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South Africa, Zimbabwe hit by avian influenza outbreaks 27 Jun 2017

The poultry industries in South Africa and Zimbabwe have been hit by outbreaks of avian influenza in both countries.

Nestle Zimbabwe to import 500 cows to boost milk output 15 Jul 2016

Nestle Zimbabwe said it plans to import an additional 500 dairy cows at a cost of US$1m by the end of the year as part of the company's dairy revolving fund scheme that aims to boost milk production.

Nestle ups powdered milk production in Zimbabwe 9 Dec 2015

Nestle has increased its milk powder production capacity in Zimbabwe. 

ZIMBABWE: Nestle hits out at "cheaper state imports" 19 Aug 2014

Nestle has told just-food it is not pulling out of Zimbabwe, despite raising concerns it is facing unfair competition from cheap imports.

AFRICA: Nestle invests in southern African production upgrade 10 Feb 2014

Nestle will spend US$10m expanding its operations in southern Africa - a region that includes Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi - this year.

ZIMBABWE: Land O' Lakes extends dairy development programme 23 Jun 2011

Land O' Lakes has been awarded with a US$3.8m, 24-month extension from the US Agency for International Development (USAID) for its dairy development programme in Zimbabwe.

ZIMBABWE: Spar launches Express format 14 Feb 2011

Spar has launched its Spar Express format in Zimbabwe with two stores in the suburbs of Harare.

ZIMBABWE: Pick n Pay increases TM Supermarkets stake 2 Nov 2010

South African grocery retailer Pick n Pay has increased its stake in Zimbabwe-based TM Supermarkets.

ZIMBABWE: Nestlé resumes dairy operations 4 Jan 2010

Nestlé has resumed its operations in Zimbabwe following the suspension of its activities last month over a dispute on buying milk from suppliers linked to the wife of President Robert Mugabe.

ZIMBABWE: Nestlé ends Mugabe milk contract 2 Oct 2009

Nestlé Zimbabwe will no longer receive milk from farms owned by the wife of President Robert Mugabe.