Press Releases

85 News articles Found
Displaying Page 1 - Records 1 to 10

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

Read more


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.

Read more


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...

Read more


TUT produced sorghum drinks tackling nutritional challenges

By: Food Focus on 20 May 2019

Congratulations to Prof David Katerere, Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and his research team on developing two functional food products, which combine sorghum with probiotic cultures into an instant beverage.

Read more


How Smart Technology Can Provide Restaurants with Safe Eating Environments

By: Food Focus on 16 May 2019

The food industry is notoriously tough. Getting the front of house right is just the tip of the iceberg; executing the extensive list of tasks behind the scenes is extremely complex. This can often mean employees...

Read more


Distell appoints new head winemaker

By: Food Focus on 14 May 2019

The new head winemaker at Distell is Andrea Freeborough. She leaves her position as Cellar-master at Nederburg at the end of May to take up her new role in overseeing the production of South Africa’s largest wine portfolio.

Read more


TOMRA Food consolidates its leading position in the South African market

By: Food Focus on 10 May 2019

Following TOMRA Food’s successful participation in Propak Africa 2019, the leading exhibition for the packaging and processing exhibition, Norman Smith, TOMRA Food’s Area Sales Manager for South Africa shares the company’s plans for consolidating its

Read more


Sara Mortimore joins Walmart as Vice President of Global Food Safety Compliance

By: Food Focus on 09 May 2019

Sara Mortimore has joined Walmart as their new Vice President, Global Food Safety Compliance, and will spearhead compliance within the group. She succeeds Frank Yiannas, who left this position to join the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Read more


South Africa Food Safety Testing Market is Expected to grow at a 10.4 CAGR by 2025

By: Food Focus on 06 May 2019

South Africa Food Safety Testing Market is Expected to grow at a 10.4% CAGR by 2025 | Top Players are ALS Limited, Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., Bureau Veritas, Deltamune, DNV GL AS (DNV), Eurofins Scientific S.E.

Read more


First three trailblazers graduate with an MSc in Food and Nutrition Security

By: Food Focus on 24 April 2019

Alison Barr, Hlanzeka Mpanza and Anja Lategan will forever go down in the annals of Stellenbosch University (SU) as trailblazers. They are the first three students to graduate with an MSc degree...

Read more


Page 1 of 9