PICK N’ PAY SUPERMARKETS
The extension of the Longmeadow Distribution Centre has been completed. The 65 000 square metre facility now processes 50% of the groups inland grocery value. The DC has significantly improved service to stores compared with suppliers delivering directly and while the facility is not yet running at optimal capacity there are already tangible benefits.
The Pick n Pay team is making a concerted effort to get the Longmeadow DC right and then use the model as a template in the roll-out to the Western Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape and an additional facility in Gauteng over the next 3 to 5 years.
The roll-out of SAP has been completed and there is now a fully integrated system across the Pick n Pay business. This should facilitate improved in-store disciplines, more efficient business processes and more timely information enabling better and faster decision making.
Pick n Pay opens two premium stores as part of six month plan to open 64 stores
29/11/2013 - 10:27
After an improved performance at the half year, Pick n Pay is demonstrating its commitment to pursuing positive growth through focused, streamlined operations and an expanding store footprint, with plans to open over 60 new stores in the six months to end February 2014.
R140 million Victoria Wharf Construction at V&A Waterfront completed
28/11/2013 - 23:11
Undertaking an extensive expansion programme while minimising the impact on an estimated 24 million visitors per annum is no small feat. In a R140 million upgrade to its Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, the V&A Waterfront has managed to not only improve its retail trade performance over the nine month construction period, but also increase the number of visitors to the Centre over the same period.
Countdown to new Pick n Pay at V&A Waterfront, opening in November 2013
08/11/2013 - 15:12
In just under three weeks, Pick n Pay will open its new store at the V&A Waterfront, bringing an unprecedented retail offering to the central Cape Town area. Located in a prime and highly accessible position on the lower level of the Victoria Wharf, the store will start trading at 10am on Thursday 28 November 2013.
Cradlestone Mall to introduce comprehensive, connected shopping. Opening 20 November 2013
08/11/2013 - 10:40
Named for its unique location, the newly developed Cradlestone Mall in the heart of Mogale City in Johannesburg’s West Rand - near the world heritage site of the Cradle of Humankind - officially opens its doors on 20 November 2013.
Top retailers secured for new Eyethu Orange Farm Mall, opening September 2014
04/11/2013 - 16:25
Sporting an appealing mix of successful retailers guaranteed and construction progressing apace, the vision for the R400 million Eyethu Orange Farm Mall to become a successful, profitable asset for the community of Orange Farm is within reach.