News

25 years of Anat - a brand built on chutzpah and pita

25 years of Anat – a brand built on chutzpah and pita

Over the past 25 years, Middle Eastern eatery Anat and its founder Anat Apter have risen from humble beginnings to having more than 20 stores spread across South Africa

  • Somerset
  • November 27, 2018 11:12 am
  • News
RocoMamas shines for Spur group

RocoMamas shines for Spur group

New stores on the cards for company’s star performer in places like India and Saudi Arabia as restaurant sales increase 31.5%

  • Somerset
  • October 26, 2018 10:24 am
  • News
Real Foods appoints ex-CEOs Kevin Hedderwick and Antony Ball

Real Foods appoints ex-CEOs Kevin Hedderwick and Antony Ball

Former Famous Brands group chief executive Kevin Hedderwick has joined the Real Foods board as group strategic director, while Antony Ball, the former co-founder, CEO and major shareholder of Brait, has also joined the Real Foods board as of 1 October 2018.

  • Somerset
  • October 26, 2018 10:20 am
  • News
SA Franchise Brands Welcomes Catherine van Vuuren

SA Franchise Brands Welcomes Catherine van Vuuren

CEO, Kevin Antonie welcomes Catherine van Vuuren to SA Franchise Brands and is excited to have her as part of the team.

  • Somerset
  • September 26, 2018 11:54 am
  • News
Mike’s Kitchen is opening new restaurants again – here’s how much a franchise costs

Mike’s Kitchen is opening new restaurants again – here’s how much a franchise costs

Mike’s Kitchen, one of oldest family restaurant chains in the country, is back in Kwa-Zulu Natal following its first store opening in Salt Rock, in June

  • Somerset
  • September 26, 2018 11:40 am
  • News
For the first time in years, income at South African fast food franchises has seen a big drop

For the first time in years, income at South African fast food franchises has seen a big drop

Fast food franchises in the country typically cost anywhere from R500,000 and R6 million to open, and have proven to be the bright spot for the franchise sector.

  • Somerset
  • September 26, 2018 11:32 am
  • News
Could this giant UK coffee chain land in South Africa?

Could this giant UK coffee chain land in South Africa?

Coca-Cola moved into the coffee space in a big way in late August with a $5.1 billion acquisition of UK chain, Costa Coffee.

  • Somerset
  • September 26, 2018 11:28 am
  • News
Top 20 fast food franchises that make the most money in South Africa

Top 20 fast food franchises that make the most money in South Africa

South Africa’s fast food industry is looking very healthy, being one of the market sectors that has experienced strong growth in revenue amid tough economic times in the country.

  • Somerset
  • August 27, 2018 10:31 am
  • News
Local franchises boost Spur sales

Local franchises boost Spur sales

Fast food chain the Spur Corporation says it recorded a 1.3% jump in franchised restaurants sales to R7.1bn, boosted by business from local outlets.

  • Somerset
  • August 27, 2018 10:22 am
  • News
Famous Brands close 96 stores, with Wimpy restaurants set for the chop

Famous Brands close 96 stores, with Wimpy restaurants set for the chop

South Africa’s favourite guilty pleasure is to see a selection of its stores shut down.

  • Somerset
  • August 27, 2018 10:16 am
  • News
#BuyaBusiness Expo and Small Business Expo

#BuyaBusiness Expo and Small Business Expo

The annual #BuyaBusiness Expo and Small Business Expo is taking place at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg from 06 to 08 September 2018.

  • Somerset
  • August 27, 2018 10:09 am
  • News
Spur Group Acquires Stake in Franchise Restaurant Group Nikos Coalgrill Greek

Spur Group Acquires Stake in Franchise Restaurant Group Nikos Coalgrill Greek

Steakhouse franchise restaurant chain Spur Corporation said on Thursday it would expand its restaurant portfolio with the acquisition of a 51 percent stake in fast-growing Nikos Coalgrill Greek.

  • Somerset
  • July 26, 2018 2:28 pm
  • News
Newly launched Food Franchise Forum to represent SA's vital food sector

Newly launched Food Franchise Forum to represent SA’s vital food sector

The Franchise Association of South Africa (Fasa) has announced the establishment of a Food Franchise Forum representing the majority of the household names in the casual dining and quick service restaurants (CDQSR) sector.

