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Franchisors step up as pandemic hits hard: survey

04/05/2020

Franchises are being hit hard by the coronavirus crisis with more than half wearing revenue falls in March. The good news is that franchisors are stepping up to the task

Sport Star Academy: “It is up to us to make stuff happen”

27/04/2020

Sport Star Academy delivers sports lessons to youngsters, from pre-school age up. When the coronavirus crisis hit, franchisors Peter and Kelly Nikolapoulos were swift to take action. Marketing director Kelly

Vanilla slice slice baby…video messaging tips from baking supremo Steve Plarre

22/04/2020

Franchising’s Mr Entertainment, Ferguson Plarre Bakehouses CEO Steve Plarre, has never been shy of putting on his dancing shoes for the network’s gala night. And so now with the coronavirus

How Poolwerx is future proofing franchisee business

01/04/2020

Poolwerx has seen a surge in customer demand for its services but this income boost isn’t expected to last. What is the franchisor doing to future proof business? Founder and

Tik Tok: is it worth adding to your social media arsenal?

30/03/2020

TikTok is an interesting phenomenon. On the surface it’s another short-form video social media platform, existing in the same space Vine once did and Vine-successor Peach does. It also caters

Why B2B can return stronger after Covid-19

24/03/2020

Within less than three months, the Covid-19 virus escalation has flipped the steady table of Australia’s B2B transactions. The 38% of our international exports usually headed to China have come to

Franchisors’ quick-fix actions keep brands top of mind

20/03/2020

As social distancing becomes the new norm, what can you do to keep your brand top of mind for your customers? What are franchises doing to stay relevant? Check out

4 reasons Millennials could be your ideal franchisees

09/03/2020

Millennials are not just the fun-loving generation with extraordinary expectations. In fact our young workers are proving to be financially responsible according to research conducted in January this year to uncover Aussies’

5 keys for bringing an international franchise to Australia

28/01/2020

For international franchise brands, Australian expansion has often posed an interesting conundrum. Here, the domestic landscape is fraught with opportunity, a business-friendly economy and a consumer that has come to

How Smartline kept franchisees positive through ownership change

04/12/2019

When a business is acquired by a big-name investor, a sense of dread can inevitably creep through the existing network, but in franchising, the effects are two-fold. It’s something mortgage-broking