Shoprite records never before seen spike in grocery demand with loads of visible gaps on shelves.

March 21, 2020

This is caused by the panic around the coronavirus.

Saying that it is experiencing a never before seen demand in groceries. This is due to panic surrounding the coronavirus that is leading people to stockpiling on goods. The group said that the main goods to be in high demand are canned goods, dry pasta, sanitary products and toilet paper. They have stated, though, that there is no need to fear a shortage of supplies. The group said that they are working with suppliers all over the globe to increase their stock to meet the high demand they are facing at the moment.