ECDC signs MoU with BAT South Africa to support emerging tobacco farmers in the Eastern Cape

Thursday, 10 May 2018|

Tobacco farming is making a comeback in the Eastern Cape with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the JSE’s second-largest company by market capitalisation – British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) – and the Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) to support emerging farmers.

BAT South Africa: Advertising Authority stubs out misleading claims about cigarette prices

Thursday, 14 September 2017|

British American Tobacco (South Africa) Proprietary Limited (‘BATSA’) has been working hard to raise awareness about the sale of illicit cigarettes, recently running a communications campaign named Keep It 100, highlighting the threat posed by illicit products.

BAT South Africa: Illicit tobacco trade a direct threat to job security in Gauteng

Monday, 4 September 2017|

British American Tobacco SA warns of possible job losses as illicit trade grows

BAT South Africa: Burning billboard on Empire Rd, JHB

Monday, 21 August 2017|

Press statement

British American Tobacco South Africa Mandela Day activities

Tuesday, 18 July 2017|

Handover of Mandela Legacy Canvas to Nelson Mandela Museum and assistance with ‘Million Gardens for Mandela’ initiative in Qunu, Eastern Cape
Partnering with Thula Thula to paint houses with fire-resistant paint in Imizamo Yethu, Western Cape

BATSA records 54.4% decrease in water usage

Tuesday, 14 March 2017|

British American Tobacco Southern Africa (BATSA) today said it had decreased its water usage at its major manufacturing facility at Heidelberg by 54.5% since 2011 following a significant programme of internal review and investment, interrogating each stage of the manufacturing process.

British American Tobacco’s multi-billion Rand contribution to the SA economy

Tuesday, 15 November 2016|

A study by independent analysts Quantec Research has highlighted the significant economic contribution that BAT South Africa makes to national economy, demonstrating the scale of the company’s direct impact as well as that of its wider value chain.

Blue chip British American Tobacco receives a warm welcome to the V&A Waterfront

Tuesday, 1 November 2016|

Green building principles adopted for headquarters of the second largest company on the JSE