keyboard_arrow_upClover launches first of its kind Whistling Chef meals!
keyboard_arrow_downClover launches first of its kind Whistling Chef meals!

Clover has just unveiled its latest mouth wateringly innovative offering in the ready to eat (RTE) category, complete with first-to-AfricaFreshVacSeal™ packaging technology, under the Whistling Chef brand. The packaging technology allows consumers to enjoy a fresh meal with an extended shelf life.

keyboard_arrow_upDigitalised solutions for the soft drinks industry
keyboard_arrow_downDigitalised solutions for the soft drinks industry

New technologies provide us with an initial impression about possibilities in producing food and beverages of the future. With a rapidly expanding world population, businesses must start producing on a large scale. The digital revolution can have a real impact on production processes.

keyboard_arrow_upJozi’s trendiest inspired to kickstart their mornings
keyboard_arrow_downJozi’s trendiest inspired to kickstart their mornings

2018 has lifted off the ground and South Africa has been nothing short of uneventful. The economy continues to have a very real impact on day to day living as many wake up early to earn an income, travel far, sit in traffic and end each day fatigued only to have to do it again […]

keyboard_arrow_upCol’Cacchio continues to stay ahead of food trends
keyboard_arrow_downCol’Cacchio continues to stay ahead of food trends

Col’Cacchio, the popular Italian-inspired franchise known for its gourmet thin-base wood-fired pizzas, hearty pasta and crisp fresh salads, continues to lead the way in food innovation, constantly introducing new menu items that cater for changing dietary requirements. Co-founder Kinga Baranowska is behind the menu development at Col’cacchio, and says that their focus on fresh ingredients […]

keyboard_arrow_upSnowflake’s new flour mix range tastes like home
keyboard_arrow_downSnowflake’s new flour mix range tastes like home

Rise up to any cooking or baking occasion with Snowflake’s new flour mix range. Their latest baking innovations include truly traditional tastes – the Magwenya Flour Mix, Dombolo Flour Mix and Queen Cakes Flour Mix.

keyboard_arrow_upBaleia Extra Virgin Cold Pressed Olive Oil 2017 – packaging perfection
keyboard_arrow_downBaleia Extra Virgin Cold Pressed Olive Oil 2017 – packaging perfection

Near the small town of Vermaaklikheid along the Cape South Coast, the Joubert family has rooted themselves as ground-breaking olive oil and ultra-premium wine producers.

keyboard_arrow_upPesto Princess hummus now available
keyboard_arrow_downPesto Princess hummus now available

It is with fanfare and celebration that Pesto Princess announced the launch of its brand new product – hummus. The new addition to its much loved, preservative-free range can now be found in top SPAR stores throughout the Western Cape, South Africa.

keyboard_arrow_upPasteurised for protection
keyboard_arrow_downPasteurised for protection

Nulaid’s pasteurised Safe Eggs are set to take the Mommy market by storm. The product offers a long shelf life and peace of mind to mothers-to-be and parents of small children that are concerned with the promotion of good health of their children.

keyboard_arrow_upCelebrate the craft beer that started craft beer
keyboard_arrow_downCelebrate the craft beer that started craft beer

Established in 1983 in Knysna, Mitchell’s Brewery is the longest-standing independently owned South African brewery in the country. It is also the original craft beer producer in South Africa.  With a team committed to producing the finest quality craft beer using only natural ingredients, Mitchell’s has introduced fresh packaging designs for its familiar beers, known for the authentically charming stories behind their names:  Forester’s Lager, Bosun’s Pale Ale, Milk & Honey Ale, 90 Shilling Ale, Raven Stout, and Old Wobbly Strong Lager.

keyboard_arrow_upDoritos brings back the bold
keyboard_arrow_downDoritos brings back the bold

Doritos, the distinctive triangular shaped corn chip, is adding even more intense flavour options to its extensive range with the bold return of Sour Cream & Mild Chilli.

keyboard_arrow_upFabulous flavours for red espresso
keyboard_arrow_downFabulous flavours for red espresso

The company has announced another innovation: rooibos espresso capsules in four new fabulous flavours. The red espresso Caramel, Chai, Vanilla and Intenso flavours follow on the launch of the red espresso original capsule. Products are ideal for use on a Nespresso machine.

keyboard_arrow_upThe Glenlivet launches the Founder’s Reserve
keyboard_arrow_downThe Glenlivet launches the Founder’s Reserve

With the introduction of the Founder’s Reserve, top-selling global single malt brand The Glenlivet pays tribute to its founder George Smith’s original vision to create the definitive smooth Speyside single malt.

keyboard_arrow_upGo light on salt, says Cerebos
keyboard_arrow_downGo light on salt, says Cerebos

Leading salt brand Cerebos has launched Cerebos Lite Salt, a salt alternative that will allow consumers to make healthy lifestyle choices to reduce their salt intake to healthy levels.

