Checkers Hyper has launched a newly revamped grocery store within the Cape City suburb of Brackenfell, which has now turn out to be one of many group’s flagship branches.
The Shoprite group mentioned that the state-of-the-art retailer guarantees a world-class procuring expertise with a powerful emphasis on recent meals and comfort.
“Clients will instantly discover an improved retailer format, which makes it simpler to search out the meals which are suited to their life-style and dietary necessities.
“The brand new retailer has wider aisles and seamless flooring that enable trolleys to maneuver with restricted noise, making for a tranquil grocery store procuring expertise.”
Shoprite mentioned that the first attraction of this new grocery store are the quite a few in-store departments providing quite a lot of specialist merchandise, together with:
- A bakery stocking freshly-made artisanal breads, scrumptious pastries, luxurious desserts, and handmade pies by common manufacturers Schoon and Houw Hoek Pies;
- A deli that includes a variety of delicacies together with the brand new and unique charcuterie vary made by Farmer Angus;
- Stone-baked pizzas cooked within the in-house open-flame pizza oven, in addition to a collection of meats and veggies expertly ready on an imported rodizio grill;
- A sit-down sushi bar;
- An on-site meals truck serving prego rolls, hamburgers, and boerewors rolls made with Checkers’ well-known Championship Boerewors;
- A devoted well being and wellness part;
- An in-store Kauai serving its common salads, wraps and smoothies;
- A chocolatier bar with locally-made, hand-crafted artisanal goodies created by My Sugar.
Shoprite mentioned that the shop additionally has a temperature-controlled wine part with wines from over 100 main estates – extra worldwide wines than another grocery store in South Africa – together with French champagne and the widest vary of Italian Prosecco.
“The room is supplied with modern digital screens that clients can use to seek for wines in line with numerous elements, like worth factors, and cheese and meals pairing suggestions,” it mentioned.
The group mentioned it was concentrating on a ‘one-stop store’ for patrons with an in-store MediRite pharmacy, a devoted outside part, TechX the place clients can discover the most effective tech offers, a celebration store with helium bar, a water filling station, and even a standalone pet division.
“Despite a troublesome 12 months for a lot of companies in South Africa, Checkers has remained dedicated to securing its staff’ jobs.
“In launching this one-of-a-kind procuring expertise, the brand new retailer in Brackenfell has additionally created 48 new jobs, bringing the full workers complement on the retailer to 274,” it mentioned.