Africa Tech Week – 5 & 6 May 2021

SAPRA has partnered with Africa Tech Week noting the ever changing digital transformation of the Petroleum Retailing space and see this partnership as opportune for retailers to further ready themselves as we move forward. Attached please find the press release and the program for the Africa Tech Week for your perusal. Free tickets for the 1st  200 SAPRA delegates, don’t …

Feedback on Illegal Trading

We are happy to report that the illegal trading activities reported via our SAPRA whistle blower hotline have been presented to the inspectorate within the Policing Compliance Forum (PCF), which includes the Associations, DMRE, Legal, SARS, SAPS and other Industry stakeholders. The majority of cases reported have had inspections and where necessary punitive compliance notices or closure notices were issued. …

BARGAINING COUNCIL FOR THE FAST FOOD, RESTAURANT, CATERING AND ALLIED TRADES

You may be aware of a number of media reports regarding the establishment of the abovementioned bargaining council and the publication and extension to non-parties, of its Main Collective Agreement. Click on the link below: https://www.businessinsider.co.za/restaurants-must-increase-wages-arrange-funeral-benefits-and-pay-r70-a-month-for-clean-uniforms-2021-1  This development may have an impact on certain Members of SAPRA and as a consequence, we have secured a process in terms of which …

COBRA Survey Presentation

Herewith attached the Survey results for the COBRA Survey conducted recently in collaboration with SAPRA on the impact of Covid-19 You will notice that the data has many interesting outcomes. Should you still wish to participate in the survey click on the link below to submit your data. Take the Survey Or view the Survey results by downloading the PDF …

University Study – Opex and related items in RAS

Herewith details of an all-encompassing Industry commissioned University Study on Opex and related items in RAS that is currently underway. The application of RAS currently is not consistent across industry and open for misinterpretation. The study will be broken down into phases, with phase 1 being clear and unambiguous interpretation of the definitions. Should you wish to find out more …

OTL Africa 2020 Virtual Expo

In collaboration with SAPRA. Click on the link below to register for this event. https://otlafrica.com/register/live/2020-registration/ Download the pdf invitation In collaboration with SAPRA. Click on the link below to register for this event. https://otlafrica.com/register/live/2020-registration/ Download the pdf invitation

Retailer Engagement – Covid-19 Retailer Relief Exercise

SAPRA has engaged with the COBRA Initiative and its partners who are committed to pooling their collective knowledge, experience, and resources to enable distressed businesses to stand a better chance of surviving the economic crisis that has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. COBRA consists of a consortium of enterprises that are united to use business as a force for …

2nd Wholesale & Retail Fuel Summit

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Know your Chairman – Northern Region

Your Chair person under the spotlight in this edition is Mr August Fleischman. August is currently the SAPRA National Vice Chair as well as the Regional Chair for the Northern Region. SAPRA is constituted on a model where member retail site owners get elected through a democratic process, to represent the interest of like-minded retailers in their respective regions. Download …