Former Tekkie Town owner questions PwC 'extreme coyness' in Steinhoff report

2019-04-18 07:30

Why was PwC "extremely coy" about naming names in its recent Steinhoff forensic overview, asks former Tekkie Town CEO Bernard Mostert in a court document.

Steinhoff International wants to complete restructuring as soon as possible

2018-10-21 15:34

Steinhoff International says in excess of 85% of the group's financial creditors have confirmed their support of a proposed extension of a long-stop date.

Steinhoff: Former CEO Markus Jooste's top 5 quotes to Parliament

2018-09-05 12:24

The former head of embattled retailer Steinhoff is fielding questions from MPs in Parliament on the conglomerate's governance and share price collapse. Here are 5 of his top quotes so far.

Tekkie Town founder sues STAR, Pepkor for R41.6m

2018-08-02 06:29

Tekkie Town founder Braam Van Huyssteen is suing Steinhoff Africa Retail and Pepkor Speciality for breach of contract and wants them to pay him R41.6m.

99.99% of Steinhoff Africa shareholders back name change to Pepkor Holdings

2018-07-21 18:29

Steinhoff Africa Retail will be changing its name to Pepkor holdings, as its seeks to distance itself from its scandal-plagued parent company.

Battle between former Tekkie Town execs and Steinhoff Africa Retail heats up

2018-07-10 17:30

With court cases pending in both George and Cape Town, the battle between former executives of Tekkie Town and its holding company STAR is heating up.

'Somebody' may be behind Tekkie Town walk out - STAR chair

2018-06-28 20:58

"Somebody" may be behind the recent walk out by management at Tekkie Town, wanting to "achieve some other goal", the chair of Steinhoff Africa Retail tells Fin24.

Tekkie Town CEO Bernard Mostert resigns after walk-out

2018-06-26 14:59

Steinhoff Africa Retail has confirmed the resignation of Tekkie Town CEO Bernard Mostert and other senior members of management.

Steinhoff Africa Retail confirms summons from Tekkie Town founders

2018-06-04 17:45

STAR has again said that it is still of the view that it is 'not a party to any such earn out agreement'.

Steinhoff now 98% down on all-time high

2018-05-30 13:29

After extending its slide from the previous session's 10% drop, shares in global furniture and retail conglomerate Steinhoff International reached a new low in early trade.


Pepkor hands over list of footwear Mr Tekkie 'can't sell'

2018-11-13 14:14

Pepkor (formerly Steinhoff Africa Retail) has delivered a list of Tekkie Town footwear to Mr Tekkie’s attorneys it says the latter may not sell.

Jooste, Steinhoff knowingly paid us in 'fool's gold', says ex-Tekkie Town CEO in court papers

2018-10-12 06:01

Steinhoff created STAR to insulate valueable assets against the subsequent Steinhoff collapse, claims a former Tekkie Town executive.

Steinhoff: Former CEO Markus Jooste arrives at Parliament

2018-09-05 09:10

Former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste has arrived at Parliament. Jooste, who has not been seen publicly since his resignation in December over accounting regularities, is expected to appear before several Parliamentary committees at 10:00.

STAR, former Tekkie Town execs settle confidential data matter

2018-07-31 19:26

An agreement has been reached in a court case between Steinhoff Speciality Fashion and Footwear and a number of former Tekkie Town executives who resigned in June.

Steinhoff Africa seeks to limit Pepkor share plan damage

2018-07-15 19:30

Steinhoff Africa Retail will be advised by the end of next month how much it may need to pay to settle a controversial management-incentive plan devised by Pepkor.

Animosity, lack of support reasons for Tekkie Town walk out - former CEO

2018-06-29 13:05

It was "animosity" between senior leadership of Steinhoff Africa Retail and Tekkie Town's founder that preceded a spate of resignations,claims the former CEO.

Steinhoff Africa extends share slide as Tekkie Town CEO quits amid lawsuit

2018-06-27 10:26

Steinhoff Africa Retail shares have continued their slide after Tekkie Town head Bernard Mostert quit alongside fellow senior managers following a legal claim lodged against the retailer.

Steinhoff Africa, Brait put investors on hook for manager loans

2018-06-21 20:15

In 2011, two companies linked to billionaire Christo Wiese offered managers the option to buy shares in the businesses funded by bank loans guaranteed by the companies.

Steinhoff Africa Retail is said to fail to attract Remgro interest

2018-06-04 16:31

STAR may have to eliminate billionaire Johann Rupert’s Remgro from a list of potential new investors as it seeks to distance the retailer from its scandal-hit parent.

Pepkor's back, as Steinhoff Africa Retail announces name change in wake of scandal

2018-05-29 14:37

JSE-listed retailer STAR, which has Steinhoff International as majority shareholder, will be changing its name back to Pepkor Holdings in the wake of the Steinhoff debacle.

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