ROCKVILLE SUPER SPAZAR (PTY) LTD

  • Background
  • Challenges
  • Solution
  • Results

Rockville Super Spaza (Pty) Ltd is a 100% black female-owned mini grocery retail outlet based in Rockville, Soweto.

The business was started by Zandile Ganzini, a member of South African Spaza and Tuck shop Association (SASTA). It operated informal until GEP facilitated the process of formalising the business. The business was then formally registered in 2013.

COMMUNITY FUND

GEP assisted the business with Community Fund to the value of R9 000.00. The funds were used to purchase stock which improved the business turnover from an average monthly turnover of R2 300.00 to R4 200.00.

MICRO FINANCE

GEP further assisted the business with a Micro Finance to the value of R13 000.00 to purchase the equipment.

The challenges faced by the business are lack of financial management skills and stock management system however GEP has assigned a mentor to assist the business in order to grow progressively.

The business is continuously receiving Post Investment Assistance from GEP to assess the process Of the business.

The business is continuously receiving Post Investment Assistance from GEP to assess the process Of the business.