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Low-income consumers let down by ineffective listeriosis messaging

This article was originally published by Business day. Click here to read the original article. More than two months have passed since the World...

Fuel hike adds more pressure

The South African consumer faces another hefty hike in fuel costs effective Wednesday, 6 June according to the recent announcement by the Department of...

Produce marketers should focus on emotion

The Produce for Better Health Foundation is emphasising marketing to emotion with images accompanied by the hashtag #morehappinessmatters. Focusing on happiness rather than health...

Amazon Go, the store of the future

The Amazon Go store, which was recently opened in the United States, gives a glimpse of the stores of the future. The store has...

Top 12 major issues in agriculture

On 1 December the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) hosted the CEO Forum Meeting, to discuss each sector’s challenges and opportunities. John...

Major trends in agro-food systems

We live in a world of constant change, but one thing that remains a constant is that people must eat. Key to eating is...

Sugar tax bill approved by National Assembly

In 2016, former finance minister, Pravin Gordhan introduced a proposed tax bill that would see an increase in the price of sugary drinks. This...

Potato prices and volumes in happy equilibrium

South African potato prices are currently at a satisfactory level for farmers, agents and consumers, according to market agents. Prices are remaining strong while...

SA food inflation falls marginally to 6.8% y/y, but meat remains...

Food inflation decelerated to 6.8% year-on-year (y/y) in July 2017, from 6.9% y/y in the previous month. This mirrors the benefits of the higher...

How to choose the best lemon

Lemons have several health benefits and make a delicious addition to most dishes and beverages. To find the best lemons on the tree or...