FACTORY SHOPS PORTAL RATE CARD 2024

                                       
COSTS OF ADVERTISING YOUR FACTORY SHOP/OUTLET/WHOLESALE BUSINESS VIA A DIRECTORY ADVERT:

We charge a once off setup fee to produce the initial advertising, a nominal monthly fee and an optional nominal "pay per view" fee.

Advertising Setup Fee

  • Once off setup / production fee: R1 500 plus VAT (this includes producing the directory advert / website, taking pics and prices and descriptions of the stock in the shop, publishing all to the portal and to Facebook and other related work).

Monthly / Annual Advertising Rates (this includes having a presence on the portal 24/7, unlimited submission of adverts, specials, etc and publication of such to the portal and Facebook as well, plus much more):

We highly recommend that all new advertisers trying this medium for the first time use OPTION 2 as below for a 3 month period, after which a suitable package as below can be continued with.

  • OPTION 1 – Client submits all advertising directly via email or WhatsApp:
    Monthly fee: R1 000 plus VAT per month or R10 000 plus VAT per 12 months (you receive a R2 000 discount for upfront annual payment).
    Pay per view fee: (50 cents) plus VAT. Every time someone accesses / reads / views your directory advert at www.safactoryshops.co.za, you are charged 50 cents plus VAT, invoiced in arrears monthly. Our custom software tracks this accurately. Should the client require us to visit the shop to take photos, copy, etc., a call out fee of R250 plus VAT is charged per call out (Callouts in the Cape Town area only).
  • OPTION 2 – Client submits advertising via email or WhatsApp and we ALSO actively come to the shop to take images, copy, etc. (Shops are visited in the Cape Town area only):
    Monthly fee: R1 500 plus VAT per month or R15 000 plus VAT per 12 months (you receive a R3 000 discount for upfront annual payment).
    Pay per view fee: 50 cents plus VAT. Every time someone accesses / reads / views your directory advert at www.safactoryshops.co.za, you are charged 75 cents plus VAT, invoiced in arrears monthly. Our custom software tracks this accurately.

  • OPTION 3 – Client submits all advertising directly via email or WhatsApp:
    Monthly fee: R2 000 plus VAT per month or R20 000 plus VAT per 12 months (you receive a R4 000 discount for upfront annual payment).
    Should the client require us to visit the shop to take photos, copy, etc., a call out fee of R250 plus VAT is charged per call out (Callouts in the Cape Town area only).
    No “pay per view" fee.

  • OPTION 4 – Client submits advertising via email or WhatsApp and we ALSO actively come to the shop to take images, copy, etc. (Shops are visited in the Cape Town area only):
    Monthly fee: R3 000 plus VAT per month or R30 000 plus VAT per 12 months (you receive an R6 000 discount for upfront annual payment).
    No “pay per view" fee.

YouTube Video Virtual Tours
Once off setup fee: R700 plus VAT. This includes production of the video, editing of the video and uploading to YouTube).
Monthly fee: R150 plus VAT per month or R1 500 plus VAT per 12 months (you receive a R300 discount for upfront annual payment). This includes broadcasting and awareness of the video, replying to all queries on the video and manage it effectively on the advertiser’s behalf.

First Time Advertiser’s Special Offer
To give first time advertisers a trial period to experience how powerful our online platforms really are, we give you a special 3 month trial, where the monthly fee is halved. Thereafter, should you wish to continue, standard rates will be charged.
This special offer is based on Option 2 as above (our VIP option). Client may submit advertising via email or WhatsApp and we also actively come to shops in the Cape Town area to take images, copy, etc.
Setup fee: As per normal – R2 500 plus VAT
First time advertiser’s monthly fee: only R1 250 plus VAT per month for 3 months (as compared to R2 500 plus VAT per month normally)
Pay per view fee: 100 cents plus VAT (every time someone accesses / reads / views your directory advert at www.safactoryshops.co.za, you are invoiced 100 cents/R1.00, invoiced in arrears monthly). Normal rate is R1.25 per view.
The above trial offer gives you a discount of R3 750 over the 3 month period.
You also receive a free hyperlinked logo for 3 months, worth R3 000 plus VAT.
The total free value add is thus R6 750 plus VAT.
YouTube Video (optional extra but highly recommended)
Once off setup fee: R700 plus VAT. This includes production of the video, editing of the video and uploading to our YouTube channel).
Trial monthly fee: R450 plus VAT for 3 months. This includes broadcasting and awareness of the video, replying to all queries on the video and manage it effectively on the advertiser’s behalf.

Secondary Directory Adverts
This is the duplication of a directory advert, but in a different category: R1 000 plus VAT per month or R10 000 plus VAT per 12 months (you receive a R2 000 discount for upfront annual payment)

Home Page and Category Pages Hyperlinked Logos
R1 000 plus VAT per month or R10 000 plus VAT for 12 months (you receive a R2 000 discount for upfront annual payment)

Home Page Hyperlinked Banner
R800 plus VAT per month or R8 000 plus VAT for 12 months (you receive a R1 600 discount for upfront annual payment)

Online Catalogues
Unlimited usage
Once off setup fee: R1 000 plus VAT
R600 plus VAT per month or R6 000 plus VAT per year (you receive a R1 200 discount for upfront annual payment)

Advertising With a Global Hyperlinked Banner That Appears on Nearly All Pages of The Portal
3 months: R14 100 plus VAT (R4 700 plus VAT per month)
+/- 790 000 views expected of this banner over 3 months (+/- R0.02 per banner view)

6 months: R24 200 plus VAT (4 033 plus VAT per month)
+/- 1 580 000 views expected of this banner over 6 months (+/- R0.02 per banner view)

12 months: R40 000 plus VAT (R3 333 plus VAT per month)
+/- 3 200 000 views expected of this banner over 12 months (+/- R0.02 per banner view)

The above rates are upfront payment for the period chosen. Monthly payments will carry a surcharge of 20% on the above rates.
You have first right of refusal / renewal after your chosen contract period has expired.

Advertising With a Banner in our Facebook Group Header (not hyperlinked)
3 months: R6 600 plus VAT (R2 200 plus VAT per month)
6 months: R9 600 plus VAT (R1 600 plus VAT per month)
12 months: R14 400 plus VAT (R1 200 plus VAT per month)
The above rates are upfront payment for the period chosen. Monthly payments will carry a surcharge of 20% on the above rates.
You have first right of refusal / renewal after your chosen contract period has expired.
The above rates include banner design and your banner may be changed as needed (maximum 4 times per year).

Tailormade Loyalty ProgramS For Your Shop
Make use of our cost effective, user friendly, turnkey loyalty program, tailormade for your shop’s specific needs. Respect and keep your existing customers and attract new customers cost effectively. More details here.

Gift Vouchers/ Cards for Your Shop
Get a tailormade gift voucher for people to buy from your shop, with various options to choose from.

Please read some testimonials from our clients.