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This site, with its regular newsletters, dedicated to the baking, milling and snack industry, brings you:

  • Latest news and developments from South Africa and around the world, so you’re in the know
  • Updates on new innovations in equipment, ingredients and solutions, so you stay a step ahead 
  • Local and international events and happenings, so you stay informed
  • Inspiration and tips with a range of tested recipes
  • An updated list of suppliers to our industry, so you know who’s who 
  • A regular newsletter updating you on all this, conveniently delivered to your inbox

 

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Latest News

Bake with GLAD on World Baking Day – 17th May 2020

 

 

World Baking Day on 17th May is the perfect opportunity to whip out your GLAD Bake & Cooking Paper as it complements this occasion perfectly. With so many uses, GLAD is a wonderful kitchen companion and brilliant for baking. Make sure GLAD helps you in your baking endeavours this Baking Day!

 

 

 

 

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Clean like a Hero with Chux Superwipes

 

 

The Chux® brand is growing in popularity in South Africa and will surely become the heroes in your home. Chux® offers an extensive range of quality cleaning accessories to help you tackle any cleaning challenge. Put them to the test, because Chux® helps make the big chores smaller, when you need all the help you can get.

 

 

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8000th apprentice starts career with Bühler

 

The first months of his apprenticeship as a polymechanic are now a thing of the past – Michael Dörig has successfully finished his period of probation. This makes him the 8000th apprentice to have been trained at Bühler Group over a 100-year history of vocational training. 

 

 

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Serco Keeping It Fresh with Insulated Panel Van

 

 

Frut a Cape Town-based company dealing in fruit products, juices, dry ingredients and frozen products – has had the interior of a panel van which they use for deliveries fully insulated by Serco.


Nic van Nes of the family-owned company said he was pleased with the end result and as the company expanded they would consider getting more of their vehicles insulated through Serco.

 

 

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Glycemic Index Foundation SA turning 21.

 

We will be turning 21 years old this year! Yes, the Glycemic Index Foundation SA was established in 1999. Because we are reaching this milestone, and we say this with great thankfulness, we thought it good to update the set of endorsement logos. 

 

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AB7 2020

Ingredient News

Glycemic Index Foundation SA turning 21.

 

We will be turning 21 years old this year! Yes, the Glycemic Index Foundation SA was established in 1999. Because we are reaching this milestone, and we say this with great thankfulness, we thought it good to update the set of endorsement logos. 

 

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Illovo Sugar Africa launches the Making Sense of Sugar campaign

 

 

Illovo Sugar Africa today announced the launch in Southern Africa of the ‘Making Sense of Sugar’ campaign which aims to inform and educate people on the role sugar can play in the diet.

 

 

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More variety for consumers as IFG launches its delicious Joy Instant Noodle range

 

One of South Africa’s leading FMCG companies – International Food Group (IFG) – has announced it has expanded its popular Pasta Joy range with the launch of its premium quality Joy Instant Noodles, promising superior flavour and convenience with this easy-to-cook meal.

 

 

 

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Barentz strengthens its position in South Africa

 

Barentz strengthens its position in South Africa through a joint venture with SK Chemtrade Services

 

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Baking Courses in Gauteng in October and November

 

I Love 2 Bake / Anchor Yeast are holding a number of fantastic Baking courses in October and November in Gauteng.

 

 

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Equipment News

8000th apprentice starts career with Bühler

 

The first months of his apprenticeship as a polymechanic are now a thing of the past – Michael Dörig has successfully finished his period of probation. This makes him the 8000th apprentice to have been trained at Bühler Group over a 100-year history of vocational training. 

 

 

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Serco Keeping It Fresh with Insulated Panel Van

 

 

Frut a Cape Town-based company dealing in fruit products, juices, dry ingredients and frozen products – has had the interior of a panel van which they use for deliveries fully insulated by Serco.


Nic van Nes of the family-owned company said he was pleased with the end result and as the company expanded they would consider getting more of their vehicles insulated through Serco.

 

 

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Compact milling solution for producing Atta flour

 

 

Atta flour, produced from a variety of wheats, is used in making flat breads like chapati, roti and puri – staple foods in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. 

 

 

 

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Advanced Technology Enhances ISHIDA Mid-Range Weighers

 

 

Ishida Europe has launched an enhanced version of its top-selling mid-range multihead weighers that offers even greater levels of performance in the fast and accurate weighing of a wide variety of dry, frozen and sticky products.

 

 

 

 

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High Capacity Tipper For Mobile Bins

 

 

A new open-chute High-Lift Bin Tipper from Flexicon hydraulically raises and dumps mobile bins into a hopper that feeds an integral flexible screw conveyor operating under loss-of-weight control.

 

 

 

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Company Profiles

Orthochem

 

Largest manufacturer of bread preservatives in the southern hemisphere.

Orthochem is the sole South African manufacturer of Calcium Propionate & Calcium Acetate and has been operating since 1985.

 

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Testo

Testo South Africa is a subsidiary of Testo SE & Co. KGaA with its headquarters in Germany. Testo is a world market leader in the field of portable and stationary measurement solutions with a strong focus on digital quality management software for the food and pharmaceutical industries. 

 

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Ecowize

Operating for over 25 years, Ecowize has grown to become an industry leader in the South African market as well as abroad.

 

Specializing in high performance, high compliance cleaning solutions covering any and all aspects of hygiene from food safety and biosecurity, bringing you what you need from farm to fork..

 

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Cereal & Malt-Extract

Cereal & Malt is a manufacturer of specialized natural ingredients for the food and beverage industry.

We are manufacturers of Malt Extract Syrup, Malt Extract Powder and Speciality Flours.

 

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FACTS Food & Allergy Consulting & Testing Services

 

FACTS offer members of the food and allied industries great depth and breadth of knowledge within one company. We are an authentic, multidisciplinary and connected team of experts, with medical, food science, dietetic, genetic and commercial knowledge.

 

 

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