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McDonald's franchise spinoffs tamp down earnings

NEW YORK - McDonald's' "All-Day Breakfast" fueled firm sales gains in the second quarter despite weak growth across the fast food industry, the company reported Tuesday...

2 days ago

Burger King opens in Port Elizabeth

The first Burger King to open in the Eastern Cape opens today, 25 July 2016, at the Sasol service station on Pickering Street...

25 Jul 2016

#BuyaBusiness expo offers VIP treatment to #THEClub members

The upcoming #BuyaBusiness expo, on at the Ticketpro Dome at Northgate, Johannesburg from 8-10 September 2106, offers VIP treatment to investors and franchisors that are members of #THEClub...

22 Jul 2016

Debonairs accused of trying to profit from 'doughnation' drive

Pizza chain Debonairs has got up a few people's noses with a charity drive to feed the poor on Mandela Day‚ with some accusing the company on social media of trying to make some dough out of its so-called "doughnation" project...

18 Jul 2016

Mr Delivery preparing for UberEats' arrival

Mr Delivery, a home-grown delivery service that began operating in 1992, says it is ready for the increased competition...

By Bekezela Phakathi 13 Jul 2016

Varsity Eat Off part of Sandwich Baron's 20th anniversary

As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, the Sandwich Baron ran a 'Varsity Eat Off' as one of 20 activations...

12 Jul 2016

Building local supply chain aids food franchises

While it may be tempting for big food franchises entering South Africa to import their goods from suppliers in their 'head office' country, there are many good reasons to set up a strong, effective local supply chain...

By Jonathan Herbert 12 Jul 2016

#MandelaMonth: KFC adds hope R2 at a time

KFC's Add Hope initiative, together with Joint Aid Management (JAM) South Africa, will be packing 1,000 food parcels at the KFC head office in honour of Madiba this year...

By Jessica Tennant 12 Jul 2016

Social listening can impact your day-to-day business

On the lineup of the recent Nedbank Franchising Seminar, Melanie Malherbe of BrandsEye SA unpacked the power of social media and how franchisees can make the most out of this ever-evolving tool in business...

By Sindy Peters 11 Jul 2016

New tomato paste plant a big boost for farmers

The hunt is on for Eastern Cape farmers to supply franchising giant Famous Brands' new tomato paste plant at the Coega Industrial Development Zone...

By Zandile Mbabela 6 Jul 2016

Famous Brands strikes saucy factory deal

Famous Brands has struck a saucy deal that will see the JSE-listed food franchise company buy a tomato paste factory in Port Elizabeth for a fraction of its value...

By Colleen Goko 5 Jul 2016

Famous Brands spots gap, buys 'practically unused' tomato paste factory

Famous Brands has bought a bankrupt tomato paste factory in the Coega precinct...

By Robert Laing 4 Jul 2016

Win a trip with Tiger Wheel & Tyre and Pirelli to the USA Grand Prix 2016

The Tiger Wheel & Tyre and Pirelli competition will see two lucky winners and their guests jetting off to Austin, Texas, for the 2016 F1 United States Grand Prix in October...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 30 Jun 2016

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