The Spar group says that its newly launched on-demand delivery shopping platform SPAR2U is close to reaching critical mass, with plans to expand its operations in South Africa.
BusinessTech looked at the most recent annual financial reports and compared the country's five biggest listed retailers on 10 key metrics – from financial performance to investment and reach.
Professional services group Deloitte has published its annual Global Powers of Retail report for 2022, ranking the 250 biggest retail groups across the world – including five from South Africa.
South Africa's retailers have only a handful of months to prepare for the next peak trading season which includes the busy shopping time over Black Friday and the festive season.
Retail group Spar has warned of increased inflationary pressures in the coming months, with consumers expected to remain under financial strain as the cost of living increases.