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27 July 2020

The Best Cleaning Product Suppliers in South Africa

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Cleaning and chemical products can be very expensive, especially if your business requires these for the office, as well as for the product or service that you’re offering to consumers. How can you save a bit on cleaning products in the long run? Consider buying in bulk from a supplier, of course. This is easier said than done, especially as we’re bombarded with cleaning products in supermarkets across the country on a regular basis. In this article, we’ll explore some of the best chemical and cleaning product suppliers in South Africa, which you can use as a guide when it comes to buying stock next month. You’re welcome!

The Expansion of the Industrial Cleaning Market

Before we get going on the list of suppliers, it helps to spend some time referencing the monumental expansion of the industrial cleaning market on a global scale. It is estimated that by 2024, it will be worth a staggering $58.2 billion, subsequently slowing no signs of slowing down. This makes it a very competitive industry to be doing business in, and every cent helps to ensure you keep the business afloat and manage the bottom line. But what if you could save a large portion of cash by buying in bulk? This is something to consider, regardless of the size or nature of your business. 

Green Works

Green Works provides bio cleaning solutions for companies of all shapes and sizes. In the 2020’s, it’s all the more important to consider the sustainability of the products you are using at the office or in how you provide your services, and if you’re looking for products that keep this in mind across their catalogue, you may have found a winner for you. With a trusted network of 13 distribution partners across the country, you’re likely to get your products sooner rather than later, and you’ll be able to boast about the increase in sustainability rating for your business too. Win-win!


Chemex may have a fairly corporate name, but this shouldn’t be a deterrent and if anything, showcases them as a professional brand in the chemical cleaning and hygiene-related product industry. A jack of all trades, these guys also provide solutions for food safety, floor care, housekeeping and room care, laundry, industrial cleaning and more. Founded back in 1989 by Peter Guest, this brand keeps growing from strength to strength, supplying products to business from across South Africa every week. Their team even offers cleaning training – a must if your business has this at the core of its service offering. 


G.Fox offers a wide range of chemical and cleaning products, in particular from a long list of industry recognised brands. If you’re looking for light or heavy duty cleaning supplies, for a wide range of applications and uses, their products offer a wide range of good options in this regard. From laundry products, cleaners, degreasers, floor care products and more, their catalogue is always growing with a leaning towards consumer supply. While you’re at it, check in with them about some of the specials they have on offer for bulk purchases. Check out the cleaning detergents section of their website if you’d like to learn more about any of the products mentioned here. 


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