Port Elizabeth, 02 July 2018: Uitenhage-based Sovereign Foods, South Africa’s third largest poultry producer and one of Nelson Mandela Bay metro’s largest food manufacturing firms and employers, has received the highest honour of South Africanness on the 70th year of its existence.
“We are pleased to announce that our company was rigorously assessed by and admitted to the Proudly South African league which celebrates organisations with the highest standards and compliance in relation to local content, fair labour practices, sound environmental standards, and product quality,” announced Gerald Walter, Sovereign Foods Director of Marketing and Sales.
Sovereign Foods began in 1948 as a family business in the Rocklands Valley in the Eastern Cape and today holds fully integrated agro-processing operations in Port Elizabeth and Hartbeespoort serving major consumer, retail and catering markets in South Africa.
The company supplies raw and manufactured value-added poultry products and meal solutions for South African households through the retail and quick service restaurant (QSR) channels.
Sovereign Foods admission to Proudly South African