Woolworths to buy Australian men's retailer Politix

2016-10-05 11:08

Woolworths plans to buy Australian men's fashion brand Politix through its subsidiary, Country Road Group.

SHARE WATCH: SA retailers having a tough time

2016-09-05 16:20

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at South African retail shares and how hard they are finding it to make profits.

Woolworths earnings beat estimates as food, clothing sales rise

2016-08-25 08:16

Woolworths Holdings has reported full-year profit that beat analyst estimates after food and clothing sales rose.

The simple thing you could be doing for your health

2016-08-22 08:48

If you’re smart, you probably already think about what you eat. Now focus on how you eat it and you’ll soon feel the positive effects.

Activists abandon #BoycottWoolworths campaign

2016-08-19 12:33

Activists behind the #BoycottWoolworths campaign say they have decided to broaden the campaign to target all Israeli products in any store.

Warm weather impacts Woolworths winter sales

2016-07-14 11:42

Woolworths says group apparel sales in the second half of the financial year were impacted by the late start to winter and unseasonably warm weather.

Free State MPL nabbed for shoplifting nail polish, earrings at Woolworths

2016-06-13 17:46

A member of the Free State legislature has been nabbed for stealing earrings and nail polish from a Woolworths store in Cape Town, police say.

Shoprite tie up with Zambeef yields profits

2016-06-08 14:18

The partnership between South African grocery chain, Shoprite and Zambian meat producer and processor, Zambeef, is bearing fruit.

GG Alcock: Informal economy keeping SA afloat – how foreign nationals cleaned shop

2016-05-16 19:55

An invisible matrix of small informal shops is winning purses, garnering 20% of all money spent in SA and selling goods to the value of R46bn per year.

Peanut scare: Recalled Woolworths ice cream products back on shelves

2016-03-04 11:52

Woolworths has quietly brought back a number of their ice cream products that were recalled after being mistakenly packaged without peanut allergy warnings.


Woolworths appoints Fyfe as new CEO for Country Road

2016-09-28 13:19

Woolworths has announced the appointment of Scott Fyfe as the new CEO of its subsidiary Country Road Group. Fyfe will commence his role as early as 2017.

Woolworths unscathed from boycott – brand expert

2016-08-19 16:05

The #BoycottWoolworths campaign did not have a "material" impact on the retailer's bottom line, according to a brand consultant.

SA retail stocks volumes surge

2016-07-14 19:00

Trading volumes in SA retail stocks have jumped following indications that consumer spending is starting to recover.

Free State DA refers ANC MPL shoplifter to ethics committee

2016-06-15 16:39

The DA in the Free State has referred ANC MPL Sarah Malitaba Moleleki to the ethics committee in the legislature after the 56-year-old was caught stealing earrings and nail polish from a Woolworths store in Cape Town.

WATCH: Supermarkets suss out each other for your business

The founder of a retail price comparison website says supermarkets keep tabs on one another to vie for consumers.

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WATCH: Crunching the numbers on fruit and veg prices

If you're spending a fortune on food you need to watch this video. News24 compares the prices of four food items at major national wholesale markets and four major retailers.

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INFOGRAPHIC: How renewable friendly are SA’s top 5 retailers?

2016-04-19 07:56

SA's top five retailers would make space for 178 400 households to connect to the grid without risking load shedding by becoming 100% dependent on renewable energy.

Woolworths expects tax hikes for high earners

2016-02-16 18:21

Woolworths expects an announcement on personal tax hikes in next week's national budget, the retailer's chief executive says, a move that would mostly hit its well-heeled shoppers.

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