  • Somerset
  • July 26, 2018 2:23 pm
  • News
Here’s why Kauai wants you as a franchisee – and how much it costs to open one

Here’s why Kauai wants you as a franchisee – and how much it costs to open one

Kauai says it is looking for hands-on franchisees to partner with as part of its growth plan for 2018

  • Somerset
  • July 26, 2018 2:19 pm
  • News
Gold Brands to offload Black Steer restaurant franchise

Gold Brands to offload Black Steer restaurant franchise

NEWSWATCH: Fast food group Gold Brands plans to dispose of its Black Steer franchise business to Laudian Franchise Management One for R3.2 million.

  • Somerset
  • July 26, 2018 2:13 pm
  • News
5. Burger King achieves restaurant development target and job creation goals

5. Burger King achieves restaurant development target and job creation goals

Burger King SA® announced that its 80th corporate restaurant has opened at the Kolonnade Retail Park in Tshwane on Friday, 8 June 2018. This is the 20th restaurant to be opened this financial year and the business is on track to open another 20 restaurants by the next financial year.

  • Somerset
  • June 27, 2018 11:54 am
  • News
4. 14 food franchises that cost less than R2 million to open in South Africa

4. 14 food franchises that cost less than R2 million to open in South Africa

The fast food and quick service restaurant (QSR) sector continues to grow despite tough economic times. This is according to Andre Beck, sector head of Fast Food and Restaurants at FNB Business, who notes that with a contribution in excess of 29%, QSR has by far the biggest share in franchising turnover

  • Somerset
  • June 27, 2018 11:50 am
  • News
1. FASA Awards honour SA's leaders in franchising

1. FASA Awards honour SA’s leaders in franchising

The Franchise Association of South Africa’s (FASA) Awards for Excellence in Franchising held recently, saw health food brand Kauai walk off with multiple awards including the coveted title of Franchisor of the Year.

  • Somerset
  • June 26, 2018 2:19 pm
  • News
2. New Franchise, Tutor Doctor presents an unrivalled opportunity in the education sector

2. New Franchise, Tutor Doctor presents an unrivalled opportunity in the education sector

With the education sector identified by the Franchise Association of South Africa as one of the most rapidly growing in South Africa, Tutor Doctor is an exciting option for franchisees seeking a lucrative business opportunity while making a real difference to society.

  • Somerset
  • June 26, 2018 1:56 pm
  • News
3. Family restaurant chain Mike's Kitchen reopens in KwaZulu-Natal

3. Family restaurant chain Mike’s Kitchen reopens in KwaZulu-Natal

Mike’s Kitchen, one of the oldest South African restaurant chains, has marked its return to KwaZulu-Natal with the opening of its first store in Salt Rock this week.

  • Somerset
  • June 26, 2018 1:50 pm
  • News
FRANCHISE AWARD WINNERS REFLECT GLOBAL CONSUMER TRENDS AND COMMITMENT TO GROWING THE ECONOMY AND TO JOB CREATION

FRANCHISE AWARD WINNERS REFLECT GLOBAL CONSUMER TRENDS AND COMMITMENT TO GROWING THE ECONOMY AND TO JOB CREATION

The Franchise Association of South Africa’s Awards for Excellence in Franchising, sponsored by Sanlam, reflects what’s trending in worldwide consumer circles and cements the franchise community’s commitment to growing the economy and to job creation.

  • Somerset
  • June 12, 2018 10:00 am
  • News
Visit the Franchise Expo (IFE) and Plan Your Future Success

Visit the Franchise Expo (IFE) and Plan Your Future Success

Survey results released by FASA in 2017 show that the franchise sector’s performance remains on an upward trend and with South Africa’s economy heading for welcome growth.

  • Somerset
  • May 24, 2018 10:17 am
  • News
SA fast food franchising on the rise

SA fast food franchising on the rise

The fast food and quick service restaurant (QSR) sector continues to show steady growth on the back of what has been a tough economic climate in South Africa. With a contribution in access of 29%, QSR has by far the biggest share in franchising turnover.

  • Somerset
  • May 24, 2018 10:14 am
  • News
How much it costs to open the 10 most popular fast food franchises in South Africa

How much it costs to open the 10 most popular fast food franchises in South Africa

Despite a weak economy and tough trading conditions, the franchising sector has continued to perform well – especially in the fast-food sector.

  • Somerset
  • May 24, 2018 10:12 am
  • News
A taste for the Spur (franchise) life

A taste for the Spur (franchise) life

Franchisee Donald Clarkson talks about how Nedbank has helped him grow his business and deal with some of the challenges of operating in the difficult SA economy.

