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Harsher penalties, industry ombudsman floated by franchising taskforce

26/08/2019

Harsher penalties and the introduction of an industry-specific ombudsman may be on the cards for Australia’s under-pressure franchise sector. An issues paper, collated by the recently announced franchising taskforce and

Domino’s profit falls despite bumper sales year

21/08/2019

Quick Service Restaurant, (QSR) Domino’s profit has fallen short of targets, despite a solid improvement on the group’s revenue and online sales. The pizza chain’s net profit slipped 4.6 per

7-Eleven cleans up at AACS awards

20/08/2019

Industry giant, 7-Eleven has collected a string of accolades at the Australasian Association of Convenience Stores (AACS) gala night. The annual AACS awards night celebrates the industry’s top-performing brands, stand-out

Franchisee boost as “unfair” Uber Eats contract terms dropped

17/07/2019

Fast-food franchisees have received a welcomed boost, with meal delivery platform Uber Eats committing to drop “unfair” contract terms, following an investigation by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

Domino’s DOM Pizza Checker boosts quality scores

16/07/2019

Domino’s latest product quality innovation, DOM Pizza Checker has improved product quality scores by more than 15 per cent, the franchise giant has revealed. Since testing started two years ago,

New opening sees Milky Lane keep Sydney open

17/06/2019

In the burger world, bigger means better, and with a new outlet just unveiled, Bondi natives Milky Lane are looking to take a bite out of the sector. Since opening

Franchising in uncharted territory – Hungry Jacks founder speaks out

11/06/2019

Fast-food legend Jack Cowin has questioned the proposed franchising reforms set to impact the sector, revealing the updates have already cost franchisors millions. In an interview with The Sydney Morning

Australian-first special needs gym to expand nationally

30/05/2019

Less than one year after launching in Australia, specialised gym franchise We Rock the Spectrum is making good on its promise to help special needs children across the country. At

Restaurant Brands’ KFC booms, Pizza Hut slides

30/05/2019

Sales at Restaurant Brands’ KFC outlets have bolstered the group’s results, despite a stop-start quarter. In its Q1 report, KFC Australia enjoyed a 6 per cent increase in same-store sales,

What a Morrison Government means for franchising

21/05/2019

With the dust still settling on an unprecedented Coalition victory in Saturday’s federal election, attention is quickly turning to small business reform. So, what can the sector expect from the