Nutrition in Vitamin and Mineral Premixes and Blends for the Food Industry


Dalton Sugar Company 50 CWD VITAMIN A PREMIX

Where the Vitamin A itself is micro encapsulated and with our stable and

safe quality ingredients, efficient and measurable application is:

  • Cost-effective
  • Allows for customized blends of Vitamin A and sugar depending on local Requirement
  • Vitamin A beadlets for the fortification of sugar is stable (If exposed to heat and light)
  • Ready to use in factory
  • Health impact is measurable
  • Quality allows to nurture consumer confidence

Our current business on which our business model is based is the Sugar Industry in Africa and the fortification of sugar and other commodities with the vitamin A premixes we manufacture.

As a result Dalton Sugar Company has agreements with leading sugar mills  to fortify sugar with Vitamin A. This market base will grow in regions where sugar fortification is mandatory, such as in Malawi, or voluntary, such as South Africa.

A+ Plus Sugar contributes towards the health and well-being of an individual. A key ingredient in A+Plus Sugar is Vitamin A. Our Vitamin A itself is micro encapsulated making it stable and safe in our quality brown sugar.

Vitamin A helps Children to grow and develop properly. It helps protect the body against infections. It keeps the front of the eye healthy and helps the eye to see in dim light.

Everything in A+Plus Sugar’s production cycle is based in South Africa - from growing the raw sugar cane; to milling and producing our sweet brown sugar; to packaging - creating a truly South African Brand for South Africans.



  • Skin
  • Vision
  • Hormones
  • Skeleton
  • Immune system
  • Nervous system
  • Protein metabolism

South Africa has a serious public health problem of Vitamin A Deficiency – 33 out of 100 children under 6 years have poor Vitamin A status. About 65% of children aged 3-5 are most affected, with the highest percentage of those being children living in rural areas.



Evidence in South Africa – the reality:

  • Growth faltering due to reduced appetite and weight loss.
  • Increased number and severity of infections.
  • Visual disturbances.
  • Low birth weight and premature babies
  • Infants and children with recurrent infections
  • Infants and Children with Malnutrition
  • Pregnant and breastfeeding women requirements for vitamin A increase during pregnancy and lactation.

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Registration Number: 2012/011435/07

Millhouse, Hilton, 3201, KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa