CapeTalk Small Business Awards
funky-ouma-1jpg

South Africa's favourite braai has gotten even tastier with a healthier twist

Braai has become an integral and much-loved part of South Africans culture. It's a common practice shared many households bringing friends and family members together.

With the move towards a healthier lifestyle, small business Funky Ouma has come to the braai party. It manufactures 100% all natural Braai and cookings salts who enjoy a more natural seasoning option.

Owner Johannita Eksteen says their products are a healthier substitute to everyday salts and spice.

We use authentic herbs and we package all our salts in quality grinders...

Johannita Eksteen, Owner of Funky Ouma

We use low sodium slats and we don't put MSG or preservatives.

Johannita Eksteen, Owner of Funky Ouma

Eksteen says their herbs are all naturally produced from their small garden which is well maintained.

Funky Ouma sells its product to a niche market like delis, farm stall, butcheries, curios shops, health stores and pharmacies.

To hear more of this interview, listen below:


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Hurricane Irma: The most powerful storm to ever hit the US

Hurricane Irma: The most powerful storm to ever hit the US

A South African living in Florida explains how Hurricane Irma has destroyed the area leaving millions of people without shelter.

Being a man and depressed is nothing to feel shameful about

Being a man and depressed is nothing to feel shameful about

Founder of the Men’s Foundation says men should find themselves safe spaces to open up about their mental health issues.

Gift Experience South Africa: "We believe that experiences make the best gifts"

Gift Experience South Africa: "We believe that experiences make the best gifts"

CEO Claire Stier says the company offers innovative 'gift experiences' like skydiving and supercar drives which bring happiness.

Yoco scoops Small Business Awards for its (low-cost) portable card reader

Yoco scoops Small Business Awards for its (low-cost) portable card reader

Cash is dead! Can’t afford (or don't want) a traditional Point-of-Sale machine? Yoco turns your smartphone into one.

The biggest burgers in Cape Town are served at YARD

The biggest burgers in Cape Town are served at YARD

YARD restaurant has been nominated for CapeTalk Small Business Awards for the great experience they offer to customers.

How to overcome the fear of failure (and other tips from a serial entrepreneur)

How to overcome the fear of failure (and other tips from a serial entrepreneur)

Nic Haralambous knows a thing or three about starting a small business with almost no money. He offers this advice…

Former TRC commissioner questions whether some should have received amnesty

Former TRC commissioner questions whether some should have received amnesty

Hlengiwe Mkhize says the criteria that gave amnesty to apartheid officials has not been fully understood by communities.

What to do when faced with Cape Town's poisonous snakes

What to do when faced with Cape Town's poisonous snakes

John Webb talks about the three most dangerous snakes in the Western Cape and what to do when faced with these vicious creatures.

Popular articles
'I’ve never invested in the stock exchange. I know it too well'

'I’ve never invested in the stock exchange. I know it too well'

Bruce Whitfield interviews Prof Lorenzo Fioramonti (UP) about his attitude toward money (hopes, fears, successes, failures, etc.).

How to have a good day

How to have a good day

Forbes and Inc. call “How to Have a Good Day” a “top must-read business book”. Bruce Whitfield interviews author Caroline Webb.

DA: Whether you are from Switzerland or Swaziland, you must be documented in SA

DA: Whether you are from Switzerland or Swaziland, you must be documented in SA

The DA defends its immigration plans saying no country can afford not to secure its borders.

CT council to decide on charging De Lille following new forensic report

CT council to decide on charging De Lille following new forensic report

The Bowman Gilfillan report, yet to be made public, found that De Lille allegedly failed to report tender corruption to council.

Judge in Omotoso case dismisses defence application to recuse himself

Judge in Omotoso case dismisses defence application to recuse himself

Judge Mandela Makaula has dismissed the defence application saying it has no merit.

Zondi tells court that she had to 'look happy' in church out of fear for Omotoso

Zondi tells court that she had to 'look happy' in church out of fear for Omotoso

Cheryl Zondi is testifying against Pastor Timothy Omotoso who is accused of rape and human trafficking in his Durban church.