  • Somerset
  • May 24, 2018 9:44 am
  • News
Pizza Hut on track with ambitious African expansion

Pizza Hut on track with ambitious African expansion

Pizza Hut’s African growth story continues as the restaurant chain celebrates the opening of its 100th store in sub-Saharan Africa in the historic Ghandi Square, Johannesburg.

  • Somerset
  • April 26, 2018 10:42 am
  • News
Pick n Pay opened 59 franchise stores over the past year – here’s how much it costs

Pick n Pay opened 59 franchise stores over the past year – here’s how much it costs

Retailer Pick n Pay says it opened 59 franchise stores over the past year, including seven supermarkets, 35 liquor stores, nine express stores and eight spaza shops.

  • Somerset
  • April 26, 2018 10:41 am
  • News
Buy your franchise with a tax deduction

Buy your franchise with a tax deduction

If you are looking to buy a small business, make sure you are using the tax breaks available

  • Somerset
  • April 26, 2018 10:38 am
  • News
Doves CE: Burying poverty through wealth distribution

Doves CE: Burying poverty through wealth distribution

The chief executive of the Doves Group, Minki Rasenyalo, is a content character who seems to operate subtly below the radar in the funeral parlour sector.

  • Somerset
  • April 26, 2018 10:36 am
  • News
SPUR FOUNDER ALLEN AMBOR TO RETIRE

SPUR FOUNDER ALLEN AMBOR TO RETIRE

Renowned businessman Allen Ambor (76), the founder and executive chairman of Spur Corporation, has announced that he will retire on 1 March 2019.

  • Somerset
  • March 23, 2018 2:01 pm
  • News
SARS TAX INCENTIVE FOR THE FRANCHISE SECTOR

SARS TAX INCENTIVE FOR THE FRANCHISE SECTOR

FASA is proud to announce the launch of the first Section 12J Venture Capital Company (FASA VCC) for the franchise sector, to be utilised exclusively by accredited members.

  • Somerset
  • March 23, 2018 1:58 pm
  • News
MULTI-UNIT FRANCHISING GROWING IN SOUTH AFRICA

MULTI-UNIT FRANCHISING GROWING IN SOUTH AFRICA

Multi-unit franchising is becoming a growing trend globally and in South Africa, meaning a single franchisee owns more than one outlet in different geographies.

  • Somerset
  • March 23, 2018 1:56 pm
  • News
FRANCHISING SECTOR READY TO LEND A HAND

FRANCHISING SECTOR READY TO LEND A HAND

The SONA speech by President Cyril Ramaphosa and his commitment to supporting small business and entrepreneurship has been welcomed by Tony Da Fonseca, the Franchise Association of South Africa’s Chairman.

  • Somerset
  • March 23, 2018 1:44 pm
  • News
SPUR EXPANDS FOOTPRINT DESPITE TOUGH TRADING CONDITIONS

SPUR EXPANDS FOOTPRINT DESPITE TOUGH TRADING CONDITIONS

Cape Town – Restaurant franchisor Spur Corporation experienced difficult trading conditions in South Africa and most of its major international markets in the six months to December 2017, reporting a 2.6% decline in total franchised restaurant sales from continuing operations to R3.7 billion.

  • Somerset
  • February 23, 2018 4:02 pm
  • News
KEY FRANCHISING TRENDS TO CONSIDER FOR 2018

KEY FRANCHISING TRENDS TO CONSIDER FOR 2018

The franchising industry has steadily shown adaptability to the tough economy by growing the sector 3,6% over the past four years – from contributing an estimated 9,7% to the country’s GDP in 2014 to its recent figure of 13,3%. This trend is expected to continue in the same trajectory in the short-term and could possibly improve should SA see better economic growth.

  • Somerset
  • February 23, 2018 4:00 pm
  • News
FRANCHISE SECTOR RALLIES TO ASSIST IN WATER CRISIS

FRANCHISE SECTOR RALLIES TO ASSIST IN WATER CRISIS

As everyone around the country mobilises to try and assist the Western Cape with their water crisis, the franchise sector has also come on board to help – whether through donations or in cutting back on water usage. Many of the initiatives are spearheaded by the water retailers such as H2O, Oasis Water and Perfect Water who are working with organisations such as Gift of the Givers, the #5LitreChallenge and transport companies to take donated water to those in need. They are also installing water saving devises on their water filtration plants to recycle waste water.

