Shoprite warns against 'fake news' WhatsApp message on supply shortages

2020-05-12 22:23

Shoprite Group has warned against a WhatsApp message being circulated which claims to be from the Checkers' head office that indicates there will be a shortage of certain food products.

Game now sells food and groceries on Uber Eats – sometimes for cheaper than competitors do in store

2020-05-12 07:46

On some items you will pay exactly what you would at Checkers or Pick n Pay, and for a handful of items you will pay less.

Pies and roast chicken banned at Woolworths and other stores - will frozen meals be next?

2020-04-17 14:16

The Companies and Intellectual Property Commission has warned that frozen prepared foods may also not be sold during lockdown.

Shoprite rallies on the back of strong operations update

2020-01-22 13:03

Shoprite's half-year operational update reflects overall sales growth of 7%, however there were draw backs in its operations in the rest of Africa.

The race for reach is on - Shoprite Group CEO

2019-08-21 07:16

The winners will be the retailers that reach the most customers via the most media and the largest number of distribution models, Shoprite Group CEO tells Fin24.

Little Shop, Little Garden and now...Little Checkers

2019-05-08 15:53

After its popular Little Shop and Little Garden promotions, where shoppers could collect various items, Checkers has now launched a Little Checkers promotion.

The JSE just had its best first quarter in 12 years – despite meltdowns in Aspen, Mr Price, and Shoprite

2019-04-01 14:45

The first quarter of 2019 was painful for investors in many companies which make their money from SA consumers, but the bourse in general didn't share their pain – in part thanks to mining shares.

This Christmas, parents bought more school stationery than toys for the first time ever, says Shoprite

2019-01-22 14:43

Shoprite's share price fell to its weakest level in two years as its sales disappointed.

You can soon order cold beer and wine via Mr Delivery — at Checkers prices

2018-11-05 14:39

The liquor will be sold at in-store prices.

After driving parents nuts with its Little Shop miniatures, Checkers just launched a collectible line of real garden plants

2018-04-23 14:46

But don't worry, there is an infuriatingly impossible "song" that goes with Little Garden still guaranteed to drive parents crazy.


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

2020-05-12 15:37

Sales of hair colouring kits have doubled at Pick n Pay.

20 Checkers employees in Cape Town test positive for Covid-19 - report

2020-04-29 08:56

At least 20 employees at the Checkers store in Bayside Mall in Table View, Cape Town have tested positive for Covid-19.

TAKE A LOOK: What you can find at Pick n Pay, Woolies and others during lockdown

2020-03-27 13:12

We couldn't buy a kettle or magazines from the Pick n Pay we visited, but these were freely available elsewhere.

World Cup win may have helped to save South Africa from a recession, new figures show

2020-01-15 15:35

Sales figures from November show an unexpected jump, partially – but only partially – explained by Black Friday.

Checkers apologises for Springboks 'Quota Squad' cake

2019-07-28 15:23

Checkers has distanced itself from a message included on a Springboks cake put on the shelf of one of its stores ahead of the game against the All Blacks this weekend.

Freedom ain't free, but these are the companies who will treat voters for making their mark

2019-05-08 14:27

Made your mark? These companies want to reward you for it.

More Checkers stores are being radically transformed – to include coffee stations and ‘wine cellars’

2019-03-04 05:28

Shoprite says its FreshX Checkers stores are performing ahead of expectations.

We shopped for school supplies at Checkers, Pick n Pay and others - here's how prices compared

2019-01-02 06:57

Shops are currently offering attractive back-to-school specials.

We compared the prices of popular flu medicines at Dis-Chem, Clicks and MediRite – and there was very little difference

2018-08-08 10:16

The difference between the most expensive and the cheapest was just over 4%.

Here's exactly how students can get 10% off anything at Shoprite and Checkers for four days every month, starting next week

2018-04-17 14:50

The student discount applies once a month until the end of October. And yes, they check whether you are really a student.

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