Mr Price: Earnings up despite industry slump
24/10/2014 - 12:07
Mr Price Group, the retailer that sells most of its clothing and housewares for cash, rose to a five-week high after reporting first-half earnings gains that ran counter to a consumer-spending slump.
Premier Foods seeks more acquisitions in Southern Africa
24/10/2014 - 11:49
Investment company Brait said on Wednesday its subsidiary, Premier Foods, was looking to make more acquisitions in Southern Africa to build more scale.
Nene outlines plans to stop SA’s economic slide
23/10/2014 - 10:33
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene on Wednesday announced firm measures to check South Africa’s worsening debt outlook, warning that the country has reached an economic turning point.
Retail partnership to curb centre robberies
23/10/2014 - 10:27
Johannesburg - The South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC), the Consumer Goods Council of South Africa, Business Against Crime South Africa, the South African Police Service (Saps), retailers and shopping centre owners and managers have formed an anti-crime collaborative forum to stem the recent spate of shopping centre robberies which have plagued Gauteng.
Tiger Brands plans to destroy recalled products
23/10/2014 - 10:19
Tiger Brands will destroy the 17,000 packs of Tastic Simply Delicious sauces and ready-to-eat rice products it is removing from retailer shelves, managing executive Naresh Singh said this week.