keyboard_arrow_upCHEP assists banana trader to boost bottom line
keyboard_arrow_downCHEP assists banana trader to boost bottom line

CHEP assisted a southern African banana trader in improving the supply chain journey of its produce thereby allowing the company to fetch premium prices for its bananas.

keyboard_arrow_upTo drive consumer behaviour you need to address the entire supply chain
keyboard_arrow_downTo drive consumer behaviour you need to address the entire supply chain

Changing consumer behaviour and creating loyalty throughout the supply chain are areas every FMCG manufacturer is trying to achieve. However, these are the last links and typically the most difficult elements to manipulate. This is due to challenges around validating sales – you can only reward loyalty if you can verify the purchase.  In order […]

keyboard_arrow_upUncertainty the biggest threat to supply chains
keyboard_arrow_downUncertainty the biggest threat to supply chains

While South Africa’s power crisis is reportedly costing the country up to R80 billion a month, load shedding itself is not the biggest threat to the economy.

keyboard_arrow_upIntroducing Polyoak’s new Turtle Trucks
keyboard_arrow_downIntroducing Polyoak’s new Turtle Trucks

Polyoak Packaging is intensifying its commitment to extended producer responsibility, by partnering with its customers to optimise the recyclability of their packaging. Design, functionality, material choice, decoration, closures and on-pack communications all need to be taken into careful consideration, to deliver a truly recyclable pack.

keyboard_arrow_upProfessional body for supply chain management appoints director
keyboard_arrow_downProfessional body for supply chain management appoints director

SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, has appointed Kamogelo Mampane to the board of directors. Kamogelo Mampane

keyboard_arrow_upHB Fuller gives green light to UV light fluorescing adhesives
keyboard_arrow_downHB Fuller gives green light to UV light fluorescing adhesives

H.B. Fuller confirms it is helping converters achieve zero-defects production with its expanded range of UV light fluorescing adhesives. Designed to perform with some of the most challenging packaging substrates, these innovative adhesive solutions offer the additional reassurance of fulfilling food safety requirements.

keyboard_arrow_upBMG’s Tsubaki high performance chain products
keyboard_arrow_downBMG’s Tsubaki high performance chain products

BMG’s Tsubaki high performance chain products incorporate standard and custom attachment chains, which are critical to the efficient movement of products along a production line.

keyboard_arrow_upMultivac takes home the Gold International FoodTec Award
keyboard_arrow_downMultivac takes home the Gold International FoodTec Award

The X-line, a new generation of thermoforming packaging machines bagged the Gold International FoodTec Award 2018.

keyboard_arrow_upID Logistics maps out ambitions for 2018
keyboard_arrow_downID Logistics maps out ambitions for 2018

ID Logistics SA marked another strong year with high potential new clients within an innovation-driven culture.

keyboard_arrow_upPumps and chillers tailormade for the mid-capacity segment
keyboard_arrow_downPumps and chillers tailormade for the mid-capacity segment

Johnson Controls is launching its Amichi Series of Chillers and Heat Pumps into the South African market. With capacities of 45kW up to 260kW it’s the perfect fit for the local mid capacity segment—it marries the price benefit of a scroll chiller with the increased control a direct current (DC) inverter offers for better performance […]

keyboard_arrow_upEastern Cape region continues to strengthen position
keyboard_arrow_downEastern Cape region continues to strengthen position

Air Products’ success in the Eastern Cape was recently celebrated as the Packaged Gas Facility in Deal Party received a Noscar award for maintaining its outstanding safety record for the thirteenth consecutive year. Furthermore, after launching the state-of-the art facility at the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) three years ago, this facility celebrated obtaining its […]

keyboard_arrow_upFreight looting a growing concern
keyboard_arrow_downFreight looting a growing concern

The escalating voracity of freight looting – the theft of goods off the back of fleet vehicles, sometimes while moving – was highlighted in a recent Carte Blanche insert.  This criminal act has massive financial repercussions for the fleet and insurance industries, and ultimately the consumer, and is expected to intensify in the run-up to […]

keyboard_arrow_upCost, quality and cleanliness – the benefits of a Sandvik bake oven belt
keyboard_arrow_downCost, quality and cleanliness – the benefits of a Sandvik bake oven belt

Few companies have had a more enduring relationship with the bakery industry than Sandvik Process Systems, suppliers of bake oven belts since 1925.

keyboard_arrow_upYour partner in food safety conveyor belts
keyboard_arrow_downYour partner in food safety conveyor belts

Chiorino manufactures conveyor and process belts that fully comply with the latest European and international food regulations. These products are particularly recommended for HACCP systems.

keyboard_arrow_upCost-efficient two-zone cooking systems
keyboard_arrow_downCost-efficient two-zone cooking systems

The Stein TwinDrum 600 Spiral Oven from global food processing equipment manufacturer JBT, is now available through South African distributor, Albrecht Machinery. It is a compact and versatile two-zone cooking system, designed to process a wide range of applications.