Rumsy’s Noose: why their donuts are so special
"Donuts are among the brightest stars in the constellation of our romance."
Everything you need to know about the SnapScan Wallet
We’ve answered all your questions about the SnapScan Wallet.
6 ways SnapLinks can help you process online payments faster
Both you and your customers will love this convenient payment solution.
10 side hustle ideas you can turn into a small business
Use your skills to help you earn some extra income
6 ways SnapScan can help your business collect payments
Get paid in a snap with our range of payment solutions.
The SnapScan Wallet: the digital account you didn’t know you needed
Send money in snap, or budget your expenses.
SnapLinks: making remote payments quick and easy
If there’s one thing your customers won’t say no to, it’s convenience.
8 things you should consider when creating an online store
Creating an online store doesn't have to be an overwhelming experience.
More than QR codes: how to pay with your SnapScan app
From QR codes to in-app donations. Use the SnapScan app to make easy payments.
4 easy-to-use ecommerce platforms you can use to build your online store
Find a platform that suits the needs of your small business.
Sunshine Sprouting Co: the best veggie burger you’ll try
The Sunshine Sprouting Co, owned by Elisha Madzivadondo, serves delicious vegan burgers in Cape Town.
Get rewarded with Jozibucks when you shop local and #SupportJozi
Airbnb’s Support Jozi, Shop Local campaign will inject over R500 000 worth of vouchers into...
Silence the beeping meter: recharge electricity in a snap
Is 500m far enough to justify ordering a taxi so you can go to a...
ABALOBI: “Fish with a story”
ABALOBI has been taking the local tech, culinary, and sustainability scenes by storm.
Fabricate: supporting local designers
Fabricate champions locally made products, and supports designers starting out.
Tip4Change: a cashless way to show your gratitude
It's an easy way to thank workers for services rendered.
8 amazing online stores where you can snap
Say hello to a snappy online shopping experience.
4 tips to stay safe while shopping online
Shopping online is wonderful, stay safe with these easy tips.
16 (mostly) free online tools that’ll help you grow your small business
Use these nifty tools to drive your business forward.
6 factors you should consider when starting a business
Use these tips to turn your idea into an operating business.
How to build rapport with your customers to increase sales
How can you connect with customers, build their trust, and increase sales?
How to use Instagram to sell your products
Capitalise on Instagram’s reach to sell your products to a larger audience.
How we make Shopify work for our online shop
Use Shopify and SnapScan for easy online payments.
Tapi Tapi: serving inspiration with every scoop
Pop in for some ice cream, leave with a story.
4 tips to easily optimise your online store
Is the cart becoming the new Wishlist?
The Wren Design: turning paper into something extraordinary
Learn how the eco-friendly company is giving paper new life.
Umthunzi Farming Community: Feed your inspiration
Umthunzi Farming Community is a marketplace for seasonal, organic #vegwithanimpact, grown by small-scale farmers.
Support local Franschhoek eateries and get rewarded with Hoekcoin
Who doesn't love a lazy afternoon or weekend in the Franschhoek valley?
HerMerakai: nurturing her passion into a flourishing business
The multi-talented entrepreneur shares how she wove all her passions into one business.
Hack week BTS: a little gratitude goes a long way
If you had a week to make anything you wanted, what would you build? For...
Shop your local faves at these snappy online stores
Feel your dopamine levels increase as you pay in a snap.
6 incredible non-profit organisations you can support in a snap
Spread some kindness by donating to a cause that’s close to your heart.
10 tips to increase donations from online campaigns
Use social media to spread awareness about your organisation.
Stellenbucks: kickstarting a community economy
SnapScan worked with the Visit Stellenbosch team to create Stellenbucks.
How to build rapport through active listening
It’s important for people to feel heard and understood.
Folha Plant Shop: an eden in the city
Folha offers a literal breath of fresh air, nestled in Cape Town's bustling streets.
Hannah Lavery: comfortable is the new powerful
Hannah Lavery's fashion encompasses the midpoint between pyjamas and power suits.
Laundry Solutions 360°: providing a cashless way to do laundry
No more scraping together coins for the laundromat.
Hack week BTS: a jukebox and some SnapSongs
Building a jukebox was a long-standing idea that kept sneaking its way into conversations.
A guide on invoicing for small businesses
Find a solution that suits your small business needs
The big design switch: moving from Adobe XD to Figma
Why our product team changed design tools in the middle of our busiest season.
Love Books: a book lover’s dream
Learn more about Love Books' business journey.
Sealand Gear: turning yacht sails into responsible sales
Ever thought to wear old yacht sails on your back? The Sealand crew sure did!
Grumpy & Runt: love in every bite
Opening a restaurant isn't easy, opening 17 days before lockdown is extraordinary
Blood Orange: the sisterhood of the travelling dungarees
The female powerhouse with tips on how to turn your idea into reality.
