Samsung Continues Expansion of Brand Store Chain

Sep 29. 2015

Samsung store set to open at Kolonnade Shopping Centre with impressive line-up


JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – 29 September, 2015 – Samsung Electronics South Africa has recently announced that a new Samsung Store is set to be opened at Kolonnade Shopping Centre in Pretoria. This store is designed to help South Africans engage with Samsung’s line-up of mobile and consumer electronic products in a dedicated environment. This will include an impressive array of mobile, home appliances and various TV / AV products.


The Kolonnade Shopping Centre is one of the most successful retail outlets in Tshwane. This centre, has a waiting list of expectant new tenants and has been operating and growing for over 20 years. Samsung recognised this trend which contributed to reasons why the consumer electronics giant chose the location.


“With the opening of this store, Samsung is very excited about bringing a dynamic retail experience to more locations in South Africa,” says Michelle Potgieter, Director of Corporate Marketing and Communications at Samsung SA. “Our vision is to create an immersive space where consumers can interact with products in new ways along with enjoying unprecedented service offerings. We have partnered with Sounds Great, a leading retailer in TV / AV products, to provide unique and remarkable products and solutions.”


The new Samsung Store will ensure that all consumers who enter the doors are welcomed to a premium product and service experience. It will showcase Samsung’s smart technology allowing consumers to share content across multiple platforms and experience the seamless interconnectivity delivered by the Samsung ecosystem. The store will be equipped with a level 2 repair service, which includes screen repairs, software updates and training.


“Samsung’s dedication to customer service is central to our continued investment in our retail stores. These new additions further demonstrate our commitment to delivering our customers’ ever evolving needs and meeting their preferences for personalised service,” concludes Potgieter.


Other Samsung Stores in the Tshwane region include Menlyn Mall and Brooklyn Mall, both of which boast premium products and superb service to Samsung consumers.


  • Kolonnade Shopping Centre - Zambezi Road, Pretoria.
  • Menlyn Park Shopping Centre - Cnr. Atterbury Rd & Lois Ave, Menlo Park, Pretoria.
  • Brooklyn Mall - Cnr Veale and Fehrsen Streets, New Muckleneuk, Pretoria.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. inspires the world and shapes the future with transformative ideas and technologies, redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, cameras, digital appliances, printers, medical equipment, network systems, and semiconductor and LED solutions. We are also leading in the Internet of Things space through, among others, our Smart Home and Digital Health initiatives. We employ 319,000 people across 84 countries with annual sales of US $196 billion. To discover more, please visit our official website at www.samsung.com and our official blog at global.samsungtomorrow.com.


For further information, please contact:

Pearl Ndlazi

Epic MSL Group

011 784 4790

079 021 5006

pearl@epicmslgroup.com

Jake Griffioen

Samsung Electronics South Africa

011 549 1646

071 671 2052

jakes.g@samsung.com