Our Brands

Join our successful family of over 450+ independent retail stores​

We believe that all retailers should have access to a level playing field when it comes to their buying power. We also believe they should have the option to receive customised operational and marketing support, while receiving relevant area protection with the backing of a national brand. Whether converting to one of our retail brands, starting a new store, or if you’re already a corporate group, you can leverage the Essential Groups’ substantial buying power, deriving immense value from its uniquely developed and customised value-added operational, marketing, and growth solutions. Any retailer, big or small, can thrive and grow their businesses to the next level.

Retail Group of the Year Gold Winners since 2016

We have won voluntary buying group of the year, 4 years in a row. Essential Group is an award-winning Buying Group with over 450+ Essential Members and 345+ suppliers nationally. By joining the Essential National Buying Group you can leverage our substantial buying power, our uniquely developed customised value-added operational, marketing and growth solutions. Any retailer, big or small, can thrive and grow their businesses to the next level.

450+ Member Outlets

As the best group of it's kind, our pack just keeps growing and growing.

Buying Power

we leverage our buying power as a pack to help our members.

345+ Suppliers

An ever-extending supplier database and a growing product range.

Training Facilities

World-class training facilities at our members disposal.

National Footprint

We span the country, you can find us in every province.

Growth Solutions

Providing useful insights and tailored solutions to speed up growth.

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Are you ready to join, or would like to learn more? Contact us and one of our friendly consultants will get back to you.