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SALTA supports global smart drinking goals

SALTA Quarterly Column

Alcohol abuse is a reality and African countries have been identified as the most affected by harm caused by alcohol consumption.

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Strongbow brings excitement to the heart of Jozi

by Spotong

The world’s no. 1 cider is positioning itself to South African consumers as the perfect drink for the long chill as it can be enjoyed during the day and well into the night.

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How Diageo's J&B Hive is doing great things for the community

Helping entrepreneurs take their business to the next level

“The J&B Hive is more than just a free space to work, but also an incubation hub for up-and-coming talent who need a little help to get their business up to the next level.

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Brand New Beverages

New liquor products

Fresh off the shelves, the brand promises consumers a premium product to pair with their premium choice of drink.


Enough harassment by law enforcement agencies!

Gauteng Liquor Forum Quarterly Column

When they see the shebeen permit, they say it has expired and they confiscate liquor without following proper procedures.


Associations and members say enough is enough!

NTHA Quarterly Column

Liquor traders are hardworking people who sacrifice much to improve their lives and those of their families.

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Winning Wines

Our local favourites are making waves on the international wine scene

The WWSA is considered the world’s most important wine & spirits competition judged by women with the judging panel comprising 100 of the most influential female wine buyers around the globe.

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The many dangers of dodgy alcohol

Cheap, illegal products encourage binge drinking and underage alcohol consumption among other health risks to consumers

The South African economy suffered a loss of R6.4-billion in 2017 due to illicit alcohol activities, an industry that generates an annual revenue of R12.9-billion and which is unregulated.

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Hot off the press

News that informs and inspires in the retail industry

The Act will raise the earnings of an estimated six million South Africans who currently earn below this level.

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Ons dak nie, ons phola hier!

Martin Hlongwa, Salta PEC member

The system of Bantu Education also perpetuated this narrative in the black child's mind.