About Us

We are the go-to Pan-African eCommerce platform where B2C and B2B meet. BrownSense.Africa enables secure and convenient pan-African trade through our warehousing, logistics and packaging network. Our B2B and B2C network is made up of a BrownSense membership of over 223 000 who are looking for your product and services. BrownSense.Africa is African trade at your fingertips.

The Backstory

On the evening of January 13 2016, as he was about to post a Facebook rant about high profile racism cases in South Africa, our founder Mzuzukile Soni decided instead to channel his energy to building an ecosystem which would allow Black businesses to thrive, while also building our communities. Borne of a strong desire to provide a safe space for the growth and capacitation of Black SMMEs, BrownSense has since gone on to help thousands of entrepreneurs build their businesses and create jobs, while also working with a number of corporate companies to procure from good, honest Black businesses around the country.

Our Vision

Circulating The Rand, One Purchase At A Time. One day, buying Black will be normalised, with no hashtag to signify the anomaly of such an action. The domino effect from that will ensure the development of sustainable Black businesses that contribute to the development of the South African, and African