Shoprite Holdings Ltd (SHPJ.J)
9 Dec 2016
* Shares up 4 pct after quarterly sales jump (Adds Basson comments, analyst reaction)
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 31 The chief executive of South Africa's Shoprite will retire in December after nearly four decades at Africa's biggest grocer, the company said on Monday.
* Shoprite up more than 4 pct on possibility of a merger with Steinhoff
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 23 Africa's largest retailer Shoprite Holdings reported a 17 percent jump in full-year profit on Tuesday, shrugging off competition in South Africa and buoyed by strong sales in Angola.
JOHANNESBURG, July 19 South Africa's Shoprite said on Tuesday its full-year sales grew 14.4 percent, buoyed by revenue from stores outside its home market.
* Sales growth for group's non-RSA supermarkets accelerated to 32.6 pct for 12 months to June 2016