RFG Increases Sales By 8% As Lockdown Impacts Key Products

RFG reported a resilient performance in the year to September 2020 as turnover increased by 8.3% to R5.9 billion, despite Covid-19 impacting sales and profitability in the fruit juice and pie categories, and severely curtailing exports to China.

Pieter Hanekom Appointed Deputy CEO Of RFG

Pieter Hanekom, the managing director of the Long Life Foods division of Rhodes Food
Group, has been appointed as deputy CEO of RFG Holdings Limited with effect from 8
July 2020.

RFG Sales Up 10% On Strong Domestic Demand

RFG increased group turnover by 9.6% to R2.9 billion in the six months to end March 2020 as the regional business across South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa grew sales by 11.5%.