SA expects decisive leadership from the president, including the fight against Covid-19 and holding his Cabinet to account, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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Checkers customers can now order medicines telephonically from the in-store MediRite pharmacies.
The cost of living in countries with volatile currencies - like South Africa - is likely to decrease as the novel coronavirus wreaks havoc in in the foreign exchange market and on domestic demand.
Game and Makro parent company, Massmart says it has decided to freeze prices on all essentials, save for fresh produce items, during the 21-day lockdown period.
Retailers have welcomed the DTI's intervention, saying they will empower them to enforce stricter pricing rules on people they do business with and manage their supply chains better.
Woolworths has warned that some imported items may not be in stock from mid-March.
Coronation has effectively doubled its holding in Shoprite Holdings, the retailer said on Thursday.
Seven of the top 30 economies whose retail sector showed considerable growth in 2019 were from Africa, however SA did not even get ranked among the 200 economies featured.
The JSE's all share index gained 8% in 2019 - but this number belies the diverging fortunes of different sectors.
Video footage of an improbable "robbery within a robbery" is being circulated on social media, leaving South Africans perplexed.
Christo Wiese will retire as board chairperson of Shoprite, by the next annual general meeting.
Even though Woolworths has been working on increasing the Food division’s contribution to the group, expanding its footprint and improving its offering, analysts say the retailer benefited from consumers diverting their expenditure from clothes, entertainment and durable goods to procure food supplies.
Two Shoprite supermarkets in Pretoria were on Monday shut down by labour inspectors for failing to comply with health and safety regulations during lockdown.
'Our employees are crucial players in the task ahead,' says the group's CEO.
Businesses across multiple sectors are implementing measures to keep customers and staff safe.
China is South Africa's most important source of imports - 16% of all South African imports come from China.
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.
Sales figures from November show an unexpected jump, partially – but only partially – explained by Black Friday.
In a complex set of contracts, the tycoon has protected himself from a fall in Shoprite's share price.
Shoprite cashier Zimkhitha Xhalabile, who was asaulted at her till by a male customer, has given birth to a healthy baby boy.
Prof Shirley Zinn, the lead independent director of Shoprite, has resigned with immediate effect.
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