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Pick n Pay Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer of food, grocery, and general merchandise. It owns and franchises stores under various formats, including hypermarkets; supermarkets; convenience stores; pharmacies; and liquor, punch, express, hardware, and clothing stores under the Pick n Pay and Boxer names. The company offers various products, such as food, clothing, footwear, general merchandise, groceries, home appliances, kitchenware, home improvement, garden and pool accessories, toys, stationery, health and beauty range, beers, cider, fruit alcoholic beverages, wines, fortified wines, spirits, vitamins, supplements, sports nutrition, self-medication, meat, breads and confectionery, and building and hardware supplies. As of March 02, 2014, the company operated 1,076 stores, including 643 company-owned stores and 433 franchise stores in various retail formats and 6 southern African countries. It also provides online shopping, gift cards, bill payment services, financial services, courier services, mobile money transfer, and travel service, as well as smart shopper loyalty programs. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa.

49,300 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/20/14
Founded in 1967

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Pick N Pay Holdings Limited Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year Ended March 1, 2015

Pick n Pay Holdings Limited provided earnings guidance for the year ended March 1, 2015. For the year, headline earnings per share is expected to increase between 20% and 30% which is between 82.60 cents per share to 89.48 cents per share. Diluted headline earnings per share is expected increase between 20% and 30% which is between 80.56 cents per share to 87.2748 cents per share. EPS is expected to increase between 40% and 50% which is between 84.85 cents per share to 90.92 cents per share. Diluted EPS is expected to increase between 40% and 50% which is between 82.74 cents per share to 88.65 cents per share. This result reflects progress over the business by applying effective financial rigour to expenditure, making significant improvements to working capital management to reduce debt and interest charges, and beginning the task of driving greater efficiency through all operations.

Pick n Pay Holdings Limited Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Twenty Six Weeks Ended August 31, 2014; Declares Interim Dividend Payable on 15 December 2014; Plans to Open 80 New Stores in the Second Half of Fiscal 2015

Pick n Pay Holdings Limited reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the twenty six weeks ended August 31, 2014. For the period, the company reported revenue of ZAR 32,452.6 million compared to ZAR 30,278.0 million reported a year ago. Profit before tax was ZAR 365.9 million compared to ZAR 271.3 million reported a year ago. Profit attributable to equity holders of the company was ZAR 137.9 million or 25.79 cents per diluted share compared to ZAR 102.8 million or 19.50 cents per diluted share reported a year ago. Diluted headline earnings per share were 25.59 cents compared to 19.88 cents reported a year ago. Cash generated by operating activities was ZAR 1,316.0 million compared to ZAR 1,786.0 million reported a year ago. Investment in intangible assets was ZAR 67.6 million compared to ZAR 103.8 million reported a year ago. Investment in property, plant and equipment was ZAR 281.4 million compared to ZAR 453.9 million reported a year ago. Diluted headline earnings were ZAR 133.6 million compared to ZAR 103.6 million reported a year ago. Total sales growth has slowed over the period, due in part to lower growth from net new space. The Board declared an interim dividend of 9.40 cents per share, 30.6% up on last year. The shares will trade ex-dividend from the commencement of business on 8 December 2014 and the record date will be 12 December 2014. The dividends will be paid on 15 December 2014. The company will accelerate its opening program, with more than 80 new stores planned to open in the second half of fiscal 2015.

Pick n Pay Holdings Limited Announces Trading Results for the 26 Weeks Ended August 31, 2014

Pick n Pay Holdings Limited announced trading results for the 26 weeks ended August 31, 2014. For the period, turnover growth of 6.8% over the period reflects the increasing financial pressure faced by customers and the competitiveness of market, with the improvement in like-for-like turnover growth, which has increased to 4.0%, from 2.7% for the year ended February 2014. The company continue to support customers both by keeping price increases below food CPI and by investing to improve the shopping trip.


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