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What franchising lessons learned in 2019 can boost the year ahead?


Has 2019 been a good year or a bad year for franchising? Inside Franchise Business asked sector peak body Franchise Council of Australia,  advocacy group Franchise Redress, and franchise psychology specialists

New franchise standards: FCA seeks comment


The Franchise Council of Australia plans a new set of member standards to help raise the bar across the franchising sector. And it’s turning to its membership to give feedback

Roll’d comes up big at Victorian Franchise Excellence Awards


The sector’s best have been celebrated in style at the Franchise Council of Australia’s (FCA) 2019 Victorian Franchise Excellence Awards. The ceremony showcased the efforts of small business owners and head

Internal or external; which franchise recruitment strategy is best?


How does your business recruit new franchisees? While there are a number of potential strategies on offer, franchise recruitment generally boils down to two options; internal or external. Internal franchise

Surviving disruption in business: conference


An action packed one day conference to help the franchise community survive disruption is coming up in Perth. The speaker list includes McDonald’s WA state manager Brad McMullen, Soul Origin’s Chris

FCA franchisee committee launched


The Franchise Council of Australia is taking steps to include franchisees in its organisation and is to set up a Franchisee Policy Advisory Committee. This 12-member strong group will provide input and

JUMP! Swim Schools under fire over delay concerns


Children’s health and education franchise, Jump! Swim Schools has boosted its franchisee support network after concerns over new unit opening delays were raised.

Government moves on automotive code of conduct


The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science is calling for input from the nation’s car dealers in anticipation of a possible split from the Franchising Code of Conduct.

Bruce Billson leaves FCA


Retiring FCA chair Bruce Billson will finish up as a director of the organisation at the end of December 2018.

FCA and ACCC disagree over next step for improved compliance


The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and the Franchise Council of Australia appear to be at odds over the best way to counter non-compliance in franchising.