About Us

METROLIFESTYLE OFFERS OVER 70,000 PRODUCTS UNDER ONE ROOF.WE STOCK THE LATEST IN ELECTRONICS,APPLIANCES,FABRICS, AND MUCH MORE.                                                                                                                                                        

Metrolifestyle is a LEVEL 1 Broad -Based Black Economic Empowerment Company 100% owned by Historically Disadvantaged South Africans

(HDSA's)that was originally established as a  retail chain of lifestyle products and later expanded into a leading dealer of Mobile Services.

The Company originated in 1937 in Pretoria known as Eastern  Silk Bazaar subsequently as a visionary approach as the Leading retailer of

Fabrics with the CEO, Mr Anver Carrim, entering the business in the prime of his youth 14 years later.


The Metrolifestyle Group specialises in the provision of Top Branded latest trend Lifestyle Products including Homeware, Decor, Appliances, Fashion, and Cellular. In line with its Vision to be the leading Lifestyle retail Chain in Africa, the Company changed its name with the social landscape from Metro Home Centre to Metrolifestyle offering a unique world class customer dazzle one stop shopping experience.                                                                                                                                               


With over seven decades of experience and the recipient of many national retail awards, Metrolifestyle have positioned itself as a global market leader in strategic procurement by offering the widest range of leading brand lifestyle products complemented by leading edge technology and high calibre specialised staff in a State of the Art designed Retail Lifestyle Store from under one roof.                                                                                                                             

For the last three years in a row Metrolifestyle has been voted by Pretoria New Readers Choice as the No 1 Store in Pretoria:                  



INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY                                                                                                                                    

As an Award-winning Dealer of its Channel Partner Vodacom it has now transformed into a leader of innovative service provision in the Information’s and Technology Sector with a highly experienced IT Division Team and branches in Montana, Centurion, and Midrand.

Metrolifestyle www.metrolifestyle.co.za is now South Africa's New Online Store with the eCommerce site being developed by its own IT Team. We are strong advocates of m-Government and are currently busy in rolling out this Project to optimise the use of Mobile Devices and Applications and contribute as an accelerator (OPERATION PHAKISA) on the National Development Plan.           


Over the past three years, Our Managing Director, Mr Zunaid Carrim ,who is a qualified Pharmacist by profession has researched ,developed, and sourced innovative solutions and technology on his International Travels ,and as a member of various South African Business Delegations.

As  a member of the South African Business Delegation he recently accompanied Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on a Trip to Iran. Mr Zunaid Carrim maintains a proactive interaction with Iranian Corporates and the Iranian Government 



As a Leader in Research Based Strategic Procurement of latest technology high quality products and service of Innovation our clients include Government Departments, State Owned Companies, Municipalities, Mining Houses, and Corporates. As a result of the latter our subsidiary Smartchip (Pty ) Ltd was established as A Green Energy Solutions Provider listed on the United Nations Global Marketplace and registered as a participant on AGOA.


COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIPS ESTABLISHED                                                                                                                                           

Our foremost Premium Partners include  the Vodacom Group, ZTE , Samsung, LG, Defy, Engen, Total Gas,  Sasol, and Sharp Corporation.

We have also entered into a Collaborative Partnership with the National Youth Development Agency on the unemployed matriculants Job Creation Project.                                                                                                                                             


OUR PLEDGE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

As a Level 1 BB-BEE Company we pledge to uphold the constitutional rights to equality and increase effective participation by Historically disadvantaged South Africans (HDSA's) in continuing to implement Entrepreneur Empowerment Projects ,Skills development Plan, and offer in house training.