The business rescue practitioners of embattled South African retailer Edcon today announced plans to sell parts of its Edgars division to fashion retailer Retailability, which is backed by private equity firm Metier.

Retailability is a fashion retailer and the holding company of store brands including Legit, Beaver Canoe and Style, operating in over 460 outlets across South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho and eSwatini. The transaction will be subject to various conditions precedent ...