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About Us

ABOUT PRIDE MILLING

From the outset, it was a clear strategy to develop Pride Milling into one of the major branded manufacturers of grain-related products in our industry. Today we continue to grow exponentially, with our consumer brands and industrial products prominent in all major distribution channels in South Africa and internationally targeted markets.

At the centre of our success is the innovation, dedication and expertise of our people. As the Pride Milling team, we build on our trusted reputation by consistently conforming to our customers’ and consumers’ requirements, complying to international food safety standards, and relentlessly pursuing consistent product quality and service.

Our Vision

To be the customer preferred manufacturer, marketer and distributor of value added, branded grain-related and other diverse products in our internationally targeted markets.

Our Mission

We want to sustainably
supply Africa & the world, by:

Ensuring dynamic growth through continuous innovation,

Producing products of the highest quality measured by not only local but by international food safety standards,

Providing the best service to our clients, and

Staying ahead of the industry through Continuous Improvement processes.

Our Values

Effective Communication

We believe in open and sound communication of knowledge and information.

Innovation

It is the only sustainable advantage. In our pursuit of innovation, we operate with speed and the correct timing.

Customer Orientation

We conform to our customers’ requirements.

Staff Orientation

We take good care of our staff so that they, in turn, take good care of the business. We empower our employees to become the successful professionals they aspire to be.

Team Spirit

Positive relationships stand at the core of how we do what we do.

Continuous Improvement

By continuously improving, we empower our partners to do the same.

Our History

2001 - Pride Milling Company (Pty) Ltd. is formed

Pride Milling was established with the acquisition of maize mills from OTK Ltd. Since then, the company has grown from a non-branded supplier primarily focussed on regional distribution channels in Mpumalanga and Kwa-Zulu Natal, to a trusted brand and one of the largest players in the maize milling industry in South Africa.

Our History

2003 - Acquisition of the Leslie Diverse Processing and Packaging Plant

Looking to diversify the company’s offering, a processing and packaging plant in Leslie, Mpumalanga was acquired. Now, Pride Milling can produce and package foods and feeds for our Top End Retail brands, including Tops Mabele, Pride Beans, Pulses, and Snacks, Drakensberg Pet Foods and Fowl Feeds, and more.

Our History

2013 - Pride Milling Devon is converted into an industrial maize mill

A complete upgrade to Pride Milling Devon in 2013 enables the company to supply high-quality industrial products that consistently conform to the customer requirements of an international client base. We have become a powerful, diversified maize and diverse product manufacturer.

Our History

2016 – Pride Milling Company (Pty) Ltd. starts upgrades to double its capacity

A three-year plan is set into motion to double Pride Milling’s capacity and further diversify our product offering. Benefitting from economies of scale, we can now provide more to our customers. By the end of this project, we become a national distributor of our product offering.

Our History

2019 – Thebe Investment Corporation becomes a strategic long-term shareholder in Pride Milling Company (Pty) Ltd

Committed to ownership transformation within the company, the board concludes an empowerment deal with Thebe Investment Corporation.

Our History

2019 – Pride Milling Company (Pty) Ltd. Achieves B-BBEE Level 01

This is the start of a new era for Pride Milling, building on past successes with an invigorated brand and the intellectual capital of its people.

OUR Management Team

Jorrie Jordaan

CEO

Willie Oldewage

Financial Director

Dr Henk Greef

Non-Executive Chairperson

Fannas Bothma

Non-Executive Director

Refiloe Nkadimeng

Non-Executive Director

Danie Rossouw

Procurement Executive

Leon Scheepers

Sales & Marketing Executive

Antoinette Meyer

HR/IR Executive

OUR MILLS

Pride Milling Nigel

Producer of white and yellow GMO and GMO-free maize products for commercial and industrial application. Products include super maize meal, super fine maize meal, samp, grits, maize rice, and hominy chop.

Pride Milling Devon

Producer of white and yellow GMO and GMO-free maize products for commercial and industrial application. Products include fine maize flour, grits, and specialised industrial maize products made according to customer requirements. This mill also produces hominy chop.

Pride Milling Ogies

Producer of white and yellow GMO and GMO-free maize products for commercial and industrial application. Products include super maize meal, super fine maize meal, samp, grits, maize rice, and hominy chop.

Pride Milling Leslie

Producer of pulses, legumes, grains and sorghum products; white and yellow GMO and GMO-free maize products; and animal feeds for commercial and industrial application. Products for human consumption include, among others, sugar beans, kidney beans, small white beans, green and yellow split peas, lentils, popcorn, shelled peanuts, mabele (sorghum) meal, and maize meal products. Animal feeds include unshelled peanuts, bird seeds, fowl feeds, crushed yellow maize, hamster feed and rabbit feed. This plant also produces hominy chop.