keyboard_arrow_upA new member in the Romany Creams family
keyboard_arrow_downA new member in the Romany Creams family

Romany Creams from Bakers sweet biscuits are now available in bigger-sized value-bags, as well as in a delicious and indulgent new variant - Cappuccino. Fans of Choc-kits won’t be disappointed either: this tasty treat is also now available in value-bags.

keyboard_arrow_upBelvedere’s most versatile maceration flavour to date
keyboard_arrow_downBelvedere’s most versatile maceration flavour to date

The world’s original luxury vodka has expressed its edgy personality by taking risks in the pursuit of creativity and excellence. Belvedere Pink Grapefruit is the refreshing and vibrant result.

keyboard_arrow_upAmarula Cream unveils new shape ‘Jabulani’ bottle
keyboard_arrow_downAmarula Cream unveils new shape ‘Jabulani’ bottle

Distell’s Amarula Cream has taken another step towards cementing its reputation as a formidable global competitor with the launch of its new Jabulani bottle.

keyboard_arrow_upSodaStream redefines sparkling water with new flavour line
keyboard_arrow_downSodaStream redefines sparkling water with new flavour line

SodaStream International has announced the release of its new Flavoured Sparkling Water Mixes. The release of the brand’s new flavour portfolio, the most advanced to date, marks a shift in the SodaStream experience, with the goal of providing delicious, better for you, and fun sparkling water.

keyboard_arrow_upNew and improved vegan foods
keyboard_arrow_downNew and improved vegan foods

A year ago Fry’s Family Foods, a market leader in vegan foods, launched its Authentically Durban range, a new vegan foodie experience created exclusively in association with Deena Naidoo, South Africa’s first MasterChef.

keyboard_arrow_upSir Fruit launches new berry juice
keyboard_arrow_downSir Fruit launches new berry juice

The company’s newest addition is bursting with whole blended blackcurrants, strawberries, raspberries and pressed apple juice, and packed with pips and bits that make this new berry juice special and unique.

keyboard_arrow_upPolyoak introduces two new products
keyboard_arrow_downPolyoak introduces two new products

Polyoak Packaging showcased two of its latest products at Propak Cape 2014: the convenient bucket handle from the division Contan Buckets & Pails; and the innovative retortable barrier tub from Dairypack Tubs.

keyboard_arrow_upFlexible by name and by nature
keyboard_arrow_downFlexible by name and by nature

Once the domain of children’s’ food – think the iconic packaging of Capri Sun – flexible packaging is now being lauded as the go-to packaging for food and beverages. By Vanessa Clark

keyboard_arrow_upAmarula brand’s first new product in 25 years
keyboard_arrow_downAmarula brand’s first new product in 25 years

Amarula, an Impact Databank top 100 international premium spirits brand which is enjoying double-digit off-shore sales volume growth, is going global with its first new product in more than two decades.

keyboard_arrow_upThe taste of summer
keyboard_arrow_downThe taste of summer

WILD’s new range of flavours, ‘Tropical Fruits’, creates an exotic nuance in many different beverage categories, such as near waters, still drinks and carbonated soft drinks.

keyboard_arrow_upErnie Els partners in new sparkling hybrid beverage venture
keyboard_arrow_downErnie Els partners in new sparkling hybrid beverage venture

Big Easy Iced Tea & Lemonade, South Africa’s very first range of sparkling iced teas, has just been launched as a joint endeavour with golfing giant Ernie Els by Chill Beverages International.

keyboard_arrow_upSimba introduces a fresh new look
keyboard_arrow_downSimba introduces a fresh new look

Simba is re-launching the iconic potato chipbrand with a new look and feel to drive additional interest in the snack aisle. The re-launch is focused on refreshing the range of fun and flavourful potato chips to address consumer needs whileboosting brand exposure in retail outlets.

keyboard_arrow_upChanging the look of craft beer
keyboard_arrow_downChanging the look of craft beer

  Devil’s Peak Brewing Company (DPBC), a boutique-sized craft beer brewery situated in Cape Town, recently appointed Just Design, a Stellenbosch-headquartered brand design agency, to conceptualise and ‘package’ a look and feel for their new-to-market craft beer range. Known for its one dimensional beer culture, South Africa has recently seen a welcome development and increase in the number of microbreweries. DPBC has tapped into a market beyond its niche audience and now offers all SA beer lovers the opportunity to enjoy ‘the authentic taste of real beer’.

keyboard_arrow_upNew era for SA wine industry
keyboard_arrow_downNew era for SA wine industry

  The election of Charles Hopkins as chairperson of the South African National Wine Show Association (SANWSA) heralds a new era for the country’s two biggest and most influential wine competitions, the SA Young Wine Show and Veritas Awards. Hopkins takes over from Duimpie Bayly who stepped down after eight years.