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Edcon Executive Changes

Johannesburg, 18 July 2016: As Edcon advances discussions and negotiations toward the resolution of its overall debt position and the long-term sustainability of the company, it has today announced changes to its executive and senior management.

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Edcon receives support from its bondholders and bank lenders to obtain R1.5 billion in bridge financing

Johannesburg, South Africa, July 8, 2016: As part of an ongoing effort to improve its financial performance, implement its strategic plan and maximise the liquidity position, Edcon and its major creditor constituencies have continued the process to achieve a comprehensive restructuring of the entire capital structure. This is expected to include a significant reduction of Edcon’s current outstanding indebtedness.

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Latest Results

Q3 - December 2015

Period Announcement Presentation
Q3 - December 2015 PDF [664KB] PDF [1MB]

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Our History

1929 - The first Edgars store opens its doors in Joubert Street, Johannesburg on 6 September

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Working at Edcon

People, who are action-oriented, smart, exude dynamism and savvy, thrive in a diverse environment and exploit opportunities to grow and develop...

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Interactive Five Year History

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Our Stores

Our retail businesses are structured under three divisions: Edgars division, including Edgars, Boardmans, Edgars Active, Edgars Shoe Gallery, Red Square and the Group’s mono-branded stores such as Topshop Topman, Tom Tailor, Dune, Lucky, T.M. Lewin, Lipsy, Salsa, River Island, Vince Camuto, Calvin Klein, Inglot, La Senza and Accessorize whose products, are also available through Edgars stores, serves principally middle and upper income markets; Discount division including Jet, JetMart and Legit, serves principally middle to lower income markets; and CNA, the Group’s stationery, books, games, movies, music, hi-tech electronics and mobile retailer. The Edcon Credit and financial services division provides credit and insurance products to the Group’s customers. With the launch of its “Thank U” loyalty programme, Edcon now has the largest retail customer database in South Africa with more than 12 million customers, which enables it to provide customers with relevant offers across its suite of retail and financial services products; this programme includes all mono-branded stores in South Africa.

  • Edgars
  • Jet
  • CNA
  • Red Square
  • Edgars Active
  • Boardmans