Snacking and beverage giant PepsiCo has entered into an agreement to acquire energy drink maker Rockstar Energy Beverages for $3.85bn.
Google noted that consumers are highly interested in earthy flavors such as ginger and turmeric on the Google Beverage Trend report.
In light of the critical role that agriculture plays in job creation and food security, targeted investment opportunities in the sector is crucial to ensuring increasing sustainability and productivity in the sector.
Pick n Pay has reiterated its pledge that all Pick n Pay branded product packaging will be 100% recyclable or reusable by 2025, and by 2023, all these products will feature the new on-pack recycling label to help customers understand how best to recycle their packaging. These form part of the grocery retailer’s goal to significantly reduce […]
The South African Culinary Team is flying the flag high in Germany and have already earned a bronze medal thanks to Chef Nicolas van der Walt.
Despite facing challenges in its agricultural production and socio-economic environment, South Africa’s food security ranked first out of 28 sub-Saharan African countries, and 48 out of 113 countries surveyed worldwide.
Health and wellness are among the biggest drivers of growth in the global food and beverage industry, and the burgeoning functional foods segment is commanding an ever-larger slice of the market. Gemma Kent explores the key trends shaping the functional future of food, from gut and brain health-boosting sauerkraut to sleep-inducing moon milk.
The local wine industry has seen a general shift towards higher-value products, driven by millennials looking for novel, high-quality food and drink experiences, while wine grape producers are looking for ways to boost their earnings.