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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Boxer Sundumbili

Take a tour through this next generation store, providing residents and commuters with easy access to a full-service supermarket.

SPAR  The Emerald Aisles

As you know, SPAR bought an 80% share of an Irish retail outfit in 2014 for €55million and has done rather tidily out of the transaction so far. Little wonder t...    MORE

IOL 04/12/16

Woolworths  You can count on us

After a surprisingly downbeat set of results, Woolies’ shareholders, long basking in the reflected glory (and enjoying the generous dividends) of the Dapper One...    MORE

Business Day 02/12/16

Food Safety  Let them eat dates

In one of those pointlessly bureaucratic own goals in which our government specialises (and while we’re at it may we please see your unabridged birth certificat...    MORE

The Times 02/12/16

RCL FOODS  The Devil’s Arithmetic

In further evidence, if more were needed, of the brutality of the global market, RCL FOODS, a business which has done everything right in a tough economy, is be...    MORE

Moneyweb 30/11/16

SHARE PRICE Prior day's close
MSM 12270

SHP 18728
CLS 11780 SPP 18328
PIK 6549 WHL 6372
INDICATORS 09:52 07/12/16
GDP-Q2 +3.3%
R/$ 13:67
CPI-Sep 6.1%
Prime 10.50%