FASA Launches It’s 2018 Events in Light of Renewed Optimism

With the economy showing a positive growth for the coming year and public and business sentiment on a positive note, the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) is poised to spearhead initiatives and events that will nurture entrepreneurship, encourage small business development, add to skills growth and ultimately add much needed jobs to the economy. … Read more

FASA’s 2018 International Franchise & Entrepreneur Expo Takes the Lead in Economic Growth

On the back of the positivity of the appointment of Cyril Ramaphosa as our new President and his past involvement in franchising, and with the economy growing by 1,3% in 2017, exceeding National Treasury’s expectation of 1,0%, entrepreneurship and small business is once again taking centre stage. FASA’s International Franchise & Entrepreneur Expo taking place … Read more

You are Invited!

You are invited To the first SBI #SMEIndaba for 2018 that will be held at the Bryanston Country Club on Wednesday 14 March. Our panels will discuss the political economy, what’s going on in government, and the entrepreneurs will offer their energetic formulas for turning challenges into opportunities. Date:    Wednesday 14 March 2018 Time:    08:30 … Read more

Want to Enter the FASA Awards but don’t know how? Read on

If you are an accredited member of FASA and want to tell the world how successful your franchise is by winning one of our seven awards, then you need to enter the FASA Awards for Excellence in Franchising sponsored by Sanlam. Categories include:  Franchisor of the Year, Franchisee of the Year, Newcomer Franchisor of the … Read more

Be Part of the 2018 Franchise Business Festival

The Franchise Association of South Africa’s Franchise Expo, which has enjoyed over 20 years as the flagship event for FASA and the industry’s showcase for small business and franchising, was taken to new heights in 2017 with a complete make-over turning into a lifestyle event as the Franchise Business Festival.  On the back of that … Read more

Franchise Expo Paris

With FASA an active member of the World Franchise Council, some of the upcoming Franchise Expos, like the Franchise Expo Paris is offering FASA members 6sqm Free when booking a stand for their Expo taking place from the 25 – 28th March 2018. If you are interested contact vera.valasis@fasa.co.za who will introduce you to the … Read more

FASA Members get Discount to FNB Franchise Leadership Summit

The annual FNB Franchise Leadership Summit (FNB FLS) taking place at Indaba Hotel, Fourways on Thursday, 16 November 2017 offers FASA members a special rate of R1 200 per person including VAT – valid before 25th October.  Bookings can be done via www.franchisesummit.co.za. The theme for this year’s Summit is “exponential growth through entrepreneurship” and … Read more

FNB Franchise Leadership Summit Offers Discounts to FASA Members

The annual FNB Franchise Leadership Summit (FNB FLS) taking place at Indaba Hotel, Fourways on Thursday, 16 November 2017 offers FASA members a special rate of R1 200 per person including VAT – valid until the 31st October.  Bookings can be done via www.franchisesummit.co.za. The theme for this year’s Summit is “exponential growth through entrepreneurship” and … Read more

Managing Franchisee Performance Workshop

Franchising Plus will be holding a three-day programme from the 16 – 18th October for people who conduct field visits to franchised as well as company-owned outlets.  For years it has been believed that forms and incentives are the be all and end all of effective field visits. It has been proved that a motivated … Read more

Book for Financial Management Training Course

If you are in business and need a helping hand don’t miss this 2-day Financial Management Training Course conducted by training specialists Franchize Directions. This practical, unintimidating course will empower you to prepare, analyse and discuss: Income Statements Cash Flow vs Profitability Breakeven Analysis Benchmarking examples Balance Sheet Ratio Analysis   DATE: 18TH & 19TH … Read more