Wednesday, 9 April 2014: Woolworths Limited today clarified that it is not the party that has entered into a Scheme Implementation Deed with David Jones.
The relevant party is South African based retailer, Woolworths.
Woolworths Limited has never had any direct link with Woolworths South Africa.
Woolworths Limited is an Australian company founded in 1924 by a small group of Australian businessmen.
The majority of our shareholders are mum and dad Australians and we employ more than 180,000 Australians across the country.
Today our retail brands include Woolworths and Safeway supermarkets and petrol, BIG W, Dan Murphy’s, BWS, Masters and Home Timber and Hardware.