One retailer won – by far.
And it pays off: despite the country’s retail sector facing pressure, South Africans still spend as much as R31,900 per second at supermarkets, pharmacies, and department stores.
Pick n Pay is rebranding more fresh produce as intended specifically for for gin, even after being mocked about its "citrus for gin".
Four weeks to go until the shopping bonanza that 29 November 2019 promises to be.
Game says most stores will be open from midnight on Black Friday, which falls on 29 November in 2019.
Last year, tennis biscuits was one of the most bought items at Pick n Pay's Black Friday.
The store features an entirely new layout, with an oyster bar, more packaging-free fresh produce, and a chocolate station.
Woolworths also sold 800g beef patties for the same price as Pick n Pay.
Cash-strapped South Africans looking to get some more mileage out of their Smart Shopper points can spend them on petrol.
Chillies, mushrooms and peppers are much cheaper.
Shoprite came out cheapest in the comparison - 20% cheaper than Woolworths.
This year’s mince pie shoot-out was hotly contested with a 0.6% difference between the winner and runner-up.
The usual Black Friday suspects, including dishwashers and fridges, feature on 2019 shopping lists – but electricity and water backup systems are proving popular too.
Several retail experts gave us some straight advice on how you can prepare for Black Friday 2019 in South Africa, starting immediately.
On Black Friday last year South Africans loaded up their pantries, and went in for purchases to treat themselves with.
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IFRS 16 came into effect at the beginning of this year and it will have a tangible effect on company results – as has been the case with Pick n Pay.
Nando’s response on Twitter was retweeted 2,900 times, while Pick n Pay’s tweet was only reciculated 127 times.
New labels will read simply ‘Recycled’ or ‘Not Recycled’, dropping a complicated system of numbers and signs.
Of the V&A’s 84 food and beverage tenants 46 use plastic straws.
Cape WinelandsO'Dwyer Personnel
DurbanvilleZaPOP Media (Pty) LtdR1 000.00 Per Month
Atlantic SeaboardShimansky Jewellers
R 8 300 000
Apartments / Flats
R 3 000 000
R 2 260 000
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