Ann Crotty Writer-at-large

Shoprite founder and chair Christo Wiese says there is no plan on the table to deal with his 265-million deferred Shoprite shares, which control 32.3% of the group’s votes.

"People are always talking to me about the deferred shares but there is nothing on the table right now," said Wiese days after the release of a disappointing set of results knocked the Shoprite share price to R116, its lowest level in nine years.

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