The Buying Exchange Company (Pty) Ltd was established in 1999 by a group of independent traders and management as a buying support group for both independent retailers and wholesalers.
Headed by Managing Director Leon Volschenk, BEC is an important player in the buying group sector in South Africa, and runs a centralised account system for its member base of approximately 190 independent retail and wholesale operators (including liquor) across South Africa, Botswana, Swaziland and Lesotho.
BEC is structured as two separate trading divisions, namely the TradeZone Division catering for the wholesale market, and the FoodZone Division catering for retail trading. The company trades under the brand names FoodZone (Retail), TradeZone (Wholesale), LiquorZone (Liquor Retail) and Sun Quench (Beverage manufacturing and distribution).
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