keyboard_arrow_upNPC inspires the future of food
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The Venue in Sandton, Gauteng, offered a glittering backdrop to a night of innovation during the 2017 Food Review/Symrise New Products awards evening. The event showcased a total of 39 entries and was a great opportunity to see what our industry has to offer. This year, the call for reduced sugar, clean labels and innovative […]

keyboard_arrow_upMeet the NPC 2017 winners!
keyboard_arrow_downMeet the NPC 2017 winners!

The Venue in Sandton, Gauteng, offered a glittering backdrop to a night of celebrating innovation during the 2017 Food Review/Symrise New Products awards evening. The event showcased a total of 36 entries and was a great opportunity to see what our industry has to offer. This year, the call for reduced sugar, clean labels and […]

keyboard_arrow_upBigger bottle, less sugar
keyboard_arrow_downBigger bottle, less sugar

Oros is a nostalgic brand boasting a rich heritage of 115 years in the market. It continues to play a key role in South Africa as a brand that is truly multi-generational. The growing trend for on-the-go convenience, coupled to calling the heed for reduced sugar products has resulted in a convenient 500ml pack size […]

keyboard_arrow_upGMPF brings out the sweet side of braaing
keyboard_arrow_downGMPF brings out the sweet side of braaing

What’s a good old South African braai without a sweet something to end the meal? GMPF has combined two local passions – braaing and chocolate – to create a decadent dessert that is ready in five minutes. This is the latest entrant in the Food Review/ Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upMade for Africa
keyboard_arrow_downMade for Africa

The Woza product line up of cooldrinks is uncompromising in its ingredients, flavour and style.

keyboard_arrow_upStart the day happy with Thrive
keyboard_arrow_downStart the day happy with Thrive

Finding a quick, easy breakfast that not only tastes good, but is good for you too, can feel like hitting the nutritional jackpot. Well now you can with Thrive- a brand new high-protein multigrain cereal from Premier FMCG that's formulated to not only make breakfast a breeze, but also promote happy, strong, active bodies throughout the day.

keyboard_arrow_upFamous on café menus and now so easy to make at home
keyboard_arrow_downFamous on café menus and now so easy to make at home

red espresso, the innovators behind South Africa’s much-loved rooibos red cappuccino, is set to shake up the premium gourmet beverage market with the launch of their new instant red cappuccino.

keyboard_arrow_upWoolies launches no sugar cookies and rusks
keyboard_arrow_downWoolies launches no sugar cookies and rusks

Considering the no sugar buzz going around, Woolworths found an opportunity to introduce cookies made with absolutely no sugar. Products are sweetened only by the inclusion of fruit pieces and pairing ingredients that enhances flavour delivery i.e. chocolate and orange.

keyboard_arrow_upDarling Brew Godfather bottled in 330ml for autumn and winter seasons.
keyboard_arrow_downDarling Brew Godfather bottled in 330ml for autumn and winter seasons.

Darling Brew’s Godfather Rye IPA was first launched especially for Clarens Beer Festival in February 2017, where attending breweries were all asked to create a new festival brew.

keyboard_arrow_upIntroducing Blue Ribbon Sandwich Squares
keyboard_arrow_downIntroducing Blue Ribbon Sandwich Squares

Blue Ribbon Sandwich Squares are designed to fit perfectly in lunchboxes and hold all your favourite fillings. They can be enjoyed topped, toasted or filled. Available in both white and brown, these better-for-you baked squares are convenient to use and are high in fibre. Each pack of Blue Ribbon Sandwich Squares contains six pre-sliced squares.

keyboard_arrow_upWoolworths new snack sensation
keyboard_arrow_downWoolworths new snack sensation

Woolworths’ innovative range of roasted seaweed snacks has been entered in the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upBeyers Chocolatier’s Collection breaks the price mould
keyboard_arrow_downBeyers Chocolatier’s Collection breaks the price mould

You would expect amaster chocolatier’s box of favourite chocolates to come with a significant price tag, but Beyers Chocolates has introduced a premium range to the market, which is as delicious as it is affordable. This is the latest entry in the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition from the chocolatier.

keyboard_arrow_upBeyers melts South African hearts with their growing Sweetie Pie range
keyboard_arrow_downBeyers melts South African hearts with their growing Sweetie Pie range

Sweetie Pie is one of the much-loved brands under Beyers Chocolates. It was relaunched by the company in 2014 and continues to be a firm local favourite. Beyers has expanded the Sweetie Pie range to include a mint flavour, a 16-piece assorted collection and an Easter egg.

keyboard_arrow_upA new take on gin for the NPC
keyboard_arrow_downA new take on gin for the NPC

Angel Heart Beverages has entered two products in the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upWhat’s new from NOMU?
keyboard_arrow_downWhat’s new from NOMU?

