Guest Accommodation Association "BABASA" assists you with discounts, industry news, optional marketing exposure, Consultant Services and "how to" information. Membership open to Accommodation Establishments, Startups and Industry Suppliers of goods and services. Do you want to save time removing a great deal of Hassles off your plate? Then Join BABASA.Website
The Consumer Goods Council of South Africa (CGCSA) is a member organisation that acts as the representative body of the entire consumer goods industry. Established in 2002, we have more than 12 000 member companies, large and small, across the consumer goods value chain – including the retail, wholesale and manufacturing sectors. The CGCSA facilitates engagement between stakeholders in the industry, and we represent the interests of the industry to the government and other relevant parties.Website
Established in 1949, FEDHASA has been operating as a non-profit trade association and maintaining the interests of South Africa's hospitality industry role players.
As the lobbying body for the SA hospitality industry, FEDHASA has been at the forefront of issues and legislative matters that affect the hospitality sector.Website
GHASA was established in 1992 when a group of establishment owners got together to promote the guest house industry.
In 2000, GHASA became a private company, known as Guest House Association of SA (Pty) Limited, also incorporating the Self-Catering Registry of SA.
Over the past 19 years, GHASA has become well known as experts in quality guest house accommodation, offering many benefits, assistance and valued advice to members, as well as booking opportunities for travellers.Website
Founded in 1983 by a group of 15 prominent South African-Italian businessmen we strive to fulfil our mission, which is, to be the foremost point of liaison between Italian and South African commerce. We aim to achieve this by fostering sustainable relationships among Italian and South African professionals, disseminating information about both countries to respective entrepreneurs and encourage commercial activities between South Africa and Italy.
In addition to the wide range of services we offer to members and non-members, we support clients by means of personalised trade and investment solutions.
The Italcham head office is based in Johannesburg.
For further information, please contact [email protected]Website
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The National Accommodation Association is a network of mainly smaller accommodation providers around South Africa - from B&Bs in country towns offering comfortable personal service to luxurious boutique city lodges with those extra special touches - you're sure to find a suitable place, and at the same time feel confident that your stay at an NAA-SA member's establishment will meet your requirements.Website
RASA is a non-profit organisation that was formed in 2004 to act in the interest of the South African Restaurateur as the only official voice and lobbying body recognised by government to speak on the Restaurateurs behalf.
RASA has direct representation with Government and various other boards and promotes restaurants as a sector of hospitality.
RASA lobbies against government and has relationships with SAT, NDT, DOL TBCSA, GTA, CATHSSETA, BAC and some other friends of the association.Website
South African Airways (SAA) is the leading carrier in Africa, serving 56 destinations, in partnership with SA Express, SA Airlink and its low cost carrier, Mango, within South Africa and across the continent, and nine intercontinental routes from its Johannesburg hub. It is a member of the largest international airline network, Star Alliance. SAA's core business is the provision of passenger airline and cargo transport services together with related services, which are provided through SAA and its wholly owned subsidiaries: SAA Technical; Mango its low cost carrier; and Air Chefs, the catering entity of SAA. SAA is the winner of the 'Best Airline in Africa' Award in the regional category for twelve consecutive years and the winner of 'Service Excellence Africa' for three years. Mango and SAA hold the number one and number two successive spots as South Africa’s most on - time airlines.Website
The South African National Halaal Authority (SANHA) is an international, non-profit organisation, representing the Muslim Ummah on all matters pertaining to the general application of the term Halaal with specific reference to Islamic dietary laws. SANHA's membership comprises of leading Theological Bodies and leading Professional Organisations of global repute.
SANHA has been established as a representative authority, which promotes professionalism and excellence in the certification of Halaal food and other related products.Website
The Speciality Coffee Association of Southern Africa is an association of coffee industry players, from all sectors of the industry in Southern Africa. SCASA has a mission to promote both the consumption of quality coffees and the recognition of the employees of the industry within Southern Africa.
SCASA is an agent for the World Coffee Events and the World Barista Competition, therefore promoting the competitions related to these organisations. SCASA ensure that baristas within the country are trained to an ultimately professional level, providing them with the best skills to compete in competitions Regionally, Nationally, and Internationally.
SCASA provides a forum to share information and views, so as to assist the industry in growing the knowledge and awareness of Speciality Coffee in Southern Africa.Website
The South African Chefs Association (SA Chefs) is a non-profit industry organisation that has been representing chefs, cooks and caterers at all levels for over 40 years.
