Manitou SA Going underground This leading handling and lifting solutions provider specialises in supporting underground operations. Prime Product Manufacturing Looking good, feeling great A focus on niche markets has proved to be a successful strategy for this South African manufacturer. Tongaat Hulett Developments Planning for success This South African company strongly believes in planning for success at every phase of the land usage cycle. The Cape Herb & Spice Company A 21st century spice route Although South Africa has historically been on the spice route, staying there these days calls for new skills. Freshly Frozen Foods A fresh experience The Middle East's premier supplier of frozen foods has ambitious plans to expand and diversify within the region. McCain Foods SA Frozen assets McCain produces one in three frozen French fries worldwide; but in South Africa, domination is even greater. 54 64 68 January 10 www. bus- ex. com 5 Contents 42 48 72 42 72 48
Every business aspires to be excellent, but by definition, only a few can ever achieve that status. Even fewer can sustain it. A business that is excellent today can be overtaken tomorrow if it does not commit to continuous improvement. As others improve, standing still means moving backwards.