Message from the CEO
What an absolute privilege to be part of this dynamic team. It is not often that we can visualize a dream, plan the strategy, and implement the plan.
To all our customers that supported us from day one and those that are coming on board we thank you for your support and we will ensure we deliver on our promise. For those who are not yet on board, please contact us and become part of this dynamic business.
SCP's production and technical capability is world class. We look forward to be of service to you. We enjoy living our vision to produce and supply product of exceptional quality and integrity.
Thank you to our Strategic partners in the industry, from technology to raw material supply. It is indeed a privilege to deal with you.
To all our stakeholders, we thank you for your support.
To our loyal and motivated work force, thank you for your hard work and positive contribution to the success of SCP!
SCP was founded more than 50 years ago.
In 2005 SCP (Southern Canned Products Pty Ltd) was formed and an equal Partnership was entered into between Gerber Goldschmidt South Africa and SCP Management.
From our state of the art production facility in the heart of the Western Cape South Africa, SCP manufactures and distributes a broad range of Juice based products and drinks.
This includes formulated compounds, fruit concentrate blends and emulsions.
Mechanical Engineering (Government Certificate of Competency - Mechanical)
24 Year career in the global Fruit Juice industry started in 1990 in apple processing, in 1995 he joined Ceres Fruit Juices. His international trade experience started in 1996 with international procurement including territories such as South America & China. He joined SCP in 2004, and added the bulk concentrate handling and manufacturing facility in 2010 with key focus on Formulated Fruit Juice concentrates and compounds.
Executive International Sales and Africa
MBA & National Diploma in Marketing and Sales
Joined SCP in June 2013. A marketing professional with 23 years experience in the liquid beverage market, packaging and fruit processing industries. Key areas of expertise: key account management, new market development, local and international sales, business development, export logistic management and marketing activities.
Jacques van der Westhuizen
B.Compt Hons CA(SA)
Served his articles of clerkship at a small/medium size audit firm and qualified as a chartered accountant in 2002. In 2004 he joined Price Waterhouse Coopers in the UK as an Audit Manager and after 8 years in an auditing environment moved into a commercial role when he joined the Siemens group of companies in 2005. Upon returning to South Africa he gained experience in the wine industry and a listed property group before joining SCP in May 2011.
Executive National Sales and Southern Africa
Klaas has extensive Marketing background with 17 years in the fruit juice industry. He was also the General Manager, Formulated Products Business Unit of Associated Fruit Processors
Business, Accounting & Sales Management Certificate
Joined SCP in June 2009 as the National Junior Key Accounts Manager for Olive Pride. Key focus areas are major retailers nationally as well as creating a more efficient supply chain.
BBA Degree: Marketing management
14 years experience in FMCG Marketing Management.. Joined SCP in February 2013 after 6 years at Heinz Foods SA and prior to that Parmalat SA. Focus in SCP is PR & Brand Marketing.
Head of Technical
B.Sc Food Technology
24 Years in Food Industry of which 17 years Juice experience. Joined SCP in July 2014.
Carlo de Candia
NDP & Applications Manager
Compound & Emulsions
Joined SCP in November 2012. 13 Years experience in production and operations management in both fruit juice and pharmaceutical industries. His field of expertise is manufacturing of flavours, emulsions, juices as well as extracts and compounds in the food and beverage industry.
B.Sc. Food science
Jaco has a total of 19 years quality and development experience in the food and beverage industry as well as Filling facility specializing in juice, soy, wine and contract packing. He has extensive Beverage experience including aseptic filling of wine & Soy Products. He leads up QA/QC systems.
National Diploma Food Technology
Joined SCP in April 2010 and has 15 years experience in product development & manufacturing, including developing products for Woolworths.
4 Years Financial Management Experience. Joined SCP in July 2013
Johan de Jager
Business Development Manager
18 years production experience in Fruit Juice & Wine products; 12 years experience in Tetra Pak Fruit Juice UHT industry as a Factory Manager, managing the departments of Supply Chain, Production, Logistics & OHS. He joined SCP in March 2014.
Michelle le Roux
Human Resources Officer
National Diploma in Human Resources Management
Extensive experience in Human Resources Management and have a key role in Skills development in SCP.
Logistics & Supply Chain Manager
30 Years' Experience in Manufacturing Industry: 3 Years with Brook Bond Oxo, 6 Years with Lipton SA Pty Ltd, 3 Years with Willard's Snack Factory, 18 Years with Entyce Beverages (National Brands Ltd)
N5 Mechanical Engineering B Com Management
In association with the Citrus industry for 24 years, initially the export of fresh produce and 16 years in Citrus processing, from fruit to concentrates
B.Tech Food Technology
15 years experience in the South African food industry, specialising in Fresh Produce and Fruit processing. He has filled General Managerial, Technical and Sales positions over this period in the industry. Dewald has a passion for the fruit juice industry, client service and quality. Attitude is everything!
Markets we serve
SCP has established an extensive footprint into Africa, Europe and South America. The business has a presence in the following countries:
Angola, Ghana, Malawi, Mauritius, Nigeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Germany, Netherlands, Spain
The state of the art SCP plant in the Western Cape, South Africa is fully HACCP and ISO accredited.