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"I believe that success comes from having the right people, a relentless focus on execution and an environment that embraces innovation. At Premier, we are able to achieve our goals by empowering our people to do what they do best."
News & Events
Prem-Cap Investments Pty Ltd Acquires a Stake in Companhia Industrial Da Matola
With effect 26 March 2015, Prem-Cap Investments (Proprietary) Ltd (“Prem-Cap”) has acquired a controlling stake in Companhia Industrial da Matola (“CIM”) in Mozambique.
Premier Acquires Mister Bread Milling (Pty) Ltd
Premier has acquired all of the shares in issue in Mister Bread Milling (Pty) Ltd (“MBM”), an independent flour miller based near East London in the Eastern Cape, effective 2 March 2015.
A National Leader
Premier is proud of our leading national consumer brands: Snowflake, Iwisa No 1, Blue Ribbon, Lil-lets, Manhattan and Super C.
Our Global Operations
Premier operates 16 bakeries, 5 wheat mills, 2 maize mills, a sugar confectionery plant and 24 distribution depots in South Africa, Swaziland and Lesotho, with a Lil-lets sales office in the UK.
Premier’s significant exposure to the informal market accounts for over 60% of bread sales in South Africa.
The Main Bread-winner
Premier produces and sells approximately 500 million loaves of bread and 800 000 tons of maize and wheat per year.
Blue Ribbon Bread
Never say no to the fresh taste of Blue Ribbon that has been baked with care for 100 years.
The wholesome taste of fresh, quality bread exclusively baked in KZN for KZN.
Quality freshness at an affordable price because Star Bread is baked daily and priced just right.
The daily baked freshness of Mister Bread helps mom's fill their families' tummies in so many tasty ways.
Swazi United Bakeries
Swaziland’s favourite bread made locally for great freshness.
South Africa's most loved wheat flour that is 'too fresh to flop'.
Blue Ribbon Flour
Kwa-Zulu Natal's oldest and most trusted brand of flour.
Vulco Golden Fleece are superior quality latex gloves that are cotton lined to make cleaning a breeze.
The flagship brand of Premier’s maize range makes every occasion a truly South African experience.
View Maize Range
View Breakfast Range
The range is made from de-germinated maize meal and is the coarsest of the Premier maize portfolio.
The natural goodness of maize meal available throughout Kwa-Zulu Natal.
SuperSun Maize Meal is a staple food in countless homes across South Africa.
Thrive is a new high-protein multigrain breakfast cereal that is quick, convenient and delicious, turning breakfast into a breeze and promoting happy, strong, active bodies throughout the day.
Lil-lets South Africa
At Lil-lets we offer the widest range of products designed by women to suit every woman's needs.
The Lil-Lets range includes non-applicator tampons, applicator tampons, towels and liners.
Dove cottonwool products are specifically crafted to ensure the ultimate in cosmetic, hygiene and baby care.
The brand that delivers a wide selection of mouth-watering sweet delights.
Super C ®
For a powerful energy boost that is perfect for adults and children on the go.
"Our Flagship brands have been a part of the lives of all South Africans for over 195 years."
Points Of Interest
Premier has a rich history spanning over 195 years. View our interactive company history which highlights milestones and significant moments in the business from our humble beginnings in 1820.
Premier operates in the broader FMCG market within SA and in selective markets on the rest of the continent and in Europe. Our current acquisition strategy will continue to expand the business into a number of different food, confectionery, beverage, household and homecare care categories.
Companhia Industrial da Matola
Tjaart Kruger (Premier CEO) welcomes to Premier the employees of the Companhia Industrial da Matola business. CIM is the leading food producing company in Mozambique with a diversified product range, comprising wheat flour, maize meal, pasta, biscuits and animal feeds.