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Food & Beverage

Innovative screening kits cut product testing time

HYGIENA, a global leader in rapid microbial detection, monitoring, and identification solutions has announced that its Innovate RapiScreen dairy and beverage kits are the...

Global F&B giant turns to solar power in SA

A LEADING provider of customised rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) solutions in southern Africa, SolarSaver, has completed several significant solar installations for global food and...

Faster, safer filling and packaging processes developed

ECONOMIC success calls for maximum efficiency and availability in all filling and packaging processes. “We provide innovative and resource-saving systems and solutions that fully...

Separator innovations enhance dairy production efficiency

THE dairy industry faces huge challenges: surging energy costs, the climate crisis, consumer trends and a shortage of skilled labour. Integrated solutions are critical...

Canola seed byproduct repurposed into nutrient-rich animal feed

SOUTHERN Oil, Africa’s largest producer of canola oil, has taken an innovative approach to waste reduction by utilising the byproduct from canola oil production...

Chicken imports rising again in 2024

CHICKEN import volumes rose by 11% in 2023, ending four years of annual decreases since imports peaked in 2018. Further increases were recorded in...

Citrus exports stand to benefit from a new shipping option

THE Citrus Growers Association of Southern Africa (CGA) welcomes the announcement that a leading international shipping line, Hapag-Lloyd, will be offering citrus export services...

One simple step can drastically cut industrial water usage

MONITOR Engineering, the sole agent for Spraying Systems Co USA offers a free sustainability audit that helps companies to plug water-wasting practices that have...

Bearing reman solutions contribute to the circular economy

DURING 2023, SKF authorised Distributor, Bearings 2000, supported SKF’s remanufacturing services with a strong focus on remanufacturing mostly spherical roller bearings (SRB) used in...

Compact valve position indicator is a breeze to commission

EMERSON announced its new TopWorx DVR Switchbox, an entry-level addition to the DV Series of valve position indicators. It combines a durable resin enclosure,...

Chicken rebates offer welcome relief, but severe supply chain challenges remain

OPINION | LOCAL shoppers have reason to celebrate, as the International Trade Administration Commission (ITAC) confirmed on Thursday last week that it is lifting...

Pet food manufacturer harnesses solar power for its plant and feeds the grid

AS South Africa’s leading pet nutrition brand, Montego is contributing to the country’s energy transition, for a greener, brighter tomorrow. Following the company’s R22 million...

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Malaysian energy company’s share transfer creates a pan-African group

PETRONAS has sold its 74% shareholding in Engen to Vivo Energy. Engen and Vivo Energy announced the completion of the transaction on 21 May...

Truck heavyweight launches more electric options in SA

IN line with Daimler Truck’s global ambition to offer 100% CO2 neutral trucks and buses by 2050, DTSA introduced its first fully battery electric...

Construction of Coega automotive plant to begin ‘shortly’

STELLANTIS, the world’s third-biggest automotive manufacturer by volume, and South Africa’s largest development funder, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) have concluded key milestones that...

SA’s auto sector notes decline in exports, increase in (low) NEV sales

THE domestic automotive industry is celebrating the centenary of vehicle manufacturing in the country in 2024. In the Automotive Business Council (naamsa) Q1 2024...