Stop N Shop

CPL outlets nationwide close

These includes Stop & Shop, as well as City Pharmacy and Hardware Haus shops across the country.

CPL PNG chief executive officer, Navin Raju expressing the gravity of the situation via social media stated: "It has been an absolutely distressing and devastating day experienced by CPL Group and Stop and Shop supermarkets in Port Moresby. Other businesses have suffered the same fate, resulting in significant losses for all the involved business houses."

CRU's 70K Gold sponsorship

The partnership was made official in a mock-cheque presentation in Port Moresby.

The sponsorship aims to promote teamwork and healthy and active lifestyles through sport and Stop & Shop brand.

CPL Group CEO Navin Raju said: “For any sport to do well in the nation you need to have strong foundations and what we’ve found is that CRU has got very strong foundation in terms of the committee, in terms of the people that are involved in running this program and also in terms of the strategy they have in developing our talent.

Amazing Port Moresby’s Christmas Carol’s 2022

The Amazing Port Moresby Carols by the Sea aims to provide fun and family-oriented entertainment for city residents during the festive season.

To be hosted in a in a safe environment, the program will celebrate the diversity of cultures in a uniting and peaceful spirt of Christmas.

This year’s lineup includes artists like Trio West Papua and Justin Wellington.

Simbu Santana Potatoes

Founder and Chairman of CPL Group, Mahesh Patel said that it has been CPL and Stop N Shop’s greatest pleasure in launching fresh produce from local farmers and having launched the Gembogl onions last year it is only fitting to continue this wonderful collaboration by launching Simbu Santana Potatoes.

Table Market Owner Wins Bus

He had scratched the winning card on a normal shopping day at the Stop & Shop Rainbow outlet on Tuesday 30th November.

“I am still in a state of shock…This was just a regular shopping trip as I shop there all the time, as it’s close to where I live,” said Mr Atbo.

He lives in Port Moresby’s Rainbow Estates, has an Engineering background and runs an SME that engages youths from the neighbouring Gerehu suburb in Port Moresby.

CPL Partners With Eat Smart Campaign

The focus aims to educate people on the importance of healthy living and to appreciate the local produce readily available to benefit everyone.

The need to promote better living is imminent in the country as there is an increase in lifestyle diseases like cholesterol, blood pressure, high blood pressure and diabetes.

CPL Group CEO, Navin Raju said the country has an abundance of healthy produce and it can be sourced locally. Every region has a different range of products and when incorporated into a healthy diet, will assist and reduce lifestyle diseases in the country.

New banana boat for lucky family

Patrick Tore Jnr was announced as the lucky winner of Stop N Shop promotion on September 20th.

The 6-week Stop N Shop ‘Win a Banana Boat Promotion’ concluded with the announcement of the lucky winner at Stop N Shop Central Waigani in Port Moresby.

The competition, which ran from July 17th to August 31st, required customers to spend K40 or more at any of the 8 Stop N Shop outlets to enter the draw.

Out of the 50,000 entries, a father-of-two, from Hula and Gulf parentage, was drawn the winner.

First flight for over 30,000 local women

The vegetables will be sold at Stop N Shop outlets in the nation’s capital.

The women from Ialibu-Pangia, Imbonggu, Kagua-Erave in Southern Highlands Province and Tambul-Nebilyer District in Western Highlands Province are members of the Mama Halipim Mama Foundation.

Through this Foundation, the rural mothers are now financially empowered and realising their dreams.

Investigations underway for alleged shoot out

NCD Metropolitan Superintendent, Ben Turi said police investigators will still find out who the responsible officer was, that fired the shot.

Turi said the man’s post mortem will be done today and results will be given to the investigators to have a look at whether the wound was from a bullet shot or a knife cut.

“The port mortem will determine his cause of death and investigators will also be checking the weapons allegedly involved.”

Slow Christmas for city shops

This means a less stressful day for shops throughout the nation’s capital.

Loop PNG visited major shops like RH Hypermart and Stop N Shop, which were open today.

It was a normal Sunday for them, with less customers and was less hectic than the two previous days.

According to a shop assistant at Stop N Shop, there was a little bit of a crowd in the morning but it had all cleared out.

The two previous days however, were the busiest, they confirmed.