170111 Massmart CEO Grant Pattison at shareholders meeting held in Sunninghill North of Johannesburg.photo Simphiwe Mbokazi

Massmart’s (MSM) total group sales for the 26 weeks ended 23 December 2012 increased to R36.1 billion‚ representing growth of 14.6% over the prior 26-week period‚ with year-to-date sales inflation estimated at 3.7%. Comparable store sales increased by 7.3%‚ the company said on Thursday.

Massmart´s results for the 26 weeks to December 2012 will be released on 28 February 2013. - I-Net Bridge