Shoprite’s Computicket faces a possible US$9.75bn fine for alleged breach of competition laws

SOUTH AFRICA – Shoprite holdings and its subsidiary Computicket, involved in providing outsourced ticket distribution services to inventory providers in the entertainment industry and sports events are facing joint charges by the Competition commission. The […]

Shoprite’s long-serving Chairman Christo Wiese to retire next year

SOUTH AFRICA – South Africa’s largest retailer, Shoprite has announced that its long-time serving chairperson, Christo Wiese will retire at next year’s AGM putting an end date on a tenure that has spanned almost three […]

Shoprite Holdings’ independent director resigns after company’s founder gets re-elected

SOUTH AFRICA – Shoprite Holdings Ltd.’s lead independent director, Shirley Zinn, resigned abruptly making Africa’s biggest supermarket chain now down to five non-executive directors. This comes two days after Christo Wiese’s almost 30-year stint as […]