Category: YocoLife


Life at Yoco: Our Staff Stories – Nick Jacobs

This month we hear from Nick Jacobs, Senior Software Engineer, and his big move to South Africa.  It was 2013 and I was capping off 25 years in financial services with a stint at Barclays in London. But what was my next? Where to now? I’d been thinking about ‘doing


Sneak Peek: Behind the scenes of the first Yoco Pop Up Store in Soweto

We’re for the entrepreneurs. The do-ers, dreamers and creators. The challengers, rebels and believers. And now we’re bringing that experience to life. We’re excited to introduce to you the very first Yoco Pop Up Store! We’ll be in Maponya Mall across from Clicks, from August to October. A home for small


Learnings from setting up the Yoco Store

At Yoco we are the venture for Small and Medium Sized businesses (SMBs). We are our customers! In October 2017, we opened the doors to our first retail outlet in Parkhurst, Johannesburg. With the majority of our card reader sales and sign-ups taking place through the Yoco online store, this


A new product, a new home, and a very special event

Being a tech company, we love the digital space. We value the instant access to information, the speed, the emoticons and the ability to collaborate and help people no matter where they are in the world. In fact, last month alone the Yoco team sent 92 000 messages to each

Yoco Point of Sale

The Yoco Point of Sale Update

From the first day we went live with Yoco in 2014, we knew we wanted to build out our solutions and create even more value for small business owners. Specifically, the businesses that are all too often ignored by other service providers. Current point of sale systems that are available


We’re Opening Our First Retail Store

After two years of having the fortune of working closely with what is now more than 13,000 businesses, we felt that an important next step in our story would be to offer our customers a space where they could experience our products firsthand. And so, we’re delighted to announce the