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Your Business DigiMag – your free SME resource

Hot off the press! The latest issue of Your Business DigiMag - free for online reading or download here. Your Business is your free publication that gets straight to the heart of business matters for...
Your Business AprilMay 2021 issue

Get your digital copy of Your Business Magazine, out now!

The April/May 2021 issue of Your Business Magazine is out now, free to you for online reading or download - simply click here! As always, featuring practical and actionable advice to your help your business...

FASA is ready to get stuck in

Following on the heels of the Budget Speech, the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) held its AGM and the board was able to take cognisance of government’s proposed growth plans and dove-tail them...

Digit Fleet Management Solutions, an evolving vehicle tracking system

Digit Fleet Management Solutions has notched up more than 14 years in business, built an impressive network of over 115 active franchise operations across South Africa, and plan to double this capacity in the...
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An affordable start

Low-cost franchise and business opportunities open avenues for entrepreneurs and offer an affordable start.Always dreamed of having your own business, but lacked the capital to take the plunge? The good news is that there...
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How to evaluate a franchise opportunity

When you are faced with the opportunity of investing in a franchise business it is important that you do all your homework. The old adage of 'let the buyer beware' is applicable in this...
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Expanding a South African franchise beyond our borders

According to the latest survey from the Franchise Association of South Africa, 39% of franchisors have businesses outside South African borders.This is equivalent to 1 775 stores in the SA franchise population. Most of...

Factors to consider before entering franchising

Almost every entrepreneur - at some point in their journey - considers going into franchising as a guaranteed route to attaining business success.“Despite the sector having a higher success rate compared to its counterparts,...
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Franchising: Strength in the collective

For franchise brands in particular, success going forward will require franchisors to support their franchisees and customers by pivoting their business models to better suit the changing marketplace. The very nature of franchising as...
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Why would a business consider franchising?

For entrepreneurs with profitable, established business models that demonstrate competence, franchising may be the key to growth and increased competitiveness.Over the last couple of years, we have seen a sharp increase in mergers, acquisitions,...