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#OrchidsandOnions: Taking it to the nines
#OrchidsandOnions: Taking it to the ninesArticle

Marketing ploy: An extra piece of pizza makes Dark Kitchen stand out and a milk brand's new blue packaging makes its campaign turn sour...

Brendan Seery 14 Jul 2020

Mondelez International announces senior appointments in sub-Saharan Africa
Mondelez International announces senior appointments in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

Mondelez International is bolstering its regional leadership by appointing a new president of sub-Saharan Africa and managing director in SA...

23 Jun 2020

Covid-19 shifting snacking and shopping behaviour in SA
Covid-19 shifting snacking and shopping behaviour in SAArticle

The global coronavirus pandemic has suddenly changed the way we work, socialise, exercise and shop. New snacking habits will be formed around this reality...

8 Jun 2020

Has your offline tracker gone 'off-track' during this lockdown?
Has your offline tracker gone 'off-track' during this lockdown?Article

Since the inception of market research, agencies, marketers and brand managers have relied on brand trackers to measure brand and competitor performance...

Issued by Borderless Access 1 Jun 2020

IAB SA and Kantar's #InsightsinAction: Tips to reposition your brand for recovery
IAB SA and Kantar's #InsightsinAction: Tips to reposition your brand for recoveryArticle

As we await the further opening of the South African economy under lockdown, Kantar's wave three barometer on consumer attitudes and behaviour as well as AI-powered chatbot insights make it clear that agencies, brands and publishers need to work together as we ride the corona-coaster towards recovery...

Issued by Kantar 14 May 2020

A day in the lockdown life of Grey Africa CCO Fran Luckin
A day in the lockdown life of Grey Africa CCO Fran LuckinArticle

CCO at Grey Africa, Fran Luckin's account of work-life in the time of Covid-19, and the first in a series of articles looking into how agencies and agency folk are responding to the crisis and viewing it through a creative lens...

Jessica Tennant 14 Apr 2020

Otees creates innovative online game with Techsys Digital
Otees creates innovative online game with Techsys DigitalArticle

Otees recently approached Techsys Digital to create an engaging game that would serve as an innovative engagement platform for its fans. Techsys developed a boat-race-themed game called Otees Rush Boat Ride...

Issued by Techsys Digital 18 Mar 2020

PepsiCo bets on functional beverages with $3.85bn Rockstar acquisition
PepsiCo bets on functional beverages with $3.85bn Rockstar acquisitionArticle

PepsiCo has entered into an agreement to acquire energy drink maker Rockstar Energy Beverages for $3.85bn...

12 Mar 2020

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Blueberry market overview: Competition remains fierceArticle

In recent years, the high prices recorded and the growing consumption of blueberries have led to increases in the volume produced and in the number of growing countries...

4 Feb 2020

Misperceptions of digital online research, and how these are overcome
Misperceptions of digital online research, and how these are overcomeArticle

Ejaz Mirza of Borderless Access discusses some of the misperceptions that exist around the industry - and how progressive service providers are addressing these...

Issued by Borderless Access 15 Jan 2020

Unpacking the South African snack market
Unpacking the South African snack marketArticle

Snacking has garnered a reputation in the last few years, with chips, sweets and chocolates being the 'bad boys' that tempt you to cheat on your diet. But it doesn't have to be a guilty pleasure...

Lara Sidersky 18 Dec 2019

The top 2019, 2020 food trends according to Uber Eats
The top 2019, 2020 food trends according to Uber EatsArticle

Uber Eats has released its takes on the trendiest food seen in 2019 as well as what it thinks will be trending tastewise in 2020...

6 Dec 2019

Private label now commands R54bn in annual sales in SA
Private label now commands R54bn in annual sales in SAArticle

Private label has carved out a strong and distinct space in the South African retail landscape, proof of which is the category's R54 billion in sales in 2019...

20 Nov 2019

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Sir Fruit, M&M's and Turmeric Tonic
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Sir Fruit, M&M's and Turmeric TonicArticle

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up our pick of food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently...

Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Oct 2019

#FoodNextAfrica: How to whet the appetite of food investors
#FoodNextAfrica: How to whet the appetite of food investorsArticle

The global food and beverage business is brimming with innovation. Competition is stiff between FMCG giants and startups racing to get their latest product onto retail shelves and into the hands of consumers...

Lauren Hartzenberg 30 Sep 2019

Montagu refreshes product, branding and distribution strategy
Montagu refreshes product, branding and distribution strategyArticle

South African snack foods brand Montagu is increasing its retail distribution and has unveiled a refreshed brand identity, including a logo and packaging redesign...

