Philafrica Foods acquires majority shareholding in Sunshine Bakery

Philafrica Foods has taken up a majority shareholding in Sunshine Bakery effective 1 April 2019.  Sunshine Bakery is a branded regional player with the potential to expand nationally. Sunshine Bakery currently manufactures and distributes bread…

In conversation with Roland Decorvet, Philafrica Foods CEO

The world will feed itself in Africa where the land is – Roland Decorvet!   PHILAFRICA FOODS is headquartered in South Africa where the organisation owns and operates maize mills, wheat mills, an oilseed-crushing, extraction, and…

Business with a Purpose

Food Across Africa Philafrica Foods’ three-pronged strategy is set to capitalise on  African agricultural opportunity by reducing imports and increasing exports; enriching hundreds of thousands of local farmers in the process THE…

Acquisition to promote cassava production in sub-Saharan Africa

Philafrica Foods, one of the largest food processing companies in South Africa, has announced its acquisition of a majority stake in The Dutch Agricultural Development & Trading Company’s (DADTCO) cassava processing activities. DADTCO…

Philafrica: ‘Animal feed is by far the biggest potential food category…the challenge is finding the raw material’

Newly formed food and feed processing company Philafrica sets out plans for expansion across Southern Africa, where it plans to invest $50-100m over the next two years, with the feed sector earmarked as a focus for growth. In…

Philafrica Foods kry Mosambiekse hoendervennoot

Philafrica Foods, deel van die Afgri-groep, het ’n vennootskap met ’n Mosambiekse hoenderprodusent gesluit om die potensiaal in die bedryf te ontgin. Sowat 60% tot 70% van die hoendervleis wat in Mosambiek geëet word, word ingevoer…

Afgri heads back to poultry business | Business Day | Neels Blom | 18 October 2017

Agricultural investment company Afgri is re-entering the poultry business through its subsidiary Philafrica Foods in a 50-50 joint venture in northern Mozambique. The recently launched Philafrica has earmarked up to R1.5bn for investment…

Mozambique poultry industry gets a boost from SA

A partnership between South Africa’s Philafrica Foods and Mozambique’s Novos Horizontes aimed to improve chicken production and supply in the coastal country. Philafrica invested especially in locally sourced raw materials, while Novos…

Philafrica to spend up to ZAR 1.5bn on African food processing opportunities over next 24 months

Philafrica Foods, a South Africa-based food processing firm owned by agricultural services company Afgri, plans to spend about ZAR 1bn to ZAR 1.5bn (USD 73.5m to USD 110m) over the next 24 months on food processing opportunities in…