Shoprite Group of Companies is Africa’s biggestfood retailer. It controls 2,689 retailers in 15 nations all through Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands. Shoprite headquarters are throughout the Western Cape province of South Africa. The Shoprite Holdings Restricted is a public agency which is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Alternate and as secondary listings on every the Namibian and Zambian Stock Exchanges. As of 2019, the company as employed larger than 146,000 people of whom 23,500 labored outdoor South Africa.
In 2005 the company acquired Foodworld along with the South African ticket vendor Compile ticket, and opened its first Shoprite LiquorShop
Shoprite Holdings entered proper right into a contract with Metcash Shopping for and promoting Restricted beneath the phrases of that affiliation the franchise division of Metcash was provided to Shoprite Checkers which embody all franchise preparations
Shoprite Holdings Restricted embody the following entities: the Shoprite Checkers Grocery retailer Group, which incorporates of 613 Shoprite supermarkets,37 Checkers Hypers, 209 Checkers Supermarkets ,488 Furnishings retailers which embody OK Furnishings, OK Vitality Particular, Dwelling & Dwelling, 367 Usave retailers,197 Hungry Lion fast meals retailers, 162 MediRite pharmacies and 390 Liquor Retailers.
The company has a ticketing enterprise Compu ticket which operates from counters inside Group retailers and quite a few free-standing retailers. By its OK Franchise Division, the Group procures and dispenses stock to OK MiniMark consolation retailers, OK Grocer retailers, OK Meals supermarkets,OK Price retailers, Megasave wholesale retailers,Sentra retailers and looking for companions, and as well as Nice supermarkets, Nice Liquor retailers, OK Particular and OK Liquor retailers. The company has over 2689 firm retailers beneath different mannequin names.