  • Somerset
  • February 23, 2018 3:57 pm
  • News
1. TASTE CEO CARLO GONZAGA STEPS DOWN AFTER 18 YEARS

1. TASTE CEO CARLO GONZAGA STEPS DOWN AFTER 18 YEARS

Cape Town – Carlo Gonzaga, CEO and co-founder of Taste Holdings which owns Starbucks and Domino’s Pizza franchises in South Africa, has resigned after 18 years at the company.

  • Somerset
  • February 15, 2018 11:21 am
  • News
PLAN B DESSERTERY OPENS IN JOBURG

PLAN B DESSERTERY OPENS IN JOBURG

Plan B Dessertery, a KwaZulu-Natal brand introduced by the founders of Wakaberry, has opened its doors in The Zone @ Rosebank in Johannesburg.

  • Somerset
  • January 25, 2018 7:44 pm
  • News
MIKE’S KITCHEN PLANS BIG RETURN IN SOUTH AFRICA

MIKE’S KITCHEN PLANS BIG RETURN IN SOUTH AFRICA

At the beginning of January 2018, US-based private equity firm NRD Capital announced that it had acquired the 45-year-old iconic South African family restaurant chain, Mike’s Kitchen.

  • Somerset
  • January 25, 2018 7:40 pm
  • News
KEVIN HEDDERWICK RESIGNS AS NONEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF FAMOUS BRANDS

KEVIN HEDDERWICK RESIGNS AS NONEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF FAMOUS BRANDS

Kevin Hedderwick has resigned as a nonexecutive director of Famous Brands with immediate effect, the owner of Steers, Wimpy and other fast food franchises said in a statement on Tuesday morning.

  • Somerset
  • January 25, 2018 7:38 pm
  • News
FRANCHISING SECTOR - THE YEAR THAT WAS

FRANCHISING SECTOR – THE YEAR THAT WAS

2017 has been a year fraught with challenges for both consumers and business alike. South Africa has however remained an eye-catching destination for international brands looking to expand their businesses; none show this more than franchising in South Africa.

  • Somerset
  • January 25, 2018 7:36 pm
  • News
WIMPY LAUNCHES NEW BESPOKE RESTAURANT AT V&A WATERFRONT – JUST IN TIME FOR SUMMER

WIMPY LAUNCHES NEW BESPOKE RESTAURANT AT V&A WATERFRONT – JUST IN TIME FOR SUMMER

Wimpy has stretched its footprint even further with the launch of a brand-new restaurant in Cape Town. The V&A Waterfront branch opened its doors on the 1st of November, adding to the impressive tally of just under 500 restaurants countrywide.

  • Somerset
  • November 26, 2017 6:58 pm
  • News
THE DAILY COFFEE CAFÉ FRANCHISE GROUP RECEIVES TWO NATIONAL AWARDS

THE DAILY COFFEE CAFÉ FRANCHISE GROUP RECEIVES TWO NATIONAL AWARDS

The Daily Coffee Café Franchise Group was announced Franchisor of the Year 2017 by the National Small Business Chamber of South Africa (NSBC) at a gala event held in Johannesburg on 9 November 2017. This is over and above also receiving the NSBC’s South Africa Top 20 Small Business and Entrepreneurship Award for the same year.

  • Somerset
  • November 26, 2017 6:53 pm
  • News
NEW LOOK FOR ZEBRO'S

NEW LOOK FOR ZEBRO’S

South African chicken franchise Zebro’s has refreshed its corporate identity with a new logo and store look.

  • Somerset
  • November 26, 2017 6:49 pm
  • News
FOR THE LOVE OF THE FOOD! – JESSE LEMMER, SIMPLY ASIA FRANCHISEE

FOR THE LOVE OF THE FOOD! – JESSE LEMMER, SIMPLY ASIA FRANCHISEE

My journey with Simply Asia began years before we opened our first branch, Benmore Gardens. It goes back to a holiday memory in Cape Town.

  • Somerset
  • November 26, 2017 6:43 pm
  • News
ZEBRO’S SHOWS ITS TRUE COLOURS

ZEBRO’S SHOWS ITS TRUE COLOURS

Known for its authentic braaied chicken and famous sauce, Zebro’s has revealed a new corporate identity and store look that is as South African and welcoming as a traditional braai.

  • Somerset
  • October 27, 2017 10:16 am
  • News
NOW IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A SLIM ACTIVE SLIMMING AND HEALTH CLINIC FRANCHISE FROM ONLY R 80 000

NOW IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A SLIM ACTIVE SLIMMING AND HEALTH CLINIC FRANCHISE FROM ONLY R 80 000

Slim Active was founded in 2006 and has proven that there is a permanent and renewable market for effective reliable weight loss that will support a profitable, long-term business venture.

