Tiger Brands: FAQs
Tiger Brands is one of Africa’s largest, listed manufacturers of fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG). Our core business is manufacturing, marketing and distributing everyday branded food to middle-income consumers. We also distribute leading brands in the home, personal care and baby sectors through a unified customer sales team and integrated supply chain that leverages the group’s scale. We target best-in-class profitability, underpinned by a cost-conscious culture as well as environmental, social and governance principles to drive shared value creation. We have leading positions in most categories and our iconic brands are well-entrenched with consumers in South Africa, as illustrated by our market shares.
Tiger Brands is active in sub-Saharan Africa’s (SSA) largest consumer markets, and well positioned in large attractive categories. Beyond our core market, South Africa, we have built a sizeable exports business for our products throughout Africa, and we have operations in Nigeria and Cameroon. The Africa strategy builds on our core competencies and existing markets.
Our success is underpinned by the strength of our brands and continuous improvement initiatives. We invest significantly in our core brands, backed by consumer and shopper research that provides comprehensive insights into our chosen categories and markets. Tiger Brands holds meaningful minority shareholding interest in associate companies:
- South Africa: JSE-listed Oceana Group Limited (42,1%) (fishing)
- Chile: Empresas Carozzí (24,4%) (FMCG)
- Nigeria: UAC Foods Limited (49,0%) (FMCG)
- Zimbabwe: ZSE-listed FMCG company National Foods Holdings Limited (37,4%) (FMCG).
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By buying shares in Tiger Brands
Shares listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (“JSE Limited”) are traded through a broker. Financial institutions are able to provide this service.
Tiger Brands is listed on the main board of the JSE Limited under the ticker symbol: TBS.
Share price information can be found on our Share price page. Click Here
The next AGM will be held on Tuesday, 19 February 2019
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Dividends are expected to be paid twice a year. The interim dividend is declared in May and payable in July . The final dividend is declared in November and payable in January 2020. Click Here
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Each shareholder entitled to attend and vote at the annual general meeting is entitled to appoint a proxy, who need not be a shareholder of the company to attend, participate in and speak and vote in place of that shareholder.
Historical share prices, up to 3 years, are available on the website Click Here
Tiger Brands will not be able to communicate a dividend until it has been publicly announced. Please refer to the dividend calendar Click Here.
Matters that should be brought to the attention of your broker or bank include:
• The buying and selling of shares
• payment of dividends
• death of a shareholder
Tiger Brands interim results, for the six months to end March 2019, will be released on Wednesday, 22 May 2019 . For investor upcoming events Click Here.
The latest integrated report and the annual financial statements are available to view and print from the results page on the website Click Here. Hard copies of the integrated report can be requested from our registered offices. The annual financial statements are available for download.