FASA’s Franchise Convention a Must Attend Event for Stakeholders and Potential Franchisees

In its new format as a comprehensive convention offering  over 50 topics in breakaway sessions, FASA’s Convention has become a must-attend event for all those involved and interested in franchising – whether as a franchisor, a service provide or a potential franchisee. Modelled on the international franchise conventions hosted by some of the members of … Read more

SARS Tax Incentive for the Franchise Sector

FASA is proud to announce the launch of the first Section 12J Venture Capital Company (FASA VCC) for the franchise sector, to be utilised exclusively by accredited members. What this means is that FASA will now be offering its current/new members an opportunity to utilize the FASA VCC in order to attract prospective franchisees. FASA … Read more

ProCell Franchisee Works His Way Up the Success Ladder

When Bongani Mathabela applied for a position as a shop assistant at ProCell’s Botshabelo’s shop in the Free State, he never in his wildest dreams thought he would end up owning one of their franchises. But with the drive and determination to build a bright future for himself, Bongani worked his way up to technician, … Read more

Zanele Shazi of Sherpa Kids Follows Her Passion

With a philosophy of ‘taking good care of all that is entrusted to me’, Zanele Shazi, Sherpa Kids franchisee for the KwaZulu-Natal Highway area, does just that – taking care of children and giving them an enriching experience. With a background in accounting and auditing, Zanele is well-educated in taking care of the business side … Read more

Franchisees Flourish within the Support System of Franchising

In today’s difficult trading environment starting a business or even a franchise does not guarantee success but as one franchisee put it, “I would rather be in business within a franchise system than be facing all these challenges on my own.”  That is what 80% of franchisees surveyed felt about their businesses and would recommend … Read more