December 2014 Newsletter



Which Is the BEST Franchise To Buy?

“Which is the BEST franchise to buy?” is probably one of the most difficult questions to answer in franchising. The reason being, that everyone differs and have varying reasons why they want to buy a franchise. Read more…

Kevin Antonie, CEO SA Franchise Brands

Franchise Spotlight Brands

Jimmys Killer Fish & Chips Logo

Sport For All Logo


Panarottis Logo

Tashas Logo

Captain DoRegos Logo

Jimmys Prawns Logo

The Tax Shop Logo

Mak Rak Logo

Yale Security Point Logo

Jimmys Pizza Logo

Gutters On The Go Logo

Phezulu Logo

Tengizak Logo

Maxprop Logo

New Pantone Logo

CareGivers Logo

Only Rentals Logo

Jimmys Grills Logo

Mi Vami Logo

Senhor Calistos Logo


Debonairs Pizza

Cartridge Hyper Logo

SA Franchise Brands welcomes the following brands:



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The importance of understanding your USP in business

A USP, better known as a Unique Selling Proposition, is a common term that is frequently used in marketing speak. Known as the factor presented by a seller as the defining element in a product or service that sets it apart from competitors, a USP is an important aspect to consider when positioning a brand to a customer. Read more…


An incentive can make all the difference in business

It is no secret that having something to work towards in business is vital to keep it moving forward. Without a goal to aim for, we’re just stuck in a rut are we not? The problem is, however, in working fervently to achieve these goals with gusto, we sometimes lose that drive to make it to the finish line. The fact is, no matter what time of the year, fatigue can set in fast when it comes to reaching for those milestones. Read more…


Choosing a franchise that matches your personality brings happiness

Franchising may seem like the ideal way of getting into business on your own, but before you put down your hard-earned savings, capital or retirement funds on an outlet, you should think about whether the business you are considering matches your personality. Read more…


The Fish & Chip Co. puts a student on the fast track to success

Student life. A time filled with little sleep, lots of fun and sadly, very, very little funds. While some students are lucky enough to have their own wheels, making life a little more accessible, those who don’t own their own mode of transport have certainly come to appreciate the friends who do. Read more…


Soweto Sandwich Baron is the first step into a potentially profitable new frontier

The Sandwich Baron group has seen some remarkable successes in the last while. Aside from expanding on the growth of the business, with the introduction of new stores and owners, the esteemed sandwich connoisseur even gave a deserving entrepreneur the opportunity to win a franchise. In 2013, Sandwich Baron, in association with the Franchise Association of Southern Africa (FASA), announced the competition to give one, hardworking, driven and passionate entrepreneur the opportunity of owning and managing their own Sandwich Baron store. Read more…


Debonairs Pizza to Open in Angola

Debonairs Pizza, which is the leading take out and home delivery pizza chain in Africa, will open its first restaurant in Angola in an innovative tie-up with Shoprite Angola, which will become the master franchisee. Shoprite Angola will operate and manage the Debonairs Pizza brand in the country to complement Shoprite’s existing Hungry Lion brand. The first Debonairs Pizza site will open in January 2015 in the city of Benguela, which is located about 540km from Angola’s capital, Luanda. Read more…


Famous Brands Acquires Majority Stake in Cater Chain Food Services

Famous Brands has acquired a controlling 75% stake in Cater Chain Food Services (“Cater Chain”), a local business distributing primarily red meat products to customers across South African and into certain markets in Africa. The purchase consideration falls below the threshold of a categorised transaction in terms of the Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited and will be settled from cash reserves. Read more…