Retailers

 

Overview

Swaziland being a developing country provides the best opportunity for world class retail business in catering for the higher income groups in the retailing sector. Nonetheless Swaziland has a few well known brands in the retail franchise like Woolworths which comes after Marks and Spencer hypermarkets in the United Kingdom. So far Swaziland's supermarkets offer call in store services rather than online services. It is worth mentioning that Swaziland has just introduces the online services and it is believed that in the next few years it will be the widely used platform by the working group.

There are nine (9) supermarkets with branches and about three (3) wholesalers sparsely located in different areas of the country. The categories for all classes of clients ranging high to lower income clients and they are:

Woolworths is one of the popular retailers which offer a unique blend of merchandise which requires a wide range of professionals to bring to market. Woolworths sells clothing, organic food, homeware as well as increasing number of digital products. There are four (4) shops located in different parts of the country and focus mostly on the high end market. For more information please visit www.woolworths.co.za or contact individual shops on:    

  • Manzini +268 2505 4462/4
  • Mbabane +268 2404 8586/9
  • The Gables, Ezulwini +268 2416 2087/3022
  • Nhlangano +268 2207 8799                                                                                                                              

Pick n Pay Stares Ltd. engages in the trading of retail food, groceries, clothing, health and beauty products and general merchandise throughout South Africa. Its services include financial transactions at till points, ticketing services and the sale of iTunes vouchers. It operates its business through South Africa and Rest of Africa segments. The South Africa segment operates in various formats under the Pick n Pay and Boxer brands in South Africa.

Pick n Pay Swaziland has 4 stores located in different parts of the country and does not have clothing product line as yet, but offer similar product line as other sister shops. They are located mainly in densely populated area like Manzini, Matsapha, Ezulwini and Mbabane. For more information please visit; www.picknpay.co.za or contact them on

  • The Mall Mbabane: +268 2404 0571 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • The Gables, Ezulwini: +268 2416 3425/6/7 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • The Hub Manzini: +268 2505 3846/75
  • Matsapha: +268 2518 7368/50

This is a one-stop super store which offers a full range of groceries and general merchandise including fresh produce, bakery, butchery, deli and meal solutions and wine to the middle class market. for more information please visit www.spar.co.za or Super Spars as follows;

  • Mbabane +2404 1382 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Ezulwini Corner Plaza +268 2416 3259 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Matata Spar Moneni - Manzini +268 2505 9150/1/2 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Spar is another category of business targeting the middle-class. its is a competitively priced store catered to serve both high to middle end market. It has a comprehensive range of groceries offering fresh produce, bakery, butchery and deli. For more information visit www.spar.co.za or contact autonomous on:

  • Big Bend +268 2363 6582 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Nkonyeni +268 2364 6100 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Nhlangano +268 2207 7413 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

SaveMor Swaziland is a sub branch of Spar and offers a basic range of just over 100 price fighting products that are strategically positioned against low value products that often take up shelf space and do not deliver on quality. SaveMor delivers on price as well as the levels of quality required by government standards. This type of retail shop is focused on the rural and township market giving existing small store owners the opportunity of converting their store into a SaveMor store. They provide a basic product range of food and other items at really competitive prices. There are about nine (9) including Buy N Save stores and are sparsely located in different parts of the country. Buy N Save stores are located in densely populated areas targeting lower income earners. For more information please visit www.spar.co.za or contact:

The Shoprite Group has a broad customer base which closely mirrors the demographic profile of the country. the various store formats within the group cater for all income groups with the Checkers, Checkers Hyper and House & Home stores focussing on the higher income groups and Shoprite and OK furniture focussing on the broad middle to lower market.

Shoprite provide other services: funeral policy, bus ticketing, flight tickets, money transfer, airtime and Edu-cards to name but a few. Adjacent to each and every Shoprite store there is a LiquorShop that provides fine whiskies to ice-cold beers, and mant more. They cater for every customer's need for any occasion. Other Shoprite have Medi+rite pharmacy along them which cater for any ailment. In an effort to bring you the best in one-stop convenience, Shoprite's Money Market counters allow customers to take care of all money matters customers may need at their local stores. This means customers can buy tickets, transfer money safely, pay accounts and even pay insurance premiums - all while they shop. For more information please visit www.shopriteholdings.co.za or contact individual branches on:

  • Big Bend +268 2363 6646 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Gables +268 2416 3349
  • Manzini Bhunu Mall +268 2505 5091/4523/4520
  • Manzini Bus Rank +268 2505 8864 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Nhlangano +268 2207 9926 or emai This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Malkerns +268 2528 3021
  • Mbabane +268 2404 3256 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Siteki +268 2343 6539 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Boxer is a full service supermarket offering everything under one roof, including in store bakery, butchery, hot foods, fresh fruit & vegetable department, providing a one stop shopping experience. Known for its commitment to giving the very best customer service it can offer, Boxer is famous for being the price fighting champion of the people. the store's promise to customers is "Live the Value, Live the Life", which is made possible by the convenience of it's friendly, efficient and market-style atmosphere. For more information visit www.boxer.co.za or contact individual branches on:

  • Pigg's Peak +268 2437 3487/3543
  • Simunye +268 2383 8950/3115
  • Tshaneni +268 2323 2281
  • Manzini +268  2505 9268
  • Matsapha +268 2518 7368/50