In what has become aptly known as Project Popeye, SAB, will be developing a commercial 2000m2 drip irrigation system, that will help a local business sustainably grow spinach in raised beds.
Checkers is expanding its partnership with Farmer Angus to launch an exclusive range of charcuterie.
In a recent drive to upskill and empower his farmworkers, regenerative livestock farmer, Angus McIntosh, of Farmer Angus on the Spier Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, sold 85% of his egg business (51% black women owned) to some of his former employees. This has made them instant business managers and shareholders. As one of South Africa’s largest retailers, Checkers offers the new owners the opportunity to expand their model nationally.