HARARE, August 22 (The Source) – Regional cement maker Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) says its Zimbabwe operation recorded double digit volume growth in the quarter ended June, attributable to investment in the Harare mill. Last November, the company commissioned an $82 million plant in Harare,… Read More
HARARE, August 18 (The Source) – Buildings materials maker Turnall Holdings on Friday said cash flow and production volumes are showing signs of recovery in the second half of the year after a ‘difficult’ first half period.
VICTORIA FALLS, August 4 (The Source) – Proplastics says revenue levels for the first half of the year surpassed last year’s as the plastic products manufacturer’s production continues to rise since installation of a new plant.
HARARE, July 26 (The Source) – Cigarette maker BAT’s net income rose 27 percent to $4,6 million in the half-year to June, from $3,6 million achieved in the comparable period last year driven by improved efficiencies.
VICTORIA FALLS, July 25, (The Source) – Beverage giant Delta Corporation says it is closing its Victoria Falls distribution depot as the company moves to rationalise its operations. The company currently operates 23 distribution depots across the country. Corporate Affairs Director Alex Makamure told The… Read More
HARARE, July 20 (The Source) – Beverage giant Delta Corporation on Thursday reported a two percent increase in revenue for the first quarter to June 30 relative to the comparable period last year driven by volume growth in most segments.
HARARE, July 7 (The Source) – Plastics manufacturer Proplastics says it has received board approval to construct a new $5 million factory with work expected to commence in the third quarter upon getting regulatory approvals.
BULAWAYO, July 6 (The Source) – General Beltings Limited, Zimbabwe’s sole manufacturer of conveyor belts says capacity utilisation has risen to 40 percent but business remains constrained due to an influx of imports despite a government ban on imports.
MUTARE, July 5 (The Source) – Mutare Bottling Company (MBC) has suspended a distribution agreement with Schweppes Zimbabwe saying the deal was not favourable.
MUTARE, July 4 (The Source) – Mutare Bottling Company (MBC) says its revenue declined by 20 percent while sales volumes slumped by 17 percent in the period between 2014 and 2016, as cheap imports from Mozambique flooded the eastern region, its catchment area. MBC, which… Read More
HARARE, June 30 (The Source) – Starafrica Corporation posted a 75 growth in revenue to $32,6 million for the year ended March 31, driven by improved production at its Goldstar Sugars Harare (GSSH) and profitability at Country Choice Foods (CFC).The company recorded positive earnings before… Read More
HARARE, June 28 (The Source) – General Beltings Holdings says a 38 percent reduction in prices resulted in the company remaining in a loss position in the first six months of the year, but it anticipates a second half recovery supported by new partnerships.
KWEKWE, June 13 (The Source) – The newly constructed Livetouch Cement manufacturing plant in Redcliff near Kwekwe has began production, but on a low scale, the chief executive has said. “We have started producing cement but its demand based. We are still testing the market… Read More
HARARE, June 8 (The Source) – Hippo Valley Estates, the local unit of South African sugar processor Tongaat Hulett, on Thursday reported a net income of $7,7 million for the full-year to March 31 from a loss of $6,5 million previously, driven by increased revenue… Read More
HARARE, June 2 (The Source) – Electrical goods manufacturer and retailer, Powerspeed’s net income for the interim period to March more than doubled to $580,673 from $161,595 recorded in the comparable period last year on increased revenue and cost containment measures. Turnover was up 13… Read More