As a dedicated procurement business, Capespan South Africa focuses intensely on procuring fruit according to the requirements of our 19 international marketing divisions.
Essentially, it's about providing the best service in delivering quality fruit from the orchard to our customers, reducing supply chain costs and securing the shortest route to the market to optimise fruit value.
Underscoring our service to producers is our wealth of market experience. This includes: interpreting customer demands, transferring demands into packing specifications, ensuring fruit quality, as well as assisting on accreditations, certifications and auditing of pack houses and farms. In addition, we have a self-audit system for environmental issues, as well as safety and health specifications.
Thanks to our state-of-the-art IT systems, producers can enjoy the advantage of an integrated reporting programme with full supply chain visibility via a B2B web portal, ongoing feedback and tracking the fruit through the chain.
When considering risks, rest assured that Capespan South Africa has fully integrated risk management across all our business units to protect our producers against financial hardship. Apart from our good corporate governance, we have the expertise to identify, evaluate, control and finance the risk, plus flexible payment options to suit individual needs.
As a valued business partner, we provide much more than just the freshest product and service solutions. Our customers have the assurance of a world-class supply chain system operating in an established global network with well over 70 years' market experience. Consequently, our sophisticated infrastructure and comprehensive product development programmes offer innovative solutions for marketing fruit in-store.