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Head Office move

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Head Office move

Our head office has relocated from the Kwashukela complex in Mount Edgecombe to new office in Umhlanga Ridge. Our new registered address is 2nd floor, Ridge 6, 20 Ncondo Place,…

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1May
Global GAP

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Global GAP

Our deciduous division achieved excellent results on their annual Global GAP audit for 2022. We achieved full marks with no corrective actions or non-compliant actions identified. Global Gap is the…

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20Apr
eSwatini bananas

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eSwatini bananas

Our banana investment in our farm in Big Bend, eSwatini is beginning to bear fruit. Jaco Badenhorst, GM – Sub-Tropical Fruits, during his recent visit to the eSwatini banana operations.…

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10Apr
New appointment

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New appointment

Dear All, Please join me in welcoming Neliswa Khumalo, who joins us in the role of Legal Officer effective 1 April 2022. Neliswa has a Bachelor of Laws degree and…

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1Apr
CSI – Inkanyiso Daycare Centre

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CSI – Inkanyiso Daycare Centre

On 30 March 2022, a number of our CBL head office staff lent a helping hand to the Inkanyiso Day Care Centre in Howick KZN. Several items and food were…

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30Mar
Mozambique bananas

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Mozambique bananas

Our Group COO, Rory Niven, during his recent visit to our banana farm in southern Mozambique. We are in the process of expanding our banana footprint in the region. We…

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29Mar
New appointment

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New appointment

Dear All, Please join me in welcoming Winile Mthimkhulu, who joins us in the role of Human Resources Officer at Crookes Plantations. Winile has a BCom Honours in Human Resources…

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4Mar
CBL Strategy

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CBL Strategy

The CBL Board and management recently concluded a strategy session which maps out a new direction for the group. A new Vision was adopted and the Values were revisited and…

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24Feb
Unfavourable weather impacts Crookes Brothers interim yields from sugar cane, bananas

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Unfavourable weather impacts Crookes Brothers interim yields from sugar cane, bananas

Unfavourable regional weather negatively impacted yields from sugar cane and bananas reported by Crookes Brothers [JSE:CKS] over the six months until the end of September 2021. The southern African company…

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24Nov
Diamonds Programme

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Diamonds Programme

The Diamond Programme is in its fifth month after it was successfully launched on the 15th October 2021. The highlight from this programme this quarter was the leadership bootcamp which…

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15Oct