Festive Season Checklist

The festive season is nearly here and so is the need to make sure that all your boxes are ticked. To help you over silly season Merchant Capital has.

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Black Friday not necessarily a “Black & White” decision for small business growth

Black Friday, once only a North American marketing frenzy, has quickly been adopted by the South African retail market. But just because everyone else.

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5 Big Benefits to an Online Reservation System

If your small business relies on telephonic reservations as a core component, you may be familiar with some of these daily downfalls: Like bad lines.

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The Pros and Cons of Seasonal Business

In an ever-changing global economy, entrepreneurs are seeking out inventive ways to find competitive success while balancing work with life. Opening a.

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Great people make businesses great

“The customer is always right” is an all too familiar mantra famous for putting staff at the back of a very long line of clients. But in actuality, the.

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Pop-Up Shops

A Pop-Up Shop, otherwise known as ‘flash retailing’, is a temporary retail space that takes up short-term occupancy in order to market brands and sell.

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Technology In Retail Business

The manager runs up to a patron in his busy restaurant, with a concerned frown on his face saying, “Sir, I just wanted to check everything is okay with.

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People: Your most valuable asset

As a business owner your people are your most valuable asset. They deal with your customers on a daily basis, and it’s up to them to make sure every.

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Networking: It’s who you know

At Merchant Capital we understand that running a business means there is limited time to breathe. There’s no chance you could squeeze a casual chat.

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5 things to consider this Spring

There is something special and symbolic about the date 1 September. It is the beginning of Spring. The days suddenly start to feel warmer and longer,.

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How embracing technology can help your business thrive

At Merchant Capital we understand that time is money and that it is the one thing you can’t get more of. As a business owner, at some point you must.

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How to capitalise on seasonal fluctuations

No matter what line of business you are in there is a very good chance that you are affected by seasonal fluctuations. In many cases businesses.

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