Climate-related risks are concerning for the Shoprite Group. At its core is its ambition to be the most affordable, accessible and innovative retailer on the continent, and climate change makes it difficult to realise this ambition.

The Shoprite Group places significant focus on its climate change strategy as it affects its direct operations, its supply chain, and the communities in which it operates.

The Group’s strategy includes the mitigation of and adaptation to a changing climate, elaborated on in this video by their Group Sustainability Manager, Sanjeev Raghubir, at SmartProcurement’s Sustainability Summit Africa 2022, held earlier this month.

Video host is Desré Hancocks, Principle Consultant – Supply Chain Sustainability and Carbon Consulting, Carbon Intelligence.