South Africa’s Spier Wine becomes first winery to receive Control Union vegan accreditation

SOUTH AFRICA – Spier Wine Farm, producer of the Seeward and 21 Gables wines, has received the Control Union Vegan Standard certification, becoming the first winery in the world to receive the certification. Control Union […]

Stakeholders collaborate to remodel South Africa’s poultry industry

SOUTH AFRICA – The South Africa’s poultry industry is set to receive a major boost from a government-led master plan aimed at making local producers more competitive. The government, through the Department of Trade and […]

Kenya retailer Tuskys Mattress opens additional branch in coastal region

KENYA – Kenya’s leading retailer Tusker Mattresses, which operates Tuskys Supermarkets and Mavazi Lifestyle Clothing stores has opened a new branch in the coast regional. Located in Oasis Shopping Mall in Malindi, the new branch […]

Joint venture to develop US$111.46m industrial business park in Kenya

KENYA – Improvon, a South African industrial property developer has partnered with Actis, a private-equity investor to build a business centre around Kenya’s capital, Nairobi at an estimated investment of US$ 111.46 million (Sh11. 508 […]

Coca-Cola bottler pilots robotic technology to deliver beverages in UK

UK – The world’s largest Coca-Cola bottler, Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is piloting robotic technology to deliver beverages to consumers at Altons Tower in the UK.   CCEP Ventures has teamed up with autonomous driving […]