Poppi Burke

Poppi Burke is Project Manager for Manufacturing Outlook, responsible for showcasing companies, leaders, and c-suite executives in manufacturing sectors across Africa and Asia.
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13 Features

Formex Industries : True to Form

Formex Industries, consisting of Formex Pressings and Formex Tubing, continues to flourish as a primary economic driving force in the South African automotive manufacturing industry. We find out more with CEO, Hennie Venter.

By Poppi Burke Ed Budds

K.S. Jewelry International : A Rare Jewellery Gem

Having supplied some of the world’s most famous brands, K.S. Jewelry International is a luxury jewellery manufacturer recognised for its high-quality products and designs. We dive headfirst into the company’s four decades of experience and passion for innovation.

By Poppi Burke Lauren Kania

Alu-Cab : An Adventurous Pursuit

Born out of a passion for overlanding and exploring the great outdoors, Alu-Cab has transformed from a Cape Town start-up to a global supplier of adventure vehicle accessories, as CEO, Warwick Leslie tells us.

By Poppi Burke Lauren Kania

Sulzer South Africa : Celebrating a Century of Heritage

Comprehensively supporting customers, Sulzer South Africa is dedicated to improving pumping processes, operational reliability, and the high performance of industrial rotating machinery. We discuss all this and more with Managing Director, Henry Craukamp.

By Poppi Burke Ed Budds

UNICA Iron and Steel : Setting a Solid Standard

As proud pioneers of secondary metals manufacturing, UNICA Iron and Steel is successfully forging a path in South Africa. Managing Director, Mohammed Asif Qasim, tells us more about the industry.

By Poppi Burke Rachel Carr

BBS Automation : Sustaining Cutting-Edge Solutions

BBS Automation’s forward-thinking automated assembly and testing systems are providing cutting-edge solutions, as Andreas Foerster, General Manager for Southeast Asia, tells us.

By Poppi Burke Jack Salter

SIPH : Conserving a Crucial Commodity

SIPH’s unwavering mission is the production and marketing of Natural Rubber from its plantations and partner smallholders across West Africa.

By Poppi Burke Ed Budds

Thong Guan Industries Berhad : Making Plastic Sustainable

We unwrap the emergence of Thong Guan Industries Berhad as one of the largest stretch film manufacturers in Malaysia.

By Jack Salter Poppi Burke

Advanced Integrated Manufacturing Corp (AIM) : AIMing for a Greener Future

We speak to Nicholas Tan, Vice President of Operations at Advanced Integrated Manufacturing Corp (AIM) about its latest investments.

By Marcus Kääpä Poppi Burke

Dürr Africa : A South African Rebound

Michael Broek, Managing Director of Dürr Africa, discusses the current state of manufacturing as a result of COVID-19 and his company.

By Editorial Team Poppi Burke