The company was founded by Allen Ambor in 1967 and is headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa.
Spur Corporation Ltd is a growing multi-brand restaurant franchisor, founded by Allen Ambor in 1967 and headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa. It offers investors exposure to four of South Africa’s largest and well-established sit-down restaurant chains – Spur Steak Ranches, Panarottis Pizza Pasta, RocoMamas and John Dory’s Fish, Grill & Sushi – covering the most popular food formats and servicing the fast-growing middle class in South Africa. Captain DoRegos extends the group’s franchise interests in the lower LSM (living standard measure) sector and fast-food market, while The Hussar Grill, Casa Bella and Monterey Seafood add an upmarket chain to the group’s brand portfolio.
The group’s presence is predominantly in South Africa, but extends to Australasia, Mauritius, the Middle East, and a growing multitude of countries in Africa (including Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and Nigeria).
The group’s sauce factory manufactures the brands’ unique sauces, which are sold to franchisees. The group’s procurement department manages the relationship between the outsourced logistics service provider, suppliers and franchisees and the group’s marketing department provides marketing and promotional services to franchisees.