Trade Intelligence provides insight, commentary and profiles on the South African Fast Moving Consumer Goods Environment and the major retail and wholesale players. We promote effective and profitable trading relationships and inspire interest in the industry.

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Taking you on a journey down the shopping aisles of South Africa's major retailers, showcasing their most prominent private brands

SPAR  Ripples believe it or not!

So, those SPAR results then, summarised and in a much more easily digestible format than that brief we received earlier. “Modest” in their words, with turnover ...    MORE

Ti Analyst 15/11/17

Pick n Pay  Give a little bit….

Retailing and financial services go hand in hand, and what Pick n Pay have dabbled in recently merely confirms this notion. Take their recent Bitcoin experiment...    MORE

Tatler Reporter 09/11/17

SPAR  Mysterious Ways

When SPAR bought a 60% slice of SPAR Switzerland last year, it created a bank account in the Isle of Man to hold the stake. “It’s about the currency risk,” said...    MORE

Financial Mail 09/11/17

Pioneer  Bean there, done that... oh, shut up.

Pioneer has announced that it will take the bold step of acquiring the 50.1% of Heinz’s Foods South African operation that it does not already own, from the leg...    MORE

Business Day 08/11/17

SHARE PRICE Prior day's close
MSM 10505

SHP 21196
CLS 15587 SPP 18189
PIK 6074 WHL 5375
INDICATORS 09:56:00 17/11/17
GDP-Q2/2017 +2.5%
R/$ 14:21
CPI-Sep +5.1%
Prime 10.25%