Sector Focus

Sector Focus

Restaurant franchises are overcoming the challenges presented by the economic downturn, high operating costs and increasing competition.

With the economy showing a slow recovery and the interest rate remaining low, is property still a risky sector to invest in?

Answer these three key questions to form the basis of your real estate broker business plan.

The quick service restaurant sector remains a firm favourite for cash-strapped, time-hungry consumers looking for convenience and value.

If you have a passion for cars and are looking for an opportunity to become your own boss, you should be considering an automotive franchise.

Comprising a diverse range of business lines, the beauty industry aims to help us feel, look and smell our best.

One of the fastest growing sectors in the world, tourism is unpredictable and volatile. Understanding the trends and looking at forward projections will help future business owners make the right decisions.

Franchises that focus on serving the needs of children and their families offer huge opportunities for people with the right mindset. Here is how to start a childcare business.
Peter and John Baladakis

Peter and John Baladakis are no strangers to success. They own several successful Pick n Pay franchise outlets. monique verduyn chats to john about his 16 years of experience in business.

Running a funeral business can be lucrative, but you must determine whether it’s the right venture for you.
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The secrets to making your franchise concept attractive to franchisees.
Female Franchisee

Do you have what it takes to be a successful restaurateur? Our franchise expert offers some words of wisdom.

A look at the current trends in franchising in South Africa and what’s driving them.


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