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Retailer News

Outgoing Pick n Pay CEO turned around a ‘massive ship’ – will it stay on course? | Fin24

August 6th, 2020|0 Comments

Outgoing Pick n Pay CEO turned around a 'massive ship' - will it stay on course? Source: Outgoing Pick n Pay CEO turned around a [...]

Massmart set to shed nearly 1 800 jobs at Game stores as Covid-19 hits retail

July 10th, 2020|0 Comments

Massmart set to shed nearly 1 800 jobs at Game stores as Covid-19 hits retail Source: Massmart set to shed nearly 1 800 jobs at [...]

Government explains why it banned the sale of hot foods during South Africa’s lockdown

April 22nd, 2020|0 Comments

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has explained government’s decision to ban the sale of ‘hot foods’ during South Africa’s [...]

Company Updates

Food price changes during South Africa’s lockdown – here’s what you are paying more for

July 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Food price changes during South Africa’s lockdown – here’s what you are paying more for Source: Food price changes during South Africa’s lockdown – here’s [...]

Economic slowdown drives beverage innovation among bottom-end retailers

January 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Like so many other sectors, the South African beverage market has not escaped the effects of the country's economic slowdown. In 2015/16, it experienced just 1.6% [...]

Whitey Basson joins Clover Industries as strengthened board announced

January 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Clover Industries announced the strengthening of its board with key three strategic appointments, which includes the name of former Shoprite chief executive Whitey Basson Source: Whitey [...]

New Products On Shelf

Lancewood Double Cream Yoghurt

October 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Red Bull The Summer Edition Coconut & Berry

October 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Darling Brew – Spirited flight

March 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Jordan Oral Care

March 20th, 2018|0 Comments

McCain Green Medley Mix

March 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Denny Cook-In Sauces & Pasta Sauces

March 20th, 2018|0 Comments

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Videos

Shoprite and Checkers win recycled product of the year at 2018 PETCO Awards

June 13th, 2018|0 Comments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgPiO979tbw Shoprite and Checkers were awarded the Recycled Product of the Year at the 2018 PETCO Awards, the South African PET Recycling Company’sannual awards and the industry’s biggest celebration of recycling and waste management excellence.Source: [...]

BUSINESS DAY TV: Retailers concerned about SA’s growth outlook

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZ79iGys4qQ

BUSINESS DAY TV: Out with the crown jewels and in with the food focus

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJuZ1WBHTV8

Economic Updates

1607, 2020

The rand is now the world’s most undervalued currency – here’s where it should be

July 16th, 2020|0 Comments

The rand is now the world's most undervalued currency - here's where it should be Source: The rand is now the world's most undervalued currency – here’s where it [...]

1507, 2020

Food price changes during South Africa’s lockdown – here’s what you are paying more for

July 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Food price changes during South Africa’s lockdown – here’s what you are paying more for Source: Food price changes during South Africa’s lockdown – here’s what you are paying [...]

207, 2020

Here’s how much the average price for a household food basket has increased in South Africa

July 2nd, 2020|0 Comments

Here’s how much the average price for a household food basket has increased in South Africa Source: Here’s how much the average price for a household food basket has [...]

2904, 2020

Food prices skyrocket. Justice group slams economic policy

April 29th, 2020|0 Comments

Food prices in five supermarkets have skyrocketed, painting a gloomy picture for poor families who were not able to afford enough nutritious food even before the impact of the [...]

2905, 2019

South Africans are spending less on their weekly shopping trip

May 29th, 2019|0 Comments

South African shoppers are spending less, but are still stretching their wallets, according to Tiger Brand’s interim report for the six months ending March 2019. Source: South Africans are [...]

2603, 2018

Poultry producer Astral wants chicken to be VAT free

March 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Chicken should be exempt from value-added tax (VAT), poultry producer Astral said in a media release on Thursday. The increase in VAT to 15% in April from the 14% it [...]

2003, 2018

Sugar tax may be first of several ‘health promotion’ measures

March 20th, 2018|0 Comments

The introduction of the euphemistically called ‘health promotion tax’ – a tax on sugary drinks – is expected to generate around R2 billion in tax revenue. The tax becomes [...]

Logicode Industry News

South Africans are starting to spend again

September 18th, 2020|0 Comments

South Africans are starting to spend again Source: South Africans are starting to spend again

These are the hottest products in demand in SA stores – including hair dye and bleach

May 13th, 2020|0 Comments

South Africa’s lockdown has led to some interesting retail trends - like a spike in the sale of non-alcoholic beverages, and pineapples - but there have been several other [...]

Shaken by the coronavirus, consumers will be hesitant to spend – and harder to convince

April 22nd, 2020|0 Comments

After more than a month cooped up in their houses, and with many people worried about their financial stability after the lockdown ends, companies should expect consumers to be [...]

Spar has a new way of packaging its chicken – it stays fresh for longer and uses less plastic

April 8th, 2020|0 Comments

Retailer Spar says it is using a new innovative packaging for its chicken that can extend shelf life, reduce food wastage and at the same time reduce the amount [...]