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.
cape town

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.
cape town

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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How to deal with negative online comments.

Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

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

Whose intellectual property is it anyway?

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

Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business

An image of a card in an article about preventing credit card fraud.

How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.

Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

Kafui Awoonor of Kafui Naturals applying beard cream.

A Q&A with Kafui Naturals

Tina Ngxokolo’s story: culture, fashion and business

Maya Liepaz of the Yoco Growth Team.

Meet the Yoco Growth Team

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

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

How to open a retail store

Boniface Chikwenhere of Unique Driftwood Creations.

Growing Unique Driftwood Creations with Yoco Capital

The Yoco popup store in Maponya Mall in Soweto.

Behind the scenes of the first Yoco Pop Up Store in Soweto

Branding on receipts produced buy the Yoco Point of Sale app.

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

An image of the Staff Switching feature in action.

Staff switching: How to make employee management easier

The entrance of Manifest Yoga in Durban.

Yoga in Durban: Niki and Ellen’s yoga journey

An image of an ethernet switch in an article about internet issues.

A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

An image of a store front in an article about beating a sales slump with product.

Beating a sales slump: Working on your product

An image of two parents talking to their child in an article about getting funding from family and friends for your business.

How to ask for funding from family and friends

A picture of a merchant working on the Business Portal.

Filter and export your sales history

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

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

An image of Anna Savage, who runs the I Heart Market in Durban.

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

Sue van der Linde of Iris House offers five tips for fundraising.

Five fundraising tips from Iris House Founder, Sue van der Linde

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.

How Boniface is carving out his future

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

How I went from packing devices to developing software

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

Access to small business funding

The point of sale system at Truth Coffee alongside a Yoco device.

How to choose a Point of Sale system

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

Yoco Capital Update in 2018

A business owner working alongside his employee.

The new minimum wage and how it affects your business

Doing support at night.

Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

Katlego talking about how to build a business at StartUp Grind.

Katlego at Startup Grind: How to build a business

The Yoco team celebrating 10 000 merchants.

Growth lessons: 0 to 10k Yoco merchants

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business