Franchise Law Blog

Franchise Convention – 7 April 2016

Franchise Convention  Date: 7 April 2016 The franchise convention is an annual event that takes places one day before the start of the International Franchise Expo. The convention is THE one day in the year where franchise company owners, franchisees and stakeholders...

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Franchise Leadership Summit 2015

In South Africa, franchising contributes about 12% to GDP and there is scope for the growth of this sector. The FNB Franchise Leadership Summit is a premium event aimed at high profile franchisors, high value multi-unit franchisees and stakeholders of the sector. FNB,...

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Young Business Leader Award

Roman’s Pizza CEO John Nicolakakis was announced as a finalist in both the Young Business Leader Award and Young Entrepreneur Award categories, and was recently announced as the joint winner of the Young Business Leader Award, shared with Ashley Uys of Medical...

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FASA – Last seminar of 2015

On Tuesday 13 October 2015 we will host the last breakfast seminar of the year! We have invited the ever popular Mr Justice Malala to discuss his take on the political landscape for 2016 in view of the municipal elections in particular. Mr Ben Booysen will also do a...

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First KFC franchise in Zimbabwe

Country Bird Holdings CEO Marthinus Stander confirmed that the first KFC franchise was opened in Zimbabwe in July 2014. He noted that initial demand and support for KFC had been encouraging, despite the difficult economic conditions still experienced in Zimbabwe. The...

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FASA Speed Networking Seminar

FASA Speed Networking Seminar. What do you mean you are not addicted to our speed networking seminars? Book now as seats are limited and join the monthly addicts! The next FASA speed networking seminar is taking place on Tuesday 12 August 2014 and as usual, we have...

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International Franchise Expo 2013

Are you a franchise looking to expand? Then the International Franchise Expo 2013 (IFE) is the perfect opportunity to show thousands of visitors what you offer. Flaunt your recipe for success by booking your stand now and have the opportunity to speak directly to...

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Franchise Ideas

Buying a franchise is an alternative option for entrepreneurs who don’t want the risks of starting a new business. Franchising is a public business format and people recognize a franchise business because it carries a well known trademark and brand. South Africa has...

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Franchise Attorneys

Franchise Attorneys Smit & Van Wyk, Inc. intellectual property attorneys include patent, trademark, copyright and franchise attorneys. The franchise attorneys at Smit & Van Wyk, Inc. specialise in franchise agreement assessments for franchisees and setting up...

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