Woolworths News

5 more charges added to 'Durban bombers' case

The fresh charges all fall under the Protection of Constitutional Democracy Against Terrorist and Related Activities Act and relate to the planting of devices at Woolworths stores at Gateway and Pavilion shopping centres as well as in the Morningside area over the weekend of the Durban July last year.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 22, 2019

New terrorism-related charges for alleged Isis loyalists

These are linked to firebomb incidents at Woolworths stores and at last year's Durban July.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 22, 2019

5 important things happening in South Africa today

[Mail & Guardian] Woolworths CEO Ian Moir says that despite a few incidents over the last few years where the company got things wrong, it would be crazy for the retailer to plagiarise and copy others.

Business Tech , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Woolworths axes dividend from Australian ops to cut debt

“We want to get our debt levels down, we want to half the debt levels in Australia.” The Australian businesses, which comprise David Jones and Country Road Group, have debt of just over 400 million Australian dollars ($284 million) and Woolworths wants to bring that down to about 200 million, Moir said.

IOL , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

JSE weakens, with gold shares faring worst

Woolworths lost 2.91% to R43.05, after saying headline earnings per share (HEPS) for the six months ended December 23 had dropped 2.9% to 200.4c.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Discovery’s insane rent at its R3 billion Sandton headquarters

Discovery 1 is also home to a Woolworths, located on the ground floor foyer.

Business Tech , South Africa Feb 18, 2019

RON DERBY: What Woolworths and Eskom can teach us about keeping our heads

RON DERBY: What Woolworths and Eskom can teach us about keeping our heads Many corporations have blown shareholders’ money following what in hindsight clearly were weak strategies in developed climes

Times Live , South Africa Feb 17, 2019

Firms woo lovers with Valentine’s Day goodies

Some of the businesses offering their customers a chance to grab coveted items at more affordable prices include e-commerce firms such as Safaricom’s #ticker:SCOM Masoko and Jumia, bakery Valentine’s Cake House, clothing store chain Woolworths, ride hailing firm Uber, pizza chain Dominos, Standard Chartered Bank #ticker:SCBK and Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA).

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 13, 2019

Pick n Pay trials new reusable eco-friendly bags

Pick n Pay stores stocking the new green reusable R5 bag include: Embalenhle Mayfield Square Carletonville Gold Reef Mall Kroonstad Festival Mall Three Rivers Hyper South Coast Scottburgh Waterfall Mall Lephalale Ottery Hyper Baywest Sinoville Irene Village Mall The Grove I’Langa Mall Somerset Mall Melkbos Strand Gardens Tygervalley Constantia V & A Waterfront Read: South Africa’s biggest retailers: Woolworths vs Spar vs Pick n Pay vs Shoprite

Business Tech , South Africa Feb 12, 2019

Woolies takes a knock two more directors call it quits

Woolworths extended its losses on the JSE the surprise resignation of Gail Kelly and Patrick Allaway as independent non-executive directors.

IOL , South Africa Feb 12, 2019