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takealot.com was officially launched in June 2011 with a simple vision in mind: To be the largest, simplest, most customer centric online shopping destination in Africa.
The business has evolved rapidly since inception, opening and expanding warehouses in Cape Town and Johannesburg, expanding category selection to 19 categories, including Electronics, Sport, Home & Kitchen, Fashion and more, while also taking control over its own logistics with the purchase of Mr. Delivery.
takealot.com is South Africa’s largest, most innovative ecommerce retailers, with over 800 employees. At the core of everything we do is our customer. We are passionate about providing great customer experiences, beginning with the moment you land on our site, until the product you order is delivered safely into your hands.
Naspers currently has a 47% stake in takealot.