Massmart is a managed portfolio of four divisions, each focused on high-volume, low-margin, low-cost distribution of mainly branded consumer goods for cash, in 13 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, comprising 405 stores. The Group is the second largest distributor of consumer goods in Africa, the leading retailer of general merchandise, liquor and home improvement equipment and supplies, and the leading wholesaler of basic foods.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sales
R42,310.9 m
UP BY 8.7%
2015: R38,917.4 m
Operating profit before forex and interest
R944.3 m
UP BY 19.2%
2015: R791.9 m
Operating profit before interest
R819.1 m
UP BY 19.5%
2015: R685.2 m
Headline earnings before forex (taxed)
R406.0 m
UP BY 14.2%
2015: R355.4 m
Headline earnings after forex (taxed)
R320.6 m
UP BY 19.0%
2015: R269.3 m
Total dividend per share
74.1 cents
DOWN BY 49.2%
2015: 146.0 cents
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Massmart is a managed portfolio of four divisions, each focused on high-volume, low-margin, low-cost distribution of mainly branded consumer goods for cash, in 13 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, comprising 405 stores. The Group is the second largest distributor of consumer goods in Africa, the leading retailer of general merchandise, liquor and home improvement equipment and supplies, and the leading wholesaler of basic foods.
Sales
R42,310.9 m
UP BY 8.7%
2015: R38,917.4 m
Operating profit before forex and interest
R944.3 m
UP BY 19.2%
2015: R791.9 m
Operating profit before interest
R819.1 m
UP BY 19.5%
2015: R685.2 m
Headline earnings before forex (taxed)
R406.0 m
UP BY 14.2%
2015: R355.4 m
Headline earnings after forex (taxed)
R320.6 m
UP BY 19.0%
2015: R269.3 m
Total dividend per share
74.1 cents
DOWN BY 49.2%
2015: 146.0 cents
A word from our CEO
"Our businesses focused on sourcing well-priced merchandise and formulating deals that offer our customers exceptional value, resulting in market share growth across all major categories. Through these deals we have helped our customers save approximately R783million in the 26 week period."
Guy Hayward, CEO Massmart
http://vod.overendstudio.co.za/video/2016_08_24_guy_interview.mp4