgandan refugee saves lives with recycled soap
keyboard_arrow_downUgandan refugee saves lives with recycled soap

Renowned Ugandan refugee turned entrepreneur, human rights activist and CNN Hero, Dr. Derreck Kayongo, will be returning to Africa this year to share his inspiring story and recipe for success at the annual SAPICS Conference in Cape Town. Organisers of Africa’s leading event for supply chain professionals have announced they are delighted to have confirmed […]

keyboard_arrow_upEarly birds catch savings for 2018 SAPICS conference
keyboard_arrow_downEarly birds catch savings for 2018 SAPICS conference

Early birds who register for the 2018 SAPICS Conference and Exhibition before 28 February 2018 can quality for discounted fees for Africa’s leading event for supply chain professionals. The 2018 SAPICS Conference takes place in Cape Town from 10 to 13 June. This annual event was established 40 years ago by leading southern African supply […]

keyboard_arrow_upHostex returns for another year of food service excellence
keyboard_arrow_downHostex returns for another year of food service excellence

Taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre from 6 to 8 May 2018, Hostex powering Food & Hospitality Africa and IFEA, is set to deliver unmatched innovation, inspiration and retail, hospitality and food service opportunity. Endorsed by every key industry association, the trade show with a 30-year history has been consistently developed into what it is […]

keyboard_arrow_upIntroducing the winners of Fi Europe 2017 Innovation Awards
keyboard_arrow_downIntroducing the winners of Fi Europe 2017 Innovation Awards

A true barometer of food and beverage trends, the Fi Europe Innovation Awards honour research teams and product developers for their outstanding innovations and invaluable contributions to the industry. Mirroring the market, protein solutions featured high on the winners’ podium this year.