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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 16 hours ago

Tiger Wheel & Tyre's emergency in-car must-have list

From a flat tyre or flat battery to a breakdown or even a medical issue, Tiger Wheel & Tyre cautions that there are potential emergencies that motorists should plan for...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 2 days ago

Finch makes a comeback to JSE with Mama Chaka's

Newly listed fast foods franchisor Gold Brands Investments, which owns the Chesanyama brand, has acquired affordable eatery concept Mama Chaka's - heralding an unexpected return to the JSE of food sector entrepreneur Dennis Finch...

By Marc Hasenfuss 21 Jun 2016

Gold Brands, JSE's newest fast-food franchisor, posts maiden profit

Gold Brands Investments, the restaurant franchisor that listed in February, reported R235.5m revenue and R9m aftertax profit for the year to end-February...

20 Jun 2016

Franchise opportunity with Crumbs & Cream

Crumbs & Cream, Cape Town's only ice cream sandwich store, is offering a franchise opportunity. Crumbs & Cream enables customers to create their own ice cream sandwich using freshly baked cookies and gelato...

16 Jun 2016

KFC quits Botswana after two decades as economy struggles

KFC will shut its 12 outlets in Botswana next week as they are no longer viable, closing its doors after operating in the southern African nation for 20 years, its owners said on Friday...

By TJ Strydom 7 Jun 2016

Retail motor trade holding up despite depressed economy

The franchised retail motor trade in South Africa is holding up well despite the continuing economic slump and subsequent decline in the sale of new vehicles. This is according to the retail...

7 Jun 2016

Chicken Licken to leave agency Net#work BBDO

After 13 years together, fast-food chain Chicken Licken has decided to leave agency Net#work BBDO, reports

2 Jun 2016

Brimstone sells its stake in coffee and pizza outlets

Empowerment investment company Brimstone Investment Corporation clearly has no cravings for Starbucks and Dominos Pizza...

By Marc Hasenfuss 31 May 2016

Investments help Famous Brands grow

While Famous Brands' insatiable hunger for acquisitions has pushed revenue higher, its investment into logistics and manufacturing operations have been the major reason behind the company's 15 consecutive years of record results...

By Colleen Goko 31 May 2016

Famous Brands intent on further expansion in the UK

Famous Brands is planning further expansion in the UK as the owner of fast-food chains including Debonairs Pizza and Steers seeks faster growth in the country, and increased revenue from currencies other than the rand...

31 May 2016

Starbucks gives Taste reason to cheer

Taste Holdings - which mixes interests in fast-food and jewellery - is chilled about its roll-out plans for coffee store brand Starbucks...

By Marc Hasenfuss 30 May 2016

Lessons the smaller guy can learn from their bigger brother

For many business owners franchising presents an opportunity to elevate and grow their businesses and develop a national - or even international - footprint...

17 May 2016

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