Its core purpose is to set and maintain the highest level of culinary excellence, food standards and professionalism throughout South Africa. We accomplish these goals through the transfer of skills and the upliftment of individuals, our members… 'The South African Chef'.Website
The Sustainable Tourism Partnership Programme (STPP) is an affiliate member of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). The STPP is a non-profit company established in 2012 to facilitate the mass scale implementation of Sustainable Tourism Practices in Smaller Accommodation Establishments (SAEs), Smaller Tourism and Hospitality Businesses and Communities across South Africa. Since its inception, the STPP is viewed as a thought leader in Sustainable Tourism Implementation.Website
Through the dedication and hard work of Mr Valli Moosa, Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism at the time, the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) was established in the year 2000. Operating as a business unit of South African Tourism, the TGCSA is still the only recognised and globally credible quality assurance body for tourism products in South Africa, which is greatly relied on, to this day. All this means is that when it comes to globally recognisable grading, we really are the one and only.Website
Tongaat Hulett Sugar, the parent company of the Huletts brand, is a powerful force in the South African market. The company is an agri-processing business encompassing operational investments in agriculture, land management and property development. Tongaat Hulett Sugar employs over 35 000 people, and is a Level 3 BBBEE contributor, ensuring that the business has a significant impact on South Africa’s growth and transformation. The iconic Huletts brand continues to grow not only in reputation but also in its positive impact on communities through Corporate Social Investment.Website
MICROS Systems, Inc. is a global market leader in the hospitality, speciality retail, cruise and travel industry sectors. More than 300,000 customers use our systems around the world to run efficient businesses and help them grow.
Founded in 1975, MICROS has a rich history of innovation and growth as the true industry leader. MICROS currently has sales and development locations in more than 140 countries and is listed on the NASDAQ.Website
Zomato is a restaurant search and discovery app, providing in-depth information for over 1 million restaurants across 23 countries. Zomato is used by consumers globally to discover, rate, and review restaurants, as well as create their own personal networks of fellow food enthusiasts for trusted recommendations.
Zomato was launched in South Africa in April 2013 and has since been the go-to restaurant search guide for locals. Zomato provides complete information over 12,000 restaurants across 7 major cities and surrounding areas in South Africa. With a vast community of food enthusiasts who share their reviews and photos, Zomato is able to help users build amazing experiences around dining globally.Website
The magazine for food service professionals, Chef! Magazine is published in partnership with the South African Chefs Association.Website
Coffee Magazine is South Africa's dedicate coffee culture magazine, website and media platform. 10 000 magazines are distributed across 200 cafe's, roasteries and coffee shops in SA every quarter and unique content is uploaded to www.thecoffeemag.co.za every day!Website
An online magazine showcasing industry’s products, places and people.Website
For the past 60 years, Supermarket & Retailer has been feeding grocery and related retail/wholesale formats with business building information, ideas, news and inspiration that is difficult to obtain from any other source. Considered by many to be the 'bible of the trade' it now has over 70 000 retail trade readers.Website
The Star is a daily newspaper based in Gauteng, South Africa. It is one of the titles under the Independent News & Media South Africa group.Website
Augment is a specialist marketing and digital agency servicing the food and hospitality sectors in South Africa. Custodians of the Chef! Magazine and Hospitality Marketplace platforms, we are uniquely positioned to target these sectors like no other agency can. Our collective marketing and digital solutions will literally take your brand everywhere.
Food Manufacturing Africa is distributed throughout Africa. The magazine informs readers about the introduction of new ingredients, equipment, products and packs, and provides objective commentary on African and international market trends and issues, as well as significant processing and packaging technologies.Website
Food Review has been the industry mouthpiece for the past 43 years. Incorporating Beverage Review and Packaging Review, the journal is more comprehensive, relevant and valuable than ever. The magazine targets decision makers in the manufacturing processes of food, beverages, and related industries, offering incisive and authoritative reports.Website
Multiple award-winning boutique publishers COSA Media, in partnership with Fedhasa, bring you h, a magazine focusing on hospitality trends and destinations from Africa and the Indian Ocean islands and those spanning across the globe.
h magazine is the perfect platform for specialist providers to showcase their wares through expertly written in-depth articles, face to face at events and in video.Website
Montgomery is a global events company with a difference. We have over 100 years experience under our belt, but we've kept our entrepreneurial spirit. We don't shy away from innovation, and we relish a challenge - wherever in the world it may take us. Our international expertise and resources mean we deliver first-class results, no matter the vision and location. Seeking new opportunities and delivering quality exhibitions and shows is what Montgomery does best.Website
No-one knows the UK and Irish food and hospitality industries better than Fresh Montgomery. They have specialised in these sectors since 1999. We work hard to ensure we have innovative, market-leading events and the best database in the industry. They are dedicated to the industry long-term. Hotelympia is the UK's longest running B2B event. They are also the only organiser who runs events in London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Belfast and Dublin. When it comes to food and hospitality; nobody dies it better or broader.Website
Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery offers South Africa’s largest portfolio of exhibitions servicing business to business sectors of the Southern African economy. Backed by over 42 years of experience, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery is a member of the prestigious Montgomery Group and is recognised locally and internationally as an organiser of innovative, inspiring and highly effective exhibitions that meet the needs of the industries it serves.Website