Wheat products
For over 60 years, Pioneer Foods has been milling wheat into high quality flour making this the core of the division. This milling ensures millions of fresh loaves arrive on tables across the country every day.


SASKO Bread is the cornerstone brand within the Essential Foods Bakeries division at Pioneer Foods. SASKO bread can be found in millions of South African homes each day, ever since the first loaf was baked as far back as the 1930s.

SASKO uses only the finest ingredients, milled, mixed and baked to tasty perfection. Because SASKO has been around for more than 80 years, it understands the importance of giving South Africans the sustenance they need without compromising on taste. Combined with a national network of world-class bakeries across South Africa, we ensure that you can enjoy locally made, superior quality goods every day.

Pioneer Foods manufactures a range of wheat-based pasta products to cater for ever-changing dietary preferences. This includes South Africa’s first white maize flour pasta. Using only the finest local and imported ingredients, its pastas are known for their taste and quality.


SASKO (Bread, Flour, Quick Treats), Pasta Grande

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