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How can Coco-Cola grow value added dairy in Africa by the acquisition of Chi Ltd.?

By: Food Focus on 14 June 2019

How can Coco-Cola grow value added dairy in Africa by the acquisition of Chi Ltd.? At the beginning of this year, Global beverage company Coca-Cola Company has completed its acquisition of Chi Ltd. in Nigeria...

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New laboratory puts dairy standards under the microscope

By: Food Focus on 11 June 2019

On 22 May 2019, the dairy industry reached an important milestone with the official opening of the Dairy Standard Agency’s (DSA) independent laboratory, DSA Lab Services, in Centurion...

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FoodBev SETA accredited training now available to meet the R638 training requirement for the person in charge – Annelie Coetzee Consulting

By: Food Focus on 06 June 2019

Annelie Coetzee Consulting is proud to announce that we are now a Training and Assessment Provider for the FoodBev SETA. Sub-regulatin 10 of Regulation 638 states that the person whose name is on the Certificate of Acceptability (CoA) as the person..

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New concerns about aflatoxins in foods can be addressed with state of the art technologies

By: Food Focus on 06 June 2019

Aflatoxins in food and milk can seriously harm humans, animals, and corporate reputations. But Nestlé Group in China and the longest-serving peanut-shelling plant in the USA are both showing how laser sorting machines can eliminate the risk...

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OBC Chicken & Meat Welcomes the Competition Commission’s Retail Market Inquiry

By: Food Focus on 05 June 2019

As one of the affected specialist challenger retailers that has had a footprint in the black retail market for over three decades, OBC Chicken & Meat was one of the companies that made their submission to the Competition Commission on the power wield

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Anthrax Outbreak amongst in cattle reported in Lesotho and measures to prevent human exposure in South Africa

By: Food Focus on 30 May 2019

Anthrax outbreak amongst in cattle reported in Lesotho and measures to prevent human exposure in South Africa. Since 12th May 2019, three anthrax outbreaks have been reported in the Maseru district of Lesotho...

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Fill Your Picnic Basket with Food Safety to Avoid Getting Sick this Memorial Day

By: Food Focus on 23 May 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to remind you to prevent foodborne illness before you light up that grill and pack up the cooler. Hot and humid weather combined with outdoor activities, provide the perfect environment for harmful bacteria to

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The future of food, at Africa’s Big 7

By: Food Focus on 23 May 2019

Africa’s food industry is set to be disrupted by the 4th Industrial Revolution, forcing more agile approaches and more innovation to future-proof businesses, say experts set to speak at a key upcoming food and beverage event in Johannesburg. Speakers

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Draft GRI Waste Standard out for public comment

By: Food Focus on 21 May 2019

Amsterdam, 1 May 2019 – In the face of a growing global waste crisis, new corporate reporting disclosures are being developed by GRI to help organizations better understand and communicate their waste impacts.

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Vulcan’s new MD Preggie Govender’s vision for growth

By: Food Focus on 20 May 2019

Vulcan Catering Equipment has a new Managing Director, Preggie Govender, who assumed the role in January and has moved from Vulcan’s Durban office to its head office in Industria, Johannesburg...

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