Social Media backlash over Spur's waffle-maker post

2017-10-07 20:36

There has been strong social media backlash about a post made by the Grand Canyon Spur Steak Ranch in Pinetown, regarding one of their employees.

Spur independent panel to meet in October

2017-07-04 16:20

An independent panel will in October conduct hearings into a heated altercation at a Johannesburg Spur, its convenor has said.

Spur bosses to go on countrywide tour to address boycott

2017-06-26 19:16

Spur Corporation’s CEO Pierre van Tonder says the company's top management is embarking on a nationwide tour to "gain a greater understanding of their customers and franchisees".

WATCH: Spur releases CCTV footage of altercation

This video, supplied to News24, shows a man physically threatening a woman in front of his and her children at a Spur restaurant. The incident sparked nation-wide outrage.

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Twitter users react to Spur altercation

2017-03-21 21:16

After a video showing a man physically threatening a woman in front of his and her children at a Spur restaurant went viral on social media, Twitter users reacted with shock, with some defending the man.

Anti-gang group calls for boycott of gun smuggling accused's businesses

2016-07-02 10:07

An anti-gangsterism movement has called on the Cape Town public to boycott fast food franchises partly owned by a businessman expected to go on trial for gun smuggling.

Spur restaurant sales top R6bn

2015-09-10 12:42

Spur Corporation says comparable profit before tax, excluding the impact of a BEE deal and exceptional and one-off items, increased by 10.8%.

SA food chains take on London with aplomb

2015-06-22 13:50

It is not only Nando's that is influencing London’s restaurant scene, as more South African brands take on the industry abroad, according to a report by CNN.

Claims of faeces and semen in Spur, Wimpy food

2014-11-25 10:17

Two of South Africa’s most popular restaurant chains have found themselves in the spotlight after posts on social media made damning claims about contamination of their food.

Demand for ribs prompts Spur acquisition

2014-03-24 13:35

Spur, which is currently sourcing its ribs from Europe, has bought a stake in a start-up which is establishing a meat processing facility in Johannesburg.


Social media is giving SA consumers the power to discipline corporations

2017-08-21 06:45

Social media is here to stay and gives a platform to companies as well as consumers who hold the power to bring about change, explain Mlenga Jere and Raymond van Niekerk.

Banned Spur man has string of arrests for assault

2017-07-02 14:02

The man banned from all Spur outlets nationwide following an angry exchange has a string of arrests for assault.

'We are not trying to hide evidence' - Spur on play pen footage

2017-03-24 20:13

Spur has denied claims that it tried to conceal evidence about the angry exchange between two parents at its Texamo outlet in Oakdene, Johannesburg.

Son suffers emotional trauma - Spur mom

2017-03-22 20:09

The mother involved in a heated argument with a fellow patron at a Spur restaurant, says her son has suffered emotional trauma after video footage of the incident trended online.

SHARE WATCH: Spotlight on selected resources, retailers

2017-01-30 15:27

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at recent noteworthy movements in resources and retail stocks in this week's five shares to watch.

SHARE WATCH: Mixed bag of 5 newsmakers in focus

2015-09-11 16:27

Kirk Swart of Overberg Asset Management's weekly list of five shares to watch focuses on noteworthy newsmakers with positive developments.

Gaming cushions GPI's gamble on food

2015-09-01 14:13

Grand Parade Investments has posted an increase to 10.53 cents in headline earnings per share from 3.17c, with the bulk coming from the gaming division.

Spur customer left traumatised after 'robbery'

2015-02-10 17:21

Two days after customers and staff at the Spur in Tyger Valley Shopping Centre were robbed at gunpoint, a similar scene played out at the Spur in Mountain Mill Mall in Worcester, Western Cape.

Spur in talks with BEE group

2014-03-26 12:42

Spur is engaged in discussions aimed at introducing a Black Economic Empowerment partner to the group, which could affect the price of its securities, it says.

Spur tops best ad of 2012

2013-03-11 15:38

Spur's "Sign Writing" ad has scooped the best liked commercial award for 2012, with eight out of the top 20 ads being in the food industry.

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