What a beautiful evening to have been among leadership who loves our wonderfully diverse country. All speeches (in some way) highlighted inclusiveness which is a principle Madiba stood for. Well done Topco Team for doing justice to presenting this legacy publication.
You are right Fanie. This means farmers need to command their whole value chains. Farmers need to be able to package, market and distribute in their local areas! This will build communities and accumulate capital in local areas! This is the only way to disrupt the historical value chain.
There are many benefits that I can see from a franchise. Many self storage facilities for instance have their own franchise to be let out by downlines. The upper management can render assistance in the form of mentoring, training and so on to the new franchise owners to keep the legacy of the business going at a much faster rate.