Pepkor, the retail investors

It is a proven fact that a vibrant retail sector has tremendous impact on the economy. Retail stores play a critical role in the supply chain by providing a range of goods and services efficiently. Retail stores also supply useful information across the supply chain to consumers and manufacturers. Retailers supply information to consumers through advertising and other displays while market research information gathered assist manufacturers to gain insight into consumer requirements and trends. The retail sector also provides employment to millions of citizens. It is this sort of highlighted importance which led to the establishment of Pepkor.

Pepkor  was established in 1965 as an investment holding company with retail interests. Today, Pepkor has interests in more than 3400 stores and employs close to 32000 people. Pepkor as a retailer focussed on growth manages a portfolio of retail chains with special focus on the value market.

The impact and the contribution of this business house on the retail sector has been anchored around a list of priorities such as making strategic acquisitions and investments in profitable market segments, leveraging the groups expertise and knowledge base to achieve best practice, enhancing the supply chain by optimising sourcing synergies, increasing profitability by exploiting the benefits of size and growing the network of stores to leverage scale and core competencies.

Retail investment from Pepkor can indeed be counted on. Pepkor can be contacted on 0219294800.

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