Key facts as at 28 February 2018

In November 2017, the Group listed 27.5% of its issued share capital on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). This was the second largest initial public offering (IPO) on the exchange.

R19.6bn

Group turnover

R18,0bn

Retail turnover

R13,1bn

Wholesale turnover

6.6%

of retail l-f-l growth

R1.1bn

operating profit

Adjusted

headline earnings up 19.7%

Adjusted HEPS

 up 13.7%

Dividend

per share 31.5 cents

13 443m²

new wholesale space

129 Stores

As at 28 February 2018

Return on equity

at 50%

Net working capital days

decreased to 36 days from 43 days

22.7%

Dispensary market share (Feb ’18)

CAPEX

R374m

14 400m²

of Dis-chem in Durban

Adjusted

operating profit Up 6,1%

R96 118/m²

of retail density

100th store

opened in Mall of Africa

3 250m²

of space increased in Delmas

15 693m²

DC almost completed

14 400m²

of new warehouse space in KZN