NOMU has entered an innovative range of new products in the 2017 Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upMelrose Melts – extra gooey, extra thick
keyboard_arrow_downMelrose Melts – extra gooey, extra thick

Imagine a thicker Melrose slice, full of flavour, made to melt and simply ooze out of a tasty toastie.

keyboard_arrow_upFruit and veggie shots pack a punch
keyboard_arrow_downFruit and veggie shots pack a punch

Woolworths has entered its new range of fruit and vegetable shots in the 2017 Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upA new take on smoked duck
keyboard_arrow_downA new take on smoked duck

The Duck Farm has entered its Smoked Duck Breast in this year’s Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upWoolworths launches new waffle rusk
keyboard_arrow_downWoolworths launches new waffle rusk

Waffles are a well-known treat all around the world. Woolworths has taken the concept of the waffle and rusk and amalgamated the two. Drumroll to the Woolworths Ayrshire Buttermilk Waffle Rusk! It is handmade in the heart of Wellington; with free range eggs and Ayrshire buttermilk.

keyboard_arrow_upInnovative stevia products enter NPC
keyboard_arrow_downInnovative stevia products enter NPC

As people move towards healthier products, Imperial Stevia recognised the need for a range of sugar-free products. The company supplies products to a wide range of industries – from businesses to hospitality to retail. It has entered an innovative range of products in the 2017 Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upA first in mushroom burgers
keyboard_arrow_downA first in mushroom burgers

Denny, SA’s number one supplier in fresh mushrooms has just launched the country’s first mushroom burger.

keyboard_arrow_upPhat Fox dairy free ice cream
keyboard_arrow_downPhat Fox dairy free ice cream

The bottom line is... we love ice cream and we are on a journey to create an ice cream that everyone can enjoy.

keyboard_arrow_upFour new flavours for Switch
keyboard_arrow_downFour new flavours for Switch

Switch Energy has recently announced the addition of two more products to its energy drink range. This brings the brand’s line to a grand total of five flavours. Four of these new flavours have entered the 2017 Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upCoconut water with a twist
keyboard_arrow_downCoconut water with a twist

Take your favourite breakfast smoothie up a notch with the Woolworths range of coconut waters.

keyboard_arrow_upBe carb clever
keyboard_arrow_downBe carb clever

Woolworths’ new range of Carbclever snack bars contains less than five grams of carbohydrates, and less than five grams of sugar per 45g bar.

keyboard_arrow_upProbiotics and bran flake combined is an international first for nutrition
keyboard_arrow_downProbiotics and bran flake combined is an international first for nutrition

Futurelife Smart Fibre 2in1 is the world’s first high protein bran flake to combine cereal and live probiotics.

keyboard_arrow_upWoolies spearheads responsible sipping
keyboard_arrow_downWoolies spearheads responsible sipping

In a culture where health is the key word and sugar is often seen as “evil”, the range of Woolworths brewed ice teas is perfect for responsible sipping.

keyboard_arrow_upVital introduces delicious on-the-go snacks
keyboard_arrow_downVital introduces delicious on-the-go snacks

Vital Health Foods introduces rice crisps, bars and bites for the ideal on-the-go snack. The new range of products has been entered in the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.

keyboard_arrow_upCalorie conscious treats
keyboard_arrow_downCalorie conscious treats

Mi Whey has entered its healthy and nutritious ice cream in the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition. The product contains no gluten, is low in fat, carbs and sugar and is an ideal treat for calorie conscious consumers.

keyboard_arrow_upSweet snacking innovation
keyboard_arrow_downSweet snacking innovation

NutriSeed has launched its very latest NuSeed Snacking sensation – Vanilla and Cinnamon Roasted Seeds with Chia and Himalayan Salt. The range has been entered in the Food Review/Symrise New Product Competition.