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New expansion to be ready by mid October 2021

We are excited to announce that, due to our remarkable growth over the last 37 years, we are expanding! Our new facility which is right next door to our current facility will give us the opportunity to continue to grow our sweet flavour production capabilities, expand our storage space for savoury flavours and raw materials and […]

Roof of Africa 2019

The Cranbrook Family are extremely proud of Operations Manager, Sean Johnstone who participated in the 2019 Motul Roof of Africa event that was held in Lesotho from the 4th until the 7th of December. We wish him all the best for the future and the year ahead and we are looking forward to the next event.

Mixing it up with a little flavour

What could be a better team building experience than gaining mad skills as a mixologist? When deciding what we wanted to do to help us be even more in sync as a team, we definitely crossed off the list the usual team building exercises of quizzes, obstacle courses, problem solving or letter writing. This was […]

Road to the Roof

Operations Manager Sean Johnstone is currently in his final preparation stages for the Roof of Africa 2018. Riding as a part of the Mechspec Racing team, the Cranbrook family is extremely proud of him and wish him all the best for the race!  

Beaulieu College Grade 11 Visit

In early April we hosted the grade 11 science pupils from Beaulieu College for a tour of the laboratories. Technical Manager and Flavourist, Hennie Jooste spoke to the pupils about the chemistry involved with making flavours and how to turn “boring” ethers and acids into exciting and invigorating flavours. It was immensely rewarding to see […]

Michael Prowse Leaving Cranbrook After 20 Years of Service

Michael Prowse will leave Cranbrook at the end of May 2018. He has been with Cranbrook since 1998 and has become one of the family. Mike leaves behind a legacy and we will always have a “little bit of Mike” in every flavour. We wish Mike and his wife Noleen all the best on their new […]

FSSC 22000 Accreditation

Cranbrook Flavours is now FSSC 22000 accredited! We are proud to report that we have passed both our stage 1 and stage 2 implementation audits with flying colours! A big thanks to our FSSC team and the entire staff compliment for all their hard work. As flavouring manufacturers this is just the next step for […]

Solar Panels

With the uncertainty of electricity supply and down-time experienced during planned or unplanned electricity outages it was decided that we as a manufacturer should take action to minimise the unpredictable and disruptive production down-time caused by outages. Having already installed a backup generator, the next logical step was to reduce our grid usage by installing […]

Our new website

We recently undertook the task of updating and relaunching a refreshed website that would better suit our mission. This lead to our partnership with of one South Africa’s leading web development companies with a clear understanding of what our needs as a customer are for a website that will look good, work well and best […]