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Lewis Group Says Board Has Elected Hilton Saven As Chairman
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 10:15am EST 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::LEWIS GROUP LTD - ‍ BOARD HAS ELECTED HILTON SAVEN TO SUCCEED DAVID NUREK AS CHAIRMAN EFFECTIVE 30 NOVEMBER 2017​.  Full Article

Lewis Group hy ‍headline earnings per share falls 15.8 pct
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 12:05am EST 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd :HY ‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE 15.8% LOWER​.‍INTERIM DIVIDEND MAINTAINED AT 100 CENTS PER SHARE​.SAYS HY ‍REVENUE WAS 3.2% LOWER AS OTHER REVENUE DECLINED BY 9.8%​.HY ‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE 15.8% LOWER AT 163.9 CENTS​.‍HY NET ASSET VALUE PER SHARE INCREASED FROM 6 040 CENTS TO 6 315 CENTS​.‍TRADING ENVIRONMENT IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN CHALLENGING FOR REST OF FINANCIAL YEAR​.  Full Article

Lewis Group sees HY HEPS 12-18 pct lower​​
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 01:10am EDT 

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd :‍HY REVENUE DECLINED BY 3.2%​.HY GROSS PROFIT MARGIN STRENGTHENED BY 40 BASIS POINTS TO 40.9% AND IS IN LINE WITH MANAGEMENT EXPECTATION​.SEES HY ‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE 159.7 CPS - 171.4 CPS, 12% TO 18% LOWER​.  Full Article

Lewis acquires cash furniture retailer​ United Furniture Outlets
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 02:22am EDT 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd :‍ACQUISITION OF CASH FURNITURE RETAILER​ UNITED FURNITURE OUTLETS LTD.‍ACQUISITION CONSIDERATION IS CASH AMOUNT OF R320 MILLION.  Full Article

Lewis Group names Jacques Bestbier as CFO designate
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 01:10am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::Appointment of Jacques Bestbier as chief financial officer designate with effect from 1 June 2017.Bestbier will succeed Les Davies.  Full Article

Lewis Group reports FY HEPS of 400.1 cents
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 01:05am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::FY headline earnings declined from 552 million rand to 355 million rand with headline earnings per share 35.6 pct lower at 400.1 cents.FY like-for-like merchandise sales declined by 9 pct."Trading conditions continued to deteriorate during year as economic growth slowed".FY revenue at 5.6 billion rand was 3.3 pct down on previous year owing to a 4.3 pct decline in other revenue.  Full Article

Lewis Group sees FY HEPS between 435 cents and 373 cents per share
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 11:25am EDT 

May 17 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::Says merchandise sales for year were 2.2% lower than last year with like-for-like merchandise sales down 9.3%.FY revenue declined by 3.3% mainly as a result of a 4.3% decline in other revenue.Says FY HEPS is expected to be between 435 cents per share and 373 cents per share, between 30% and 40% lower than 621.7 cents per share for last year.  Full Article

Lewis Group says David Woollam appeal to be opposed by Lewis
Tuesday, 4 Apr 2017 11:18am EDT 

Lewis Group Ltd : David Woollam petitioned supreme court of appeal for leave to appeal judgment, and lewis informed by SCA that Woollam has been granted leave to appeal .In light of aforegoing, shareholders are advised that in event of Woollam proceeding with an appeal, such appeal will be opposed by Lewis.  Full Article

Lewis Group says to appeal National Consumer Tribunal judgment
Friday, 30 Sep 2016 07:00am EDT 

Lewis Group Ltd : JSE: LEW - Lewis To Appeal National Consumer Tribunal Judgment . Lewis has resolved to appeal judgment of national consumer tribunal delivered on Sept. 14 2016. .To appeal judgement on the matter of National Credit Regulator/Lewis Stores (Pty) Ltd Monarch Insurance Company Ltd refers.  Full Article

Lewis Group says to initiate proceedings against executives
Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 04:55am EDT 

Lewis Group Ltd : Lewis has appointed an independent sub-committee of board to consider allegations by Mr Woollam levelled against aforementioned directors, . David Woollam addressed a letter to board demanding it starts proceedings to declare CEO, CFO, Independent Non-Exec chairman and independent Non-Exec Director delinquent directors .It is lewis's intention to apply to court for setting aside of woollam's demand on grounds that it is frivolous, vexatious and without merit.  Full Article

BRIEF-Lewis Group Says Board Has Elected Hilton Saven As Chairman

* LEWIS GROUP LTD - ‍ BOARD HAS ELECTED HILTON SAVEN TO SUCCEED DAVID NUREK AS CHAIRMAN EFFECTIVE 30 NOVEMBER 2017​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)