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Where our crammed full of goodness tomoatoes grow….

As the largest producer of branded food products in Sub-Saharan Africa, the growth and development of the agricultural sector in South Africa is vital to a company like Tiger Brands. A thriving local agri-market creates significant wins for all relevant… Read more >

Providing support to communities through our SED initiatives

  For Tiger Brands, nutrition security is not just about “tummy-fill”. It’s about going beyond access to calories: it considers a community’s access to essential nutrients as vital to overcome challenges to both malnutrition and obesity. Tiger Brands acknowledges the… Read more >

Thoughts on Leadership Principles from the man behind our award winning brand powerhouse Albany

According to Eric Garton for Harvard Business Review, “Effective leadership isn’t generic. To achieve great performance, companies need a leadership profile that reflects their unique context, strategy, business model, and culture—the company’s unique behavioral signature. To win in the market,… Read more >

Tiger Brands Foundation in-school breakfast programme serves 50 millionth meal

  More than five years ago, Tiger Brands Foundation’s in-school breakfast programme started serving a nutritious breakfast meal to learners in no-fee paying schools.  The Foundation today will mark the serving of its 50 millionth meal, says Eugene Absolom, director… Read more >

Tiger Brands launches the University of the Western Cape (UWC) Food Bank

For hundreds of students of the University of the Western Cape (UWC), long-awaited nutritional support has finally become a reality. The journey began in 2014 when Mr Stafford Bomester of UWC Donor Relations began liaising with Tiger Brands around his… Read more >

More Than Just CSI

As a leading South African food producer and a household name for some of the country’s best-loved food brands, at Tiger Brands we always believed that our products add value to people’s lives. When considering the SSED strategy for the… Read more >

What is a Guideline Daily Amounts Table (GDA)

Guideline Daily Amounts or GDAs help you to maintain a balanced and healthy diet for you and your family. The GDAs provide the amounts of nutrients in food that you need to monitor. Your GDA is not a target you… Read more >

Why Good Nutrition is Important

Healthy eating is an essential component of a healthy lifestyle.  As a result, it is important to make food choices that build a healthy balanced diet. The amount of food that can be eaten from each food group varies depending… Read more >

Unpacking Salt and Sugar Regulations

South Africa operates within a robust regulatory framework. Over the years, the regulations that have impacted the FMCG industry have become more prolific. Government uses regulation as a mechanism to manage public health, societal issues and environmental sustainability. Violating regulations, whether… Read more >

Salt Consumption – Is it your Choice?

Healthy eating is an essential component of a healthy lifestyle.  As a result, it is important to make food choices that build a healthy balanced diet.   International health organisations, such as the World Health Organization (WHO) along with many… Read more >