Christmas in August for the Johannesburg Culinary School at Decorex 2017

The Hirsch’s stand at Decorex 2017 was a hub of excitement, as South Africa’s number one appliance brand Defy SA, donated 10 Conventional air fryer microwaves, valued at R22 999.99 to the Johannesburg Culinary School.

“At Defy SA we believe in better,” says Rox-ann Govender, Brand Communications Manager, of Defy SA, “and know that the Johannesburg Culinary School will make full use of these microwaves in their skills development courses.”

Defy is Southern Africa’s largest manufacturer and distributor of major domestic appliances, with their history tracing back over 112 years and the manufacture of the first electric stove in 1932.

Since the company was established in 1905, Defy has taken a leading role in the manufacture of major domestic appliances, pioneering the manufacturing of gas stoves, washing machines, tumble dryers, and continuous clean ovens in South Africa.

Defy offers a full range of kitchen appliances, such as cooker hoods, dishwashers, washing machines, microwave ovens and gas stoves. 

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