Spar, Makro, Pick 'n Pay named in coronavirus price gouging crackdown

2020-03-25 19:11

Authorities are investigating 30 cases of so-called price gouging involving branches of Spar, Pick 'n Pay, Checkers and Makro, for apparent price spikes on hand sanitisers, masks, toilet paper and other price-controlled essentials during the coronavirus outbreak.


‘Please don’t phone the police’: how to report price gouging during the Covid-19 disaster

2020-03-20 14:58

The National Consumer Commission is handling retailers who try to massively hike prices during the novel coronavirus disaster – and its helpline is pretty quick. Just don't phone the SAPS.

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