Franchisees, your franchisor needs you!

According to many entrepreneurs, franchising is a great way of becoming a successful business owner. With its business fundamentals and a solid reputation already in place, the franchise model is ideal for any entrepreneur who values a business concept that is solidified with additional support from the franchisor and their team of experts. Unfortunately, no […]

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Will a franchise work for you?

Many people, who receive large sums of money such as a retrenchment or retirement package or even an inheritance, consider buying a franchise to make their money grow. The food franchising industry can be very exciting, but can also very challenging as it demands a lifestyle change to run it successfully. This is why Maxi’s […]

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Quiz: Do You Know What It Involves To Be A Franchise Owner?

With literally hundreds of franchises offering people a chance of becoming successful entrepreneurs, many are willing to dive in head first without knowing or understanding exactly what franchising involves. Franchising has been around for centuries as people realise it’s a great way to own and operate their own business. If you are looking into buying […]

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Franchising Experience Matters

Bronwyn Oliveira, Brand Manager of Maxi’s, a family restaurant chain that forms part of the Taste Holdings group, explains why experience matters in the franchising industry. When it comes to selecting a business or a brand, experience always counts. Capability, years of service, accomplishments, market reach, and financial and business successes are generally seen as […]

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The (corporate) home is where the heart is.

Corporate Social Investment (CSI) has evolved in leaps and bounds since 1994 with CSI programs in South Africa having developed from purely charitable programs into strategic investment activities directed towards the social development of the country. Managing Executive of The Fish & Chip Co, Marcel Strauss, shares some insights on the concept of CSI and […]

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Tips To Make The Most Of Your Franchise

Jeanne Geldenhuys , Managing Executive of Scooters Pizza, one of South Africa’s fastest growing food chain that forms part of the Taste Holdings group, shares some insight why franchising is an industry that presents countless business possibilities for entrepreneurs. Franchising has become an appealing business venture for many entrepreneurs as they are not only investing in […]

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No Easy Road To Becoming A Property Marketing Franchisee

The Rawson Property Group is now establishing new sales, rental, commercial and auction franchises at a rate of approximately one per week. This, says Louis Taljaard, Franchise Sales Manager for the Rawson Property Group, and Chic Berkhout, the group’s Franchise Expansion Manager for the northern half of South Africa quite possibly indicates that at no […]

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