Manufacturing

Follow topic
25 Nov 2020
PG Bison announces R2 billion in capital investments

 PG Bison, a proudly South African company, and the leading manufacturer of wood-based panel products has announced an R2 billion capital…

PG Bison announces R2 billion in capital investments

 PG Bison, a proudly South African company, and the leading manufacturer of wood-based panel products has announced an R2 billion capital investment to be rolled out over the next three years. The announcement was made at the 2020 South Africa Investment Conference on 17 November 2020. The capital projects include a…

16 Nov 2020
J&J looks to Aspen to manufacture investigational COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Aspen is pleased to announce that one of its wholly-owned South African subsidiaries, Pharmacare Limited (which trades as Aspen Pharmacare),…

J&J looks to Aspen to manufacture investigational COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Aspen is pleased to announce that one of its wholly-owned South African subsidiaries, Pharmacare Limited (which trades as Aspen Pharmacare), has entered into a preliminary agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals and Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, two of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (J&J), for the technical transfer and proposed…

11 Nov 2020
Steel production trends to sustain the manufacturing industry

The manufacturing industry has been hard hit by the consequences of COVID-19, as reported in recent GDP reports, stating the…

Steel production trends to sustain the manufacturing industry

The manufacturing industry has been hard hit by the consequences of COVID-19, as reported in recent GDP reports, stating the sector suffered a 74,9% financial downturn. This sector-wide drop – including iron, steel, non-ferrous metal products, metal products and machinery – has contributed a total of 11% to the overall…

09 Nov 2020
Grundfos develops a recipe for a greener future

Global pump manufacturer Grundfos wants to make a real difference in the world – including in the all-important food-processing industry.…

Grundfos develops a recipe for a greener future

Global pump manufacturer Grundfos wants to make a real difference in the world – including in the all-important food-processing industry. Overpopulation. Drought. Climate change. Energy crisis … Faced with these existential challenges, people are increasingly looking for products that will ensure the survival of our planet – including everything related…

05 Nov 2020
Alvotech and Cipla partner to ensure access to biosimilars in SA

Biopharmaceutical company Alvotech and Cipla Medpro, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cipla Limited, have entered into an exclusive partnership to bring…

Alvotech and Cipla partner to ensure access to biosimilars in SA

Biopharmaceutical company Alvotech and Cipla Medpro, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cipla Limited, have entered into an exclusive partnership to bring key biosimilars to patients in emerging markets such as South Africa. The biosimilar portfolio will include five biosimilar medicines – two for oncology and three for treating auto-immune diseases.  Biologics…

02 Oct 2020
Survey finds that labelling on food products is still not clear enough

Many food and beverage products do not offer the clear labelling that consumers want, according to new research. In a…

Survey finds that labelling on food products is still not clear enough

Many food and beverage products do not offer the clear labelling that consumers want, according to new research. In a survey of 1 000 adults in the UK and USA, commissioned by Ingredient Communications and conducted by SurveyGoo, 50% of people said they are more likely to buy a product…

01 Oct 2020
Nestlé helps boost coffee production in Africa

For Nestlé in Central and West Africa, sustainable coffee farming is attainable, and the company is joining forces to do…

Nestlé helps boost coffee production in Africa

For Nestlé in Central and West Africa, sustainable coffee farming is attainable, and the company is joining forces to do this by rejuvenating, rehabilitating and replanting sustainable coffee now, and in the future

28 Sep 2020
Emerging designer Khosi Leteba launches his Bodulo Bench in collaboration with Wiid Design and Nando’s Clout

A vibrant interpretation of Sotho culture has found physical expression in a newly launched bench, which is ready to make…

Emerging designer Khosi Leteba launches his Bodulo Bench in collaboration with Wiid Design and Nando’s Clout

A vibrant interpretation of Sotho culture has found physical expression in a newly launched bench, which is ready to make its mark on the world stage. The new piece was designed by the up-and-coming Khosi Leteba and brought to life in collaboration with one of South Africa’s leading design studios,…

25 Sep 2020
TOMRA guides vegetable processors through the challenges of COVID-19

TOMRA Food is helping vegetable processors tackle the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with an information campaign.   By launching the campaign and sharing…

TOMRA guides vegetable processors through the challenges of COVID-19

TOMRA Food is helping vegetable processors tackle the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with an information campaign.   By launching the campaign and sharing advice online for plant managers, production managers, process engineers, and quality managers, the company is taking steps to explain how the latest, state-of-the-art sorting technologies can help solve the operational…

23 Sep 2020
V&A Waterfront ‘Theatre to Food Making’ incubator to add a further 4,348m2 to the existing cruise terminal

R63-million investment in partnership with the National Treasury’s Jobs Fund to create major opportunities for food talent within new, 360o farm-to-fork…

V&A Waterfront ‘Theatre to Food Making’ incubator to add a further 4,348m2 to the existing cruise terminal

R63-million investment in partnership with the National Treasury’s Jobs Fund to create major opportunities for food talent within new, 360o farm-to-fork food experience. The V&A Waterfront is pushing ahead with a ground-breaking plan to develop a visionary and local food community incubator starring South African flavours and culture, which will create jobs and…

17 Sep 2020
Global Anti-Lead Conference

The SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) has been asked for input for a major global conference dealing with the hazards…

Global Anti-Lead Conference

The SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) has been asked for input for a major global conference dealing with the hazards of leaded paint. Tara Benn, executive director of SAPMA, has been attending preparatory online meetings with the World Coatings Council (WCC) to provide input on the situation in South Africa…

08 Sep 2020
Quality size reduction for a range of cheese varieties

Urschel dairy solutions provide quality size reduction for a variety of cheese varieties. Cheese characteristics vary widely in terms of…

Quality size reduction for a range of cheese varieties

Urschel dairy solutions provide quality size reduction for a variety of cheese varieties. Cheese characteristics vary widely in terms of fat, moisture content, hardness, and more. These factors need to be considered when assessing the desired end-product but Urschel, has a range of premier cutting solutions for manufacturers working with…

Visit the official COVID-19 government website to stay informed: sacoronavirus.co.za