Taste buys Zebro's Chicken for R17m

2014-01-29 11:14

The retail management group Taste Holdings has broadened its reach into the lower income market by acquiring Zebro's Chicken.

Taste falls on Fish & Chips dispute

2012-08-08 13:41

Shares in diversified franchise company Taste Holdings dropped on news that the dispute over its acquisition of the Fish & Chip Co. brand could go on until late 2013.

Taste posts impressive earnings

2011-10-12 08:48

Taste Holdings has reported a 51% rise in diluted headline earnings per share of 3.0c for the six months ended August 31, from 2.0c previously.

Three must haves

2011-06-23 00:00

There are few investment classes that inspire more pub talk than small capitalisation shares. The talk of the elusive next “10 bagger” always seems to drown out the stories of money lost on the investment the market never quite seemed to “value correctly”.

Acquire a taste

2011-06-09 00:00

Franchise group Taste Holdings – which mixes fast food with jewellery retail – has endured a solid enough tenure on the AltX. Unlike many of its AltX countermates it hasn’t got much wrong… strategically or operationally.

Earnings rise, maiden dividend for Taste

2011-05-24 13:11

Fast food and jewellery group Taste Holdings says diluted headline earnings per share for the year were up 10%.

Taste acquires St Elmo's

2010-09-30 11:19

Taste Holdings has announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire the franchising, food manufacturing and distribution business St Elmo's for R8m.


Call to boycott Fish & Chips Co withdrawn

2012-11-30 18:03

The SA Communist Party in KwaZulu-Natal has withdrawn its call for the Fish and Chips Company to be boycotted over an advertisement depicting President Jacob Zuma and his family eating a meal.

Taste acquires The Fish & Chip Co

2011-11-08 08:31

Restaurant group Taste Holdings has said through its subsidiary Buon Gusto Cuisines that it has entered into a sale of business agreement to buy The Fish & Chip Co.

Taste heads to JSE's main board

2011-06-28 16:58

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has approved the transfer of food and jewellery management group, Taste Holdings from the alternative exchange (AltX) to its main board.

Robust flavours still dominate flow

2011-06-23 00:00

Is franchise specialist Taste Holdings – which got a few punters champing at the bit after declaring a maiden dividend recently – a worthy alternative fast food/restaurant play to Famous Brands and Spur Corporation?

Alternative route

2011-06-09 00:00

When it comes to investing in casual dining and fast food stocks, Spur and Famous Brands often come first to mind for many investors. Admittedly, the two counters have paid their dues.

Taste savours rise in sales

2011-01-31 14:39

Fast food restaurant chain Taste Holdings says sales in December increased by about 30%.

Taste banks on lower prices to lure buyers

2010-05-11 15:27

Weak sales prompted quick-service group Taste Holdings to cut prices in fast foods outlets and change menus to entice embattled consumers back to stores.

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