December 2015   December 2014
  Rm   Notes   52 weeks   52 weeks
  Revenue   5    84,857.4    78,319.0
  Sales   5    84,731.8    78,173.2
  Cost of sales        (68,689.6)    (63,610.8)
  Gross profit        16,042.2    14,562.4
  Other income   5    125.6    145.8
  Depreciation and amortisation   13 and 15    (946.2)    (846.6)
  Impairment of assets   6    (25.7)    (24.6)
  Employment costs        (6,784.3)    (6,109.0)
  Occupancy costs        (2,865.6)    (2,678.8)
  Other operating costs        (3,245.8)    (3,033.3)
  Operating profit before foreign exchange movements and interest        2,300.2    2,015.9
  Foreign exchange loss   7    (149.8)    (49.8)
  Operating profit before interest   8    2,150.4    1,966.1
  – Finance costs        (507.7)    (386.8)
  – Finance income        32.4    41.5
  Net finance costs   9    (475.3)    (345.3)
  Profit before taxation        1,675.1    1,620.8
  Taxation   10    (505.9)    (483.4)
  Profit for the year        1,169.2    1,137.4
               
  Profit attributable to:            
  – Owners of the parent        1,112.8    1,079.8
  – Non-controlling interests        56.4    57.6
  Profit for the year        1,169.2    1,137.4
               
  Earnings per share (cents)    12        
  Basic EPS        513.5    497.8
  Diluted basic EPS        506.1    492.9