keyboard_arrow_upCreating the future of drainage
keyboard_arrow_downCreating the future of drainage

The ACO Group is proud to announce it is opening another regional office on the African continent.

keyboard_arrow_upTetra Pak drives change
keyboard_arrow_downTetra Pak drives change

Food Review spoke to Bryn Thomas, key account director at Tetra Pak South Africa at the Propak Africa event about some of the challenges and solutions facing the food and beverage industry today.

keyboard_arrow_upThe simplest solution is the best
keyboard_arrow_downThe simplest solution is the best

Sometimes, the simplest solution is the best solution. This is clearly the case with the radically disruptive Rapidojet technology. ROI is shorter than for any other piece of equipment while product quality rises in all respects.

keyboard_arrow_upSurvey: South Africans still clueless about salt content in food
keyboard_arrow_downSurvey: South Africans still clueless about salt content in food

While most food items don’t exceed the daily limit of 5g of salt per day, it is the combined amount of salt from all the foods we eat in a day that often amounts to eight times the recommended daily allowance, putting South Africans in the red zone for heart disease.

keyboard_arrow_upMultivac Marking and Inspection undergoes a reorganisation
keyboard_arrow_downMultivac Marking and Inspection undergoes a reorganisation

Multivac Marking and Inspection is today among the leading manufacturers of innovative labelling, marking and inspection solutions. The company has been part of the Multivac Group since 1993. As part of a strategic realignment, there was a change of personnel in the company management in January. Mr Volker Gerloff has withdrawn from the company management; […]

keyboard_arrow_upPalsgaard reveals new Middle East distributors ahead of Gulfood Manufacturing 2018
keyboard_arrow_downPalsgaard reveals new Middle East distributors ahead of Gulfood Manufacturing 2018

Four new distribution partners have been appointed to market Palsgaard’s emulsifier and stabiliser solutions across the Middle East.

keyboard_arrow_upComplete the labelling survey and stand a chance to win a Thirst Aid Kit
keyboard_arrow_downComplete the labelling survey and stand a chance to win a Thirst Aid Kit

NSI-4-Africa Digital Label Production Systems wants to better gauge pivotal requirements in the labelling market. The company compiled a survey, which will take no more than four minutes of your day. Complete this important survey and stand a chance to win a smart water purification device. The information will help the industry and reveal interesting […]

keyboard_arrow_upPETCO celebrates women’s achievements this month
keyboard_arrow_downPETCO celebrates women’s achievements this month

August is the month for celebrating women and PETCO raises the flag for the phenomenal contribution women make to the South African recycling sector, demonstrating leadership, business acumen and strategic thinking. Two extraordinary women are amongst other entrepreneurs who were honoured at the PETCO AGM recently. This was for their contribution to PET recycling in South Africa.

keyboard_arrow_upA tribute to South African food industry pioneer
keyboard_arrow_downA tribute to South African food industry pioneer

Frans Rynhard Slabber, a pioneer of South Africa’s food industry and founder of successful companies, Package Machine Designs, Family Foods and Tecom among others, passed away on 26 September age, 89.

keyboard_arrow_upFirst prize for innovative easy pour package design
keyboard_arrow_downFirst prize for innovative easy pour package design

Boxmore Packaging’s Ina Paarman dressing bottle design has been recognised by the International Union of Food Science and Technology’s (IUFoST) Global Food Industry Awards. The product won first place in the packaging innovation category.

keyboard_arrow_upGolden Era recognised with FTASA award
keyboard_arrow_downGolden Era recognised with FTASA award

Golden Era was a recipient of the Flexographic Technical Association of South Africa’s (FTASA) best of show print excellence award in 2015. The company was recognised for packaging it produced for Kellogg’s Coco Pops, using Asahi AFP-TOP plates.

keyboard_arrow_upPlastics industry shows signs of growth amidst tough economy
keyboard_arrow_downPlastics industry shows signs of growth amidst tough economy

Plastics SA reported on solid growth during the last financial year and a positive outlook for 2016 at its Annual General Meeting, which took place at the company’s head office in Midrand, Gauteng on 22 October 2015.

keyboard_arrow_upFourth version of SANBWA Bottled Water Standard on the drawing board
keyboard_arrow_downFourth version of SANBWA Bottled Water Standard on the drawing board

Formed in 1997 as a standards setting and representative body, the South African National Bottled Water Association (SANBWA) is committed to working with its members to continuously improve and protect the conservation of all water resources wherever possible, while promoting the image and reputation of bottled water through its Bottled Water Standard.

keyboard_arrow_upSupply Chain Management the focus of 2014’s SASDT Symposium
keyboard_arrow_downSupply Chain Management the focus of 2014’s SASDT Symposium

  The 47th Annual Symposium of The South African Society of Dairy Technology (SASDT) will take place during April 2014 with the topic ‘Integrated Supply Chain Management’ as theme.

keyboard_arrow_upA century of innovation
keyboard_arrow_downA century of innovation

One hundred years ago, in 1913, the first patent for the polymerization of vinyl chloride (PVC) was awarded. According to CEO of the Southern African Vinyls Association (SAVA), Delanie Bezuidenhout, PVC is one of the oldest synthetic materials with the longest history in industrial production.