Competition Commission Gives Nod To Pepsico Takeover Of Pioneer Foods

The Competition Commission has recommended that the Competition Tribunal give the green light to a R24bn transaction that will see PepsiCo take over Pioneer Foods, subject to conditions that will see


When David Decides To Challenge Goliath

Heineken SA has experienced tremendous growth in a market dominated by SAB. finweek spoke to the company’s managing director about this success and plans to continue driving competition in the secto

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Pics: Fancy Owning A Boutique Wine Farm? Here’s What Buyers Are Paying

Opting for a boutique wine farm might be the way to go, according to Kevin Layden, the Seeff Property Group' agent for farms in the Stellenbosch and Boland areas.


Five Roses Tea, Bakers Biscuits Parent Company Avi Under Pressure As Consumers Follow Discounts

AVI, the parent company of brands Five Roses tea and Bakers biscuits, has warned that its headline earnings per share could be between 3% and 5% lower.

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Pics: What It’s Like To Retire In Style

These places give new meaning to the term "golden years". And no fewer than four of the five top retirement villages listed in the 2019 Estate Ratings report by New World Wealth are in the Western Cap


Diemersdal Estate Releases Sauvignon Blanc From Other Side Of The World

Sauvignon Blanc specialist Diemersdal Wine Estate in Durbanville, Cape Town, has added a newcomer to its range of wines, this one originating from New Zealand.


Owner Of Savanna, Hunter’s And Klipdrift Sees Lower Volumes

But its revenue for the past three months grew by single digits.



Entrepreneur David Donde, founder of Truth Coffee Roasting, thinks the Japanese concept of kamiwaza should also be applied when it comes to retail businesses.

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Pioneer Shareholders Vote In Favour Of Pepsico Takeover

PepsiCo – which owns food brands including Pepsi, Lays, Doritos and Gatorade – wants to buy Pioneer – which owns Sasko, White Star, Weet-Bix and Liqui-Fruit - for R24.4bn.


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.

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