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About Us


Company Mission

To continuously lead in the automotive interior industry and to provide innovative products to our clients. Excelling in service and becoming not only an asset but a major role player in the South African economy.

Company Background

From the humble beginnings of a four square meter room in Roodepoort with only two machines, Handel Street Upholsterers has grown to be one of the largest independent aftermarket leather interior companies in Southern Africa.
With thirty five years experience to his credit, the owner and founder of the business, Fazel Ismail, has implemented the latest computer technology in the motor trimming industry. With quality being the keyword in the business, the working team are totally committed to quality workmanship. As proof of this each job comes with a twelve month unconditional guarantee.
To support the upliftment of the South African economy, only locally produced and supplied materials are used. All work is completed in-house from the start of a project right down to the very last stitch.
The entire seating conversion of a vehicle’s interior is done by Handel Street Upholsterers.
Handel Street supplies solely to motor manufacturers and motor dealers and does not take on any individual jobs and is totally committed to providing the necessary backup assistance to all motor manufacturers and dealers.


Handel Street Upholsterers is comprised of the following departments:

  • Logistics
  • Research and development
  • Design
  • Cutting
  • Sewing
  • Installation

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BEE Status

BEE Status

In line with business trends Handel Street Upholsterers is BEE compliant and is rated as a level one contributor on a BEE level, scoring a total of 106% in a rating by various manufacturers.




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