South Africa’s online retailer Takealot launches 25 outlets to improve efficiencies

SOUTH AFRICA – Takealot, South Africa’s largest online retailer, has launched 25 outlets in the country to boost the retailer’s operations and efficiencies. Markedly, Takelaot opened its flagship pickup point at the New Road off-ramp […]

Fonterra and Coca-Cola in strategic alliance to grow in Southeast Asia

ASIA – The world’s soft drinks giant, Coca-Cola and New Zealand’s dairy co-operative, Fonterra have entered into a strategic alliance to capitalize on the growing dairy and beverages market in Southeast Asia. The companies are […]

Zimbabwe’s Go Beer Company unbundled into three strategic business units

ZIMBABWE – The Go Beer Company in Zimbabwe has been unbundled into three strategic business units in a bid to revive farming and manufacturing activities in the beer concern improve financial performance of the firm. […]

Kenya’s Unga Group mulls soya meal production line, banks on new wheat plant to drive growth

KENYA – Unga Group Limited, a major grain miller in Kenya, has unveiled plans of setting up a soya meal production line in its Nairobi plant as it seeks to grow its investments in the […]

Jumia partners Pizza Hut to boost operational performance in Nigeria

NIGERIA – Jumia, leading e-commerce player in Africa, through its Food Marketplace division has entered into an on-demand pizza delivery partnership with Pizza Hut in a bid to boost operational performance and last mile delivery […]

Kenya’s Sony Sugar appoints James Oluoch as acting managing director

KENYA – The South Nyanza Sugar Company (SONY Sugar) has appointed James Oluoch as the acting managing director as the firm undergoes major restructuring ahead of the upcoming privatisation. According to the company’s board, Mr Oluoch, who is the […]

Diageo launches new zero sugar Smirnoff Infusions in three flavors

USA – The British spirits and beer maker, Diageo Plc has unveiled a new line of Smirnoff Zero Sugar Infusions, which come in three delicious flavor variants. The new range includes Cucumber & Lime, Watermelon […]

McCain Foods acquires 70% stake of Brazilian food company Serya

BRAZIL – McCain Foods, a leading manufacturer of frozen potato products has acquired 70% stake of Serya Alimentos S.A., a Brazilian company focused on the production and marketing of frozen potato specialties. The investment expands […]