Buy and Send Gift Vouchers

Reward your loved ones or yourself in 2 Easy Steps! With SweepSouth, you can buy and send gift vouchers in 2 easy steps: 1. Select gift voucher 2. Place order Easy as that! Oh and unlike milk, our gift vouchers don’t actually expire. Use it when you wish. 🙂 Payments can be made by credit or cheque card, or via EFT. With Father’s Day nearing, you can treat him to a gift voucher for a perfectly clean home. We look forward to helping you keep it tidy! The SweepSouth Team Continue reading Buy and Send Gift Vouchers

Another Addition to the SweepSouth Team

We are excited to introduce our newest SweepSouth team member. Unathi Mqikela will play a vital role in ensuring that our customers get the support they deserve. Unathi is highly passionate, loves helping people and delivering excellent customer service. She is an adventurous accounting student, who loves to seek out new challenges. Aisha R. Pandor SweepSouth CEO Continue reading Another Addition to the SweepSouth Team

We’ve launched in the Jacaranda City

  We are happy to announce that SweepSouth is now operating in Pretoria in addition to Cape Town, Johannesburg and Centurion. We are excited to be growing our team of cleaners, and will be reaching more and more areas in the coming weeks. If you stay in these areas and are in need of a good home cleaning, book here. Otherwise, simply tell your friends and spread the news. We look forward to helping keep homes in the Jacaranda City tidy! Best regards, The SweepSouth Team Continue reading We’ve launched in the Jacaranda City

Newest addition to the SweepSouth Team

We are excited to introduce our newest SweepSouth team member. Luke Kannemeyer will play a vital role in optimising operations; something that is critical to high growth. Together with the team, Luke will help ensure that SweepSouth continues to deliver an excellent service to our customers and that we find ways to further improve on customer experience as we expand. Luke is a phenomenal problem-solver and is passionate about data-driven decision making. He holds an Honours Degree in Molecular Genetics, was selected as the Most Outstanding Postgraduate Leader at the University of Cape Town in 2012, and is a Mandela Rhodes Scholar. We are extremely proud to have him on board. Aisha R. Pandor … Continue reading Newest addition to the SweepSouth Team

Now 24% Cheaper and Here to Stay

We are excited to announce our price cut of 24% effective immediately. The price cut affects all future one time and recurring bookings that haven’t been paid for yet. A number of technological factors have enabled us to bring our original price of R50 down to R38 per hour whilst further increasing the professional cleaners’ share of the revenue. There are some further exciting developments that we will be sharing insight into in the first quarter of 2015, so please keep your eyes open for our next newsletter. We would also like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a wonderful Festive Season and a Happy … Continue reading Now 24% Cheaper and Here to Stay

Web Summit 2014 – 7 lessons for startups

In our previous post we wrote about our experience at the Web Summit, and some of the things that were positive and not so great about attending. As mentioned one of our biggest “aha” moments was when we realised that while being an event for tech startups, the Web Summit itself is also a startup, and that there are some great lessons to be learned from how they operate, and have been able to grow from 400 attendees to over 22 000 in the last four years. Here are our takeaways: 1. Small can be good. We discussed with some … Continue reading Web Summit 2014 – 7 lessons for startups

SweepSouth takes first prize at SiMODiSA Start-up SA

  We’re proud to announce that SweepSouth has won first prize at SiMODiSA’s Start-up SA event which took place in Cape Town at the CTICC on 10th October 2014. We have been awarded the opportunity to go on a two-month long trip to Silicon Valley where we will get the chance to be immersed in the startup culture of Silicon Valley, meet other inspiring startups, potential partners and investors, and explore our international prospects. Events like Startup SA are really important in giving startups like SweepSouth a platform to showcase their work, their potential, and their team. SiMODiSA has taken up this great initiative … Continue reading SweepSouth takes first prize at SiMODiSA Start-up SA

The SweepSouth Vision

  The idea for SweepSouth came to us while Alen and I searched fruitlessly for someone to assist with domestic cleaning over the December holidays. Like many South Africans, we are fortunate enough to have assistance at home with domestic cleaning. However, with our regular hero sis Ntombi away for the holidays, we seemed fated to spend the vacation divvying up chores. We had previous dealings with some of the popular “agencies” in the country, and the experience had left us with a sour taste in our mouths. The ladies the agencies presented had no enthusiasm for the job, and … Continue reading The SweepSouth Vision