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
Protect South Africa’s potato industry

The Potato and Vegetable Processors Forum (PVPF), which includes PSA, McCain Foods South Africa, Natures Garden and Lamberts Bay Foods,…

Protect South Africa’s potato industry

The Potato and Vegetable Processors Forum (PVPF), which includes PSA, McCain Foods South Africa, Natures Garden and Lamberts Bay Foods, have been lobbying the Government to institute a temporary prohibition on imports of frozen potato chips from the European Union as a consequence of market conditions impacted by COVID-19. Since…

22 Sep 2020
Pandemic risks will shape treasury strategy

A new report written by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) “The resilient treasury: Optimising strategy in the face of COVID-19” explores the…

Pandemic risks will shape treasury strategy

A new report written by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) “The resilient treasury: Optimising strategy in the face of COVID-19” explores the forces that will shape and define the corporate treasury function and the priorities of the future.   It identifies the macro and financial risks that impact strategy as drivers of strategic…

22 Sep 2020
Five liability loss trends brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic

Liability exposures for companies around the world are increasing. Factors such as rising litigation, collective redress and large court verdicts,…

Five liability loss trends brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic

Liability exposures for companies around the world are increasing. Factors such as rising litigation, collective redress and large court verdicts, costly and frequent recalls in the automotive and food sectors, the disruptive impact of civil unrest and riots in a growing number of countries, and environmental concerns such as indoor…

21 Sep 2020
Women are lagging in retirement savings and are debilitated by stress

In a recent study of their client base, Momentum Corporate revealed that almost half (41%) of the employees on the…

Women are lagging in retirement savings and are debilitated by stress

In a recent study of their client base, Momentum Corporate revealed that almost half (41%) of the employees on the FundsAtWork Umbrella Funds are women. With an almost 50/50 gender split across the client base, a one-size-fits-all approach to advice on employee benefits simply won’t cut it. This is according…

21 Sep 2020
Industrial equipment sector, no boom, doom or gloom

As the country adapts to Level 1 of the lockdown, the material handling and industrial equipment sector has had to adjust to a…

Industrial equipment sector, no boom, doom or gloom

As the country adapts to Level 1 of the lockdown, the material handling and industrial equipment sector has had to adjust to a quickly shifting landscape as predictions for the industry were quickly turned on their heads. EIE Group CEO, Gary Neubert says as the economic data continues to paint a bleak picture…

18 Sep 2020
Optima charters world biggest cargo aircraft to assist in fight against COVID-19

Optima has chartered one of the world’s biggest cargo aircraft to deliver equipment to the USA. The company pulled out…

Optima charters world biggest cargo aircraft to assist in fight against COVID-19

Optima has chartered one of the world’s biggest cargo aircraft to deliver equipment to the USA. The company pulled out all the stops to deliver a filling system to the US-based company Catalent at its Biologics facility in Bloomington, Indiana. Fighting COVID-19 The vial system with an isolator will be…

16 Sep 2020
Touchless door automation

Keep employees safe by controlling office hygiene with door automation and touchless switches from Maxiflex. Companies can protect the health…

Touchless door automation

Keep employees safe by controlling office hygiene with door automation and touchless switches from Maxiflex. Companies can protect the health of their employees by curtailing the spread of bacteria, germs and viruses like COVID-19 through automating their doors and installing touchless switches. With Maxiflex’s range of door automation systems and touchless…

15 Sep 2020
Despite COVID-19, SA investors expect higher future returns

Even as COVID-19 halted the longest economic expansion on record and plunged the world into deep recession, South African investors…

Despite COVID-19, SA investors expect higher future returns

Even as COVID-19 halted the longest economic expansion on record and plunged the world into deep recession, South African investors expect to make an average annual total return of 12.67% – almost 2% higher than the global average predicted returns of 10.9%. This was revealed in the recently released Schroders’…

15 Sep 2020
Betadine products prove 99.99% effective against COVID-19

Three Betadine products, known and used in many homes, hospitals, and dental clinics across South Africa, have proven effective against…

Betadine products prove 99.99% effective against COVID-19

Three Betadine products, known and used in many homes, hospitals, and dental clinics across South Africa, have proven effective against the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) that causes COVID-19. The products tested include Betadine Mouthwash and Gargle, Betadine Surgical Scrub, and Betadine Antiseptic Solution. Laboratory testing conducted at the Duke-NUS Medical School…

14 Sep 2020
ALL4PACK rescheduled to 2022

ALL4PACK has been rescheduled to November 2022 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the outbreak of the pandemic, everyone in…

ALL4PACK rescheduled to 2022

ALL4PACK has been rescheduled to November 2022 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the outbreak of the pandemic, everyone in the ALL4PACK team has remained strongly mobilised to support companies and provide them with this much-awaited springboard for economic recovery. To enable such an international event to be held during…

14 Sep 2020
in-cosmetics Asia postponed to 2021

Reed Exhibitions has announced that in-cosmetics Asia – initially scheduled to take place on 3-5 November 2020 at BITEC Bangkok…

in-cosmetics Asia postponed to 2021

Reed Exhibitions has announced that in-cosmetics Asia – initially scheduled to take place on 3-5 November 2020 at BITEC Bangkok – will now be held on 2-4 November 2021 at the same venue. In light of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and despite Thailand’s low number of cases, the recent fifth…

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