About Lewis Group
LEWIS GROUP IS A LEADING RETAILER OF HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE AND ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES THROUGH ITS TRADING BRANDS LEWIS, BEARES, BEST HOME AND ELECTRIC, UNITED FURNITURE OUTLETS (UFO) AND INSPIRE.
Founded in Cape Town in 1934, the Lewis Group has been listed on the JSE Limited since 2004. The group employs 8 000 permanent staff and is a meaningful contributor to job creation and support of the local furniture manufacturing sector. The group has 773 stores across all metropolitan areas and in rural South Africa, as well as a strong presence in neighbouring African countries.
In May 2018 the group entered the home shopping market with the launch of INspire, an omni-channel retailer marketed through outbound call centres, agents and online shopping.