| ||13/05/2019 - 10:15|
Clover, which makes dairy-based foods and beverages, says it will return to profit in the year ending June 2019 after making its first annual loss in more than a decade in the prior year. read more
| ||30/01/2019 - 10:59|
Shoprite's share price fell 16.6% to R148.83 on Wednesday morning when the market reacted to a trading update it released at 5.30pm on Tuesday. read more
| ||28/01/2019 - 08:56|
Fast moving consumer goods group AVI warned shareholders that its interim sales were flat and its headline earnings would decline by up to 7%. read more
| ||18/01/2019 - 10:35|
As Woolworths tries to recover from the impairments of A$712.5 million (R7.02 billion) it suffered last year in its Australian subsidiary David Jones, the retailer continued to experience declining sales in the 26 weeks to end December trading period in South Africa. read more
| ||04/12/2018 - 13:59|
The material impact of the damage to Tiger Brands could be hundreds of millions of rand, according to analysts, after the High Court granted an order certifying a class action against the food producer as a result of the listeriosis outbreak that killed 200 people early this year. read more
| ||25/10/2018 - 08:05|
The share price of Distell Group, maker of Klipdrift brandies, Three Ships whiskies and Nederburg wines, fell 4.1% to R104.58 after the company said sales had fallen in the September quarter. read more
| ||13/08/2018 - 09:41|
Clover’s share price climbed 4.11% after it said it expected a threefold increase in full-year headline earnings per share.
| ||04/04/2018 - 08:29|
Tiger Brands’s share price has fallen 12.47% since the health ministry publicly announced that its factory in Polokwane was the source of the listeriosis outbreak on March 4.
| ||06/07/2017 - 10:27|
Food producer Clover’s share price fell 4% to R16.30 on Thursday morning after it announced it had completed moving control of its milk trading arm to dairy farmers. read more
| ||07/04/2014 - 08:00|
Johannesburg - South African food manufacturer Pioneer Foods said it expected half year earnings to rise by as much as 110% as it benefitted from cost cutting measures, among others. read more
| ||25/11/2013 - 08:06|
Johannesburg - Ascendis Health debuted on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange on Friday, after raising more than R450m in a share sale to fund acquisitions. read more
| ||08/11/2013 - 08:35|
BlackBerry is abandoning a plan to sell itself and instead will replace its chief executive officer and raise about $1 billion from institutional investors, including its largest shareholder, the smartphone maker said on Monday.
| ||23/10/2013 - 09:52|
Hong Kong - Asian markets mostly rose on Monday, with sentiment buoyed by last week's deal in Washington to avert a default as well as a record close on Wall Street. read more
| ||15/07/2013 - 10:03|
Johannesburg - Grindrod, Africa’s biggest shipping company, advanced to the highest in almost five years, as shipping costs rose and the rand weakened.
| ||10/07/2013 - 08:55|
Zambeef Products Plc share price on the Lusaka Stock Exchange (LuSE) has declined by two percent over the last few weeks following reports of alleged importation of contaminated beef, Stock Broker Zambia Limited (SBZL) has said. read more
| ||23/05/2013 - 15:12|
Johannesburg - Mr Price Group, extended gains after full-year earnings beat estimates as sales improved at its apparel chain. read more
| ||24/04/2013 - 10:16|
Johannesburg - Shares of South African retailer Massmart tumbled more than 3 percent on Monday, after the Walmart unit warned it may fall short of its profit target this year, squeezed by weak consumer spending. read more
| ||24/04/2013 - 10:01|
Johannesburg - Pick n Pay Stores [JSE:PIK] retailers were down almost 3% on Tuesday morning following the release of their annual results. read more
| ||18/03/2013 - 08:26|
Zurich - Swiss luxury chocolate maker Lindt & Spruengli said it was confident people would keep buying its sweet treats this year despite weak consumer sentiment in its key market, Europe.
| ||28/02/2013 - 09:35|
Mumbai - Indian drugmaker Cipla on Thursday sweetened its offer by 17% to take over South Africa's third-largest drugmaker, Cipla Medpro South Africa [JSE:CMP], ending the uncertainty of an earlier offer that had been put on hold by the Indian company. read more
| ||12/02/2013 - 08:07|
Johannesburg - The acting chief executive officer of Cipla Medpro said on Monday the generic drug firm has not received any communication from its Indian suitor, Cipla that an acquisition deal has been put on hold. read more
| ||24/01/2013 - 09:27|
Johannesburg/Mumbai - Drug company Cipla Medpro South Africa [JSE:CMP] is expected to demand more than the $215m on offer from Indian suitor Cipla Ltd to reflect a lucrative government contract win that will increase its earnings power.
| ||10/10/2012 - 11:15|
Johannesburg - South Africa's Cipla Medpro said on Monday its chief executive had quit, ending months of speculation about his suspension and raising questions about the generic drug maker's tie-up with Cipla India .
| ||16/08/2012 - 08:59|
Johannesburg – The board of Cipla Medpro SA Limited [JSE:CMP] announced on Wednesday it had suspended CEO Jerome Smith pending the outcome of an investigation into “serious allegations” against him read more
| ||08/08/2012 - 09:52|
Massmart Holdings’ full-year headline earnings a share probably rose 34 percent at most, falling far short of expectations and sending its shares down as much as 5.1 percent, the local unit of Walmart said yesterday.
| ||18/07/2012 - 09:04|
The share price of upmarket retailer Woolworths slipped as much as 3% yesterday after the group released a tepid sales update that fell short of the market’s expectations. read more
| ||13/07/2012 - 08:38|
Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) board members are dissatisfied with Chief Executive Officer Robert McDonald’s performance and are discussing a possible leadership change, according to people familiar with the situation. read more
| ||22/06/2012 - 07:51|
Consumer goods group AVI advised on Thursday that consolidated headline earnings per share for the group’s continuing operations for the year ending 30 June 2012 are expected to increase by between 24% and 31% over the prior year. read more
| ||15/06/2012 - 08:54|
Procter & Gamble Co. (PG), the world’s largest consumer-products company, should consider breaking itself up if it doesn’t improve earnings this year, an analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. said today. read more
| ||04/06/2012 - 08:28|
Tongaat Hulett's investment in machinery, equipment and crop plants over the past two years has seen the company financially outperform rival Illovo Sugar for the year ended March. read more
| ||07/11/2011 - 10:14|
Johannesburg - Sugar producer Tongaat Hulett [JSE:TON] advised on Friday that its headline earnings per share for the half-year ended September 2011 are expected to be 474 cents per share compared with 482c for the six months to September 2010. read more