Who we are

who-we-areCountry Bird Holdings, known as CBH, is one of the largest poultry and animal feeds producers in Africa. It was established in South Africa in 2003 and has operations in Botswana, the DRC, Nigeria, Mozambique, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe.  Having aligned with sound partners, CBH has the resources to realise their vision of continued expansion into the rest of Africa.

CBH’s founder, Kevin James has more than 35 years experience in the poultry industry and in-depth knowledge of business in Africa. He has the support of a team of dedicated and passionate people led by Marthinus Stander who has held the position of CEO since 2013. CBH employs more than 5,000 staff. Annually, CBH produces more than half a million tons of feed, 150 million day old chicks and 150,000 tons of frozen chicken.

CBH endeavours to provide customers with a complete range of services and thus have spread their operations to cover all aspects of the industry. This holistic approach encompasses breeders, broilers, eggs, hatcheries, feed, abattoirs, distribution and logistics.

Our well-known brand, Supreme Poultry, delivers quality products to customers and consumers across Africa, while we also provide house brands and specialised products to high profile QSRs (Quick Service Restaurants). Nutri Feeds sets the standard among Farmers with our world-class feed products. Our high levels of quality, expertise and on-site training have earned the trust of our many customers. CBH has recently acquired the franchise rights to KFC in Zimbabwe and Zambia and now owns a total eight KFC restaurants in these countries.