White Star and Royco Stokvel Cooking Challenge Finals at Big Save Waltloo
The much anticipated 2017 Stokvel Cooking Challenge finals, sponsored by White Star Maize Meal and Royco®, took place on the 26th of August 2017 at Big Save Waltloo. The country has seen the best stokvels across South Africa cook their way to the last round of this exciting competition.
Big Save Sponsors International Athlete Moses Dirane
Moses Dirane made an appearance at Big Save Mabopane. He is very dedicated to his sport as you can see by the awards and achievements!! The Champ is grateful for the support and sponsorship from Big Save and for giving him the opportunity of a lifetime to go abroad and pursue his athletics career, as well as studies. We wish Moses all the best - make South Africa proud!
Big Save Joins the Fight to Clean Up The Communities
Big Save Mabopane Supermarket and Wholesaler have just joined forces with well known DJ personality, Khutsi Malala, in trying to raise awareness and funds to address the serious drug problem, Bluetooth and Nyaope, which is becoming rife in the communities. Big Save will be one of the main sponsors of Khutsi Malala’s Long Walk from Joburg to Big Save Mabopane, taking place from the 11th – 12th August as part of his Clean Up Squad initiative. The main aim of the walk is to raise awareness for the terrifying new Bluetooth and Nyaope craze, fast becoming a serious problem in the communities. More importantly, the hope is to also raise funds to help rehabilitate these drug users who have come forward asking for help.
Big Save Stores Give 67 Minutes for Mandela Day 2017
On the 18th July we commemorated Mr Nelson Mandela and the legacy he left behind. Our Big Save stores gave their 67 minutes for Mandela Day in their communities, through different projects and in aid of many, to make a difference! Read more under our 'Social Responsibility' tab on what each store did ❤️ #mandeladay #67mintutes #makeverydaymandeladay #bigsavegoodlife #bigsavecares
clevaPAY comes to Big Save Mabopane - Easy, Safe and Cheap Mobile Money Solution!
Exiting news! clevaPAY Smart Mobile Money is launching at Big Save Mabopane on Saturday the 24th June. Its a new, easy, safe and smart way to pay and now has extra benefit to our shoppers who can also earn rewards on certain products at Big Save Stores! Each month thereafter, clevaPAY Mobile Money will launch at the rest of the Big Save stores.
16 June - Youth Day Celebrations at Big Save
Our Big Save Staff wore their School uniforms in celebration of Youth Day on the 16 June, it was great fun and all the staff and customers who participated in this got a free Big Save beanie to keep them warm this winter.
Big Save Rice and Cooking Oil added to our House Brands Products
We excited about the new additions to our Big Save House Brands!! Big Save Rice and Big Save Cooking Oil. We bring you our products of the highest quality, but cheapest price, for you to enjoy the Good Life!!
Big Save Waltloo Supports Sports in Mamelodi
Big Save Waltloo was part of a Mamelodi School Soccer Tournament with soccer legend Daniel Modau from Mamelodi Sundowns FC. Big Save Waltloo donated 10 cases of H2O water and 10 cases of Tropica to support Sports in Mamelodi. Man of the Match got to meet and take photos with Daniel Modau
Big Save Hammanskraal Fun Walk - 27 April 2017
Our Mr Big - Jabu Mmatha who is passionate about doing Fun Walk in the Community with Big Save, hosted one in Hammanskraal area on Freedom Day, the 27th April. It was a great day full of fitness, with the Fun Walk and Aerobics event taking place. There was some giveaways to those participating but all proceeds go to a charity in the area to help uplift the community.
Big Save Moagisani - Mabopane Customer Wins a Month of Groceries with Big Save
Congratulations to our Big Save April Moagisani winner Nthabiseng Koketso! She is our fourth winner this year and was so happy to have won. Big Save Mabopane store delivered R2000 worth of groceries to her home in Mabopane. They were welcomed by Nthabiseng, her sisters Tsholofelo, Kedibone, Lerato, their aunt, neighbours, friends and family and there was quite a party with our Big Save Mabopane staff. "This is a wonderful day which I will never forget" commented our winner. Will you be our next winner? Look out on the 15th May on our Big Save Facebook page for details on how to enter our May Big Save Moagisani competition. #bigsavecares #bigsavemoagisani.