29 May 2019

Mondelez invests in functional foods startup Uplift Food
Mondelez invests in functional foods startup Uplift FoodArticle

Mondelez International has taken a minority investment in Uplift Food, a US-based early-stage startup focusing on prebiotic functional foods...

20 Mar 2019

Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos bar
Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos barArticle

Sotano in Bree Street recently opened a pintxos bar serving elevated bar snacks for the after work crowd...

Ruth Cooper 15 Mar 2019

5 businesses you'd be smart to start in 2019
5 businesses you'd be smart to start in 2019Article

These are the business opportunities set to grow exponentially in 2019, according to SA investor Manuel Koser...

12 Feb 2019

#BizTrends2019: The future of flavour innovation
#BizTrends2019: The future of flavour innovationArticle

The global food and beverage space is bubbling over with creativity and innovation, with an eager audience of brave consumers with bold taste eager to sample the next big thing...

Lauren Hartzenberg 31 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: 2019, a definitive year in FMCG
#BizTrends2019: 2019, a definitive year in FMCGArticle

IRI's Marylee Townshend predicts 7 trends that will influence the future of FMCG...

Marylee Townshend 29 Jan 2019

These self-driving robots deliver snacks on demand
These self-driving robots deliver snacks on demandArticle

Hungry students at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California were recently introduced to Snackbot, the outdoor, self-driving robot delivering snacks and beverages from PepsiCo's portfolio of better-for-you brands...

23 Jan 2019

Top 10 food and bev trends for 2019
Top 10 food and bev trends for 2019Article

Innova Market Insights from Arnhem in the Netherlands, said targeting increasingly adventurous consumers set on new discoveries and experiences, will be key to developments in the food and beverage industry in 2019...

3 Jan 2019

SA life expectancy rising but diabetes threat grows
SA life expectancy rising but diabetes threat growsArticle

South Africa's average life expectancy of 62.4 years is expected to rise to 69.3 in 2040 based on current health trends while diabetes is predicted to be the leading cause of death by then, a new study shows...

Issued by Leap Communications 28 Nov 2018

Bree Street welcomes new South American grill house Charango Barbacoa
Bree Street welcomes new South American grill house Charango BarbacoaArticle

The foodie hub of Cape Town aka Bree Street has welcomed yet another trendy eatery to its delicious strip. Charango Barbacoa is a contemporary South American-style grill house that looks to be a favourite amongst locals and tourists this summer...

Ruth Cooper 16 Nov 2018

Is 'chocapocalypse' looming? Why we need to understand what's at stake
Is 'chocapocalypse' looming? Why we need to understand what's at stakeArticle

No more chocolate by 2050? Several articles have pointed recently that we are heading to a major chocolate crisis...

Jovana Stanisljevic 4 Sep 2018

PepsiCo to buy SodaStream for $3.2bn
PepsiCo to buy SodaStream for $3.2bnArticle

Snacking and beverage giant PepsiCo has agreed to acquire countertop carbonated water machine maker SodaStream International Ltd for $3.2 billion...

20 Aug 2018

Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu. Photo: Antonio Fiorente
#WomensMonth: An entrepreneur with a lot of heart and soleArticle

Whether its shoes, leather goods, coffee or healthy snacks, serial entrepreneur, Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu, has the Midas touch when it comes to transforming quintessential Ethiopian products into global brands...

Nicci Botha 13 Aug 2018

#FreshOnTheShelf: Designer chocolate, gourmet pizza, summery rosé and healthy crisps
#FreshOnTheShelf: Designer chocolate, gourmet pizza, summery rosé and healthy crispsArticle

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up some of our favourite food and beverage products that have hit the retail shelves recently...

Lauren Hartzenberg 31 Jul 2018

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Rhodes Food Group grows turnoverArticle

The food producer grew regional sales by 19.5%, and by 7.6% excluding acquisitions. International sales increased by 3.6%. However, the business was impacted by the increased costs of canned fruit due to the ongoing drought in the Western Cape...

4 Jun 2018

How a better understanding of the seven ages of appetite could help us stay healthy
How a better understanding of the seven ages of appetite could help us stay healthyArticle

Recent research has highlighted that the abundance of food cues - smells, sounds, advertising - in our environment is one of the main causes of overconsumption...

Alex Johnstone 7 May 2018

Curios and epicurean delights at the Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay
Curios and epicurean delights at the Bay Harbour Market in Hout BayArticle

If you live in Cape Town and you haven't paid the Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay a visit, you really should get going. If you're visiting the Mother City, I highly recommend you make the market one of your stops. This happy hubbub of food, craft and music makes for a great day out...

