Logistical setup

We are happy to announce that at this stage we have secured the logistical aspects to the BugZapper business. Our two major obstacles in this regard revolved around our agreement with our supplier and courier services. Both of these obstacles have been overcome by some hefty negotiations. Our supplier blew us away with his willingness […]

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Caffeine! 100% Addicted

We had a really hot delivery from Espresso Concepts. Gavin Bokhorst saved the day – a machine, cups and filter coffee. Thanks guys!

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Special Food Delivery

Wanda from Taudata dropped by with a food delivery. Just what we needed. Thanks to all the team at Taudata…you guys rock!!

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Justin

Today we were very fortunate to have Justin Kotze help us holding the microphone. He wrote this about his experience: "As a boom guy one would think that I found this experience long and uninformative. This statement can not be further from the truth. I have found today most inspiring, and I know that this […]

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Podcast 2

Here is the second audio podcast. Click on the title to download it (1.4mb MP3). The voice you will hear is Jon’s. Link

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Logistics Break-through

I’ve returned from a long hot session of sourcing information about competitors and postage costs. I’m feeling pretty worn at this stage of the game, and it’s only day one! My heart continued to sink when I knew I had give the team the bad news. I was really unhappy about the postage costs I […]

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Progress Report

Fred and I are busy with the product branding. Jon is doing a competitor analysis as well as investigating delivery costs. Andrew is busy setting up the credit card facility – at the moment the service provider’s site seems to be down. It’s ok, because he has to fax the documents to register. Sometimes fax […]

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Product Selection

Here are the products that were up for grabs. 1) A downloadable “e-book” on how to write a business plan. 2) An electric tennis racket for killing flies and mozzies 3) A “chauffer” service for rugby games at Newlands. 4) The South African flag and national anthem to send overseas. 5) Mini “boulles” – a […]

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Lunch on Day One

Our apologies for the long silence. It has been quite an interesting morning trying to balance making a business and making a TV program. For most of us it is the first time we have been involved in anything that has been filmed, and there is a lot to get used to! Everything takes so […]

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