OK Zimbabwe Limited was first incorporated as Springmaster Corporation in 1953. In 1984, the name was changed to Deltrade Limited and this was in turn, subsequently changed to the current name in July 2001. The inaugural branch opened at OK First Street (Harare) in 1942 and the second branch in Bulawayo in 1952. A further five outlets were opened across the country by the end of 1960.
In 1977, Delta Corporation acquired the business operations in OK Zimbabwe Limited, which they held until the de-merger in October 2001. OK Zimbabwe Limited has established itself as a customer-oriented organization providing comprehensive access to a broad range of retail products and allied services developed in response to its customers’ requirements for convenience and value.
OK Zimbabwe Limited trades under five highly recognized brands, namely:
- OK Stores (currently 35 branches);
- Bon Marche’ Stores (currently 6 branches);
- OK Express Stores (currently 8 branches); and
- OK Mart (currently 2 branches)