Massmart is a South African-based globally competitive regional management group, invested in a portfolio of differentiated, complementary, focused wholesale and retail formats. These are each reliant on high volumes and operational excellence as the foundation of price leadership, in the distribution of mainly branded consumer goods for cash. Massmart is the second-largest distributor of consumer goods in Africa, the leading retailer of general merchandise, liquor and home improvement equipment and supplies, and the leading wholesaler of basic foods.
Our wholesale and retail chains are all focused on high-volume and low-cost distribution. We operate 423 stores in 13 countries in sub-Saharan Africa through the Group’s two business units – Massmart Wholesale and Massmart Retail. We are listed on the main board of the JSE Securities Exchange in the Consumer Services-Retail sector.