Cash-strapped consumers now selective with food too

2020-02-13 05:00

Tiger Brands witnessed declines in sales of non-essentials, including mayonnaise and canned veggies.

Tiger Brands announces new CEO as MacDougall retires

2020-01-29 09:19

The food and beverage group says its current chief financial officer, Noel Doyle, has been appointed its new CEO with effect from February 1.

Tiger Brands earnings down 17%, still reeling from listeriosis outbreak

2019-11-22 09:03

Food and beverage company Tiger Brands' headline earnings per share is down 17%, on the back of a difficult trading environment.

Listeriosis class action case could be delayed 'for years'

2019-10-09 05:36

The class action brought against Tiger Brands following a listeriosis outbreak caused by some of its products, could take years before it finally gets to court.

South Africans are trying to save money on food - by shopping less and stocking up on specials

2019-05-22 14:17

Some 70% of consumers will buy a bigger pack if it's on promotion, and it offers value

Tiger Brands receives listeriosis class action summons, vows to fight it

2019-04-17 10:07

In February, the court determined that Richard Spoor Attorneys could go ahead with its class action application representing more than 1000 people affected by the listeriosis outbreak that claimed over 200 lives.

This is how much South Africa’s listeriosis victims may get, lawyers say

2018-12-05 10:00

There are some 1,000 claimants in the class action lawsuit triggered by Listeria traced back to Tiger Brands' Enterprise polony factory. If they are all successful in those claims, best-guess estimates suggest they will be paid between R100 million and R2 billion.

UPDATE: Court rules that listeriosis class action can go ahead

2018-12-03 11:24

More than 200 people lost their lives due to the listeriosis outbreak which infected over a thousand people.

Tiger Brands reopens meat processing plant after listeriosis outbreak

2018-10-12 10:41

Tiger Brands is re-opening its meat products processing facility that was closed following a major listeriosis outbreak.

Investors dump Tiger Brands after profit warning

2018-08-16 12:31

Tiger Brands share price slumped more than 10% after the food, home and personal care products maker warned that annual profits would be up to 37% lower than the previous year.


Tiger Brands shares slump in wake of trading update

2020-02-12 11:40

The food producer is expecting a drop in its headline earnings per share of up to 37% for the six months ended March 2020.

Sales of Beacon chocolate shot up thanks to new wrappers

2019-11-22 14:37

In otherwise downbeat results, Tiger Brands reported one bright spot.

Tiger Brands wants to sell listeriosis-hit Enterprise

2019-11-08 10:19

It has received several bids for its processed meats business, which includes Renown and Bokkie.

These South African CEOs are now out. Investors think these bosses could be next

2019-06-03 16:33

Professional investors believe more could be heading (or pushed) to the door.

Tiger Brands profit drops 12% in wake of listeriosis outbreak

2019-05-22 09:04

Tiger Brands said first-half profit fell as Africa’s biggest publicly traded packaged-food company battles to overcome weak economic growth and the aftermath of a deadly outbreak of listeriosis.

No summons for listeriosis class action suit yet - Tiger Brands

2019-02-20 11:02

Tiger Brands, which had to recall cold meat products after a listeriosis outbreak early in 2018, says it has not yet received a summons for a class action suit.

Listeriosis: Tiger Brands to cooperate with class action - but maintains it's not guilty yet

2018-12-03 20:06

Tiger Brands chief corporate affairs officer Mary Jane Morifi said the company would support the class action notice process to ensure that anyone with a legitimate claim can be informed of the class action.

Tiger Brands reels from impact of listeriosis outbreak

2018-11-22 10:23

Tiger Brands' financial results show that the company has been hammered by tough trading conditions, including the impact of a deadly listeriosis outbreak.

This is how much cheaper polony is right now – compared to before listeriosis

2018-09-04 08:21

The price of polony initially fell by 14.4%, but has recovered slightly and is now 3.8% cheaper than in 2017.

Tiger Brands may not find how deadly bacteria entered its plant

2018-06-21 07:08

Tiger Brands may never know how a strain of bacteria linked by the government to the world’s deadliest outbreak of listeriosis entered its factory, Bloomberg reports.

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