23 November 2021
Checkers opened its new state-of-the-art supermarket at the Drakenstein Sentrum in Paarl today, creating 182 new jobs and elevating the customer experience through the introduction of brand-new in-store services, a strong emphasis on fresh food and greater convenience.
Recently named the most reputable brand in South Africa in Brand Finance’s 2021 annual report, Checkers continues to introduce more and more customers to a world-class shopping experience. The supermarket chain is growing its share of the premium grocery sector through relentless innovation and its increasingly sophisticated understanding of customers’ needs.
The primary attractions of the new Checkers FreshX Drakenstein Sentrum include:
The Money Market counter offers customers a wide range of value-added services, including payment of municipal accounts; money transfers; purchases of data, airtime, electricity, gift cards or savings stamps; and even taking out insurance.
The supermarket will be managed by experienced Branch Manager, Pieter Erasmus, who joined the Shoprite Group in 2013 as a Trainee Manager.
Checkers Drakenstein Sentrum's trading hours are 08:00 – 20:00 from Mondays to Sundays.