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Read articles and stories about Cape Town-based businesses. Find out how business owners are doing it in the Mother City.

At a Sushi Box in Cape Town.
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Sushi Box unboxes its potential with Yoco Capital

When Sushi Box was looking to open new locations Yoco Capital was there to give them a boost. Christo Bornman chats about using Yoco Capital.

A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.
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How Boniface is carving out his future

Unique Driftwood Creations: Yoco Merchant #11 395

Boniface Chikwenhere of Unique Driftwood Creations.
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Growing Unique Driftwood Creations with Yoco Capital

Access to funding is crucial for small businesses, even business like Unique Driftwood Creations. Boniface explains how it has helped him.

Natasha Napoli, the owner of Nourish'd Cafe in Cape Town.
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How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

See how Natasha went from working in her dad’s restaurant to making Nourish’d Cafe, and the winding path to Costa Rica and back in between.

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.
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Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

Sine Ndlela has a passion for ice cream. She’s going places, doing things the right way and taking us all on a delectable journey.

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.
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Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

We visited Baseline Coffee to learn more about how they make their business sustainable and how you can apply this in your business.

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.
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The story of Beerhouse

Check out the story behind Beerhouse, the fastest growing hub for beer in South Africa and how they use Yoco in their business.

Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped teaches Yoco employees how to wrap a turban.
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How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

Learn how value-added marketing can help bring you closer to your customers and increase your brand relevance with Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped.

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.
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How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

Dustin from Ground Art Caffe chats about how he has simplified his cafe’s financial management process using Yoco and Xero.

Kafui Awoonor of Kafui Naturals applying beard cream.
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A Q&A with Kafui Naturals

If something doesn’t work you can complain about it or change it. See how Kafui Naturals is making an impact in the black beauty market.

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Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.

The story of Beerhouse

An image showing the workspace for an entrepreneur.

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

Balanced rocks in article about the right work-life balance as an entrepreneur.

The right work-life balance for entrepreneurs

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

A Yoco device and Ultimate Bike accessories.

How Jean Botha is growing Ultimate Bike with Yoco Capital

Geoff Noble of Colombo Coffee in Durban.

5 pieces of advice from Colombo Coffee

Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.

Passion fuels the fire that lights up Smokin’ Joe’s

An image of Ncedile Nkonyana, one of the software developers.

How I went from packing devices to developing software

Jennifer Cernades of Orejen in Johannesburg.

Orejen: Opening the door to business

An image of a lawyer signing a contract for a new small business.

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

Bryan of Rootbar.

How Rootbar took root

Shannon McLaughlin in the Ubuntu Baba factory in a story about protecting intellectual property.

Whose intellectual property is it anyway?

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.

Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

An infographic showing the top uses for business funding.

The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

An image in an article on improving your small businesses online presence.

Improve your small business’s online presence

An image of Yoco being sold at DigiCape in an article about tips for selling on consignment.

4 tips for selling on consignment

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

Tips on taking your business to the next level.

Business tips to go the next level

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

Using Yoco to grow the coffee industry.

Driving growth in the coffee industry using technology and data

A lego image on building partnership.

Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

An image in an article about how returning customers will help you grow your business.

Returning customers: The key to growing your business

An image of the Yoco Point of Sale App.

Are you getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale App?

Orange speaker on a wall in an article about marketing trends.

Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business

An image of a coffee shop in an article on beating a sales slump.

Beat the sales slump: Working on your marketing

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.

The making of Legends Barbershop

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story