Hirsch’s is the largest independently owned appliance, electronics and home goods company in Southern Africa. The Hirsch Family started their appliance business in a tiny showroom in Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Durban, in 1979 with just R900 that they had saved. Today Hirsch’s has grown into a chain of mega appliance and home furnishing stores in KZN, Cape Town and Gauteng.
Hirsch’s sells major and small appliances, beds, furniture and air conditioning units and a variety of general products for the home. If they don’t have it they will try to obtain it for you. They carry from entry level to the top of the range appliances, in all different brands, Including: Samsung, LG, Defy, SMEG, Miele, Gaggenau, Siemens, Bosch, AEG, Kelvinator, Electrolux, Whirlpool, Hisense, Haier, Elba, Sony, Kenwood, Morphy Richards, Phillips, CADAC, Weber, Russell Hobbs, Speed Queen, Ellies, Dyson and Karcher. Bed suppliers include Rest Assured, Cloud Nine and Simmonds and furniture is supplied by Grafton Everest, Motani, Alpine Lounge, Actona and Ashley furnitures.
Hirsch’s offers a superb delivery service which is not only a drop off service -drivers will unbox the unit, put it in its place – and if water connections are available, they will connect washing machines and dishwashers as part of the service. If there is an old or damaged unit that you would like to be taken away, the delivery service will do so. All Hirsch branches have an in-store service and spares department for in and out of guarantee appliances, they also order spare parts required for your appliance if they do not have them in store.
Hirsch’s is not just about shopping, they add value to the shopping experience by holding functions and demonstrations in store that revolve around product. These include networking functions, cooking demonstrations, Galaxy Tablet and Smart TV information sessions and Barista days. They hold monthly Domestic Workers classes, accommodate schools for visits and cooking sessions and are out and about in the community holding coffee mornings with pensioners, at garden and womens clubs. There is always something fun happening at Hirsch’s.