fashion businesses

Interesting stories and style from fashion businesses in South Africa. Find out how others have made their way in fashion.

durban

Afrikan Passion Designs: A line of love & eco-edge

The innovative approach that grew Afrikan Passion Designs – Nombuso Khanyile and Nisbert Kembo’s leather shoe and bag business.

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.
cape town

Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit

Can you be sustainable and be profitable? Alistair Barnes from Ballo Fashion talks to us about how his business does it.

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.
cape town

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

Adam and Joshua started Granadilla Swimwear as a love note to Cape Town summers. Now their business is heating up. Read their story.

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.
durban

Finding a niche market with Thilo’s Timeless Closet

Thilo has made her name by providing a unique service to an overlooked part of the fashion market. Here’s how she found her market niche.

fashion businesses

Tina Ngxokolo’s story: culture, fashion and business

Tina Ngxokolo has a love for Xhosa culture that comes through in her fashion creations. Read about how she is making it in the industry.

Gugu Nkabinde, CEO and founder of Gugu Intimates.
fashion businesses

Gugu Intimates: Nude underwear for African women

Meet Gugu. Founder of Gugu Intimates and Yoco merchant #10 703. Her goal is to make African woman feel comfortable in their skin. Here’s how.

Tshepo the Jean Maker and his employees.
fashion businesses

A man of the denim cloth

Tshepo Mohlala: Yoco Merchant #24 597

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.
fashion businesses

Shoe No. 14

Bathu: Yoco Merchant #26 828

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.
fashion businesses

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

Project Inflamed is the brainchild of Lizwe Thabethe. An exciting menswear label making moves in the Joburg fashion scene.

Lethabo Mokoena of Walk Fresh.
fashion businesses

Walk Fresh: Stepping up the game

Read the Walk Fresh story rewriting the township narrative. Lethabo is all about creating hope with his sneaker cleaning business.

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A new feature from Yoco that allows you to add tabs to an order.

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

A barista in an article about increasing tips the Yoco way.

How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.

The story of Beerhouse

Arlene Mulder, cofounder of WeThinkCode_.

Arlene Mulder solves the digital skills gap

Tips on taking your business to the next level.

Business tips to go the next level

The Olive Branch Deli in an article about stock management.

How can I keep track of all my stock?

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How to set up a simple online store with Shopify

An article about the stages of business growth.

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off

Geoff Noble of Colombo Coffee in Durban.

5 pieces of advice from Colombo Coffee

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

The right work-life balance for entrepreneurs

How to deal with negative online comments.

Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

Afrikan Passion Designs: A line of love & eco-edge

An image of the new Yoco Tap feature.

Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience

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

4 tips for selling on consignment

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.

Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

An image of a piggy bank in an article about using personal accounts for business.

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google

An image of the Yoco Business Portal.

Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

The Yoco offices in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

Growing your business with small businesses

Yoco Capital, a unique short-term working solution for small businesses.

Yoco Capital Update in 2018

The top apps for entrepreneurs.

Top 8 apps for entrepreneurs

A man selling ice cream on Cape Town's beaches.

A Lolly To Make You Jolly on Cape Town’s beaches

A photograph of the Yoco data team.

Meet the Yoco Data Team

A image of a candle in the loadshedding article.

Loadshedding and your business

Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped teaches Yoco employees how to wrap a turban.

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

The ladies of La Blosh Nail Boutique.

Taking La Blosh Nail Boutique to the next level

New Year's fireworks in an article about setting up your business for the new year.

Get your business off to the right start in the new year

Chapel Leather in Cape Town.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Advanced Features

Julie Taylor, founder of Guns & Rain.

How to go from corporate to business

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

An image for an article about tipping in restaurants.

Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

A closeup of a rand note.

Do you really need business capital?

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.

The making of Legends Barbershop

A beach promenade in summer.

Is your business ready for Summer?