Owner Run Stores
The Essential Hardware Group was incorporated to assist independent hardware stores in playing an active part in their own survival strategy. Our voluntary trading organisation allows store owners to retain independence and identity, whilst benefitting from group buying power, marketing and advertising exposure, access to "Essential" branded product and value added services
With our ethos of serving communities, our Member stores frequently sponsor community based events
Our Members know what their communities
Let’s build the future our children PLAY in.
Bulk Buying Power
Our Members LIVE in the communities they serve.
Please contact us if you’d like to be part of this remarkable family by leveraging our unique business model.
We pride ourselves in supporting Social & Community projects, with a focus on fulfilling local needs. Projects such as Retail Relate, a learnership program, uplifts and develops our youth. Our Suppliers & Members jointly contribute to South Africa’s needs, and in doing so develop sustainable business skills to grow our businesses.
Let’s improve the world our children LEARN in.