Consumer champion Raymond Ackerman purchased the first four Pick n Pay stores in Cape Town, South Africa in 1967. Since then the Group’s vision has grown and expanded to encompass stores in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Swaziland and Lesotho. In addition, Pick n Pay owns a 49% share of Zimbabwean supermarket chain, TM Supermarkets.

Pick n Pay is a retail business in the fast-moving consumer goods industry on the African continent that believes doing good is good business. Pick n Pay operates through multiple store formats under three brands – Pick n Pay, Boxer and TM.

We procure quality products at the best available prices. By operating a lean and efficient business, supported by a strong and talented team, we are able to provide our customers with a tailored range of high-quality food, grocery and general merchandise products at competitive prices.

Through ongoing investment in the customer offer, we are able to drive sales and grow value for all our stakeholders.


  • We serve
  • With our hearts we create
    a great place to be
  • With our minds we create an
    excellent place to shop