Big Save Moagisani - Mamelodi Customer Wins a Month of Groceries with Big Save
Mamelodi - Marcia Mankoana Thole was the lucky winner of R2000 worth of groceries delivered to her home on Saturday 18th March thanks to Big Save's new monthly competition called Big Save Moagisani. The team from Big Save Waltloo arrived at Thole's home on Saturday with cake, champagne, music and the groceries, carefully picked out by Store Manager Nelson Jardim who also attended the celebration. Thole has been a loyal shopper at Big Save's Waltloo store, buying in bulk there since 2002 for her spaza shop Tams Tuckshop. "I have never won anything before, commented Thole. Thank you Big Save I can see you really appreciate your customers."
Big Save Maize Meal Brand Distributed in Zambia
A proud moment for Big Save. We have 30 tons of our Big Save Maize Meal brand transported and distributed into Zambia.
Big Save helps with Mamelodi Fun Walk - 28 January 2017
We care about the people in our Community and about your health and fitness, that is why Big Save loves getting involved in Fun Walks. On Saturday 28 January, Big Save Waltloo helped with the Mamelodi Fun Walk, which had people on the move, all in aid of helping a local charity. DJ Mphaki from MamsFM was there and raised R 2000.00 towards the charity he supports. The funds raised helps to feed those less fortunate. Thanks to everyone who came and supported. Look out for our next Fun Walk
Good Life Rewards
We excited to reward our Customers for shopping at Big Save. To enter simply shop, give your cell number at the till and stand a chance to win your share of R15 000 of airtime!! When you buy 1 x Big Save Maize Meal, 1 x Big Save Cake Flour and 1 x Big Save Perishable item in one purchase you qualify to win. There is also a Liquor combo, buy a 750ml Jameson, 24x 340ml Savanna and 24 x 330ml Heineken, in one purchase and you qualify to win. There will be 5 winners each week... Shop at Big Save and earn the Good Life Rewards!
World AIDS Day - 1 December 2016 at Big Save Tshwane Market
The 1st of December is World AIDS Day and at Big Save Tshwane Market with the Tiyani Disability Centre, they took the time to remember those who are infected with AIDS and who have passed away. The Big Save staff and Tiyani Disability Centre children, gathered early in the morning to have a moment of silence and light a beautiful Big Save candle, made especially for today by the children, to commemorate all those suffering with AIDS and who have lost their lives. The children from the Tiyani Centre also gave out red and white ribbons which they made themselves, to the staff and our customers, to create awareness and to wear in support of World AIDS Day. These children have lost their parents to the disease, they are looked after and rely on, the Tiyani Centre, for their daily needs. Today take a moment to appreciate life and pray for those with AIDS, those that have been affected by it and those who have passed away from it.
Christmas is Finally Here... A Bag Full of Awesome Specials!
Christmas is Finally Here!! A Bag Full of Awesome - Check out our Specials and don't miss out!
BLACK FRIDAY SALE at Big Save!!!!! * ONE DAY ONLY * 25th November 2016 *
Big Save BLACK FRIDAY SALE!!!!! * ONE DAY ONLY * 25th November 2016 * Don't miss out on our super specials - save big at Big Save!!
Stokvel Road Show Days 2016 On The GO!!
It's that time of the year again where Stokvel Season peaks at our Big Save Stores. We kick off with our Stokvel Road Show which started on the 5th October at our Marble Hall Store and week by week we move to the next Big Save Store. We host our Stokvel Groups on these awesome days, full of fun, various suppliers, food and giveaways! If you interested in joining our Big Save Stokvel Services, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will put you in touch with your nearest Big Save.
Heineken and Big Save Mabopane Liquor Host 20 Loyal Customers for a Braai
Big Save Mabopane Liquor Store had a braai for 20 of their loyal Customers. They were welcomed by Big Save and Heineken. There was a meeting explaining the various products and new lines, followed by wors rolls and refreshments. Heineken had a tasting for their new products like Strong Bow, Red Cherries, Tafel Lager and Sol. The Customers were so happy to be a part of this .They really enjoyed themselves.
Big Save Proudly Supports Heritage Day / National Braai Day with Dress Up and Wors Rolls
Heritage Day aka National Braai Day is one of our favourite public holidays. It is a day Big Save Staff love being part of with Customers with everyone dressing up in their traditional clothes for the day, celebrating our heritage and spreading good cheer! Some Big Save Stores sold wors rolls and even gave them away if Customers spent over R1000.00 in shopping.
Now Open at Waltloo ... House & Homeware and Motor Spares Stores
At Waltloo is a Big Save Auto Spares store, a first for Big Save so we are super excited about this new concept! Also opened is our new and improved House and Homeware store - check under SUPERMARKET for more specials!!
