R/€ = 16.84
R/$ = 14.66
Au 1280.23 $/oz
Pt 1058.00 $/oz
Feb 03, 2016
Tetra Pak expects to deliver over 100 million Tetra Rex Bio-based packages to customers during 2016. The world’s first package made entirely from plant-based materials has gained popularity among consumers across Finland, Sweden, Norway and the Netherlands, with...
Jan 22, 2016
The National Consumer Commission (NCC), which is the chief regulator of consumer-business interaction in South Africa, celebrated its fifth year of operation in 2015, said NCC principal Thezi Mabuza at a food labelling seminar, hosted by the Department of Trade and...
Nov 13, 2015
Becoming South Africa’s sixth-largest export market for packaged wines by volume, Chinese imports of South African-produced wines continue to accelerate, hitting 11-million litres in 2014, the Western Cape government (WCG) said on Friday. This comes as the province...
Sep 04, 2015
Owing to the significant expansion of China’s middle class, the world’s fastest-growing economy has become an attractive market for South African exporters, says KPMG director Glenn Ho.
Aug 21, 2015
The long-standing health of South Africa’s agricultural sector depends on the sustainability of farming methods, which need to take into account long-term productivity, the impact on the environment, as well as profitability. However, sustainable agriculture in the...
Jul 22, 2015
A record number of trade concerns on food safety and animal and plant health have been raised by members at the latest World Trade Organisation (WTO) committee on sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures meeting last week. A total of eight new specific trade...
Jul 17, 2015
Food safety in the modern world has become a decidedly complex affair. Global supply chains are now more the norm than the exception and no longer apply only in rich countries. “Today, global food supply chains could involve as many as 30 to 40 links in the food...
Jul 13, 2015
Ecolab has received a 2015 Institute of Food Technologists Food Expo Innovation Award for the development of DrySan™ Duo, an innovative EPA-registered technology providing the first no-rinse cleaner and sanitizer for dry- or low-moisture processing environments....
Oct 16, 2014