Covid-19, unrest and supply chain woes: South Africa's big retailers in 2021

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Retailers were impacted by the unrest that took place in July
Retailers were impacted by the unrest that took place in July
Phill Magakoe / AFP

South Africa’s retailers experienced a year marked by the devastating impact of Covid-19, the July unrest and global supply chain disruptions. Despite the challenges, some managed to make positive strategic moves, while others will be counting on 2022 to iron out their issues. Penelope Mashego looks at how some of SA's biggest retailers survived and thrived in 2021. 

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