  • Somerset
  • October 27, 2017 10:14 am
  • News
NINETY9CENTS AWARDED SPUR STEAK RANCHES

NINETY9CENTS AWARDED SPUR STEAK RANCHES

Ninety9cents (99c) has been appointed lead creative and digital agency for Spur Steak Ranches after a four-way pitch.

  • Somerset
  • October 27, 2017 10:12 am
  • News
FRANCHISING NO LONGER JUST A MAN'S GAME

FRANCHISING NO LONGER JUST A MAN’S GAME

Franchising is big business in South Africa. To date, national franchise group Cash Crusaders has a family of over 200 franchises (210 at last count) across southern Africa. The recession-proof business model and close relationship the company has with its franchisees make the secondhand giant a highly sought-after business opportunity for potential franchise owners who range from entrepreneurs and retirees to couples and families. More than 13 franchisees are women.

  • Somerset
  • October 27, 2017 10:06 am
  • News
51% BLACK WOMAN OWNERSHIP FOR EXPRESS EMPLOYMENT PROFESSIONALS

51% BLACK WOMAN OWNERSHIP FOR EXPRESS EMPLOYMENT PROFESSIONALS

Express Employment Professionals is proud to announce that Carolyn Diaz, managing director of Express SA, is now a 51% owner of Express SA. Carolyn has over 20 years’ experience in the staffing industry and has been the managing director of Express SA for the past 10 years – ensuring the success of the Express Services brand in South Africa through her combination of great leadership skills and business acumen.

  • Somerset
  • October 27, 2017 10:03 am
  • News
RIPPLE EFFECTS OF A RECESSION ON THE FRANCHISE MARKET

RIPPLE EFFECTS OF A RECESSION ON THE FRANCHISE MARKET

The recent South African recession caused a recurrent cycle between three franchise stakeholders, namely the franchisor, the franchisees (new and existing) and suppliers/service providers.

  • Somerset
  • September 23, 2017 12:40 pm
  • News
NOW IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A SLIM ACTIVE SLIMMING AND HEALTH CLINIC FRANCHISE FROM ONLY R 80 000

NOW IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A SLIM ACTIVE SLIMMING AND HEALTH CLINIC FRANCHISE FROM ONLY R 80 000

Slim Active was founded in 2006 and has proven that there is a permanent and renewable market for effective reliable weight loss that will support a profitable, long-term business venture.

  • Somerset
  • September 23, 2017 12:36 pm
  • News
NEW FRANCHISE DELIVERS GROCERIES, PARCELS, POST

NEW FRANCHISE DELIVERS GROCERIES, PARCELS, POST

Estate Delivery, the first of the franchises to be launched by Estate Food Services South Africa (EFS) has sold more than 15 franchises in less than three months since its launch.

  • Somerset
  • September 23, 2017 12:34 pm
  • News
HELLO TOMATO JOINS FOURNEWS FRANCHISE GROUP

HELLO TOMATO JOINS FOURNEWS FRANCHISE GROUP

Fournews, a South African franchise group, has acquired a 50% share in Hello Tomato, a brand specialising in pizza and pasta. John & Gerry’s Brands, which played an integral part in the growth of both Europa and Fego Cafe to over 60 stores in South Africa, is behind Hello Tomato and retains 50% of the company.

  • Somerset
  • September 23, 2017 12:30 pm
  • News
FNB ANNOUNCES THE 6TH FRANCHISE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

FNB ANNOUNCES THE 6TH FRANCHISE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

The highly anticipated annual FNB Franchise Leadership Summit (FNB FLS) will take place at Indaba Hotel, Fourways on Thursday, 16 November 2017. The event is well attended by premium franchisors and companies that are interested in and those providing extended services in franchising as an expansion mechanism.

  • Somerset
  • September 23, 2017 12:24 pm
  • News
THESE ARE THE MOST POPULAR PETROL STATION SHOPPING FRANCHISES IN SOUTH AFRICA

THESE ARE THE MOST POPULAR PETROL STATION SHOPPING FRANCHISES IN SOUTH AFRICA

South African motorists no longer have to settle for “just a pie” at the local petrol station as a number of retailers now offer full-blown shopping experiences.

