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10 July 2020. ADAPTING TO CHANGE:  SOUTH AFRICA’S FRESH PRODUCE MARKETS



The wine innovation that deserves more attention

9 July 2020. Screwcaps and wine cans have offered consumers new and easier ways to get acquainted with wine. It’s time the Bag-in-Box got just as much respect, says Robert Joseph. Read more…



Productivity at all South Africa’s port terminals currently well below norm

8 July 2020. A number of logistics companies in South Africa have been keeping their trucks off the roads since yesterday to ensure the safety of their drivers during an unofficial strike protesting the employment of foreign nationals while at Port Elizabeth and Durban harbours the number of Covid-19 cases rises.Read more…


PMA Fresh Connections News

7 July 2020. The 10th Fresh Connections: Southern Africa will continue to take place on 18-20 August 2020 as a virtual conference with free registration.


Sauvignon Blanc South Africa News

7 July 2020. ENTER NOW: FNB SAUVIGNON BLANC TOP 10 Entries for the 2020 FNB Sauvignon Blanc Top 10 are now open. Sauvignon Blanc South Africa invites producers of this popular cultivar to enter their best wines by Tuesday 18 August 2020 for the annual competition. Late entries will be accepted until Friday 21 August […]


Global food commodity prices rebound in June

7 July 2020. Global food commodity prices have risen for the first time since the beginning of the year driven by a rebound in vegetable oils, sugar and dairy quotations. However, in the cereals and meat markets, most prices remained under downward pressure amid market uncertainties posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more…


What is shaping culture? Eco South Africa

7 July 2020. For generations, citizens have paid lip service to environmentalism, and for the first time, this seems to be changing. Young people especially are at the forefront of this change in view. Read more…