Famous Brands adds Italian flair to best-in-class brand portfolio with acquisition of Europa and Fego
Monday, 26 November 2012
Johannesburg; Monday, 26 November 2012: Famous Brands (JSE share code: FBR) has acquired the franchise agreements, trademarks and intellectual property of the Europa and Fego Caffé brands from family-owned business...
Famous Brands wins prestigious Netcare Net Cafe tender
Thursday, 22 November 2012
The Netcare Group, which operates South Africa's largest private hospital network, has awarded Creative Coffees franchising company, a division of Famous Brands, a contract to provide a branded restaurant and retail solution...
Famous Brands delivers strong results
Monday, 22 October 2012
"Famous Brands has reported strong results for the six months ended 31 August 2012 in an environment of continued subdued consumer spend and intense margin pressure across the retail landscape," says CEO, Kevin Hedderwick.
Famous Brands' ground-breaking diary partnership boosts its business and benefits black farmers
Tues, 09 October 2012
In pursuit of the Groups deliberate strategy to build and expand its manufacturing capability and leverage opportunities in the supply chain, Famous Brands has entered into a ground-breaking joint-venture partnership with the Coega Dairy Company...
Famous Brands' african expansion boosted by Namibian agreement
Monday, 09 July 2012
In line with Famous Brands' stated growth strategy to expand its presence into Africa, the Group has awarded the Namibian Master License agreement for the newly re-launched Milky Lane brand to Namibian national, De Wet Oosthuizen.
Famous Brands awarded first position in prestigious Financial Mail Top Companies Competition
Monday, 02 July 2012
Famous Brands has been awarded the Financial Mails "Top Company" accolade for 2012. This annual competition showcases South Africas best companies. Winners were congratulated for achieving "True high performance in their sectors...
Famous Brands full of beans with acquisition of coffee company, Java Lava
Tuesday, 26 June 2012
Famous Brands has acquired a 60% controlling stake in Java Lava Beverage Manufacturers (Pty) Ltd, a privately owned state-of-the-art coffee roasting and packaging business that supplies product to a range of existing food service and retail clients...
Famous Brands forges ahead in subdued economy to deliver robust results
Monday, 21 May 2012
Notwithstanding subdued trading conditions, Famous Brands has delivered commendable results for the year ended 29 February 2012, achieved through "intensified focus and improvements in the front and back ends of the business," says CEO...
Famous Brands voluntary sales update
Monday, 23 January 2012
Famous Brands has delivered a satisfying performance for the three months commencing October 2011 and ending December 2011, in line with management’s expectations. System-wide turnover (including new restaurants)...