Namibian food manufacturer Bokomo acquires Tongaat Hulett’s sugar packaging business unit

NAMIBIA – Bokomo Namibia, manufacturer and distributor of quality foods, has confirmed the acquisition of the sugar packaging and distribution business of Tongaat Hulett Namibia (THN), following approval by the Namibian Competition Commission. THN has been described as a strong and well-established business and the merger sees its market-leading brand, Marathon Sugar, join several well-known household brand names manufactured or distributed by Bokomo Namibia. Some of Bokomo’s leading brands including Bokomo wheat flour and maize meal, Weet-bix cereal, Moirs, Liqui-Fruit, Ceres, Fruitree, Caribbean, Safari dried fruit and nuts, John West and Wellington’s tomato…

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Pioneer Foods’ division Bokomo upgrades milling plant for increased efficiencies

BOTSWANA – Bokomo Foods, a breakfast cereals company and division of Pioneer Foods (Pty) Ltd has unveiled an extensive mill upgrade which it had been undertaking since the first quarter of 2018, reported Botswana Daily News. According to the company’s CEO Mr Werner De Beer, the upgrade was a first of its kind in the milling category and an indication of the company’s commitment towards improving the value chain of all Bokomo products. The company boasts of quality products as a result of strict adherence to quality control measures as…

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