Fraud Alert

Criminal syndicates claiming to be RCL FOODS are fraudulently attempting to apply for credit, invite tender applications and ‘recruit’ on our behalf (for a fee). Please be aware that we will never contact a supplier or prospective supplier via SMS or social media to invite them to tender, nor would RCL FOODS- or organisations acting on our behalf –ask for payment at any stage in the recruitment process.

Please beware of the latest scam involving fraudulent credit applications made on behalf of RCL FOODS, mostly relating to diesel and cooking oil purchases. Fraudsters are using the following details on their email applications:

John Maher

Key Accounts Manager

RCL Foods (Pty) Ltd

Tel: 087 510 1225

Cell: 083 663 6518


10 The Boulevard, Westway Office Park,Westville, 3629

Please be aware that that the above details are not those of RCL FOODS. Our company website is and our email addresses use the following format: We have reported the matter to the South African Police Service and are in the process of blocking relevant domains used in the scam.

If you have been approached regarding the above or any other scam, please report it to the SAPS and call our Tip-offs Anonymous hotline on 0800 00 1987. For urgent assistance please contact our Internal Audit department on 031 242 8600.