TOTSIENS OOM PIETER

TOTSIENS OOM PIETER!   Een van Capedry se eerste werknemers, oom Pieter Swanepoel (77), het besluit dit is tyd om af te tree. Vir 25 jaar het ons by Capedry, die voorreg gehad om vir oom Pieter as ‘n werknemer te hê. Oom Pieter het nie altyd baie gehad om te se nie, maar as…

TAKE ACTION FOR WOMEN’S HEALTH

This coming Sunday May 28 is the International Day of Action for Women’s Health. If you are reading this and you are a: woman, girl, mother, sister, female friend or colleague – this day is worth celebrating and honouring. The International Day of Action for Women’s Health was started 30 years ago by a group…

Meet (y)our trendy friend, Chia seed

Do you remember those little clay planters we all wanted when we were kids? They came in various shapes and sizes (the most popular was probably the little hedgehog) and were called Chia Pets? And if you watered the planter, green shoots of grass would come out and essentially decorate the top of your pet!…

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Caramel Cashew Butter Recipe

The humble cashew nut is – if we were to voice our opinion – the best nut of all the nuts. It’s got such an easy texture (and by easy we mean soft yet hard enough while being smooth too), a mild flavor, and a cute little shape. It’s got personality. And it’s so yummy…

IT IS TIME

‘IT IS TIME’ Ongeveer twee weke gelede, het 33 van ons werknemers besluit om die “IT IS TIME” geleentheid, gelei deur Angus Buchan, in Bloemfontein by te woon. Kort na werk Vrydagmiddag, is almal Worcester toe om op verskeie busse te klim, om die lang pad met groot opwinding aan te pak. Die volgende was hulle…

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Capedry Producers Day 2016

CAPEDRY PRODUCERS DAY 2016 On 12 November 2016 we held our Capedry Producers Day and invited our loyal producers, chairman and the shareholders of Cape Dried Fruit from across the Western Cape to our annual Production Day in Montagu. Our main goal was to give them feedback on the 2016 produce and make suggestions for the…

Did you know?

Did you know? It’s our 25th birthday! On 25 May 2016, Cape Dried Fruit Packers, the original dried fruit company in Montagu, will be 25 years old. #1 Employer Cape Dried Fruit Packers are the biggest employer in town with 154 permanent employees. #2 Exporter 1991 saw the departure of our first container over international…

Meet the Capedry Montagu Farmstall team

Meet the Capedry Montagu Farmstall team No trip to Montagu is complete without a visit to the original Farmstall in Montagu, the Capedry Montagu Farmstall. The Farmstall offers a wide variety of products at factory prices, which include all tree fruits like Apple rings, Cape Peeled Peaches, YC Unpeeled Peaches, Peach Elberta, Nectarines, BC Pears,…