Earlier this month, multinational brewing company Heineken South Africaspearheaded the launch of an initiative, Taverns of the Future, at The Spot 1818 in Phiri, Soweto.
The Spot 1818 is one of the taverns to benefit from the initiative.
The initiative involves the transformation –including building, construction, business and diversification support – of neglected tavern facilities, as well as monetary investment in developing the taverns’ offerings.
Multinational food producer McCain Food Services, ambient media provider Primedia Retail, and finance and businesssolutions provider Vodacom Financial Services have partnered with Heineken South Africa on this initiative.
“Through our growing partnerships, we are working together to upskill and enhance taverners’ offerings to enable holistic community development,” says Heineken South Africabusiness development GM Burton Swain.