Whilst you’re but to model this American classic, now’s your probability: corn dogs are being made and sold frozen in SA supermarkets by local entrepreneur Mabel Akinlabi, making her industry Browns Foods the first and only corn dog producer in Africa.
Akinlabi started her industry in 2019, after she spontaneously decided to execute corn dogs for her daughter’s 11th birthday party.
She firstly conception she would favor them from someplace and that is when the first penny dropped: there wasn’t a single retail store in SA that sold them. After making them and seeing how crazy her daughter and her chums had been about them, Akinlabi acknowledged her industry understanding became once a no brainer.
So what started off as corn dogs for 15 teenagers is now a growing industry empire, together with her corn dogs sold at Checkers and Spar stores in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo and the North West.
The company also aims to luxuriate in the corn dogs available in the market at many extra main retail stores countrywide by the pause of 2021.