May 2017

Junk status – consumers and your business

In this tough economic climate, we are urging car owners not to commit to a new car but rather to repair. Take a look at this article including tips for making sure your business survives the pressure...

Region in the spotlight: Highveld
Sugan Moodley, Regional Chairman for the Highveld region, says in this tough economic climate, members need to communicate and network with one another to help boost revenue at a business-to-business level.
Are you doing any charity or community outreach?
We want to know what charity or community projects you are doing. This can be from helping a family in need to supporting a local school or business. Please share your story with us – email Tessa at
Winner receives his prize
Andrew Kendon from Car Smart Service Centre received his R5 000 in Snap-on eVouchers for winning last quarter's newsletter competition. We would like to thank Snap-on Africa for the generous sponsorship of this prize.
R5 000 Snap-on vouchers up for grabs!
Want some Snap-on tools free? Enter our quarterly competition and stand a chance to win R5 000 worth of Snap-on eVouchers...
Contact your regional rep
It's important that you know who your regional MIWA representative is just in case you need info, help or just want to touch base. Here's how...
From the Director's Desk

Junk status, and its effect on our economy, is a very real issue for us at the moment. We want to help you weather this tough business environment so have been reaching out to consumers and coming up with business tips. Take a look at our lead article and stay tuned as this will be an important topic we will address going forward.

Community involvement is a great way to promote your business in your area. We want to know what you are doing in your community so we can possibly assist in getting some media exposure for you. Please take a moment to get in touch and tell us what your are up to.

I hope you enjoy this edition and don't forget to enter our competition. R5 000 worth of Snap-on tools could be yours.

Vishal Premlall

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