Congratulations to the FASA Franchise Award Winners Who Reflect Global Consumer Trends and Commitment to Growing the Economy and to the Job Creation

The Franchise Association of South Africa’s Awards for Excellence in Franchising, sponsored by Sanlam, reflects what’s trending in worldwide consumer circles and cements the franchise community’s commitment to growing the economy and to job creation. The results reflect trends identified by the Nielsen Consumer 360 survey, which looks at the key drivers that will shape … Read more

SANONDAF: A Work From Home Franchise Opportunity

If you are looking for a simple business opportunity or to include Sanondaf System in your existing Cleaning or Pest Control services with a low risk and a high profit margin then SANONDAF franchise opportunities tick every box.   Sanondaf offer franchisees a proven and tested concept, fully protected intellectual property and a system that … Read more

Benefits of Implementing Standardised Processes for Your Small Business

  Whether you call it Business Process Management, BPM, Standardised Procedures or Standard Operating Procedures, standardising processes within your business boils down to running your business smartly and giving it a competitive edge   MiWay shows you 4 benefits of having standardised processes in your business: Cost effectiveness. The biggest benefit of good business process management … Read more

Does Your Business Need a Boost?

  Now, more than ever, promoting and growing your business is crucial to its long-term success.  If you are a franchise or business looking for franchisees or need to promote your business, you need to be at the FASA’s Franchise Expo – from the 29th June to the 1st July on Level 5, Entrance 22 … Read more

Book Now to Attend FASA’s Upcoming Events

With the country’s renewed energy and more positive outlook, both on the political and economy front and for those wanting to go the franchise route, whether as a prospective franchisee or as a developer of a new franchise concept,  FASA has the following events and initiatives during 2018 which include:   FASA’s Awards for Excellence … Read more

Cash is king but it Needs to be Protected

Cash usage in South Africa as a percent of its gross domestic product (GDP) is over 58 percent and the retail sector contributes an estimated R707 Billion to GDP.  The majority of transactions continue to be made with cash with over R136billion in circulation in South Africa alone. The value of ATM withdrawals in South … Read more

Survey Shows Consumer Landscape Shifting

The latest Nielsen Consumer 360 survey (www.nielsen.com) has shown the South African consumer landscape is set for a multitude of shifts in the next ten years, with the Generation X (35 – 49) market set to take the lead as primary consumers.   The Nielsen research looked at whether retailers and manufacturers are equipped to … Read more

Don’t Miss FASA’s Upcoming Events

With the country’s renewed energy and more positive outlook, both on the political and economy front and for those wanting to go the franchise route, whether as a prospective franchisee or as a developer of a new franchise concept, FASA has the following events and initiatives during 2018 which include:   FASA’s Awards for Excellence … Read more

Can Your Business Thrive Without It’s Key Employees

When speaking to business owners one often hears the phrase “my employees are my biggest asset”. That is obviously meant in a figurative sense. But have you ever thought about the fact that one or more of your employees can literally be an income-producing asset?   Who are these employees? They can be your super … Read more

Top 10 Fastest Growing Economies in Africa in 2018

Africa’s economy is projected to continue to rise to 3.2% in 2018 and to a further 3.5% in 2019. This is according to the latest World Bank report released early 2018.   According to the report, non-resource intensive countries are expected to expand at a solid pace, helped by robust investment growth. South Africa, Nigeria … Read more