Cari Coetzee 10 Apr 2018

10 reasons to be at Ciclope Africa
10 reasons to be at Ciclope AfricaArticle

Ticket bookings are now open for Ciclope Africa, the regional leg of Ciclope, the leading international festival that recognises and rewards exceptional craft in moving image...

29 Mar 2018

Food trends could drive production decisions
Food trends could drive production decisionsArticle

Consumer requests at food outlets travel back through the value chain to the producers of the necessary raw products, which will again go through new types of processing to reach the consumer at some point in the future...

Frikkie Maré 15 Feb 2018

The rise of mobile streaming TV
The rise of mobile streaming TVArticle

Streaming media is changing the face of broadcasting: people are turning to streaming video platforms, and increasingly, consuming their media and entertainment via their mobile phones...

18 Dec 2017

#BizTrends2018: 'Free from' eating movement gains momentum
#BizTrends2018: 'Free from' eating movement gains momentumArticle

Food trends in general will always cross the spectrum. There will be those that lean towards health, as this is a global mega trend that is not going away...

Sam Linsell 15 Dec 2017

Ignore the differences at your peril: Millennials versus Afrilennials
Ignore the differences at your peril: Millennials versus AfrilennialsArticle

Marketers who ignore the differences between Millennials and Afrilennials are taking a great risk with their brands and communication strategies...

Issued by FCB Joburg 6 Nov 2017

Best of local fare at fourth annual Visa Street Food Festival
Best of local fare at fourth annual Visa Street Food FestivalArticle

Cape Town and Johannesburg will play host to a celebration of street food prepared by some of the country's best chefs and food makers at the fourth annual Visa Street Food Festival taking place on the 2 and 3 September in Cape Town and 10 September in Joburg.

29 Aug 2017

Farm to fork: Why farmers need to stay on top of consumer trends
Farm to fork: Why farmers need to stay on top of consumer trendsArticle

Key speaker at Free State Agriculture's 2017 Congress, Nadia van der Colff, provided delegates with some interesting insight on the farm to fork trend and why farmers should stay on top of consumer trends...

Cari Coetzee 28 Aug 2017

The moment that... technology and snacking collided
The moment that... technology and snacking collidedArticle

The snack food industry is well versed in psychology. To be successful, a brand must know that we nibble not just to satisfy our basic hunger, but also our emotional needs...

Issued by Kantar 28 Jun 2017

Wine bottles at Rietvallei Wine Estate
Perfectly timed Wacky Wine adventureArticle

The Wacky Wine Festival offered a tailor-made experience for everyone visiting, with more than 40 wine farms participating...

Juanita Pienaar 7 Jun 2017

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#UrbanAgri: How to create an urban farmArticle

The best way to learn how to grow is to start growing and experiment from there, the more experience you get, the more abundant your crop will be. Dig in!

Cliff Rosen 5 Jun 2017

#FoodTrends: Chocolate health benefits
#FoodTrends: Chocolate health benefitsArticle

Chef Janine of Big Easy Durban throws caution to the wind and shares the sheer indulgence of chocolate with bizcommunity readers. But there's a twist - chocolate is full of health benefits and more...

Janine Fourie 19 May 2017

#FreshOnTheShelf: Plant-based, gluten-free breakfast cereal
#FreshOnTheShelf: Plant-based, gluten-free breakfast cerealArticle

Fry Family Food Co. has launched a plant-based, gluten-free breakfast cereal called Kasha...

2 May 2017

Great ideas for improving health and wellness at work
Great ideas for improving health and wellness at workArticle

No matter the size of your business, there is no limit to the strategies you can employ to show your staff members that you care about their health...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 21 Apr 2017

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Millennials increase consumption of hyper-functional foodsArticle

Hyper-functional foods, which combine natural ingredients with added vitamins and proteins, such as smoothies or fruit-and-nut bars, are gaining in popularity, as are natural and herbal tonics based on trusted recipes...

12 Apr 2017

#FreshOnTheShelf: Vital launches healthy, on-the-go snack range
#FreshOnTheShelf: Vital launches healthy, on-the-go snack rangeArticle

Vital Health Foods has introduced a new range of grab-and-go nutritional snacks. The bars, bites and air-popped rice come in a variety of flavours...

Lauren Hartzenberg 29 Mar 2017

Dancing in the rain at the 2017 Johannesburg HOMEMAKERS Expo
Dancing in the rain at the 2017 Johannesburg HOMEMAKERS ExpoArticle

They say that when it rains on your wedding you will have a blessed marriage. Well, if this is at all true for exhibitions, the Johannesburg HOMEMAKERS Expo had a fantastic show...

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 28 Feb 2017

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