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FCA commissions first franchisee survey


The Franchise Council of Australia has commissioned Australia’s first survey of franchisees. FRANdata is undertaking the project to gain insights from franchisees around the country. Hundreds of responses have already been

The Cheesecake Shop’s “highest standards” deliver 5-star rating


The Cheesecake Shop has once again scooped a 5-star rating with the Australian Franchise Rating Scale. It is the only food-based franchise system to have achieved the maximum 5-star rating since the

Franchisor’s business confidence dives as lockdowns deliver uncertainty


Franchisor confidence has taken a dive as ongoing lockdowns undermine business optimism. That’s according to the latest Australian Franchise Business Pulse Check survey which reveals a sharp rise in pessimism

Franchisor optimism hits 85 per cent but fear of lockdowns a dampener: latest survey


Overall optimism in the franchise sector has jumped to 85 per cent, a rise of 10 per cent from the December quarter, according to the March 2021 Australian Franchise Sector Pulse Check survey.

Franchise sector positive about early 2021


The franchise sector is positive about the next quarter, according to the latest survey, however franchisors are rating franchisee finances as a major challenge for the months ahead. Franchisors have

Snap Fitness scoops 5-star franchise rating


Snap Fitness has become the first health and fitness franchise system in the country to achieve five stars on the Australian Franchise Rating Scale. Chris Caldwell, Snap Fitness CEO,  said

FRANData delivers Pizza Hut Australia high franchise rating


Pizza Hut Australia rated 4-star by FRANData; the food brand is the first franchise system to achieve this in 2021. Phil Reed, Pizza Hut Australia CEO, said “We are extremely pleased to

Resilient franchise sector optimistic, latest survey reveals


A national survey of franchise businesses has shown 64 per cent of respondents are optimistic about business conditions in the next six months following improved trading during the September quarter,

The Cheesecake Shop 5-star rating a first for food franchises


The Cheesecake Shop is the first food franchise to score a 5-star rating with FRANdata’s Australian Franchise Rating Scale. The dessert chain joins nine other Australian franchise systems to have achieved this status

Franchise sector challenged but amping up support, latest survey reveals


A national survey of franchise businesses has shown the depth of impact of Covid-19 on business revenue during the June quarter.  Almost half of survey respondents (46%) reported revenue was