• Semi-automatic weigher gives you the edge

    Yamato South Africa is based in Kyalami and is the SA subsidiary of Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK, based in Leeds.

  • Simplify food & beverage

    Pneumatic component selection in the food and beverage industry requires special care and consideration.

  • Enhances grader performance

    Ishida Europe has enhanced its market-leading Flex-Grader for fresh poultry and meat with the introduction of a new high accuracy weighing platform.

    15 Apr 2021
    Remembering Gary Willis of First Cut

    The management and staff of First Cut, together with local and international colleagues mourn the loss of First Cut’s sales…

    Remembering Gary Willis of First Cut

    The management and staff of First Cut, together with local and international colleagues mourn the loss of First Cut’s sales director Gary Willis, who passed away on Thursday evening 1 April, at the age of 51. Willis fought an 18-month battle with cancer very bravely, remaining resolutely positive until the…

    14 Apr 2021
    LANCEWOOD’S new cheesecake mix makes baking a Piece o’ Cake

    LANCEWOOD, South Africa’s award-winning producer of cheese, yoghurt, and other dairy products, has launched the delectable new ‘Piece o’ Cake’…

    LANCEWOOD’S new cheesecake mix makes baking a Piece o’ Cake

    LANCEWOOD, South Africa’s award-winning producer of cheese, yoghurt, and other dairy products, has launched the delectable new ‘Piece o’ Cake’ cheesecake mix for those looking for an effortless, yet equally mouth-watering alternative to baking a traditional cheesecake. “Considering LANCEWOOD’s strong association with baking cheesecakes and being the No. 1 cream…

    13 Apr 2021
    SAAFoST biennial congress goes virtual

    BY: Madelein Jansen SAAFoST KZN & Local Organising committee chair SAAFoST (South African Association for Food Science and Technology) presents…

    SAAFoST biennial congress goes virtual

    BY: Madelein Jansen SAAFoST KZN & Local Organising committee chair SAAFoST (South African Association for Food Science and Technology) presents its Biennial Congress, and it is the KZN Branch’s turn to host this prestigious event. Not knowing what the future will hold, in September of 2020 a decision was made…

    12 Apr 2021
    Tate & Lyle launches online university to share stabiliser science with food formulators

    Tate & Lyle, a leading global provider of food and beverage solutions and ingredients, has launched a Stabiliser University, a…

    Tate & Lyle launches online university to share stabiliser science with food formulators

    Tate & Lyle, a leading global provider of food and beverage solutions and ingredients, has launched a Stabiliser University, a new online modular course designed to help formulators and food scientists solve even the toughest stabiliser formulation challenges. The first module – entitled “Stabiliser Fundamentals” – will take place at…

    12 Apr 2021
    How sweet potatoes could alleviate malnutrition in South Africa

    A potential solution to malnutrition and vitamin A deficiencies is a puree made from orange-fleshed sweet potatoes (OFSP), which can…

    How sweet potatoes could alleviate malnutrition in South Africa

    A potential solution to malnutrition and vitamin A deficiencies is a puree made from orange-fleshed sweet potatoes (OFSP), which can be used as an ingredient in a variety of foods. This according to Unathi Mhlatyana, managing director at McCain Foods South Africa. A challenge in South Africa Malnutrition has been…

    09 Apr 2021
    Woolworths is the crème de la crème at 2021 SA Dairy Championship

    Woolworths was the cream of the crop at this year’s National Dairy Championship, collecting 96 awards in total.   With…

    Woolworths is the crème de la crème at 2021 SA Dairy Championship

    Woolworths was the cream of the crop at this year’s National Dairy Championship, collecting 96 awards in total.   With a wide selection of the finest quality dairy products, it’s no wonder they stole the show at this year’s annual Dairy Championships. Award-winning streak   This year’s National Dairy Championship…

    09 Apr 2021
    Clearing the haze: Getting to grips with legislation around cannabis, CBD and hemp in SA

    BY: Janusz F Luterek, Pr.Eng for Hahn & Hahn Attorneys There has been a haze surrounding the use of Cannabis…

    Clearing the haze: Getting to grips with legislation around cannabis, CBD and hemp in SA

    BY: Janusz F Luterek, Pr.Eng for Hahn & Hahn Attorneys There has been a haze surrounding the use of Cannabis in South Africa ever since the Constitutional Court Judgement in the Prince case in 2018.  Since 22 May 2020 amendments to the Scheduling Regulations were published in terms of which…

    08 Apr 2021
    Fry’s launches 100% plant-based pizza and sausages

    Fry’s Family Food Co., leaders in plant-based food, have launched two new products that are sure to delight all family…

    Fry’s launches 100% plant-based pizza and sausages

    Fry’s Family Food Co., leaders in plant-based food, have launched two new products that are sure to delight all family members. The company has launched its new artisan, stone-baked vegan pizzas. These are the first pizzas produced by the brand and are 100% plant-based. “Pizza is a new journey for…

    08 Apr 2021
    Plant-based Big Fry Burger is beyond impossible

    The Fry Family Food Co. has gone beyond the impossible with its most important innovation to date, The Big Fry…

    Plant-based Big Fry Burger is beyond impossible

    The Fry Family Food Co. has gone beyond the impossible with its most important innovation to date, The Big Fry Burger.  The 100% plant-based burger by the proudly South African company has 20g of protein and looks, sizzles and tastes just like a ground beef burger.  Unlike other imported plant-based…

    07 Apr 2021
    LIVEKINDLY raises $335 million to accelerate adoption of plant-based living

    LIVEKINDLY Collective, a collection of heritage and start-up brands on track to become one of the world’s largest plant-based food…

    LIVEKINDLY raises $335 million to accelerate adoption of plant-based living

    LIVEKINDLY Collective, a collection of heritage and start-up brands on track to become one of the world’s largest plant-based food companies, has announced a successful capital raise led by The Rise Fund, the global impact investing platform managed by TPG. This round was joined by existing investor Rabo Corporate Investments,…

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    07 Feb 2020
    Deli meat producer creates SA’s first plant-based sandwich slices

    Feinschmecker Deli Meats, who have built up a formidable reputation as the market leader in speciality deli meats in South…

    Deli meat producer creates SA’s first plant-based sandwich slices

    Feinschmecker Deli Meats, who have built up a formidable reputation as the market leader in speciality deli meats in South Africa, has launched a range of plant-based sandwich slices under the brand name Gudness. It is the first range of its kind produced in SA.

    18 Mar 2020
    Avocado growers celebrate the ancient history of avos this season

    According to the THP 2020 Flavour & Trend Forecast*, Michelin star restaurants around the world will be increasingly seeking out…

    Avocado growers celebrate the ancient history of avos this season

    According to the THP 2020 Flavour & Trend Forecast*, Michelin star restaurants around the world will be increasingly seeking out traditional ingredients from some of the oldest civilizations this year, particularly Central and South America.

    18 Mar 2020
    Limpopo residents become eco-warriors

    Residents in northern Limpopo are becoming eco-warriors thanks to a new campaign which aims to see environmental waste reduced and…

    Limpopo residents become eco-warriors

    Residents in northern Limpopo are becoming eco-warriors thanks to a new campaign which aims to see environmental waste reduced and much-needed jobs created.

    31 Mar 2020
    Sleep friendly food and beverages are the next big trend with millennials

    GlobalData predicts that sleep-friendly ingredients in food and drinks are the next big trend as it aligns with consumers’ desire…

    Sleep friendly food and beverages are the next big trend with millennials

    GlobalData predicts that sleep-friendly ingredients in food and drinks are the next big trend as it aligns with consumers’ desire for a good night’s rest through natural methods.


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