Tamarin Bay Traders SA (Pty) Ltd


Our team of specialists have well over 50 years experience in the hospitality sector with in excess of 800 suppliers and a data base of more than 30,000 line items. Our management team brings a client centered approach to your supply management and procurement solutions.

Our key focus has been the lodge, hotel and island resort market in remote areas. We understand the challenges in remote areas and over the years have perfected a packing and logistics solution for remote conditions. We conduct professional, ethical and firm negotiations with suppliers that address clients expectations in a fair transparent manner. We design ordering processes and procedures with effective communication channels to help the client realise the savings. We provide services related ONLY to the enhancement of the client’s procurement and supply chain management effeciency.


Our philosophy is to provide the highest standard possible in both the services we offer and the procurement of goods . We strive to offer our clients a competitive cost effective procurement and logistics solution. We pride ourselves on consistently achieving significant savings on behalf of our clients in an open and transparent manner on a full basket of goods.

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We offer a complete end to end procurement and logistics solution incorporating the following additional services:

• Complete Supply Chain Management Solution

• Consolidation of orders from multiple suppliers 
• Consulting services 
• Detailed reporting systems and tracking of goods
• Environmental and energy saving solutions
• Freight analysis and contractual negotiations
• Interior design services
• Handling of all export documentation in line with Customs and Reserve Bank requirements


• Project management
• Quality control inspections 
• Sourcing selective suppliers and unique products 
• Specialised packaging and crating
• Strategic Procurement
• Supplier payments and monitoring spending within budgetary limits
• Warehousing and Storage

Beds & Bedding Plumbing & Sanitary WareGuest SuppliesTablewareTools & HardwareBuilding & Construction Materials


TBT have established solid longstanding relationships with suppliers of branded quality products both locally and internationally to include the following categories:

• Air-conditioning
• Agricultural equipment
• Appliances
• Bar Equipment 
• Beds & Bedding 
• Boats & Motors 
• Buffetware
• Building & Construction Materials
• Canteen lockers & furniture
• Conference equipment
• Décor
• Educational Furniture
• Flooring and specialised decking
• Food and Beverage
• Furniture Fittings & Equipment
• Generators 
• Golf carts & Spares 
• Guest supplies 
• Heavy Plant & Machinery  
• Industrial Catering equipment
• Industrial Kitchen Equipment
• Interior Design
• Janitorial equipment
• Kitchen equipment
• Laundry Equipment
• Tableware
• Lighting and electrical
• Linen & towelling 
• Maintenance
• Medical Supplies 
• Plumbing & Sanitary ware 
• Racking and shelving
• Refrigeration 
• Safetyware 
• Solar and Green products 
• Specialised Vehicles and spares
• Sports Equipment  
• Student & Staff furniture and appliances 
• Stationery and Office Supplies
• Tents and Outdoor products
• Tools and Hardware
• Water treatment 
• Work wear and Uniforms