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 moreTraining funds and franchisee start up funds for members

9 Year old A+ Student takes 2nd place at the junior mental calculation world championships in Germany

Against stiff international competition, education franchise, A+Students learner Stiaan Scheepers who is only 9 years old achieved a 2nd place at the Junior Mental Calculation World Championship which took place in Bielefeld, Germany on Monday 24th September 2018. Chairlady and founder of A+Students was the first to congratulate Stiaan on his momentous achievement only minutes … Read more9 Year old A+ Student takes 2nd place at the junior mental calculation world championships in Germany

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 moreCalling all Franchisees

2018 Sanlam Survey Result highlights for Franchisors

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According to FASA Chairman and MD of the OBC Group, Tony Da Fonseca, “it’s been a tough trading season for most if not all industries so it is reassuring to see that our sector is weathering this tough economy better than most. The increase in GDP contribution is encouraging but has to be viewed against … Read more2018 Sanlam Survey Result highlights for Franchisors

Franchisee Satisfaction in the Franchise Industry – Survey Results

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Sanlam, the sponsor of the FASA Franchise Surveys, Jannie Rossouw, Head of Sanlam Business Market says: “Successful business ownership is critical to the South African economy and franchising is a massive contributor. As sponsor of the annual FASA franchise survey, we are passionate about helping business people succeed on every level and we believe the … Read moreFranchisee Satisfaction in the Franchise Industry – Survey Results

Franchise Survey Reflects both the challenges and the resilience of the sector

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In our volatile environment that throws socio, economic and political curve balls on an almost daily basis, the Franchise Association of South Africa’s latest franchise survey, sponsored by Sanlam, shows that, of all the business formats and across all sectors, franchising, through its unique business format, continues to show growth and resilience despite challenging conditions … Read moreFranchise Survey Reflects both the challenges and the resilience of the sector

Is Online Delivery Helping to Sustain South Africa’s Fast Food Industry?

Whether it’s a weekend temptation or a mid-week emergency dinner, fast food has been the convenient choice for most South Africans, with the industry enjoying robust growth over the past 10 years. However, for the first time in many years, the income from fast food and take-away outlets have declined substantially during the first half … Read moreIs Online Delivery Helping to Sustain South Africa’s Fast Food Industry?

Food Lover’s Eatery – The Trendy and Smart Food Solution for Sandton Urbanites

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Leading Fresh Produce Retailer, Food Lover’s Market, has launched its first Food Lover’s Eatery in Gauteng. The trendy new store already has Sandton regulars buzzing with its chic urban store design and trendy food offerings and service. The contemporary new store is located on Rivonia Road’s chic new retail mall, The MARC and sits alongside … Read moreFood Lover’s Eatery – The Trendy and Smart Food Solution for Sandton Urbanites

3 Major New Labour Laws that Every South African Needs to know About

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Parliament’s Select Committee on Economic and Business Development recently passed a series of Labour Bills which will affect a broad range of labour issues including minimum wage, parental leave, disputes and strike action. The Bills will now be placed before a plenary sitting of the National Council of Provinces. If adopted, the Bills will be … Read more3 Major New Labour Laws that Every South African Needs to know About

Proudly South African joins the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) for a Supply Chain Transformation Workshop

Proudly South African joins the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) for a Supply Chain Transformation Workshop. The Franchise Association of South Africa is committed to assisting its members build more inclusive supply chains and is looking to the country’s buy local advocacy campaign group to identify companies that can contribute to this transformation as … Read moreProudly South African joins the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) for a Supply Chain Transformation Workshop