Retail sales grow more than expected in June

The data from Statistics SA show that consumers are spending more than economists thought

Gourmet can’t beef up Famous Brands

Analysts ‘quite shocked’ as update adds insult to injury for an already overpriced acquisition

Italtile takes a hit in tight economy

The group is in a good position to ride out the slump, analyst says

Clothing retail sector hits the skids

Changing credit patterns play a big part as the golden decade ends, but unemployment and saturation are also factors in slowdown

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Long4Life plans a third acquisition to its stable

The Brian Joffe-led entity has entered into negotiations unrelated to the potential acquisition of Holdsport

Country Bird takes wait and see stance

A counteroffer above R12 is the only thing that might save Sovereign from being delisted

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Why Holdsport investors spurn offer from Joffe

Insider says there’s resistance over the valuation being applied to the business

Value Capital Partners learn from the best to get hands dirty

Business Day speaks to Value Capital Partners CEO and former Brait director Sam Sithole

Long4Life is a shot in the arm for Holdsport

Investment company’s purchase offer in July helps boost the share price of specialist sports retailer

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White knight bid for Sovereign may end CBH’s hostile bid

Capitalworks’s R907m offer may end Country Bird’s hostile bid

White knight rides to Sovereign’s rescue

Capitalworks’s R907m offer may end Country Bird’s hostile bid

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Capitalworks bid could lead to Sovereign de-listing from the JSE

The two companies say they have entered into an implementation agreement, which will ultimately lead the delisting of Sovereign

BAT raises $17.25bn in bond issue

British American Tobacco, the JSE’s biggest constituent, is using the proceeds to help finance its $47bn purchase of Reynolds American

Analysts predict some upside for Richemont

Improvement in Swiss watch sales and better GDP numbers from China, one of Richemont’s biggest markets, bode well for the company

Japanese fast-fashion retailer Miniso enters SA's crowded market

Miniso has opened two stores in SA in the past month and plans to open three more by September

Premier Foods in court fight over use of name

The food producer says the move became necessary after the recently listed African Equity Empowerment Investments subsidiary failed to change its name by an ...

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