Metcash Trading

SOUTH AFRICA: Metcash “to close 51 stores” – union

South African retailer Metcash Trading is gearing up to close 51 of its 138 cash and carry and Trade Centre…

S AFRICA: Shoprite acquires Metcash’s franchise division

South Africa-based retailer Shoprite has entered an agreement to acquire the franchise division of local rival Metcash Trading. Metcash Trading…

AUS: ACCC blocks Franklins sale

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has today (17 November) announced it will oppose Pick n Pay's proposed sale…