Woolworths Holdings Ltd (WHLJ.J)
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 15 South African retailer Woolworths Holdings Ltd reported a 2.7 percent rise in sales for the 20 weeks ended Nov. 12, helped by its local food and Australian businesses.
* Comparable quarterly sales growth of 1.8 pct slowest since 2016
Nov 1 Australia's Woolworths on Thursday said its first-quarter sales rose 1.9 percent, after a slow start to the period as the supermarket giant began charging shoppers for plastic bags took a toll.
JOHANNESBURG South African department store chain Woolworths Holdings will remove single-use plastic bags from one of its stores during a six-month trial period in a bid to end plastic pollution, it said on Monday.
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 8 South African department store chain Woolworths Holdings will remove single-use plastic bags from one of its stores during a six-month trial period in a bid to end plastic pollution, it said on Monday.
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 27 South African department store chain Woolworths Holdings is looking to grab a larger share of the rapidly growing online shopping market by allowing customers to order directly from its mobile app.
Sept 11 British food packer Hilton Food Group on Tuesday reported a higher than expected 25.3 percent growth in half-year adjusted operating profit, boosted by last year's acquisition of fish processor Seachill and higher sales in Ireland and Australia.
* Weak earnings hurt Woolworths and Massmart (Updates prices)
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 23 South African retailer Woolworths reported a worse-than-expected 17.7 percent drop in annual earnings on Thursday, hit by restructuring costs at its Australian unit and poor performance in its clothing business at home.
JOHANNESBURG South African department store chain Woolworths Holdings Ltd is recalling a frozen savory rice mix following a worldwide product recall issued by the Hungarian Food Safety Agency due to an outbreak of listeria in Europe.