SASSA cards accepted at Big Save
Get your Grant for FREE - Simply swipe your SASSA card at the Big Save tills to withdraw your cash or pay for your groceries! Service available at following Big Save Stores: * Evaton * Hammanskraal * Mabopane * Marble Hall * Waltloo
Mabopane Fun Walk - 3 September 2016
Big Save Mabopane sponsored a charity Fun Walk hosted by Jabu Mbatha on Saturday the 3rd September. It was an amazing event, full of fun and fitness, which even included aerobics for everyone even the kids. We thankful to all the participants and for all the donations that were made to the various charities in Mabopane and Soshanguve. We look forward to hosting another one next year and hopefully all of you will be able to join in on the fun.
On Saturday 3rd September Big Save Hammanskraal decided to officially introduce Spring!! There was ice cream, wors rolls, cakes & sweets on sale and jumping castles for the kids.
Big Save Stokvel Briefing in Hammanskraal
Big Save hosted a Stokvel Briefing on Sunday 21st August in Hammanskraal, we invited people from the Community to come find out more on our Big Save Stokvel Services. If you interested in joining the Hammanskraal Stokvel Family please contact Emily at Big Save Hammanskraal. Call: (012)711 1305 or email: email@example.com
Women's Day Celebrations at Hammanskraal Shop
At Big Save Hammanskraal tea and scones were served to the ladies, it was an hour well spent and Customers were happy to be honoured and appreciated by Big Save. The Staff Members were also excited to celebrate Women’s Day and decided to dress all in black. Our scones were so well liked that there have been orders placed at the Bakery for more. To place orders for some baked goods from Big Save Hammanskraal Bakery send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Women's Day Celebrations at Mabopane Shop and Liquor
The Staff and Customers at Big Save Mabopane Shop and Liquor felt spoiled, getting served tea and cookies. Everyone had a good day celebrating Women's Day at Mabopane.
Women's Day Celebrations at Waltloo Liquor
Women's Day Celebrations: At Big Save Waltloo Liquor the women Staff decided to dress in the men's work suits showing that a woman can do anything, including a man's job. They also spoiled the lady Customers with tea, coffee, sweets and gifts. Everyone had fun and it was a wonderful day for all.
Women's Day Celebrations at Waltloo
At Big Save Waltloo Women’s day was a great celebration, it was such an honour to be able to celebrate with all the phenomenal women out there. Our Staff were rocking in their beautiful dresses, skirts and head wraps, and the theme was #A Phenomenal Woman. The kids were playing on the jumping castle while our Customers were served with tea and scones. They also took the opportunity to promote our Big Save Cake Flour as our delicious scones were baked with our cake flour.
Women's Day Celebrations at Evaton
At Big Save Evaton Women’s Day celebrations was great, all the ladies enjoyed themselves, they really appreciated being served tea and scones in the morning. They came in early and stayed for the whole day and for the Happy Hour specials. There was 8 hampers and a set of pots given away on the day.
Women's Day Celebrations at Hammanskraal Liquor
At our Big Save Hammanskraal Liquor Store we gave our beautiful lady customers some juice and scones to spoil them on the day. Everyone enjoyed themselves and had a great Women's Day.
Mandela Day 2016 - Hammanskraal Liqour
On Mandela Day the team at Big Save Hammanskraal Liquor facilitated a promotion with SAB giving loyalty points to their customers at Big Save.
Mandela Day 2016 - Evaton
Big Save Evaton spent a very worthwhile Mandela Day at Kotulong Community Centre, an orphanage based in Meyerton.
Mandela Day 2016 - Marble Hall
Big Save Marble Hall spent Mandela Day at a day care centre where they repainted their jungle gyms.
Mandela Day 2016 - Hammanskraal
Big Save Hammanskraal celebrated 67 minutes for Mandela day on the 15th, 16th and 18th of July. Different departmental staff members participated who were truly inspired by the experience!
Big Save Mabopane Fun Run / Walk - 3 September 2016
Big Save Mabopane is hosting a Fun Run / Walk on the 3rd September at Block VV
Mandela Day 2016 - Waltloo
Big Save Waltloo spent their 67 minutes for Mandela day yesterday in a very special way at Give Them Hope Foundation Orphanage in Nelmapius.
Happy Hour at Big Save
The Big Save team came up with a new concept called Happy Hour. Happy Hour was created to give deep cut price discounts to our community of shoppers during one hour.
Big Save Hammanskraal Carnival
The 4th of June was a special day for Big Save Hammanskraal store, it was their turn to launch the 21st anniversary season and they did so with a BANG!!
