The CEO of Edgars and CNA now deals with customer complaints himself – here's what other bosses can learn from his approach

2020-01-29 06:34

Grant Pattison has expressed frustration with Edcon's current customer service.

Edgars in Zimbabwe sold to investor from Mauritius

2019-09-10 13:15

South African retail giant, Edcon, is selling its shareholding in its Zimbabwe based clothing chain Edgars to Mauritius incorporated entity SSCG Africa Holdings, as the struggling group realigns operations to stay afloat.

A major landlord just sent a worrying signal about Edgars’ future – but says the chain is actually doing fine

2019-07-29 15:38

Liberty Two Degrees says it adjusted the value of its tiny portion of Edcon on its books – by more than 30% – because it is being prudent and conservative, but Edgars stores are actually "meeting expectations."

ANALYSIS: Is Edcon too big to fail?

2019-01-30 14:26

Edcon has 30 000 employees, a supply chain that includes 750 companies and floor space that accounts for a 10th of the occupancy in the country’s biggest shopping malls, the most of any company.

No more Stuttafords and Nine West? Where you'll be shopping next

2017-07-14 15:43

Here's a list of the stores that'll close in SA by the end of the year.

Edgars' "apology" over sale scandal contradicts earlier statement

2015-07-27 11:05

After much outrage online from customers, after their "mark-up" scandal, the fashion retailer issues an apology. But is it a little too late?


Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but at least we have these beauty icons to look up to

2019-12-13 12:27

The Oxford Dictionary describes beauty as: ‘A combination of qualities, such as shape, colour, or form that pleases the aesthetic senses, especially the sight.’

TAKE A LOOK: The first 'new' Edgars store has play areas, personal shoppers and a section where you can print your own t-shirt

2019-08-27 13:37

The new store concept may be the last throw of the dice for the struggling retailer.

Edgars is selling 'Nelson Mandela' leggings for R35 – but they won’t be there for long

2019-02-07 08:21

Edcon joined in the Nelson Mandela Centenary celebrations by creating memorabilia that included clothing items – and one of those lines is now deeply discounted.

Sho Madjozi and her unique style sum up everything that's right about SA right now

2018-12-06 13:31

There’s nothing that offers freedom of expression more than the mix of traditional and modern when it comes to culture and what you wear, and Sho Madjozi nails it every time.

Edgars ad causes controversy over "too-skinny" fitness model

2017-01-31 10:53

Followers unhappy about "underweight", "underaged" model for not "representing the majority". But is it fair?

Readers express outrage over alleged Edgars “mark-up” sale scandal

2015-07-03 11:00

Read a round-up of the best responses shared by a very angry public.

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