BUSINESS STUDIES GRADE 10: Case Study Time: 2 hours Total: 100 Read the following profile on the King Pie Franchise and the complete the tasks below: King Pie...Winners of FASA Franchisor of the Year Award 2007/08 King Pie, the well known South African household brand, was established in 1993 and changed the pie industry with their revolutionary open plan pie making concept. Within a year, 30 franchises blossomed and currently, the total number outlets have reached 330 with an increasing international footprint in countries such as Malaysia, Canada, Swaziland, Namibia and Mozambique. Today, King Pie South Africa is without a…
Read the following case study and then compile a report based on it: Doing Business in Africa Trading across borders is a great opportunity for large multinationals to grow their market share and increase their global footprint. For example, Vodafone is running successful operations in very diverse countries ranging from Europe all the way to the Pacific Islands. Every continent and indeed every country presents its own unique set of challenges and rules which make business operations complex. Every country which Vodafone enters would undoubtedly require extensive environmental scanning in order to minimize unwanted surprises when conducting business within those…