Pioneer, Which Owns Liqui-fruit And Sasko, Is One Step Closer To Pepsi Takeover

PepsiCo is offering more than R24bn to buy Pioneer, the owner of brands including Liqui-Fruit, Weet-Bix and Ceres.


35th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Highlights Demand For Local Wines

Thirty-five years of experience has equaled more than R9.4m at the annual Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction.


‘if They Dump Foreign Milk Here, What Will We Do?’ Unions Fume Over Clover Takeover

Unions are fuming over the Competition Tribunal's decision to approve the buyout of South Africa's largest dairy company, Clover, by Milco SA – with Cosatu saying it would consider legal steps.


The Local Gin That Stirred International Interest

Inverroche gins are produced with fynbos from the Cape floral region and boast a distinctive taste. This unique characteristic, and its popularity, caught the attention of Pernod Ricard – the French


Competition Tribunal Approves Sab’s Smirnoff Deal

Diageo SA will transfer some 11 000 of its Smirnoff branded coolers to South African Breweries at fair market value, the Tribunal said in a statement on Thursday.


Q&a: ‘little Girl, What Are You Doing Here?’ J9 Ceo On Breaking Into The Wine Industry

Janine Petersen is a force to be reckoned with. Courageous, confident and persistent, the 32-year-old started J9 Wine with nothing but her savings and the money she made from selling her Citroen C3.


Bonnievale Wines, Wandsbeck Create New Wine Company

The Bonnievale Wines group and Wandsbeck Wines are to merge, creating a wine company with assets in excess of R300m.

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