About Us

Our dedicated team of overcoats sales specialists are available to assist you with your specific needs.

Established in 1993, The Overcoat Importer is South Africa’s leading importer of worn overcoats, we pride ourselves in having the largest selection of second hand coats for the entire family. Overcoats creates opportunities for entrepreneurs with the BUY-A-BALE. MAKE YOUR OWN CASH concept. Bales of coats are available wholesale from the Overcoats Benoni store for collection or countrywide delivery. Our friendly sales staff are ready to assist you with your requirements.

We also sell coats individually and you could find your perfect coat at one of our retail stores called Coat Corner known as the world’s biggest coat shop. Conveniently located for commuters in Kempton Park and Springs CBD. Find a coat from more than 75 000 on display. Priced from just R50.

All our coats go through quality checks, ensuring that we bring you the best second hand quality coat at the right price.

Our focus is primarily on the importation and distribution of worn overcoats and jackets including army surplus coats for the security industry as well as recycled soft toys for wholesale and retail in South Africa.

Thanks to our highly-reputable European suppliers, our stock is in keeping with the best quality and latest fashions that can be bought on the market. Our styles range from adult and children’s padded anoraks, three quarter and long overcoats, half car coats, all weather coats, imitation fur and suede coats and more. Look out for our special labels where you could even find a cashmere or pure wool coat.

Great care is taken when packaging the bales for the wholesale market so that our customers always get the best value for money. Our highly experienced and motivated sales team is ready to assist and offer the best advice possible, and pre-negotiated courier rates allow us to deliver countrywide at affordable prices.

The safe and secure shop in Princes Avenue, Benoni, called Overcoats, is home to over 15 000 coats and jackets which are on display in a variety of styles, sizes, and designs for men, women and children. Our full range of coats in bales are sold from here for the wholesale market. Overcoats BUY-A-BALE. MAKE YOU OWN CASH! concept feeds the entrepreneurial spirit of all who live in South Africa, creating the opportunity for people from all communities to empower themselves.

In order to offer more customers an opportunity to own a quality coat at an affordable price we opened a retail coat store called Coat Corner in Kempton Park. A 1000m2 facility which is in fact the world’s biggest coat shop. 30 000 coats are on show here, so you are sure to find a coat for the whole family priced from just R50. Conveniently located in one of the busiest business hubs in Gauteng, within comfortable walking distance from the train and taxi transport route. We also have parking available. We have another Coat Corner store located in Springs CBD. Both stores now have a ‘Vintage Coat’ section where you will find specially selected investment coats. Make use of our lay-by opportunity and it’s yours. Leather, faux fur or just stunning embroidery detail these coats are really something special and will be the pride of your wardrobe as no one else will have one the same. Come and have a look.

We have introduced our Bhansela loyalty card to celebrate our 20 year anniversary in 2017 to reward our loyal customers for their ongoing support. So join in-store as soon as possible and you will earn points every time you spend and swipe your card. Points are equal to cash and can be used the next time you shop at one of our stores.

Warm winter coats, as well as all weather coats and body warmers, are available all year round.

The Overcoat Importer is involved in local community upliftment initiatives and regularly participates in community upliftment events with formally registered charities and NGO’s.