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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
  • A regular newsletter updating you on all of this, conveniently delivered to your inbox
  • A platform to use to showcase your company, brands, products and/or services




Latest Local News

Technical sales representative wanted.

        We are growing and hiring.



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Christmas Food Ideas



Christmas means different things to different people, but one thing is for sure – the holiday season is synonymous with food! Are you ready to offer your customers all their traditional holiday favourites and a few interesting new options?




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Gammon, Ham and Kassler production


The production processes and tastes of ham, gammon and Kassler are very similar. What exactly distinguishes a ham from a gammon and what makes Kassler unique?





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Safety, and the new normal, in focus at leading food & drink trade show

The new normal, emerging trends and safety will be among the hot topics under discussion at food & drink technology (fdt) Africa, the continent’s leading beverage and food processing, filling and packaging industry trade show, next year.



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Defrosting and Tempering of food products




PHT Masterclass: Defrosting and Tempering of food products








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Latest International News

Key Technology and Heat and Control Form Strategic Partnership


Key Technology and Heat and Control Form Strategic Partnership in South Africa and Sub-Saharan



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Heat and Control – 70 years of innovation




Heat and Control®, a world-leading equipment manufacturer and food processing industry supplier, marks two major milestones in 2020—the 70th anniversary of the company and the 25th anniversary of FastBack®, the industry pioneer and leading horizontal motion conveyor.




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MEVIRSA – Complete solutions for rabbit abattoirs.


Since 1986 we have specialised in the manufacture of machinery and accessories for rabbit abattoirs. Throughout this time, our techniques have evolved to adapt to the increasingly demanding market and we currently undertake complete production plant projects.





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Tray Sealing Perfect For The Online Boom, Says PROSEAL


Tray sealing specialist Proseal says the tray sealing format is providing the ideal packaging solution for the increasing number of online and home delivery services, now being introduced for both food and non-food applications.





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Unilever and Algenuity partner to explore use of microalgae protein


Wageningen, the Netherlands – Today Unilever and biotech start-up Algenuity are announcing a new partnership to delve into the huge potential microalgae bring in innovating future foods for Unilever’s plant-based portfolio. Algenuity, which specialises in developing microalgae for use in consumer products, will work with the R&D team within Unilever’s Foods and Refreshment (F&R) division to explore ways of bringing foods made with microalgae to the market.




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Company Profile


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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Jungheinrich South Africa


Jungheinrich South Africa is a direct subsidiary of Jungheinrich AG, Germany. Jungheinrich AG is worldwide one of three leading companies in the material handling equipment, warehousing and material flow engineering sectors, as well as the European leader in warehousing technology.


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Go Girl Couriers



Go Girl Couriers is a full-service courier and concierge company that provides a selection of specialized and reliable services for a diverse clientele that includes individuals and organizations.



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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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