About Us


Select PPE is the leader in the procurement and distribution of quality and application specific products that protect people’s health and safety.



Select PPE is a multi-brand service provider founded in 1998. Select PPE provides customers, as above, with partnership-based management solutions for the procurement and record keeping of PPE. Select PPE currently employ over 400 employees that run the South African operations of 175 on-site stores. In 2006, Select PPE expanded its on-sit store operations into Zambia and in 2014 opened the first retail store in Rustenburg. Today, Select PPE is aggressively growing the retail sector of the business with stores situated in Mosselbay, Randfontein, Sishen, Wekom, Silverton (Pretoria) and Paarden Eiland (Cape Town).


Select PPE’s core competencies include:

  • Unique on-site store business model offering services of a hygienist and key account managers
  • Excellent customer database
  • Experienced management with deep knowledge about customer requirements and safety products
  • Unique in-house developed IT systems
  • Insightful reports helping customers take informed safety decisions
  • Ability to customise solutions in order to interact with customer infrastructure and systems
  • Cost-effective processes



Select PPE is also a proud member of SAPEMA (South African Protective Equipment Marketing Association). SAPEMA was founded in the early sixties with the objective representing manufacturers and importers of personal protective equipment and lobbying on their behalf with the authorities and other bodies such as the SA Bureau of Standards. SAPEMA have managed to establish strong relationships with SABS and Working Groups to interact with the standards writing committees of the SABS and exert their influence into these activities.




Our Mission: Protecting People Everyday

Our Vision: To be the primary Safety Partner, adding value to our customers’ decision making, offering unique services.

Our Values:









Mining – Mining is the process or business of extracting ore or minerals from the ground. PPE is used to prevent exposure to hazards associated with mining activities and conditions.


Oil and gas are the raw materials used to manufacture fertilizers, fabrics, synthetic rubber and plastics. The correct personal protective equipment (PPE) is critical to ensuring the safety of oil and gas workers.


This agricultural industry is the art of cultivating soil, producing crops, and farming. Many injuries in this industry can be prevented or the impacts reduced if the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) is used.


Construction is a high hazard industry that comprises a wide range of activities involving construction, alteration, and/or repair. The risk of injury within this industry ca be minimized if the correct PPE is used.