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24 March 2017 13:59 (South Africa)

Christians threaten to boycott Woolies

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Woolworths has taken a move not to stock any religious magazines, in what the retailer says is a business decision. However, chief executive Simon Susman also told Beeld that it was against Woolworths' policy to stock any religious or political magazines. Previously the store sold Christian-themed magazines such as Lig, Juig, Joy and Lééf. Several magazine readers are threatening to boycott the store until it changes its stance.  Read more: News24

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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