cape town. 101117.Charl Smith from the National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications, carries out various bread spot checks throughout the city on large and small retailers.The check is to determine whether the various brands are complying with the minimum weight requirement.This spotcheck was carried out at Checkers in Tamboerskloof.Reporters:Jason Warner and Sibongile Mkani-Mpolweni. Pic : Jason Boud (Arg.)

Tiger Brands has dismissed claims that its bread has been poisoned, the SABC reported on Saturday.

The public broadcaster reported that there were online messages warning consumers not to buy Albany bread because it has been poisoned to make white people sick.

Tiger Brands dismissed the message as a mere speculation with no foundation. - Sapa