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Burger King and @Dylantero invite all Twitch fans to cook their own Whopper online
Burger King and @Dylantero invite all Twitch fans to cook their own Whopper online

The pioneer initiative, targeted to the 1.5 million Twitch users in Chile, wants to bring them all together so their comments build a custom burger which will be sold at selected Burger King restaurants...

Issued by Burger King 2 days ago

Krispy Kreme is heading to Cape Town
Krispy Kreme is heading to Cape Town

Krispy Kreme's signature glazed doughnuts will soon be available in Cape Town as the company has announced plans to open its first store in the Mother City...

2 days ago

Melrose Arch to welcome 5 new eateries
Melrose Arch to welcome 5 new eateries

Five new restaurants - Café Rio, JB's Corner, Ono Poké Eatery, Rodizio Brazilian Grill and Tapas and Tiger's Milk - will open in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg during the course of the year...

3 days ago

The most valuable global retail brands for 2019
The most valuable global retail brands for 2019

The results of the second annual BrandZ Top 75 Most Valuable Global Retail Brands have been revealed. The research shows that the world's most valuable retail brands are worth $339 billion more...

14 May 2019

Mugg & Bean reveals new Move Thru format
Mugg & Bean reveals new Move Thru format

Mugg & Bean has introduced a new 'Move Thru' store format with the first outlet opened in Cape Town today.

14 May 2019

Is experiential retail delivering for SA malls?
Is experiential retail delivering for SA malls?

As more and more trading takes place through an online channel with a consequent reduction in comparative trading densities, we can expect a shift in how malls inform their key metrics such as tenant mix and rent-to-turnover ratios...

3 May 2019

Siwundla hates taking selfies, so took this one especially, and captions it: “The lesser spotted Inoba selfie. A rare find.” We added the burger and crown emoji.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Inoba Siwundla

This Worker's Day, we go behind the selfie with Inoba Siwundla, brand manager at Burger King South Africa...

By Leigh Andrews 1 May 2019

Drinks delivery app Quench expands to Gauteng and KZN
Drinks delivery app Quench expands to Gauteng and KZN

Alcohol delivery app Quench has launched in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal with a new redesigned app. The business has been delivering cold alcoholic beverages to customers in the Western Cape since 2016...

26 Apr 2019

Skip the queue, earn rewards with Kauai's new app
Skip the queue, earn rewards with Kauai's new app

Health food chain Kauai has launched a new app that lets customers order ahead, skip the queue and earn rewards...

23 Apr 2019

Ratanga returns in R57m Canal Walk upgrade
Ratanga returns in R57m Canal Walk upgrade

Canal Walk Shopping Centre is set to undergo a multi-million-rand renovation, which will see a revamp of its food court and the inclusion of The Ratanga Family Entertainment Centre...

18 Apr 2019

New director and marketing manager join Heineken SA
New director and marketing manager join Heineken SA

Heineken South Africa (Heineken) has announced the appointment of Natalie Jantjies as digital transformation director and management team member, as well as Lauren Muller as marketing manager for Heineken...

Issued by Heineken South Africa 15 Apr 2019

The need for speed in modern retail
The need for speed in modern retail

In an age where leisure time is an increasingly precious commodity, customers are placing an even greater premium on convenience...

By Refilwe Maluleke 8 Apr 2019

Stock image. Not a Burger King burger. © Christian Wiediger via .
Burger King tests plant-based meat with an impossible whopper

Burger King, known for meaty excess like its 1,150-calorie Bacon King sandwich, is now selling a plant-based burger...

2 Apr 2019

Cappy #CappyBreaks Breakfast #CappyZA
Cappy #CappyBreaks Breakfast #CappyZA

Cappy 100% fruit juice blend needs you to take on the challenge of breaking a Guinness World Record...

Issued by Offlimit Communications 28 Mar 2019

Tops At Spar Wine Show to go on a 7-city nationwide tour
Tops At Spar Wine Show to go on a 7-city nationwide tour

The Tops At Spar Wine Show will stop at seven cities when it embarks on a nationwide tour from 9 May to 30 November 2019...

27 Mar 2019

South Africa's best bars and bartenders for 2019 announced
South Africa's best bars and bartenders for 2019 announced

The winners of the 2019 Bar (Bartending Accolades and Recognition) Awards were recently announced at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC)...

27 Mar 2019

Bolt to offer new food delivery service in SA
Bolt to offer new food delivery service in SA

Bolt, the ride-hailing platform formerly known as Taxify, is planning to add food delivery to its service offering...

26 Mar 2019

Screen grab from the ad.
#OrchidsandOnions: Take a bow, McDonald's

And the Onion goes to... Chicken Licken, for its bullying tactics towards a vegan eatery...

By Brendan Seery 19 Mar 2019

Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos bar
Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos bar

Sotano in Bree Street recently opened a pintxos bar serving elevated bar snacks for the after work crowd...

By Ruth Cooper 18 Mar 2019

Rooibos exports to Japan hit record high in 2018
Rooibos exports to Japan hit record high in 2018

More than 2,000 tonnes of rooibos was shipped to Japan in 2018 - the largest consignment since the South African indigenous tea was first introduced to the Japanese in the '80s...

13 Mar 2019

Poorer South Africans are bombarded with fast food. Shutterstock
Local solutions can boost healthier food choices in South Africa

The crisis in health triggered by cheap food that's high in fat and sugar is now well documented...

By Karen Hofman & Safura Abdool Karim 11 Mar 2019

Darling Brew opens in Woodstock
Darling Brew opens in Woodstock

Darling Brew's craft beers are now available in Cape Town. With more than beer tasting and food on offer, Darling Brew Woodstock will also showcase live music, open mic nights, brew classes and speed dating...

6 Mar 2019

Spur founder Allen Ambor retires
Spur founder Allen Ambor retires

Effective from 1 March, founder of Spur Corporation Allen Ambor has officially retired after more than 50 years of service at the food franchise business...

1 Mar 2019

Womxn in Food - FOOD XX: Honouring the game changers and supporting the startups
Womxn in Food - FOOD XX: Honouring the game changers and supporting the startups

The inaugural Womxn in Food - FOOD XX Awards and Symposium took place at Jetty 5 at the V&A Waterfront on the 12 February 2019...

By Ruth Cooper 26 Feb 2019

Championing local flavours in the South African market
Championing local flavours in the South African market

Ezelna Jones, group marketing executive at Burger King South Africa, explains what it takes to build a global brand in our local market...

Issued by Burger King 25 Feb 2019

The diversification of retail in Kenya
The diversification of retail in Kenya

Kenya's retail sector is diversifying with the entry of new players and international brands into the market. This is despite the retail sector growing at a "lethargic rate"...

22 Feb 2019

Will 2019 really be the year of the vegan?
Will 2019 really be the year of the vegan?

The Economist recently declared 2019 'The Year of the Vegan'. There can no longer be any doubt that veganism, and the embracing of a greater plant-based diet, is going mainstream...

By Tammy Fry 21 Feb 2019

Naughty and nice treat trends
Naughty and nice treat trends

Sometimes we all need a little "me time", a small treat to look forward to at the end of a long day or a hard week, or (what is set to be) a gruelling year...

By Bronwyn Williams 19 Feb 2019

Wolfgat crowned Best Restaurant of the Year at World Restaurant Awards
Wolfgat crowned Best Restaurant of the Year at World Restaurant Awards

#NEWSWATCH: Paternoster-based restaurant Wolfgat was named The Best Restaurant of the Year at the inaugural World Restaurant Awards, which was held in Paris on 18 February 2019...

19 Feb 2019

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