Showing 1 - 10 of 2493 results
CPA calls for SME support from government, post-Covid


Australia’s leading professional accounting body, CPA Australia, is urging the Federal Government to develop an ongoing support network for businesses when they come out of lockdown to help them transition

BK’s Gymnastics signs Queensland deal to fast-track expansion


BK’s Gymnastics signs Queensland deal that is set to fast-track growth across the sunshine state. A Toowoomba gymnastics club, Allstars, has signed up as BK’s joint venture partner. Allstars will now be 50

Melbourne franchising expo postponed, dates moved to November


The next Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo due to take place late August has been postponed in response to the ongoing Covid restrictions throughout Victoria, New South Wales and South

Dymocks Tutoring MD joins Dymocks Group board


Dymocks Tutoring managing director Mark Buckland has joined the Dymocks board as a director. Buckland has led the tutoring business since it launched in 2018, and has been general counsel and

Ben & Jerry’s upsets Israel over non-renewal of licence


Israel has warned consumer goods giant Unilever of “severe consequences” from a decision by subsidiary Ben & Jerry’s to stop selling ice cream in Israeli-occupied territories, and urged US states

FCA postpones NFC 2021 due to Covid restrictions disruption


The Franchise Council of Australia’s annual event, the National Franchise Convention, has been postponed from its late August scheduled date to October 2021. The call to move the date has

The Athlete’s Foot uses TikTok for virtual running track campaign


The Athlete’s Foot has partnered with TikTok to turn its For You Feed into a virtual running track. This is the first time an Australian brand has built out sequential

Sport Star Academy launches five new business segments


Sport Star Academy launches five new business segments, taking the kids’ sports franchise into brand new arenas. The new sectors are wellness, arts, gaming, education and STEM which provide alternative

Lollipop’s Playland: lockdown bites, franchisor keeps steady eye on growth strategy


An indoor play centre is one business that can’t pivot online, so lockdowns mean just that for Lollipop’s franchisees. Just five out of 25 Lollipop’s Playlands are open right now across

Lockdowns extended in Victoria, announced for South Australia


Three Australian states will be in lockdown from tonight as South Australia announces a snap shutdown and Victoria extends its existing restrictions. Premier Daniel Andrews has announced the Victorian lockdown