Supermarket giant caught in row over Pick n Pay shop owner accused of sharing a food storage facility with a mortuary
Pick n Pay, Shoprite, Checkers, Woolworths and Food Lovers Market, food manufacturers and restaurants face campaign against the rise of halal certified meat in South Africa, where the animal has to be slaughtered using traditional methods to comply with the Islamic faith
The spaza sector is one of the best performers in terms of growth. Now a pair of entrepreneurs have revealed details of their new spaza franchise venture, promising tax-compliant, modern and digitally driven stores across the country.
Africa’s biggest supermarket chain, Shoprite Holdings, will take advantage of disarray in Kenya’s grocery sector to open its first stores in the major East African market by the end of the year. Two of Kenya’s three top retailers are failing, opening the door to chains such as Shoprite and Carrefour . Chief executive Pieter Engelbrecht […]
A Stellenbosch supermarket has introduced new green power saving measures that will allow electric cars to charge up outside the store for no additional cost
The company expects a recovery in milk and fruit production despite the after-effects of a prolonged drought exacerbated by the severe Western Cape drought
Enterprise Polokwane factory tests positive for the listeriosis ST6, confirmed at the National Institute for Communicable Diseases as the strain to blame for the outbreak that killed 27 per cent of patients in South Africa.
“What retailers are aiming for is to offer a more personalised shopping experience by fitting bluetooth beacons in-store that will pick-up the shopper’s cellphone, which allows them to identify and communicate with the shopper.”
“Farmers aren’t just following the rules. They’re going above and beyond the call.” #dayzero when the taps will be turned off for Cape Town, has been pushed back from the April 12 deadline thanks to the Cape’s farmers who have boosted municipal supplies through conservation – there’s another 18 days supply.
Point to the food and discover its nutrition and how to dispose of the packaging… or visit the supermarket where the veg is actually growing – it doesn’t get fresher. From vertical farming to motion-sensitive displays, supermarkets across Europe are embracing new technology that caters to food-savvy, eco-aware consumers.
Why marine conservation and environmental packaging are set to change the way you sell in 2018, according to a new report from Mintel
“Mike’s Kitchen is iconic brand embodies everything that NRD seeks when it invests in companies… which remained dedicated to the brand’s core promises – wholesome high-quality food, professional service and a unique family atmosphere.” Interim CEO
Three Hungry Lion restaurants have been closed in Zambia after more than fifty people died from cholera. Contaminated water was initially blamed but now investigators say contaminated food was to blame
As of July 2017, the South African retail development pipeline measures 1.9 million square metres across 68 centres – the bulk of which is planned for completion in 2018. Currently, there are 17 shopping centres slated for completion in the remaining weeks of 2017.
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