A more eco-friendly aspetic carton Elopak has debuted a more eco-friendly aseptic carton – the Pure-Pak eSense. The new Pure-Pak eSense is the same shape as the consumer friendly Pure-Pak Sense Aseptic carton, with the ‘e’ standing for eco-friendly – and without an aluminium layer that...

Flavoured water like none other! Air Up is a startup from Munich that has developed a revolutionary drinking system that flavours water just by scent – 0% sugars, 0% additives, 100% taste. Co-founder Lena Jüngst, asserts the concept is both good for consumer health and is a “more...

SA’s bottled water sourced from the sky Paarl-based water company AquaSky has developed an innovative model of bottled water produced from the air – offering local restaurants, hotels and retailers a sustainable source of pure bottled water with a difference. Harvesting water from the clear blue...

Synercore brews up Ginger Brew Ginger beer with a kick has been a big thing in Covid times in SA, thanks to four lockdown prohibitions on liquor sales. Synercore has come up with some fun innovation to meet this demand… Synercore, the multifaceted foodbev ingredient and...

SAB introduces new premium lager SAB has introduced Castle Double Malt – the country’s first ever double malt lager. This new addition to the Castle family, says SAB, is another celebration of Castle’s 126 year legacy in beer and brings together malts from two of the...

Potato milk another new alternative As curiosity and interest grows over plant-based milk options, so, too, do new origins – the latest on our horizon is potato milk.  Swedish-based Veg of Lund has created the Dug brand of potato milk.  The idea for Dug is rooted (!) in Professor Eva...