Be part of FASA’s 2019 40th Anniversary Franchise Manual

The 2019 Franchise Manual, the official annual directory for the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) will take a journey through time celebrating the Franchise Association’s 40th anniversary as the representative body for the franchising sector. To be part of this anniversary issue – either as a FASA member, a prospective franchisor or a supplier … Read more

FNB Franchise Leadership Summit gives FASA members preferential rates.

FNB is hosting the 7th Franchise Leadership Summit at Montecasino on Tuesday, 13 November 2018. Themed ‘Equipping you to future proof your franchise’, the summit encourages discussion amongst high calibre franchisors and industry stakeholders and is offering FASA members a special rate of R1 200 per person. The dialogue will include exploring the impact of … Read more

Training funds and franchisee start up funds for members

Join FASA in their job creation and empowerment project – training funds and franchisee start up funds for members In the face of increased unemployment to 28.2 percent, FASA’s recent franchise surveys, sponsored by Sanlam, shows that the franchise sector is playing its part with an increase in the total number of people employed in the … Read more

Calling all Franchisees

The success of franchising is largely due to the handful of franchisors, who, almost forty years ago, got together to formalise the business format of franchising along international ethical standards and laid the foundation for what is today the Franchise Association of South Africa. Today the franchise sector boasts around 865 business systems, 45 011 … Read more

PAYING TOO MUCH TAX? Here’s a SARS Tax Incentive for the Franchise Sector

The Franchise Association of Southern Africa (FASA) is one of the first associations to launch a Section 12J Venture Capital Company (the FASA VCC) in the franchise sector to be utilised exclusively by accredited members. It has partnered with a financial consulting firm Jaltech to provide its members with exclusive access to an approved FASA … Read more