Entries by Simon

Further voluntary update

Covid-19 Shareholders are referred to the voluntary update (“update”) published on SENS on Monday, 23 March 2020, in which we stated that across all our trading jurisdictions, the Board of Directors (“the Board”) and management fully endorse the various governments’ decisive actions to contain the spread and impact of the coronavirus pandemic. We noted that […]

Cautionary announcement

GBK Restaurants Limited (“GBK”) United Kingdom (“UK”) Shareholders are referred to the voluntary update (“Update”) published on SENS on Monday, 23 March 2020 in which it was advised that a deterioration in GBK’s store sales in the UK had commenced on 1 March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Shareholders were further advised that the […]

Voluntary update

FAMOUS BRANDS’ NOTIFICATION OF COVID-19 PRECAUTIONARY AND PREVENTATIVE MEASURES ACROSS ALL OPERATIONS The Board of Directors and management of Famous Brands have been vigilantly monitoring the Covid19 situation since the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 30 January 2020. Across all our trading jurisdictions, we fully […]

Voluntary performance update

VOLUNTARY PERFORMANCE UPDATE The Group’s results for the year ended 29 February 2020 will be published on or about 26 May 2020. In the interim, shareholders are provided with the following brief voluntary performance update on the business. This update pertains to the 52 weeks ended 29 February 2020 for the Group’s South Africa (“SA”) […]

Change in Auditors

In compliance with paragraph 3.75 of the JSE Listings Requirements, shareholders are advised that following careful consideration including the need for rotation of external auditors, the board of directors of Famous Brands (“the Board”) decided to embark on a tender process to consider the appointment of an external audit firm. The Audit Committee, after following […]

Publication of B-BBEE report

Shareholders are advised that in accordance with paragraph 16.20 (g) and Appendix 1 to Section 11 of the Listings Requirements of the JSE, the company’s 2019 annual compliance report in terms of section 13G(2) of the Broad-Based Black Empowerment Amendment Act 46 of 2013, has been submitted and is available here.