Zambian Breweries’ profit surge 27% on increased volume sales

ZAMBIA – In line with guidance from the Zambia government to combat the spread of coronavirus  (COVID-19), Zambian Breweries Plc has set a new milestone by becoming the first listed company on the Lusaka Securities […]

Musika patners with Kemiko to boost Zambia’s cassava processing sector

ZAMBIA – Musika, a non-profit company with focus on stimulating private investment in the Zambian agricultural sector has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kemiko ltd, a SME that operates a starch and cassava flour […]

Executive Interview: Monica Musonda, Founder & CEO Java Foods

ZAMBIA – Founded in 2012, Java Foods is a Zambian homegrown food company and owner of the eeZee brand, one of Zambia’s leading quick meal brands. Established just at a time when the wheat products […]

Zambia bans stock feed exports as the country continues to face mealie meal shortage

ZAMBIA – The government of Zambia has banned the export of stock feed following concerns that millers are allegedly using subsidised maize from the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) to produce the commodity instead of mealie-meal. […]

Chibuku demands US$21m from National Breweries over infringement of trademark rights

MALAWI – Chibuku Products Limited Malawi (CPL) is demanding US$21 million (about K15.5 billion) from Zambia’s leading brewer National Breweries plc (NB) for breach of trademark rights and loss of business on its bottled opaque […]

African Milling to partner with retail chain stores to supply mealie meal

ZAMBIA – In a bid to supplement Government’s effort to ensure that mealie-meal supply is equal to demand in Zambia, African Milling Limited is expected to enter into a retail supply agreement with various chain […]

Zambia withdraws South African canned products from market deemed unfit for consumption

ZAMBIA – The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission working with the Zambia Compulsory Standards Agency, the Ministry of Health, Public Health Departments of Local Councils and other stakeholders has instituted a countrywide exercise which is […]

Zambian government partners with Turkish company to develop Food Complex City

ZAMBIA – The government of Zambia has partnered with Turkey’s Molino Mechanical Industry and Trade incorporated to develop a multi-million Food Complex City FCC in the country aimed at producing cheaply priced mealie-meal by January […]