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Shoprite Group earns Top Employer status for 2024

Checkers Sixty60 brings a taste of home

Eastern Cape’s first Checkers Outdoor store opens in Gqeberha

Shoprite Group opens pathways for unemployed youth

Shoprite helps transform park into food garden 

Unemployed youth gain valuable experience

Shoprite assists KZN relief efforts following extreme weather

Checkers baker motivates team to learn sign language

Checkers helps NPO feed hundreds of families across South Africa

Shoprite assists Nelson Mandela Bay flood relief efforts

Entries open for the 2024 Championship Boerewors competition

Historic site brought to life with five new stores

Somerset-West boasts new format Medirite Plus

Checkers introduces a tantalising new Foodie! range

Checkers Sixty60 van reveal

Shoprite and Checkers Market Day 2024

Shoprite Group private label products triumph at SA Dairy Awards

Xtra Savings shines at 2024 International Loyalty Awards 

Checkers FreshX opens at new Pretoria shopping haven

UNIQ clothing by Checkers opens 20th store

Shoprite Group expands solar capacity at Canelands DC in KZN

Small pet foods business gets a power boost from the Shoprite Group

Checkers opens five supermarkets in the East Rand

Shoprite Group aid relief efforts in Western Cape communities

W23 Global brings together five global grocery leaders

300 families receive food garden starter kits from Shoprite

Shoprite Employee Trust payouts surpass R500 million

The Group addresses climate change and water challenges

Shoprite Group is News24’s Company of the Year

Small KZN family business soars through deal with Shoprite Group

Shoprite Group outperforms market five years in a row

New Shoprite meal feeds family of four for R20

Robotics labs equip a next generation with future-fit education

Transforming food waste into animal nutrition

Mamelodi community embraced 450 tree donations from Shoprite

Shoprite donated a new industrial pot to Cape Town-based NPO

Kasi Kruza ride-on hits Shoprite shelves

Shoprite secures over 1 700 years prison time for criminals

New Checkers ad shows how South Africans stand together

Meet the Shoprite Group’s top suppliers of the year 2023

The Shoprite Group opens four new stores

Western Cape's second Checkers Foods

Forage & Feast wins prestigious Breakthrough Innovation Award

Shoprite is giving away over 7 million worth of groceries

Mitchells Plain garden blossoms after receiving over 3 million seeds

The Shoprite Group opens four new stores in Zeerust

Shoprite Group truck driver of the year

Shoprite and Checkers slash the cost of car licence renewals

Willowbridge home to 11th standalone Checkers Outdoor store

Closing nutrition and education gaps stunting SA youth

Shoprite calls for action to counter food security 

From Cashier to Accountant

Shoprite Group recognised for youth employment initiatives

New Checkers Xtra Savings Plus monthly subscription

UNIQ celebrates 10th store & summer range

Redefining shopping in South Africa 

Stress-free SASSA pay outs with Shoprite’s Money Market Account

Exceptional performance in demanding conditions

Supplier features local artists' unique artwork on their water bottles

Checkers Sixty60 ride-on bike hits the streets

Africa's first women Master Butchers

Checkers customers can win home solar systems

The Group boosts small agricultural business

Flood relief assistance

Our early career opportunities 

Millions saved with LED light bulbs

CredX offers businesses better rates

Solar rooftop installations

UNIQ - the Group’s standalone clothing brand

Growing customers, baskets, volumes and jobs

Our Homegrown product range

The largest South African retailer by market capitalisation, sales, profit, number of employees and customers. Beyond these borders, we operate in nine African countries. 

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With over 160 000 employees, thousands of stores and a network of distribution centres across Africa, our customer-centric business remains committed to serving local communities with our lowest price promise, and 29.4 million Xtra Savings rewards customers already shop in our footprint of stores.

*Distribution of total operations as at 31 December 2023.

Shareholders and investors

Since 1979, our Group has served African households by providing food at low prices. Growing from eight to 3 543 stores pays tribute to our dedication and unwavering commitment to our customers.

Key information from continuing operations for the 26 weeks ended 31 December 2023:




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+ 10.7%   + 7.7%  

A young man in a red Shoprite Act for Change apron posing in front of the Too Fresh Produce Cooperative board.

Act For Change

The communities we serve are always at the core of our business, which is why we’ve made it our responsibility to Act For Change. Join us as:

  • We fight hunger
  • We support early childhood development
  • We #ActForChange in communities


We work with a strong network of suppliers to provide our customers with the products they need and want, and are eager to partner with local small and medium-sized enterprises (SME).

Founder of Maneli Pets posing with a bag of dog treats.

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