Being at the end of the food chain, retailers have the final responsibility to ensure perishable products sold to the consumer are safe and meet their quality requirements.
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.
Basson takes up nonexecutive role at dairy group Clover
16/01/2018 - 10:48
Whitey Basson is back in the driving seat months after his exit from Shoprite, accepting an offer to become an independent nonexecutive director of JSE-listed dairy group Clover.
Chocolate sales in Portugal to surpass €200 million in 2017
06/12/2017 - 14:41
Chocolate sales in Portugal are set to exceed €200 million in 2017, representing growth of between 3% and 5% on 2016, according to Associação dos Industriais de Chocolates e Confeitaria (Association of Chocolatiers and Confectioners).
Nestle, Cuba lay first stone for $55 million coffee and biscuit factory
29/11/2017 - 10:26
Cuba and Swiss firm Nestle laid the first stone of a $55 million coffee and biscuits factory joint venture in the Mariel special development zone, the latest major foreign investment in the Communist-run island.
Emerging markets show ‘tremendous’ growth in chocolate
28/11/2017 - 13:47
With "tremendous" demand in emerging markets looking set to continue this season, the world’s third-largest cocoa processor is projecting a sharply smaller global surplus.
Bureau Veritas unveils state-of-the-art microbiological laboratory in Cape Town
03/11/2017 - 09:43
Bureau Veritas, the renowned international accreditation, testing and analyses global giant, today unveiled their technologically innovative, state-of-the-art microbiological laboratory in Brackenfell, Cape Town.
Mondelēz posts 2.1% revenue increase in third quarter
31/10/2017 - 15:42
Confectionery giant Mondelēz International has recorded revenues of $6,530 million in the third quarter of the year, representing growth of 2.1% compared to the same period in 2016.
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.