Sales and purchasing, marketing and everything in between.
There isn’t much our MD doesn’t get involved in (except accounts and admin!)
Owner & joint MD in charge of accounts and admin.
Una is our organiser in chief. An oasis of calm and organized tranquillity in the chaotic world of manufacturing.
Philippa is our go-getter, deal-maker, highly persuasive, highly passionate sales rep. She visits the stores, talks to owners and makes sure they are well stocked with Tia’s all the time.
When Sashnee started with us, we just wanted somebody half-day to answer the phones and call our daily customers. Today she’s in charge of purchasing and most of the admin work related to our manufacturing and dispatch. She’s married, keeps fit doing Crossfit, calls herself a fully certified dog lover and adores her nephews.
Kate started working for us in 2011. She started out as a cleaner and gradually worked her way into the baking section as a mixer. Today she’s responsible for every mixed batter that comes out of our factory.
Temptation worked as a cleaner then moved into the sorting section and finally into baking. Today she’s a jack of all trades in the factory, assisting anywhere where her help is needed.
Ndumiso is a chef by training. He can cook up a storm in any kitchen. We are very lucky to have him in our baking section.
Patience works for us in the sorting section making sure the quality of our ingredients is as glorious as it can be.
Linda is our quality controller, packer, baker and general manager in the factory. If there’s something wrong, she’s usually the first to know about it.
Anna is our chief baking lady. She checks the ovens to make sure every batch comes out golden brown, crunchy and perfect. She has a son and they love to go swimming together every Sunday after church. She also loves spending time with her mum on the weekends.
Ivy is in charge of mixing. She makes sure that every batch has the required quantity of nuts, raisins, seeds and muesli.
Our main rice cakes man. Teboho is a magician when it comes to puffing rice. He can tell Australian rice from Thai rice just by looking at it and he knows how to adjust his process to make sure the puffing comes out perfectly every time.
Our main rice cakes lady. Dumi is in charge of making the rice cake blocks complete with the nuts, raisins and other goodness.
Lungile works in our baking section. She also makes sure the trays and equipment are spotless at the end of the day.
Our Warehouse Manager, Collias, is in charge of all our stock, receiving, and dispatching.