STEADY GROWTH THE KEY TO FRANCHISE SUCCESS IN SOUTH AFRICA

The Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA)’s third franchise survey has become the industry’s benchmark on franchising’s growth trajectory and tracks the trends, successes and challenges facing both the franchisor and franchisee. “Despite the hard trading times over the past seven years, franchising has held its own year-on-year in every respect – from showing long-term … Read moreSTEADY GROWTH THE KEY TO FRANCHISE SUCCESS IN SOUTH AFRICA

EVENTS TO DIARISE

Important Dates

FRANCHISING PLUS RUNS OPERATIONAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT COURSE 9 – 10 June 2015 8h30 – 16h00 Wild Olive Guesthouse, Centurion, Gauteng This 2-day programme is aimed at providing the non-financial manager with insight into the complexities of finance as well as operational financial management. It addresses the most important and common financial issues, is practical and … Read moreEVENTS TO DIARISE

SPOTLIGHT ON…. OBC CHICKEN & MEAT – FRANCHISOR OF THE YEAR 2015

OBC Chicken and Meat

FASA’s most prestigious award – that of Franchisor of the Year for 2015 was awarded recently to OBC Chicken & Meat. The award, part of FASA’s annual awards, celebrates the success of the franchisor who has made a significant impact in the marketplace and who has, through effective business management and marketing, achieved outstanding financial … Read moreSPOTLIGHT ON…. OBC CHICKEN & MEAT – FRANCHISOR OF THE YEAR 2015

HIGHLIGHTS OF FASA’S FRANCHISE CONVENTION

John Baladakis welcoming delegates to Convention

The Franchise Convention presented annually by FASA has become an institution. It gives established and prospective franchisors, franchisees and others with an interest in franchising an opportunity to hear from industry experts what is going to happen in the fast-moving world of franchising and beyond. The more than 125 delegates who attended proceedings were treated … Read moreHIGHLIGHTS OF FASA’S FRANCHISE CONVENTION

FASA welcomes International Fast Food Brands to the Franchising fold

Following the announcement that international franchise brands Domino’s Pizza and Pizza Hut will be joining already established Burger King as new entrants into the franchise fast food sector, the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) welcomes them and looks forward to accrediting them as full members of the association in due course. According to Executive … Read moreFASA welcomes International Fast Food Brands to the Franchising fold

FASA’s Networking Breakfast presents another Blockbuster Event

Regulars at FASA’s Speed Networking Seminar Series have come to realise that every event surpasses the previous one in relevance of the topics chosen and the quality of the presenters. The September event was no exception. World-renowned strategist Graeme Codrington talked about the new world of work while Mynhardt Oosthuizen, franchisor of the Oasis Water … Read moreFASA’s Networking Breakfast presents another Blockbuster Event

Attend the September FASA Networking Breakfast – Tuesday 9th September at Mike’s Kitchen, Bryanston

Networking Breakfast

As FASA’s networking breakfasts become more popular and with seats limited, book now to attend this worthwhile event which includes a fun speed networking session and top speakers. September’s breakfast seminar will have world renowned strategist Graeme Codrington who will discuss the ‘new world of work’ – including the evolving HR issues for small business … Read moreAttend the September FASA Networking Breakfast – Tuesday 9th September at Mike’s Kitchen, Bryanston

Outspoken Mike Said says it like it is at FASA’s Networking Breakfast

Mike Said

Attendees at FASA’s August networking breakfast were treated to the honest, open and very entertaining Mike Said of Brand Strategy – who highlighted some home truths about franchise success, sustainability and customer service. With his many years in franchising, Mike believes that the magic number in franchising is 75. That’s the point where, with 75 … Read moreOutspoken Mike Said says it like it is at FASA’s Networking Breakfast