Founded in 1984, Retailability is a South African based group of retail brands including Edgars, Legit, Beaver Canoe and Style.
With over 600 stores across Southern Africa including South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland – Retailability prides itself in bringing authentic and affordable fashion to our customers.

Our Brands

Ladies & Mens Apparel & Beauty
130 stores, 5 countries

Aspirational, affordable, authentic
Ladies fashion
217 stores, 6 countries

Men’s quality everyday fashion
150 stores, 4 countries

Men’s and Ladies contemporary and formal fashion
70 stores, 3 countries

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Our History

1984

Began importing apparel for wholesale in South Africa.

1986

First two stores opened in Gauteng, South Africa (Witbank and Middelburg).

1992

Style launched in Namibia (first store in Okahandja).

2002

Launched Style in Botswana, 17 stores.

2006

Acquired Beaver Canoe chain of 18 stores.

2008

Moved to our Mount Edgecombe Head Office.

2011

Opened our 100th store.

2012

Introduced house brands into Beaver Canoe stores.

2015

Metier joined Retailability.

2016

Opened 200th store.

2016

Opened in Zambia.

2017

Acquired LEGiT (217 stores in 6 countries).

2020

Acquired 130 Edgars stores

Our Values

Humble

  • It’s not about me

  • Respect the individual

  • Simplicity is best

  • Together we are better

Hungry

  • Always striving to improve

  • Be proactive

  • Be innovative

Helpful

  • Teamwork wins

  • I have your back

  • I support my team

  • I always do my best

Honest

  • Have pride in what you do

  • Do the right thing even when no one is looking

  • Basically be good

  • Do good, and

  • Stay good

Contact Us

Physical Address

15 Nollsworth Crescent
Nollsworth Park
La Lucia, 4051
Durban
KZN
South Africa

Tel: +27 31 010 0800
Email: enquiries@retailability.co.za