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Franchisee sought for restaurant on iconic Soweto site

According to Standard Bank, the franchise sector currently contributes nearly 10% towards South Africa's GDP. The urban African dining restaurant Moyo joined this dynamic sector and made a robust comeback, under the direction of Fournews, while emerging from a business rescue plan implemented in 2013...

26 Aug 2015 10:20

Refurbishment: an obligation of the franchisee

Buying a franchise may seem like a short cut to business success; however being a franchisee also comes with great responsibilities. As a result, it pays to ask the right questions so that you know exactly what your long-term obligations will be, especially when it comes to 'freshening up' your franchise outlet...

26 Aug 2015 09:15

Pioneering all-terrain mileage warranty now extended

Hankook and Tiger Wheel & Tyre's audacious warranty that guaranteed all-terrain Hankook Dynapro AT-M RF10 tyres will reach 80,000km has been extended to 90,000km...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 24 Aug 2015 11:18

Tyres and your safety: When it doesn't make sense to save cents

Tiger Wheel & Tyre is speaking out in support of the South African Tyre Manufacturers Conference (SATMC), which plans to take its complaint over cheap tyre imports to SA's International Trade Administration Commission...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 6 Aug 2015 10:54

New franchise strategies and growing earnings drive SA franchisors into Africa

Times may be tough locally, but that has only encouraged South African franchisors to look beyond the country's borders and take a long-term view on introducing integrated strategies for the growth of their brands across the continent...

30 Jul 2015 11:05

A guide to beating the odds and starting your own franchise business

According to financial services giant First National Bank, franchising in South Africa has grown steadily at a rate of between 5% and 7% annually, especially in the fast-food industry...

27 Jul 2015 07:25

Moyo makes a comeback

Urban African dining restaurant chain, Moyo, has made a robust comeback under the direction of Fournews, and is experiencing positive revenue growth from their five restaurants...

22 Jul 2015 08:10

Incentives can unlock the potential of franchises

Taste Holdings has recognised the significant potential of incentives to achieve a variety of positive outcomes within its franchisees' businesses, both in terms of increasing brand visibility and sales, and strengthening, retaining and motivating the employee body...

20 Jul 2015 12:05

Attracting and selecting the right franchisee - the key for success

Recruiting quality franchisees is becoming increasingly essential for every franchise business, as the wrong fit can seriously damage the reputation of the franchise...

14 Jul 2015 13:10

Cash Converters explains the perfect franchising fit

A potential franchisee should show qualities such as passion, professionalism, respect, integrity and the ability to collaborate. Furthermore, the individual should have previous business experience, the necessary finance, high energy levels and an understanding of the commitment required from retail.

30 Jun 2015 10:10

Orange retail store opens in Cape Town

Because of the excellent reception of the Orange Online Store, which was launched in South Africa last year, Orange is to open its first physical retail store in the country, situated in Claremont, Cape Town on Friday, 26 June 2015...

29 Jun 2015 11:50

Consumers and malls to benefit from added international retailers

South African shopping centres are truly world class, according to Amanda Stops, CEO of the South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC), who believes that the increase in international retailers entering the market is good for both the industry and consumers...

11 Jun 2015 09:45

Tiger Wheel & Tyre voted the #1 place to buy tyres

If 2014's awards season taught us anything, then it's that when it comes to wheels and tyres, the overwhelming majority of vehicle owners choose to put their faith in Tiger Wheel & Tyre...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 27 May 2015 13:42

SA is set to join the Krispy Kreme craze

Krispy Kreme, the American global doughnut company and coffeehouse chain has announced that it has signed a development agreement with local company KK Doughnuts SA to open 31 Krispy Kreme shops in South Africa...

25 May 2015 10:20

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