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Famous Brands Interim Results Press Release 2019

Revenue: R3.6 billion (2018: R3.6 billion) Strong cash generated: R573 million (2018: R540 million) Cash realisation rate: 102.5% (2018: 102.7%) Net asset value: 1 624 cents (2018: 1 375 cents) Operating profit: R405 million (2018: R422 million) Dividend per share: 90 cents (2018: nil) Johannesburg; Monday, 28 October 2019: Famous Brands is a leading food […]

Trading Statement for the six months ended 31 August 2019

Famous Brands is satisfied that a reasonable degree of certainty exists that the Group’s financial results for the six months ended 31 August 2019 (“the review period”) will differ by at least 20% from those reported for the six months ended 31 August 2018 (“the prior comparable period”), and thus is in a position to […]


The Board of Famous Brands is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Celeste Appollis as Company Secretary with effect from 1 August 2019. The Board is satisfied that Celeste possesses the competence and experience to fulfil the role. Celeste will take over from Mr Ian Isdale who has been Company Secretary pending the appointment […]

Further Trading Statement

In terms of paragraph 3.4(b) of the JSE Limited (“JSE”) Listings Requirements, companies are required to publish a Trading Statement as soon as they have reasonable certainty that the financial results for the next period to be reported on will differ by at least 20% from those of the previous corresponding period. In the Voluntary […]

Voluntary Performance Update and Trading Statement

The Group’s results for the year ended 28 February 2019 will be published on or about 29 May 2019. In the interim, it is appropriate to provide shareholders with a brief voluntary performance update on the business. This update pertains to the twelve months ended 28 February 2019 for the Group’s South Africa (“SA”) and […]