Volunteer Wildfire Services: holding the line between fire and fynbos
The group of volunteers braving the wilderness to fight fires.
In good company: deciding how to structure your business
Is a sole proprietorship or company best for you?
Feat.: weaving curiosity into every aspect of their business
Adventurous designs are the hallmark of this gifting business.
Behind the scenes of SnapScan’s hack week
Give your engineering team (and company) a boost with a hack week.
8 communication tips for success in sales
Effective communication is a key component in securing sales and building rapport.
How UX shaped the evolution of the SnapScan Wallet
Get a peek behind the product design curtain
What is the importance of diversity and inclusivity in tech?
"Sure, your team is more diverse, but is it better?"
Good advice: 6 tips for aspiring small business owners
Learn the lessons these entrepreneurs picked up while running their businesses.
How to get funding for your small business
Learn what types of funding are available and where to apply.
What is psychological safety in the workplace and why does it matter?
No one wants to leave part of their personality and inner life at home.
9 money management tips to keep your small business afloat
Tackling your finances doesn’t have to be a daunting experience.
Dr Pachanga: the cure to the style blues
You're bound to find something for everyone at this local fashion brand.
An essential guide to online marketing for small businesses
Get noticed by customers online with these useful tools.
SUPERWOOF: going above and beyond to treat their clients
Book your dogs into this Dog Hotel and Daycare for a pawsome experience.
XEN4: coworking spaces and what to consider
Ditch the dining room table for uncapped wifi and complimentary coffee.
What do Beijing and Stellenbosch have in common?
On September 1st, 2016, I arrived in Beijing for my masters degree, bleary-eyed after 24...
Holy Macaroni: serving divine bowls of a timeless classic
This is not your average bowl of mac and cheese.
Nude Foods: the intimate details of growing a sustainable business
The eco-friendly store is on a mission to make plastic-free living easy and accessible.
Dryad Press: amplifying local voices
Providing an avenue for critical voices to be heard in South Africa is vital
The Perfect Cup: the magic beans of Parkview
The perfect stop for a delicious coffee and tasty meal.
Up Cycles: a fun way to explore the city
Rent a dutch-styled bike for an adventure with a view.
Dope Burger Co.: crafting food infused with passion and flavour
Add some flavour to your weekend in the form of some dope burgers.
Flower Café: helping you unleash your inner florist
Swing by whenever you need to stop and smell the roses.
Molweni Coffee: the perfect blend of caffeine and enthusiasm
Say hello to good coffee and great service.
Sepial’s Kitchen: delivering joy with every bite
Delight your taste buds with Korean street food from Sepial’s Kitchen.
How to market your business using Facebook and WhatsApp
A step-by-step guide on how to use these popular platforms to reach potential customers.
GoDriveIn: reviving a classic pastime to support a community
Take a trip down memory lane with GoDriveIn.
The Fussy Vegan: using customer loyalty to scale their business
This vegan food joint will leave you craving more.
8 great blogging tips for small business owners
Use this advice to gain your audience’s trust and turn them into customers.
4 easy ways to have authentic interactions with your customers
Authentic interactions are crucial to building a solid rapport with customers.
Oddbox: delivering on their promise of freshness
The online fruit and veg delivery business provides fresh produce every week.
Ride In Café: the perfect place to refuel your body and mind
Stop for their refreshments, stay for the view.
Genesis: raising businesses to conquer unemployment
We partnered with the UCT Genesis Project to assist budding entrepreneurs.
14 things to consider when buying a POS system for your business
Level up your business tools to improve your customer service.
11 online business ideas for budding entrepreneurs
Become your own boss when you start one of these online businesses.
How To Choose The Best Card Machine For Your Business
Equip your business with the tools it needs to succeed.
Bangbang Vintage Market: crafting their path to success
Explore the store for some good old-fashioned fun.
How to set up the WooCommerce SnapScan Payment Gateway
Follow these instructions to set up your SnapScan Payment Gateway in a snap!
RWD Honeybees: sweeter than honey
This buzzing business combines purpose with passion
Everything you need to know about the SnapStore Pro card machine
Add a little snappiness to your business with this all-in-one device.
Cape Crossfit: from humble beginnings to a fitness powerhouse
Elevate your fitness at this game-changing fitness destination.
LOCAL Brewery & Co: building a business that feels like home
Go for the beer, stay for the atmosphere.
Sweet Lionheart: baking a better business
Celebrate every occasion with one of these awe-spiring treats.
How to cultivate a thriving company culture in a hybrid landscape
Learn how SnapScan champions engaged teams for productivity and retention.
Sisterhood of success: 5 practical tips for aspiring business owners
Maximise your business potential with these proven tips!
6 ways to improve the efficiency of your online store
Use these plugins to automate some of your processes.
5 reasons why your online store needs our WooCommerce Payment Gateway
Streamline your online payment process with our nifty plugin.
11 mobile tools that will streamline your business operations
Boost your productivity no matter where you’re working from