Your Health, Our Mission


Gerardo Trading aims to provide simple yet healthy lifestyle products along with sharing informative lifestyle advice to demonstrate just how simple & exciting a healthy lifestyle can be. We passionately believe that we can assist everyone in making this lifestyle ideal an affordable and practical reality. No gimmicks, just simple, healthy & happy living!


About Us

As a health and lifestyle business, our team is passionate about ensuring that all our clients experience and enjoy the BODICARE/BODICAFE better lifestyle. Why? Because we believe in making everybody happy and healthy!

Each department, from procurement to production, sales, marketing, admin,  logistics and product development, are given a role in making available the best quality health whole-foods and lifestyle products to all our customers.

The company recently obtained FSSC 22000 quality accreditation. Thus we continue to strive to attain the highest food safety & quality standards. These food safety and quality standards are applied and monitored in each department from procurement to manufacturing and distribution

Our Story

Gerardo Trading Cc is the owner of the brands, BodiCare & BodiCafé.

The company was established in 1989, in Johannesburg South Africa, with only a handful of employees and distributed health and lifestyle products.

 Today, 30 years later, Gerardo Trading, along with our 120 employees, are proud manufacturers and distributors of a wide and ever-growing range of health and lifestyle products. Our range includes herbal supplements and whole-food products, which are manufactured and packed at the two FSSC 22000 quality assured company factories:

Manufacturing: 11 Blumberg Rd, Industria West, Johannesburg, 2093

Packing & distribution: 1068 Katrol Avenue, Robertville, Florida, 1710

Gerardo Trading Cc currently distributes products in the following countries: South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho; Zimbabwe, Seychelles, Cameroon, Botswana, Malawi and Angola with plans to expand still further into sub-Saharan Africa and beyond.

BodiCare Range

BodiCare was the first of the two brands to be established with only a few products to start off with. Molasses, a very nutritious food, was the original inspiration for the range of supplements packed, manufactured and distributed today. 

The current BodiCare range includes: Molasses, Stametta Body Healing Liquid, Nutritional Fibre and Stametta Tea, to name a few brand favourites. BodiCare products are available at the company factory store (see Manufacturing Address) or at a number of wholesalers, retailers and health shops, country-wide.

BodiCafé Range:

The BodiCafé range, our newest and rapidly growing brand, consists of a variety of whole-foods including vegan, gluten-free & vegetarian-friendly options. 

 The ranges listed can be purchased at a number of wholesalers, retailers & health shops (see  or alternatively, products can be purchased at the company factory store (see Manufacturing Address) or online at

The BodiCafé range: Nuts & Seeds, Proteins; Whole-grain carbs; Seasonings; Anytime Cereals; Stone-milled Flours; Plant Milks (lactose-free); Spreads; Sweeteners.


Our uncompromising focus is to produce and distribute only the most nutritious, and as far as possible, the least processed food and lifestyle products that will benefit the health and happiness of all our clients, because we believe you deserve the BODICARE/ BODICAFE better lifestyle.

Believe that you deserve the best, because we certainly do!

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Factory Shop, Manufacturing and Admin Centre

11 Blumberg Street, Industria West, Johannesburg, 2093

telephone 011 474 3211

customer care 0861 125 126 



Marketing, Sales, Packing and Distribution Centre

1068 Katrol Avenue, Robertville, 1709

telephone 011 991 7620

customer care 0861 125 126