Rikus Grobler | Jun 20, 2017 | 0
NAM FLAVA footwear hits Pick n Pay shelves
In light of its purpose ‘Creating a Future, Enhancing Life’, the Ohlthaver & List Group announced that Pick n Pay (PnP) Namibia will shelf ‘NAM FLAVA’, a product of a local and internationally known music Artist EES at selected PnP stores countrywide, as from 1 March.
NAM FLAVA footwear will retail at N$499.99 in the Wernhil Park, Auas Valley, Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Oshana Mall and Oshakati Pick n Pay stores. It will be available in sizes 4 to 11.
Founder of NAM FLAVA, EES will be at PnP Wernhil Park on 19 March from 12:00, an opportunity for fans to have their pair of NAM FLAVA shoes signed by the man himself
PnP Namibia Managing Director (MD), Norbert Wurm said, “We are focused on creating local value in Namibia, thereby supporting the local economy. NAM FLAVA is an authentic and truly Namibian brand and thus speaks to this objective of supporting local “Proudly Namibian” products. Pick n Pay Namibia has always been supportive of small businesses and suppliers by integrating them into our supply chain – whether it be through products or services”.
“This determination to play a strong and positive role in small businesses and the communities we serve contributes to the prosperity of Namibia as a whole and therefore we remain dedicated to support, scale and sustain them. We have many local products present on our shelves, from fresh produce, meat, milk, canned fish, soft drinks, beer, pasta, eggs, cleaning materials, toiletries, chocolates and many more,” he said.
“Our products are labelled as made in Namibia and also form part of our ‘Proudly Namibian’ initiatives in collaboration with Team Namibia. We are continuously working on increasing our sourcing from local producers in line with our purpose ‘Creating a Future, Enhancing Life’ for every Namibian, he added.
PnP Namibia Brand Manager, Victoria Forbes expressed excitement about the message the NAM FLAVA brand spreads. Forbes said, “The NAM FLAVA brand is one that we believe carries the spirit of our National pride. Namibia is a unique country with unique people and what better way to show your support than through this platform. NAM FLAVA is as unique as Namibia and her people.”
“In support of the preservation and sustainability of our natural resources, we are also proud to announce NAM FLAVA will donate N$10 from each sale of every pair of shoes to the Rhino Trust. This shows the commitment that this brand has towards Namibia’s natural resources,” she added.