Metrofile is the market leader in information and records storage management in Africa and is represented in the 6 major provinces of South Africa, Mozambique, Nigeria and through the CSX Customer Services brand has contracts in numerous other African countries. Metrofile operates from 44 facilities, at 21 locations, covering more than 88,000 square meters of warehousing and office space. In accordance with its owner/lessee model, 59,6% of its facilities are owned by the group.
Services include Active Records Management, Image Processing, Hosting, Data backup (both vault and online), Archive Storage and Management, File plan development, Confidential Records Destruction, Paper Recycling as well the sale and maintenance of a wide range of business equipment, including scanners, library security systems, mailing and packaging machines. With the acquisition, in March 2012, of the business Global Continuity SA the group also can now offer its customers business and IT continuity services which complement its existing Data Protection offerings.
Metrofile has been listed on the JSE since 1995 and its ordinary shares are quoted in the Support Services sector of the JSE. Its largest shareholder is its empowerment partner, Mineworkers Investment Company (Pty) Limited which owns 34.3% of Metrofile's equity.