Big Save Waltloo Carnival
On the weekend of the 28th of May 2016, Big Save Waltloo hosted their 21st anniversary launch in partnership with Chamberlain, a hardware store located next door to the Big Save store.
South African community shops to get NFC payments using stickers
South African consumers will soon be able to make payments using an NFC sticker on the back on their mobile phone via a service launched by mobile financial services provider MobiCash and mobile payments platform Boloro.
Big Save shoppers save big at their 21st anniversary celebrations
Shoppers can enjoy reduced grocery prices and chances to win their money back during Big Save’s 21st Anniversary celebrations.
Big Save and BrandBack team up to reward shoppers
The Big Save Supermarket, Wholesale and Liquor brand has recently teamed up with BrandBack to reward their shoppers on a daily basis with airtime as a thank you for shopping at their stores.
New mobile payment system for SA
Townships and spaza shops in South Africa have access to a new mobile payment system, days after Vodacom announced that it’s shutting down its M-Pesa business.
BIG SAVE Group and ABI partner to make customers win BIG!
Frans Mdluli was the ecstatic winner of the ABI Win A Bakkie promotion in partnership with Big Save on the 26th February 2016. The draw for the Nissan NP200 Bakkie took place at Big Save Evaton, where the five finalists from each Big Save store gathered to find out if they were the lucky winner.
BIG SAVE MARBLE HALL hosted a Customer Appreciation Day!
On Friday 26th February BIG SAVE MARBLE HALL hosted their own Customer Appreciation Day to thank the Customers for being loyal to Big Save. On the day Suppliers came through and supported the Marble Hall Store and Customers... Big Save Marble Hall had vouchers made that were given away to Customers on the day and the day was enjoyed y all!
ABI 'Win a Bakkie' draw will take place at Big Save Evaton this Friday 26th of February. The 5 finalists, one from each Big Save Store, will be present on the day and this will take place at 13h30. There is also R10000.00 worth of shopping vouchers up for grabs for those shoppers who put their till slips in the lucky draw box on the day!!
Back to School at Big Save Evaton
Get all your Back to School shopping done at our Big Save Stores, Read more to view some of the displays at Big Save Evaton. Be sure to check out our on our 'Specials' for some of the Back to School promotions.
Stokvel Sundays at Big Save
Most of our Big Save Stores are opening on Sundays during December for Stokvel Members, so they can enjoy their shopping peacefully and all running smoothly. Here are the happy Customers at Big Save Marble Hall and their helpers. Thanks to our Staff for all the extra hours and working hard in this busy time to help our Customers and to give good service!
World AIDS Day - 1 December 2015
World AIDS Day is held on the 1st of December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. Our Big Save Marble Hall Staff in support of World AIDS Day wore white uniform with their red ribbons and also all together made a human ribbon.
Big Save Stokvel Road Show 2015
Big Save has been hosting a Stokvel Day for a few years now but it has recently become a big hit among our Stokvel Members and an event they look forward too! This year we did a full on Road Show where ALL Big Save Stores got a turn. The Road Show kicked off at our Marble Hall Store and has been at Mabopane and Evaton - with Waltloo, Tshwane Market and Hammanskraal last. Read more on why to join Big Save Stokvel...
Big Save Gives Away 6 Cars in Celebration of Our 20 Year Anniversary!
Each Big Save Store put on a spectacular event during the Win A Car giveaways which Customers thoroughly enjoyed at the six Big Save Stores located in Waltloo; Mabopane; Marble Hall; Evaton; Tshwane Market and Hammanskraal. The competition ran for three months, starting in July and to qualify, customers had to place their qualifing slips into the boot of the car. Each Chery car was parked on site for the duration of the competition creating hype and interest as Customers shopped at the stores. Over twenty thousand entries were received in total, with six Customers being fortunate enough to drive away in a 2014 Cherry QQ3 automobile.
Heritage Day Celebration at Big Save
Every year on Heritage Day, on the 24th September, we ask the Big Save Staff to participate by dressing in their cultural clothes, it always makes Staff and Customers enjoy the day more and everyone looks so beautiful and colourful.
Cakes for All Occasions - Big Save Mabopane
Whatever you are celebrating let Big Save Mabopane make a beautiful and delicious cake for your special occasions!! Come to Big Save and let us help make your special moments memorable! Enjoyed both by Staff and Customers.
Valentine's Day Celebrations at Big Save
All our Big Save Stores celebrated Valentine's Day with Staff and Customers. The Staff dressed in white and red and there was spoils all around with chocolates, roses, sparking wines and little gifts of love for the Customers... A great day for all!