There are a handful of coveted fast-food brands in South Africa that you’ll need to win the lotto for if you’re planning on getting your hands on one — or at least jumping the queue a little.
Here’s a list of what some of South Africa’s favourite brands cost to set-up, (excluding 14% Vat and franchise fees, royalties and so on ).
Related: Franchise Sector Overview 2014
Here’s the other clincher, most of the big brands require franchisees to open a number of stores over a few years. For example, KFC franchisees need to be able to open at least five, and Pizza Hut franchisees need R25 million to potentially open up ten units.
Set-up cost (excl Vat)
|Burger King||R5 million|
|Chicken Licken||R3 million|
|Pizza Hut||R2,5 million|
|Fish &Chip Co.||R535 000|