Calling a long/short on the JSE’s food sector is a stomach-churning task. IM has retained a certain craving for the food sector, as can probably be seen by our extensive coverage of these consumer-focused stocks in this edition.

The mainstays of the JSE’s food sector — and that includes more recent listings like Rhodes Food Group, Sea Harvest and Libstar as well as Brait’s exposure to Premier Group — are, for the most part, a pretty solid bunch...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, ProfileData financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now