Our company, which has a staff complement of 400+, prides itself in its innovative thinking, speedy development of new products and excellent customer service.
Our dairy was originally conceived in 1995 as a packaging plant for the milk produced on Woodlands Farm, owned by the Gutsche family. Today Woodlands Dairy is one of the largest manufacturers of UHT milk in South Africa, marketed under the FIRST CHOICE ® brand name. An additional line, our Extended Shelf Life (ESL) chilled dairy products, have a longer life than standard pasteurized products.
We are also a major supplier of milk to the chocolate industry.
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Latest Woodlands Dairy Brand Activity
Gone are the days of waiting hours and hours for jelly to set. First Choice recently launched their Flavoured Jelly, a first for South Africa. The delicious jelly comes already set in a box allowing you to simply snip the box open and enjoy the jelly.
Christmas is just around the corner and First Choice has launched a new custard campaign, consisting of a television advertisement, in-store promotion with an on-pack competition element.
The colder weather calls for rich hearty desserts. First Choice vanilla custard with its smooth, rich and creamy texture is ideal to enjoy warm, on its own or with baked puddings.
The colder weather calls for rich, warm desserts and with this in mind First Choice decided to launch a new campaign for their vanilla custard. The campaign consists of a television advertisement, print advertisements, in-store promotions and spot prizes as well as a Facebook competition.
First Choice is a loved and trusted family brand and in living out the company values, the new Christmas campaign gives back to those in need.
First Choice flavoured milk has created an online platform for moms to share their most memorable or funny stories about their kids, with a chance to win a trip for four to Disney World.
For mom’s struggling to get their little ones to eat a healthy diet including fruit, the struggle may be a little less of an uphill battle. First Choice helps moms with timesaving ways to keep the family happy through their product range, including South Africa’s first already set jelly – in a box!
First Choice Long life milk, a sponsor of the 2013 UTi Rhodes Trail Run, is giving away a wild card entry to one lucky First Choice Facebook follower to participate in the run.
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