The R650-million Soweto shopping centre, Maponya Mall is the first such shopping centre in Soweto and the first to be blacked-owned. With more than 200 stores and a cinema complex, it is also one of the largest shopping centres in South Africa and one of the growing Johannesburg attractions.
Maponya Mall houses both local businesses and top national retailers, which have several flagship stores in the mall. Among the mall’s national retailers are Pick n Pay, Woolworths, Mr Price, Foschini, Clicks, Ackermans and Truworths. The mall also offers numerous dining options, including News Café, Panarottis, McDonald’s, Burger King, Wimpy, Nandos, KFC, Steers, Debonairs and Delhi Delicious Gym Company and also has a Virgin Active gym.