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Lone Star Rib House launches new business model


Lone Star has unveiled a brand extension and is targeting franchise recruitment in Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia for the new business, Lonestar Rib House & Brews. Six outlets are

Sara Pantaleo exits CEO role at La Porchetta


Sara Pantaleo, who heads up Italian casual dining chain La Porchetta, is moving on from the CEO role. However Pantaleo will continue to play an integral part in the restaurant

The Sporting Globe parent snaps up All Hands brewery


The Signature Hospitality Group has acquired the microbrewery All Hands Brewing House. This is the first Sydney venue for the group, which is the franchisor for The Sporting Globe bar and

Former Huxtaburger CEO to drive new franchise concept


Fast-casual restaurant concept Motto Motto Japanese Kitchen has unveiled plans to enter the franchise sector, bolstering its executive team with a high-profile recruit. The Brisbane-based chain was brought to life

Franchisee boost as “unfair” Uber Eats contract terms dropped


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).

Lone Star Rib House and Outback Jacks bolster franchisee support


In the midst of challenging economic conditions, franchise restaurant chains Lone Star Rib House and Outback Jacks are bucking the trend. The two brands have actively addressed concerns raised by

Jamie’s Italian UK in administration, Aussie enterprise survives


The Naked Chef’s empire may be slowly crumbling, with Jamie Oliver announcing last week his restaurant chain, Jamie’s Italian had gone into administration. More than 1000 jobs at the firm’s

$50m food and dining precinct announced at Watergardens


The Melbourne foodie scene is set to bolster yet again, with the announcement of The Marketplace at Watergardens. Construction at the $50m food and dining precinct in Taylor’s Lakes has

Hog’s Breath CEO responds to franchisee claims


Iconic Australia steakhouse, Hog’s Breath Cafe has spoken out against reports of franchisee dissatisfaction and mismanagement. Hog’s Breath rose to prominence as a franchise leader in the casual dining space,