Blog entry by Toritsemogha Afinotan
Tiger Brands Limited is the largest South African packaged food company. In addition to the company's South African operations, Tiger Brands also has direct and indirect interests in international food businesses in Chile, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Nigeria, Kenya, and Cameroon.
Originally known as Tiger Oats, Tiger Brand began as a family business in 1921 by Jacob Frankel, with help from Joffe Marks. It expanded and was listed on Johannesburg Stock Exchange in 1925.
The group comprises four operational divisions, including Grains, consumer Foods, Home Personal and Baby, and the Export and international division.