Since 1834, Agri-Expo has been involved in the South African Dairy Industry and have been promoting dairy excellence with the annual South African Dairy Championships. They have been judging dairy for almost as long as Clover has been producing it.
New consumer trends are continuously emerging and the retail market is changing fast. More than ever, these factors are driving product and service providers to consider their offering and incessantly strive for product development and innovation.
Mama Selestien Moses was awarded Top Achiever of the Year at Clover Mama Afrika’s award ceremony during this year’s annual Smarties Week held at the Ocean Breeze Hotel in Strand, Cape Town. Smarties Week, aptly named for all the ‘smarts’ acquired during the week, allows the Clover Mama Afrika ladies to unite, as they travel from all corners of South Africa to partake in a hands-on training course which provides them with value-added workshops.
Global cocoa mountain shrinks as Asia hankers after chocolate
06/10/2017 - 16:07
Chocolate lovers in Asia are taking a big bite out of the global cocoa glut.
I Coast freezes cocoa farmer prices due to falling rates
03/10/2017 - 12:05
Ivory Coast, the world's top cocoa grower, on Sunday set its minimum rate for farmers at 700 CFA francs per kg for the 2017-18 crop, a steep drop over the previous year, due to falling global prices.
Biggest cocoa growers seek larger slice of chocolate profits
21/09/2017 - 16:00
The world’s biggest cocoa-growing nations in West Africa are targeting a larger slice of chocolate-making profits as most of the benefits of producing beans accrue outside their economies, Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo said
Consumer inflation ticks up, but food inflation slows further
20/09/2017 - 11:15
Consumer inflation picked up as expected in August, as higher fuel prices bit.
Woolworths reintroduces rBST-free labelling on their milk packaging
15/09/2017 - 15:00
Woolworths has reintroduced rBST-free labelling onto their milk packaging, starting with all of their fresh Ayrshire milk products.
Some positives in tough year for Clover
13/09/2017 - 13:19
Clover Industries was savaged on all fronts in the year to June. Prolonged drought was followed by a wetter, cooler summer, which affected beverage sales. At the same time, rand volatility was compounded by SA’s ugly political environment.
Prolonged drought and volatile rand squeeze Clover
12/09/2017 - 17:18
Dairy and foods group Clover reported a dismal set of results, as expected after last week’s trading update, with sharp drops in profit at almost all levels.
Clover lowers earnings outlook, on effects of drought and rand
07/09/2017 - 13:23
Food, beverage and dairy group Clover has warned that earnings will be worse than previous guidance, as it reels from the after-effects of the 2015-16 drought and volatility in the rand, which inflated input costs.
Premier Foods signs partnership with Mondelēz for Cadbury cakes
01/09/2017 - 12:12
British food manufacturer Premier Foods has announced that it signed a strategic partnership with Mondelēz International to renew the company's licence to produce and market Cadbury cakes and desserts.
Ice-cream market on thin ice
16/08/2017 - 14:36
The global ice-cream market is under pressure, with a dramatic drop in sales as consumers turn to more healthy alternatives. In SA, however, ice cream remains the ‘it’ dessert