Along with our substantial retail business, we offer a range of insurance products including home, legal, funeral, hospital cash back, cellphone and account protection.
Who We Are
Edcon is a leading clothing, footwear and textiles retailing group in Southern Africa trading through a range of retail formats. The company has grown from opening its first store in 1929, to 12 retail brands trading in 1173 stores throughout Southern Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique, Swaziland, Lesotho and Zambia. Our leading brands include Edgars, Jet, CNA, Boardmans, Red Square, Legit and Edgars Active.
What We Do
Along with our retail offering, we also offer insurance to roughly four million account cardholders. Our cellphone insurance covers phone repairs or replacement due to loss or damage. Our home protect insurance covers damage to your home’s structure and contents in case of a natural disaster. Other offerings include funeral, legal, hospital cash back and commuter travel insurance. We also offer account protection plans to cover the outstanding balance on your account should you be retrenched, disabled or pass on.
Why Choose Us
Here’s how we set ourselves apart from our insurance competitors:
- We offer easy, simple insurance. You can enrol any of our products at one of our stores. You can charge your monthly insurance premium to your account. You can initiate your claims in our stores. Your valid claims could be settled in 48 hours. It’s that easy.
- We’re a retail group you can trust. The Edcon group is well known and respected both locally and internationally, so you know you’re getting a high value insurance product from a reputable company.
- We can cover your world. With our insurance offerings, you can cover your insurance needs in one place from one provider and charge it to your account.