Dis-Chem shares plummet in wake of poor trading update

2019-11-04 17:04

The retail pharmacy group says it expects a decrease of over 35% in its headline earnings per share for the six months ended August.

Numsa, Saftu hold mass march ahead of national shutdown

2018-12-20 21:33

Saftu is supporting unions in preparation for a national shutdown in March next year, as well as a radical workers party which will contest power at the elections.

WATCH: Dis-Chem workers, police come to blows in Canal Walk

2018-12-06 11:51

A video circulating on social media video shows Dis-Chem workers clashing with police in Cape Town's Canal Walk mall. WATCH.

Dis-Chem briefly shuts Mall of Africa branch, operates on skeleton staff amid strike

2018-11-16 19:05

Dis-Chem downplayed the Nupsaw wage strike on Friday, saying a small percentage of employees were participating from the company’s distribution centres as an “opportunistic membership drive” ahead of the festive season.

Dis-Chem shares dive almost 10% after results

2018-05-04 15:34

In its results for the year to end-February 2018, Dis-Chem Pharmacies reported 13.3% growth in group turnover to R19.6bn, boosted by the addition of 21 stores to its chain.

SHARE WATCH: 5 stocks to keep your eyes on

2016-10-24 19:17

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at interesting corporate moves made on the JSE in this week's five shares to watch.


Dis-Chem strike cost about R50m and counting, group says

2019-02-14 17:26

Loss of income and additional costs directly linked to ongoing industrial action at Dis-Chem have amounted to about R50m to date, the group says.

Bus full of suspects arrested for public violence, malicious damage to property

2018-12-11 07:39

A bus full of suspects was escorted to the Sandton police station after the 105 occupants, alleged to be striking workers, were arrested.

Dis-Chem plans for festive season amid warning of 'intensifying' strike

2018-11-19 20:45

Dis-Chem has made provisions to ensure stores and its distribution centres continue to operate ahead of the busy festive season amid warnings of intensifying strike action.

Police fire rubber bullets to disperse striking Dis-Chem workers

2018-11-16 15:50

Gauteng police have used rubber bullets to disperse about 2 000 workers belonging to the National Union of Public Service and Allied Workers, who were protesting outside Dis-Chem's offices in Midrand.

Dis-Chem share price falls after JSE listing

2016-11-18 17:24

Dis-Chem's share price fell by over 8% after making its debut on the JSE.

Dis-Chem plans JSE listing as it doubles pharmacies

2016-10-17 09:29

Dis-Chem plans to start trading on the JSE as the pharmacy group looks to double its outlets in the next five to eight years.

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