iKhokha celebrates small businesses, the real holiday makers of Mzansi (BT)

For many, the festive season is a chance to unwind. It’s a luxury not afforded to small businesses, as many keep their doors open despite 79% admitting they are stressed.

The festive period can be one of the most profitable times for SMEs. But with 42% of small business owners saying they’ve experienced burnout, it’s essential that these business owners also have the opportunity to take a break. Financial technology company iKhokha, a leading payment solutions provider, is saluting the businesses that stay open during the profitable holiday season. Through an initiative which seeks to draw more foot traffic and festive season sales to these businesses, iKhokha is also giving business owners a chance to take a holiday of their own. Dubbed The Real Holiday Makers of Mzansi, the campaign shines a light on these small businesses – because they don’t take holidays, they make holidays. Click here to read full article