the market

The market stall is great for starting or growing your business. Selling at the market is a learning curve; get lessons on how to make your stall a success.

An image of a Yoco merchant pairing their device in article about the cheapest data bundles.
the market

The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

Using your phone or tablet with your card machine makes your business truly mobile. Check our survey to find the cheapest data bundles.

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

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

Anna Savage, of I Heart Market, is a new-wave business person. She has her own rules, an eclectic CV, and a drive to support Durban business.

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.
insights and advice

How to start selling at markets

Tons of work goes into reaching the point where you’re at a market and making sales. Get tips on how to start selling at markets – successfully!

A list of December markets in South Africa.
seasonal businesses

The best December markets

We may not have snow as a background, but our best December markets are top-notch. Find the best places to shop in the festive season.

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

Yoco Capital Update in 2018

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

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

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Set up your store

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

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

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

How to choose a Point of Sale system

A pic of the guys at Colombo Coffee in Durban in an article about motivating your employees.

Motivating your employees in busy times

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

How to deal with negative online comments.

Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them

Maya Liepaz of the Yoco Growth Team.

Meet the Yoco Growth Team

An image of the new Yoco Tap feature.

Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience

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

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

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

An image of a open store with no customers in an article about beating a sales slump.

Beat a sales slump: Working on yourself

A busy restaurant over the holiday period in an article about managing staff.

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

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

Improve your small business’s online presence

Business books to help you grow

Books to help you grow your business

An image of the Yoco Business Portal.

Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

An image of the Yoco Point of Sale App.

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

Meg and Kirsten of the Yoco People Team.

Meet the Yoco People Team

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

Gugu Nkabinde, CEO and founder of Gugu Intimates.

Gugu Intimates: Nude underwear for African women

An area that is being cleaned up by Durban Green Corridors.

Green Corridors: Looking after Durban

An image of a Yoco merchant pairing their device in article about the cheapest data bundles.

The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

Right place, right time: launching the Yoco Bree Street Store

Why your business needs to start accepting card payments.

5 reasons your business should be accepting card payments

The Yoco team celebrating 10 000 merchants.

Growth lessons: 0 to 10k Yoco merchants

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

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

The Hope on Hopkins distillery in Cape Town.

Hands on at Hope on Hopkins

An image in the tax guide for small business.

Tax Guide for Small Business Structures in SA

An image for an article about tipping in restaurants.

Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them