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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The Yoco offices in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

Growing your business with small businesses

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

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Entrepreneurs talking to each other at a Yoco Meets event.

Yoco Meets: Connecting entrepreneurs

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 beach promenade in summer.

Is your business ready for Summer?

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.

Finding a niche market with Thilo’s Timeless Closet

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COVID-19: How to sanitise your card machine

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

Tax 2019: What you need to know about tax on businesses

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Where to find business advice, guidance and inspiration

Lethabo Mokoena of Walk Fresh.

Walk Fresh: Stepping up the game

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

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

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

How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

Meg and Kirsten of the Yoco People Team.

Meet the Yoco People Team

The ladies of La Blosh Nail Boutique.

Taking La Blosh Nail Boutique to the next level

The entrance of Manifest Yoga in Durban.

Yoga in Durban: Niki and Ellen’s yoga journey

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

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

A room full of workers in article about employee rights.

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

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

Meet the cyclists of Velokhaya

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

4 tips for selling on consignment

The Yoco Product Development team.

Meet the Yoco Product Team

Using Yoco to grow the coffee industry.

Driving growth in the coffee industry using technology and data

Jennifer Cernades of Orejen in Johannesburg.

Orejen: Opening the door to business

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start selling at markets

Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.

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

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story

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

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

Natasha Napoli, the owner of Nourish'd Cafe in Cape Town.

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

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A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

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

How I went from packing devices to developing software