Nestle South Africa is introducing its second phase of the Starbucks At Home range in retail stores such as Checkers, Pick ‘n Pay, Spar and Makro. The launch comes amid the Covid-19 crisis taking a knock on traditional coffee houses and some non-essential products. Nestle South Africa CEO, Bruno Olierhoek joins CNBC Africa for more.
CNBC Africa is joined by two entrepreneurs who have earned a place in Africa's largest retailer for their unique offering. Thabo and Mpumi Motsabi, the founders of Toys with Roots, just launched a range of dolls available exclusively in Shoprite and Checkers supermarkets throughout South Africa.
As South Africa slides into recession, and households have less and less to spend, the number one supermarket group Shoprite is adopting an unlikely strategy: it's pushing upmarket. While the lower-income families that...