Category: Retail

Edgars skates struggling Edcon

Sometimes brilliant business decisions are just that, brilliant; sometimes they are just luck. The acquisition of Edgars Limited by Mauritian investment management firm SSCG Africa Holdings last year was part… Read more »

Produce markets move to suburbs

BULAWAYO City Council (BCC) has identified five fresh produce distribution hubs and new vending sites for 600 informal vendors who were affected by the closure of the 5th Avenue market… Read more »

Edgars in bid to raise capital

CLOTHING retail chain, Edgars Stores Limited, said yesterday it will soon issue a rights offer to mobilise capital to fund expansion projects. A rights offer allows existing shareholders to buy… Read more »

Spar owner to pay R11m

An owner of eight Spar grocery stores has been ordered to pay over R11 million to staff for not complying with labour laws. The Department of Employment and Labour on… Read more »