MARKETING CONSULTING SOUTH AFRICA
Overall the canned protein market in South Africa grew in 2012. This growth was largely driven by canned fish which constitutes the bulk of the canned protein market. Canned fish volumes increased in 2012. The smaller, canned meat market, showed a lower volume growth in 2012.
With the cost of living constantly rising, consumers are demanding greater value from retailers when it comes to making purchasing decisions. Increasingly, that means ‘spying before buying’, with tech savvy consumers scouting around online to compare products, prices and promotions at different retailers before deciding where to spend their money.
Boiled sweets are produced from a mixture of sugar, glucose and/or invert sugar and fruit acids with various flavourings, colourings and centre fillings added as required. Eclairs
Energy drinks contain a high level of caffeine and give a short-term adrenaline rush. They constitute performance enhancing products.
A base is a super concentrated cordial product to which you would add sugar when reconstituting. Examples of this type of product are Fouro and Sixo manufactured by Tiger Brands. These are included in cordials and squashes in this report to maintain player confidentiality
PBT buys SAP company
16/04/2012 - 11:13
JSE-listed PBT Group has agreed to buy out SAP specialisation company BI-Blue for an undisclosed amount.
Supply chain analytics 'top technology' for 2012
20/01/2012 - 13:44
Analytics and business intelligence systems designed to optimise business functions such as supply chain will be the "top-ranked" technology for 2012, market experts predict.
MTN Business adds two key applications to its Mobile Solutions Range
27/07/2011 - 11:16
27 July 2011 – Johannesburg; MTN Business is proud to announce the addition of two tools to its Mobile Application Solutions. These tools further compliment the company’s existing range of applications - specifically designed for organisations looking to empower their mobile workforce and increase collaborative mobile efficiencies.
Trucks selling stronger than expected in 2011
21/07/2011 - 09:57
The South African truck market has ended the first half of 2011 on a strong note, despite prior concerns that product availability, in the wake of the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan early in March, would act as a constraint on sales volumes.
Lonhro buys Grindrod's food exporter
20/07/2011 - 11:00
Johannensburg - Lonhro has acquired the business of Grindrod PCA from Grindrod for R50m in cash. The acquisition has been unconditionally approved by the South African Competition Committee.