28 October 2021

Checkers created 160 new jobs with the opening of its new supermarket at Corkwood Square, with 95% of the employees from the local Kariega area. 

Checkers Corkwood Square promises customers a convenient shopping experience with 15 pay points and several in-store fresh food departments including a Meat Market, Hot & Cold Foods Deli, Bakery, Fresh Fruit & Vegetables and Coffee Bar.  

The Money Market counter offers customers a wide range of value-added services, including payment of municipal accounts, money transfers, top up of data, airtime or electricity, purchasing gift cards or savings stamps, buying tickets, and even taking out insurance. 

Checkers Corkwood Square’s trading hours are 08:00 – 19:00 from Mondays to Sundays.

More than 160 new jobs created with Checkers Corkwood Square opening
Mark Copeland, Eastern Cape Divisional Manager, cutting the ribbon at the opening of Checkers Corkwood Square.

Checkers received several accolades this year, including: