El Niño to slow wholesale, retail growth

This was revealed by CZR president Denford Mutashu at the top 200 retail and wholesale value chain leaders’ awards for 2023 on Friday last week.
By Blessed Ndlovu May. 21, 2024

Availability will stabilise sugar prices

In a statement this week, the Zimbabwe Sugar Association (ZSA) said it holds adequate sugar stocks for local consumption.
By Newsday Apr. 13, 2024

Increase in sugar prices unwarranted: Mutashu

Mutashu said the recommended retail price ranged from US$2,60 (ZiG 33,75) to US$2,80 (ZiG37,80) for 2kg of both brown and white sugar.
By Priveledge Gumbodete Apr. 12, 2024

Shortages loom as basics disappear from shelves

Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers president Denford Mutashu said the supply chain of basic commodities had dollarised, leaving retailers who buy in local currency in a lurch.
By Miriam Mangwaya Mar. 15, 2024

Millers warn of rice price hikes

According to Musarara, rice from South Africa is free of VAT and costs less when imported into Zimbabwe than when processed domestically.
By Freeman Makopa Feb. 23, 2024

Retailers want Vat on rice removed

The SI reinstated Vat, while duty exemptions were also removed on basic commodities.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Feb. 14, 2024

We’ve enough stocks to meet demand: Millers

Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers (CZR) president Denford Mutashu said mealie-meal deliveries have resumed in Harare.
By Blessed Ndlovu Jan. 10, 2024

Minister blames ED law for high US$ pricing

Last month, the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency reported that 80% of transactions were now in US dollars.
By Belinda Chiroodza Oct. 25, 2023

Business pleads for peaceful polls

Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers president Denford Mutashu said political parties and their supporters should continue with the “peace gospel” during and after the elections.
By Tatira Zwinoira Aug. 23, 2023