food, drink and hospitality

The food, drink and hospitality business is competitive and it can be difficult to gain a foothold. Get advice and insights to help you make it.

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.
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The return of The Stack

After a tough couple of years The Stack in Cape Town is back. Find out how this member’s club got its groove back with the help of Yoco.

Bryan of Rootbar.
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How Rootbar took root

Find out the story behind Rootbar and how it got going. Bryan and Collete recount the beginnings of their story as business owners.

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

4 tips for selling on consignment

Boniface Chikwenhere of Unique Driftwood Creations.

Growing Unique Driftwood Creations with Yoco Capital

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story

Tech and tools for your business.

Tools for your business

Zandile Tlhapi of Baby Friendly at her baby store in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

Zandile Tlhapi: The first home-grown baby store in Khayelitsha

A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.

How Boniface is carving out his future

The Yoco offices in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

Growing your business with small businesses

Tips on taking your business to the next level.

Business tips to go the next level

Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.

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

Chapel Leather in Cape Town.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Advanced Features

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

Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business

A BMX rider on top of a container at Velokhaya Cycling Academy.

Meet the cyclists of Velokhaya

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

The Yoco Go and its packaging.

Yoco Go reviews

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Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

An image of Mandisa Mjamba, a software developer on Open by Yoco.

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

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

Whose intellectual property is it anyway?

An article about the stages of business growth.

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off

Business books to help you grow

Books to help you grow your business

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

Yoco Capital Update in 2018

Arlene Mulder, cofounder of WeThinkCode_.

Arlene Mulder solves the digital skills gap

The Yoco Product Development team.

Meet the Yoco Product Team

Coins spilling out of a jar in an article about finding funding for your small business.

Top funding options for small businesses

A image of a candle in the loadshedding article.

Loadshedding and your business

Gugu Nkabinde, CEO and founder of Gugu Intimates.

Gugu Intimates: Nude underwear for African women

An image of the Staff Switching feature in action.

Staff switching: How to make employee management easier

A picture of a merchant working on the Business Portal.

Filter and export your sales history

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.

Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

A Yoco device and Ultimate Bike accessories.

How Jean Botha is growing Ultimate Bike with Yoco Capital

An image of a store open sign in an article about opening a retail store.

How to open a retail store

Eben Uys, founder of Mad Giant Brewery, shares what he has learnt from building his modest brewery into a world-class destination.

Business lessons from Mad Giant Brewery

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

An image of South Africa rand notes in an article about small business funding.

Access to small business funding

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.

Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

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

Improve your small business’s online presence