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Our business
Massmart is an African Retail group with General Merchandise, Liquor,
Home Improvement and Food offerings
Group Sales
3.0%
2019: R93.7bn total Group sales
2018: R90.9bn total Group sales
Durable
Goods sales
0.3%
R40.2bn
(2018: R40.0bn)
Food & Liquor sales
5.1%
R53.5bn
(2018: R50.9bn)
Omnichannel
4
Ecommerce points of presence
Makro, Game, DionWired and Builders
6%
Online sales decline
373
Unique customer collection points
3%
Online traffic decline
Group Profile
1,675,052m2
of total trading space
443
Stores
13
Sub-Saharan countries
51,000
Total full-time
employee equivalents (FTEs)
Ownership
Walmart subsidiary*
53%
Investec Asset Management
9%
Franklin Resources Inc
6%
PIC (ZA)
5%
Other (holding <4%)
27%
Our formats cover almost all LSM groups
*Walmart subsidiary: Main Street 830 Proprietary Limited
Massmart has four Divisions each comprising widely recognised, differentiated retail and wholesale formats
General Merchandise and Food discounter
173Stores
2018: 171 stores
in South Africa, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
R19.8bn
Sales
2018: R19.7bn
(R674.6m)*
Trading (loss)/profit
2018: R32.6m
561,934m2
Trading space
2018: 560,828m2
11,964
Full-time employee equivalents
2018: 11,730
Warehouse club
22Stores
2018: 21 stores
in South Africa
R29.4bn
Sales
2018: R28.8bn
R934.9m*
Trading profit
2018: R1,100.8m
246,125m2
Trading space
2018: 231,021m2
9,776
Full-time employee equivalents
2018: 10,646
Home improvement Retailer and building materials supplier
118Stores
2018: 114 stores
in South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia
R14.2bn
Sales
2018: R13.8bn
R669.8m*
Trading profit
2018: R749.1m
478,279m2
Trading space
2018: 468,155m2
10,226
Full-time employee equivalents
2018: 10,421
Food Wholesaler, Retailer and buying association
130Stores
(2018: 130 stores)
in South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia
R30.3bn
Sales
2018: R28.7bn
(R501.8m)*
Trading (loss)/profit
2018: R188.6m
388,714m2
Trading space
2018: 388,714m2
16,965
Full-time employee equivalents
2018: 14,984
* Like-on-like basis