Long Business Description

Dairibord Holdings Limited is a manufacturer and marketer of quality food and beverage products. The company is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE).  The company also has 100% interest in four (4) property companies namely:Goldblum Investments (Private) Limited, Chatmoss Properties (Private) Limited, Quallinnex Properties (Private) Limited, and Slimline Investments (Private) Limited.

Our Product Range

Our  brands command first or second position in the categories they compete in.

Milks: – long and short shelf life liquid milks, another productFoods: – yoghurts, ice creams, condiments and spreadsBeverages:  – non–alcoholic and non-carbonated beverages  as cordials, ready-to- drink dairy and non-dairy, tea and water

Our Markets

Dairibord Holdings is one of the largest manufacturing and marketing companies in Zimbabwe. The products are distributed through a wide network of channels such as retailers, wholesalers, franchisees, street vendors and company owned sales shops throughout Zimbabwe.

Our export markets include Zambia, Botswana, Mozambique and South Africa.

In Zimbabwe the Group has factories in Harare, Chitungwiza and Chipinge.

We continue to seek opportunities in the milks, foods and beverages space.


To be the leading foods and beverages company in Africa, commanding a position of sustainable market leadership driven by strong brands and superior human capital.


To provide our customers with the best quality foods and beverages for the sustenance of good health.


Integrity: Our integrity will be displayed in all our interaction with stakeholders while embracing environmentally friendly practices.

Responsibility: As a corporate citizen, we are committed to discharging our duties responsibly in all our dealings with stakeholders.

Accountability: We take responsibility for our own actions.

Fairness: We will be fair in all our dealings.

Teamwork: We shall nurture a spirit of teamwork to optimise synergies and benefit from mutual co-existence.

company background

Our history  starts when we were still the Dairy Marketing Board (DMB) which was state owned parastatal. A brief summary is as given below.

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2016Dairibord holdings re-organisesMartindale (Private) Limited and NFB Logistics (Private) Limited, which were 100% subsidiaries of Dairibord Holdings Limited until 31 December 2015, were decorporatised and their operations were transferred to Dairibord Zimbabwe (Private) Limited under the reorganisation.2006The birth of Dairibord HoldingsThe company transformed into a holding company with four subsidiaries - Dairibord Zimbabwe (Private) Limited, Lyons, Dairibord Malawi (Private) Limited and NFB Logistics (Private) Limited.. The name of the holding company changed to Dairibord Holdings Limited (DHL) from Dairibord Zimbabwe Limited (DZL).2001DZL acquires LyonsIn June 2001, DZL acquired 100% ownership of Lyons Zimbabwe business and forms a transport and Logistics company - NFB Logistics in 2003.1997Dairibord Listed on ZSEDairibord became the first state- owned company in Zimbabwe to privatize, and listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange the same year.1994DZL is BornThe name of the company changed to Dairibord Zimbabwe Limited (DZL) from Dairy Marketing Board and the company was incorporated.1990Bulawayo Dairy CommissionedBulawayo Dairy Commissioned.1983Chipinge Dairy CommissioningChipinge Dairy Constructed1962New Dairy Commissioned in KadomaNew Dairy Commissioned in Kadoma.1960New Dairy Commissioned in HarareNew Dairy Commissioned in Harare.1952Dairy Marketing Board establishedDairy Marketing Board established under the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1951.

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+263 4 790801-6 |+263-4-779035-42 | +263-4-779049-59
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