11 - 13 July 2017
CTICC, Cape Town,
South Africa
 
 
 
 

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Government’s billion Rand boost for agriculture revealed

Trade & Industry Minister Rob Davies revealed full details of the new dti Agro-processing Support Scheme today at Africa’s Big 7 in Johannesburg

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Full details of a R1bn incentive scheme to raise-up the South African agro-processing industry were revealed today at Africa’s Big 7. The plan, unveiled first at the country’s 2017 budget, aims to boost productivity, create jobs and modernise both agricultural machinery and the production process. ...
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One billion rand boost for the agriculture production sector to be revealed during South Africa’s premier food expo

Trade & Industry Minister Rob Davies will reveal full details of the new dti Agro-processing Support Scheme at a special presentation at Africa’s Big 7 next week

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The Department of Trade & Industry (dti) has chosen Africa’s premier food and beverage event to announce its one billion boost for South African agriculture. Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies will announce full details of the new one billion rand Agro-processing Support Scheme (APSS) at ...
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Discover the tastes of tomorrow at Africa’s leading food and beverage conference

The Food Forum 2017 offers delegates the opportunity to learn and gain professional career credits as Africa’s Big 7 goes international in Johannesburg this June

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Africa’s premier food and beverage trade show boast a strong line up of key speakers for its exclusive three-day conference in June. The Food Forum 2017 is a three-day conference focused on key issues across the food sector – from new developments and trends in the restaurant and hospitality sector ...
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From farm to fork – Africa’s top F&B show gets a makeover

Africa’s Big 7, the continent’s leading event for the food & beverage industry runs from June 25 to 27 in South Africa attracting senior buyers from across the sector

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Africa’s premier food and beverage show has been rebranded and has relaunched this year to meet the needs of a changing market.Africa’s Big 7 (AB7) is already the premier meeting place for the food & drink sector. Buyers, and distributors visit to source everything from new ingredients to finished ...
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Exhibitors welcome senior diplomats and thousands of potential customers at Africa's two top trade shows

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‘We have a good business relationship with South Africa and we see this country as our gateway to the rest of Africa’Government ministers and ambassadors from around the world yesterday (Monday June 20) joined retailers and entrepreneurs in Johannesburg at SAITEX 2016 and its co-located expo Africa’...
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'Great start' for Africa's biggest shows

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“We’ve seen a high level of senior international buyers visiting and reports are already coming from exhibitors who have secured orders and contracts”Business leaders from across southern Africa converged on Johannesburg yesterday as two of Africa’s biggest trade shows opened for the first day....
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Poland boosts links with South Africa one of our most important trade partners

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Deputy Minister of Agriculture leads delegation to food and drink expo in Johannesburg at start week of negotiations with South Africa’s agriculture leadersSouth Africa is one of Poland’s key trade partners with the agricultural sector alone worth moremore than US$110m… and there’s more to come, ...
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Africa's biggest food & beverage expo opens its doors to the world

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Africa’s Big 7 2016 and the three-day Food Forum conference at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand runs from Sunday June 19 until Tuesday June 21More than 300 exhibitors will be joined today (June 19) at South Africa’s Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand by thousands of international ...
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European breakfast cereal giant sets its sights on South African market

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Sante is among top Polish producers using Africa’s Big 7 food & beverage expo to target new importers and retailers A POLISH breakfast cereal giant begins its big push into southern Africa this weekend with the ambition to make Sante as familiar as Kellogg’s to shoppers.Sante is one of nine ...
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Africa’s food suppliers target international exports in the drive for growth and profit

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Suppliers at the continent’s largest food expo that begins on Sunday reveal aggressive plans for investment and expansion in the run up the three-day exhibition.Companies from across the world arrive in Johannesburg this weekend for the start of the biggest food and beverage expo on the continent....
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Top economist will discuss Land Reform as part of The Food Forum 2016 in Johannesburg

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Following new South African government pledges to speed up Land Reform over the weekend, Africa’s biggest food expo promises expert analysis at a major conference in Johannesburg next month.Africa’s Big Seven (AB7) attracts hundreds of exhibitors from around the world and hosts The Food Forum 2016, ...
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Packaging Bonanza at Africa's Big Seven

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Packaging in the food and beverage sector is one of the world’s fastest growing industries as it tries to keep up with the massive growth and diversity of new products sweeping through consumer markets. This is most evident in Africa where a growing middle class population shows an ever-increasing ...
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Why Swiss ingredient supplier sees Africa’s Big 7 as ‘a gateway to the continent’

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       Calcipur makes icing whiter, cakes rise higher and cereals crunchier… and all with the benefits of a calcium-rich diet for stronger bones and teethThe world’s leading supplier of a natural calcium supplement used to fortify baby foods, cereals and baked goods arrives in Africa next month....
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Melissa’s explains why Africa’s Big 7 was its first choice to show its premium products

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One of South Africa’s most successful food and homeware brands Melissa’s has chosen Africa’s biggest food and beverage expo to share its 400-strong product range and offer franchise opportunities.   Africa’s Big Seven 2016 (AB7) runs from June 19 to 21 at Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand, ...
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Africa’s top food & beverage expo will focus on cutting food waste

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Minimising food waste will be key issue at Africa’s largest food retail exhibition in Johannesburg in June.As southern Africa recovers from one of its severest droughts and comes to terms with soaring food prices, the real cost of waste has never been more relevant.Africa’s Big Seven (AB7) is the ...
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