  • Somerset
  • August 26, 2017 9:02 am
  • News
THE FASA CONVENTION COVERED ALL THE BASES

THE FASA CONVENTION COVERED ALL THE BASES

The over 150 delegates who attended FASA’s annual convention sponsored by Absa were treated to concurrent sessions where 42 industry representatives and top speakers covered six broad areas of business – Franchise Operations, Franchise Relationships, Finance & Funding, Growth & International Expansion, Marketing & Technology & Legal. We picked up some key insights and words of wisdom from some of the speakers.

  • Somerset
  • August 26, 2017 9:00 am
  • News
KRISPY KREME REMAINS TRIUMPHANT DESPITE THE STRAIN OF INTERNATIONAL BRANDS IN THE LOCAL SOUTH AFRICAN MARKET

KRISPY KREME REMAINS TRIUMPHANT DESPITE THE STRAIN OF INTERNATIONAL BRANDS IN THE LOCAL SOUTH AFRICAN MARKET

Following a recent article by Moneyweb highlighting the “hefty costs of global brands” and the strain this has placed on large holding companies, Krispy Kreme South Africa and franchise holding company Fournews have a different story to share.

  • Somerset
  • August 26, 2017 8:53 am
  • News
GOURMET CAN'T BEEF UP FAMOUS BRANDS

GOURMET CAN’T BEEF UP FAMOUS BRANDS

Famous Brands has joined the ranks of local restaurateurs buckling under the weight of global names.
The group said on Wednesday that its beefy investment in UK premium burger company Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) would eat into its interim earnings. As a result, the group had taken the decision to scale back on opening new stores. Famous Brands warned on Wednesday that its results for the six months to end-August would be weaker than those reported a year ago.

  • Somerset
  • August 26, 2017 8:50 am
  • News
THE FISH & CHIP CO. – NOURISHING A NATION

THE FISH & CHIP CO. – NOURISHING A NATION

The Fish and Chip Co is South Africa’s leading Fish and chip brand with over 157 stores across South Africa.

  • Somerset
  • July 25, 2017 2:10 pm
  • News
PROMINENT PAINTS OPENS FIRST FRANCHISE STORE IN MIDRAND

PROMINENT PAINTS OPENS FIRST FRANCHISE STORE IN MIDRAND

Expanding its footprint into new areas, leading paint manufacturer – Prominent Paints – has begun to launch franchise stores with the first now open in Midrand; a retail centre that has almost 80 years of collective industry experience between the five staff.

  • Somerset
  • July 25, 2017 2:04 pm
  • News
POPEYES® LOUISIANA KITCHEN NOW IN SOUTH AFRICA (IT’S ABOUT TIME)

POPEYES® LOUISIANA KITCHEN NOW IN SOUTH AFRICA (IT’S ABOUT TIME)

The iconic American restaurant brand, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, will soon serve authentic Louisiana-inspired chicken in South Africa. From July 13, 2017, guests can experience the mouth-watering menu at the first Popeyes restaurant in South Africa, located in the Sandton City food court.

  • Somerset
  • July 25, 2017 1:59 pm
  • News
MCDONALD'S CELEBRATES 250TH STORE OPENING AND FRANCHISEE'S SUCCESS

MCDONALD’S CELEBRATES 250TH STORE OPENING AND FRANCHISEE’S SUCCESS

As part of the Springs Mall grand opening, McDonald’s opened its 250th outlet in partnership with one of its franchisees, Peter Moyanga, who was opening his ninth store.

  • Somerset
  • July 25, 2017 1:56 pm
  • News
 FASA’S ANNUAL AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN FRANCHISING

 FASA’S ANNUAL AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN FRANCHISING

The FASA Franchise Awards was held at the Franchise Business Festival at Kyalami on 01 July 2017 to honour the finalists and winners of its annual Awards for Excellence in Franchising.

  • Somerset
  • July 18, 2017 8:19 am
  • News
VISIT THE ABSA FRANCHISE BUSINESS FESTIVAL – 30TH JUNE TO 2ND JULY

VISIT THE ABSA FRANCHISE BUSINESS FESTIVAL – 30TH JUNE TO 2ND JULY

The Absa Franchise Business Festival – in its new format and new venue at the Kyalami Grand Prix, Exhibitions & Convention Centre from the 30th June to the 2nd July 2017, 10am to 6pm daily – will showcase just that – visitors to this exciting new franchise exhibition will be able to experience, in real time, exactly why and how franchising has become part of everyday life.

  • Somerset
  • June 27, 2017 10:20 pm
  • News