Enterprise Polony is back on shelves after listeriosis – with ‘improved food safety’ and a price higher than the competition

2019-01-31 06:09

Enterprise's polony factory was linked to the listeria bacteria that killed more than 200 people. Less than a year later is back on shelves under the same name – with a promise of better food safety – and at price higher than some other brands.

Albany will change its brown bread packaging after a complaint

2018-10-03 06:18

Albany's Ultima brown bread labelling could mislead consumers.

Tiger Brands plans to be making polony again by October – and has high hopes for using its old frozen pork

2018-05-24 08:51

Frozen pork meant for the currently closed Enterprise facility has so far tested negative for listeria, Tiger Brands says, but it still has R80 million worth to check.

Watchdog's hands tied on processed meat facilities

2018-03-09 13:36

National regulator NRCS has told Parliament that it does not have the mandate to proactively review the standards of meat processing facilities, but can check them against legislated standards if delegated to do so.

This morning listeriosis cost Tiger Brands R5.7 billion in market capitalisation – but analysts are not worried just quite yet

2018-03-05 11:23

Tiger Brands has been hit hard, RCL much less so, as everyone tries to figure out just how much the deadly listeria outbreak is going to cost.

Tiger on the prowl for new ideas

2016-12-08 10:37

Tiger Brands’ results for the year to end September weren’t great, but new CEO Lawrence MacDougall is injecting some much-needed intensity and making his presence felt.

Tiger heads for calmer waters

2016-05-27 06:30

Tiger Brands is recovering from past “missteps” and a strategic review by its new CEO aims to identify growth opportunities as well as possible headwinds coming its way.

Tiger Brands fires Kenya unit managers

2015-05-20 14:45

Tiger Brands has fired managers at its Kenyan unit after they overstated sales last year to achieve operational targets.

Tiger chair steps down

2012-01-17 11:46

Tiger Brands chairperson Lex van Vught will give up the post from next month.


There’s a huge price difference between pap brands - here's why

2018-11-19 14:56

There is now an almost R50 difference between different brands for a 12.5kg maize meal bag.

Tiger Brands’ road to recovery

2018-06-05 10:26

Tiger Brands has taken a pummelling since its Enterprise Foods division was linked to the listeriosis outbreak that cost more than 200 lives. And the remediating measures come at a price.

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has zero doubt Enterprise was responsible for listeriosis – but Tiger Brands is not ready to settle just yet

2018-04-21 12:13

The NICD is certain Tiger Brand's Enterprise factory – and only that factory – was responsible for spreading deadly listeria. But Tiger is not sure yet, and is using freedom of information rules to demand data.

Why Tiger Brands' CEO couldn't say sorry

2018-03-05 18:26

Lawrence MacDougall probably followed legal advice. One investor believes he should have 'over-reacted' instead.

The Consumer Commission is strongly encouraging stores to give full refunds on listeriosis-affected products like polony – with or without a receipt

2018-03-05 10:10

Returns without a till slip are usually somewhere between difficult and impossible, but the National Consumer Commission is pushing retailers not to turn away people with bags full of cold meats.

Tiger on the prowl for new ideas

2016-12-08 10:36

Tiger Brands’ results for the year to end September weren’t great, but new CEO Lawrence MacDougall is injecting some much-needed intensity and making his presence felt.

Oats so good!

2015-11-12 11:29

Why Jungle Oats has been South Africa’s breakfast of champions for the past 95 years.

Tastic Simply Delicious products recalled

2014-10-16 12:08

Tiger Brands has recalled certain products in their Tastic Simply Delicious range after they tested positive for banned colourants that contain potentially toxic and carcinogenic properties.

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