Summary and Business model

This dynamic hardware group originated in 1985 and has become one of the leading hardware stores in Zimbabwe. The extensive selection roof Hardware, Building Materials, Electrical, paints, Plumbing, Tools, Safety, glass section and farming equipment makes it a total one stop center.

Situated in the heart of the CBD, its location makes it very accessible. The 2500 square meters of hardware gives customers the largest variety of quality hardware at competitive pricing.

Fabs is a Private Limited Company founded in 1985 wholly owned by Zimbabwean shareholders. There is a board of directors and a management team which operates the business making all key strategic, marketing and management decisions of the growth of the company. the company has gone through a restructuring exercise after the “dollarization” of the economy and is now poised for a rapid growth as the Zimbabwe economy grows to cater for all, Fabs has been segmented into 3 divisions

Fabs Hardware

This division caters for all departments in Plumbing, Paints, Electricals, tools, safety, ware glass centre and general Hardware. With a strong backup team, one is guaranteed quality goods, advice and service with a Smile

Fabs Building

A Veteran Business knowledge. The building center can supply all the basics from cement, doors, glass, roofing, A-Z in building materials

Fabs Corporate projects

This division focuses on various contractors, artisans, plumbers, painters and builders who require all their materials plus possible delivery services and project quotations.


To provide quality Hardware products and services at an affordable price to all our customers and at the same time creating value for all our stakeholders.

Core Values

We value individual contributions in teams towards organisational success

  • Integrity – We handle our business with utmost honesty and regarding the society at large
  • Pioneering – We seek to be champions in innovative hardware distribution solutions
  • Recognition – We value our employee contribution and effort.
  • Excellence – We relentless pursue high levels of service provision

Meet our team

Mavengere Alen

General Manager

Max Mutanga


Register Kanyemba

Projects Executive

Jesphat Chitema


Emmanuel Kwembeya

Floor supervisor