The Shoprite Group of Companies was founded in 1979. The company headquarter is located in Western Cape. The main brand of the company is Shoprite chain as well as its core business. During the first four years the company operated only in Western Cape. In 1990, the company expanded itself and opened a store in Namibia and continued opened one in Central Africa in the year of 1995. During the years of rapidly growing, increasing market shares nationally and outside South Africa, the company won the consumers’ trust and love.