Pastelaria Princesa, based in Johannesburg, is an independent food retail business that offers a selection of pastries, coffees and light meals. Owner, Mr Jose Ferreira says that a growing number of customers are opting to pay by card these days, which meant they needed an easy way to accept cashless transactions in the shop.
When you run an independent retail outlet that sells motorbikes, off-road quads, scooters, and all the accessories that go with biking these days, you need fast and effective ways to accept payments.
We know how tough it can be for business owners to access cash in today’s challenging economy. Sometimes, even while you know your store is making money, cash flow just isn’t on your side when you really need it.
Access to working capital can be a challenge for independent businesses operating in today’s challenging economy. Sometimes your cash could get tied up, meaning those leads on discount stock or an opportunity to renovate the shop has to be put on hold.