Checkers vs Woolies: Battle of the trolleys
Woolworths has always taken the lead in high-end food shopping, but Checkers is increasingly snapping at its ankles
The newly opened FreshX Checkers store in Rosebank feels more food emporium than grocery store.
The bright lights and colours of a traditional Checkers have been replaced by more subtle lighting, wood trimmings and niche offerings. There’s an in-store Starbucks, a sit-down sushi bar and a stand offering honey on tap with three local varieties...