PHARMACY AT SPAR
Clicks says private-label products boosted interim earnings
17/04/2019 - 09:59
Clicks Group says it grew headline earnings by 12.9% to R763.3m in the six months to February thanks in part to better sales of its private-label products and higher profits from its distribution business.
Competition Commission probes removal of cigarette brands from Spar
16/04/2019 - 14:32
The Competition Commission is investigating the removal of certain brands of locally-produced cigarettes from the shelves of Spar, according to the Sunday Times.
Consumers rate SA's best supermarkets
28/03/2019 - 11:28
In an intensifying war for consumer share and brand growth and recognition, SA’s big five supermarket brands will need to do more to differentiate themselves when it comes to customer satisfaction.
Strike adds to Dis-Chem’s Christmas woes
14/02/2019 - 10:33
Dis-Chem’s Christmas sales have been hurt by a strike, the pharmacy chain warned in a trading update.
Booze, drugs and DIY boost Spar in difficult economy
13/02/2019 - 15:40
Robust liquor sales and the inclusion of the pharmaceutical distribution business it bought in 2018 year boosted grocery retailer Spar Group in the weeks leading up to Christmas.