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Your News and Information portal to the Abattoir, Butchery, Meat Processing and Deli Industries

This site, with its regular newsletters dedicated to the Abattoir, Butchery, Meat Processing and Deli industries brings you:

  • The latest news and developments from South Africa and the world.
  • Updates and new innovations in equipment, ingredients and solutions, so that you stay a step ahead
  • Local and International events and happenings, so that you stay informed
  • An updated list of suppliers to the industry, so you know who’s who
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  • A platform to use to showcase your company, brands, products and/or services




Latest Local News

BMG Provides Critical Engineering Support To Essential Service Providers



BMG – one of South Africa’s leading engineering solutions specialists – has been authorised to provide engineering components and services to businesses approved as ‘essential service’ providers, during the country’s COVID-19 lockdown period.





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Gloves on, or gloves off?


The global COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdown of many countries in the world, including
South Africa, has really put hand hygiene in the spotlight. Which, as a hygiene services provider, is where Initial has always maintained it should be.





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Calling power women in hospitality: entries now open for new awards!


Entries are now open for the inaugural Women in Food, Beverage & Hospitality Awards, the new highlight of the Hotel & Hospitality Show



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Delicious cooking experience with Welbilt.



Welbilt & Sence of Taste Chef School hosted a delicious cooking experience  in Cape Town recently featuring the state of the art Convothern & Merrychef ovens from Welbilt.





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BMG hosts specialist Food & Beverage Expo.


BMG hosted its second specialist Food & Beverage Expo, to highlight the importance of pristine hygiene standards throughout the food logistics chain – from farmers, processors, manufacturers and packagers, to distributors, retailers and consumers.





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Latest International News

Helping to protect lives and livelihoods from the Covid-19 pandemic



Unilever contributes more than €100m to continue helping people affected around the world





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Corbion Strategy Update: Advance 2025


During its Capital Markets Day for analysts and investors in Amsterdam today, Corbion management will present its strategy for the period 2020-2025: Advance 2025. 




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Barentz Pakistan enters into a Joint Venture with Matco Foods in Pakistan


Barentz international B.V. and Matco Foods Limited officially announce the start of a new Joint Venture in Pakistan, following agreement between both parties. 



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New Ink Added To LINX Range


Linx Printing Technologies has introduced an ink specially formulated to resist moisture, colour change and transference.  It is ideal for consistent coding through pouch and can retort applications where the contents are cooked in the packaging after they are coded.



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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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FoodNext Africa

Company Profile

Floorshield Systems


We are a specialised applicator of Polyurethane and Epoxy floors.



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South Spice


South Spice International was founded in 1990 and offers premium products from around the world directly to all sectors of the food industry including butchers, wholesalers, spice distributors, manufacturers, caterers, bakeries and retail stores.


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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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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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AGQPE is a specialist supplier of MAP packaging, sealing film and packaging machines. AGQPE specializes in extending shelf-life of packed meat.



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