Custodian Membership

Custodian Members are a select group of Institution Members, they subscribe to additional principles in promoting and upholding professional standards of competence and integrity in advancing food science and related technologies for the provision of safe and wholesome food. It is through the additional support received from these Members that SAAFoST is able to extend its efforts in promoting food professionalism in South Africa.

Custodian Membership is by invitation.

SAAFoST Custodians - promoting food professionalism in Southern Africa

3M's six businesses have earned leading global market positions, providing customers with innovative products and services. We apply our diversified technologies to an endless array of customer needs.
Leading supplier to the food, beverage, scientific and hospitality markets, our high specification products and global technologies touch thousands of lives, every day, in every way.
Air Products
Anchor Yeast
Anchor Yeast is a division of Lallemand, a global player in yeast, bacteria and specialty products. With a proud heritage spanning over 80 years Anchor Yeast has established itself as the leader in the supply of yeasts, dough raising and fermentation technology to the bakery, consumer and wine and alcohol business in Southern Africa.
Bidfood Technologies (Crown National)
Manufacturers of breakfast foods, baking aids, desserts, biscuits and soy products. A division of Pioneer Foods and the second largest food manufacturing company in South Africa.
Uncompromising quality since 1985.

BSI is a global leader in business standards that, for over 100 years, has helped organizations all over the world make excellence a habit
Carst & Walker (Pty) Ltd
Cell-Chem (Pty) Ltd
Suppliers of flavours, colourants, modified starches and speciality products.
Cereal and Malt Extract
CJP Chemicals
CJP Chemicals is an importer and distributor of raw materials into all aspects of the food industry.
Clive Teubes cc
Suppliers of essential oils and other raw materials for the flavour and fragrance industry.
Coca Cola
Crest Chemicals
Distributors of a broad basket of commodity and speciality additives and ingredients to the food and beverage industries in Southern Africa, supported by an applications laboratory and technical expertise.
Health through food to as many people as possible.
Supplier of value added portion controlled meat and chicken products - excelling in food products - put quality on your plate.
Dr Oetke
Quality is the best recipe
DSM Nutritional Products South Africa
The worlds leading supplier of vitamins, carotenoids, premixes and other fine chemicals to the feed, food and personal care industries.
DuPont Nutrition & Health
DuPont Nutrition & Health addresses the world's challenges in food by offering a wide range of sustainable, bio-based ingredients and advanced microbial diagnostic solutions to provide safer, healthier and more nutritious food.
Famous Brands
Preferred Beyond Taste.
Freddy Hirsch Group (Pty) Ltd.
A family owned, manufacturer and marketer of ingredients, casings and processing equipment to the meat sectors of the food industry in Africa.
GELITA South Africa (Pty) Ltd
Manufacturers of Edible, Technical and Hydrolysed Gelatines.
Glanbia Nutritionals
Better nutrition starts here. We bring together leadership expertise in cheese, dairy and plant proteins, bioactives, and premix manufacturing into one nutritional powerhouse. Our broader range of food & ingredient solutions, custom-built services and ability to supply globally creates a unique recipe for co-innovation partnerships that deliver our customer's best solutions helping them reach the market with outstanding products faster. Learn more about what's possible when you just add Glanbia.
Hahn & Hahn Inc.
A specialist technology law firm with expertise in food law, food safety, food labelling legislation, consumer law, and intellectual property.
Hilltop Food Ingredients
I & J
Suppliers of branded frozen food, worldwide.
International Flavors and Fragrances
Imana Foods
IMCD is a leading distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients with technical market specialists promoting products from leading suppliers to a wide range of market sectors.
Developing ideas. Delivering Solutions.TM
Isegen is the sole producer of Anhydrides and Plasticisers in Africa and a world leader in the manufacture of Food Acidulants
Kellogg's South Africa (Pty) Ltd
Kemklean Hygiene Systems
Food processing hygiene systems.
Kerry Ingredients and Flavours
"No one sees taste like Kerry"
Lake Foods
We live food innovation
Innovative Value Creation
Lucky Star
Super Food, Eat Super, Live Super.
Maccallum & Associates SA (Pty) Ltd
Importers and distributors of raw materials for the food industry

MARS Africa
A global company with family values and a rich history, MARS products are consumed in over 100 countries world-wide. (Global) (Local)
McCain Foods (SA) Pty Ltd
A family owned, multinational manufacturer of frozen food - the worlds largest manufacturer of frozen french fries / chips. Think again...think McCain.
Suppliers of value added flavour solutions including dry seasonings, sauces, flavours and coatings.
Merieux NutriSciences
Because you care about consumers' health
Canned at the moment of perfection.
Monsanto South Africa
Seed, biotechnology, chemicals - imagine a life with Monsanto.
Africa's largest packaging company.
The world's biggest food company, bringing the best and most relevant products to people everywhere, throughout their lives.
Novozymes SA (PTY) LTD
PHT SA - Partner for Hygiene and Technology
PHT plan and supply the right hygiene solution for companies of any size.
Pick 'n Pay
Protea Chemicals
More than just a chemical supplier.
RCL Foods
RCL Foods' ambition is to build an African food business of scale with compelling brands and a sustainable value chain that delivers to consumer and customer needs.
Rhodes Food Group
Rhodes Food Group exists to offer quality meal solutions for the contemporary lifestyle.
Rich Products Corporation of South Africa
South African Bureau of Standards
Your trusted mark of approval.
South African Sugar Association (SASA)
The South African Sugar Industry is one of the world's leading cost-competitive producers of high quality sugar.
Food Ingredients
Sea Harvest Corporation (Pty) Ltd
We just do fish.
The innovative global supplier of natural and synthetic colour to the food industry.
When you need to be sure.
Shimadzu South Africa (Pty) Ltd
Excellence in Science.
South Bakels (Pty) Ltd
Worldwide suppliers of quality ingredients to the baking and hospitality industry since 1904.
Manufacturers of dry blended food products and spray dried food ingredients.
always inspiring more...
Investing in the future of food development.
Tate and Lyle
Tate & Lyle is a global provider of distinctive, high quality ingredients and solutions to the food, beverage and other industries.
Tiger Brands
Manufacturers and marketers of food and health-care brands in emerging markets.
Tongaat Hulett Starch
We touch lives
Tongaat Hulett Sugar
Unilever South Africa (Pty) Ltd
We meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life.