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November 6, 2013
Gold Coast award winning air conditioner cleaning and service business, Hydrokleen, has signed up three new franchises increasing their network to 21 nationally. Franchisees in Tasmania, Perth and Glen Innes have all...
November 4, 2013
Leading North American franchise system, Extreme Pita, is bringing its highly successful ‘fast and healthy’ food concept down under, with its first Australian outlets opening in Sydney over the coming months. Since...
October 24, 2013
Optometrist franchise Specsavers took home two major prizes on the evening – Established Franchisor of the Year and Excellence in Marketing.  Global Retail Director and GM for Australia and New Zealand, Derek Dyson,...
October 21, 2013
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is set to use its audit power to check whether franchisors in the take-away food and fitness industries are complying with the Franchising Code of Conduct. The...
October 11, 2013
Fitness Australia’s Health and Fitness Industry Quality Awards promote and celebrate industry excellence and the work the fitness industry does in helping Australians get and stay fit and health.  This year, 68...
October 11, 2013
The makeover involved a full restoration of the reception and lobby area, as well as external painting of the serviced apartment complex.  Quest Geelong Franchisees Paul & Shirley Dodds, who have been owner...
October 11, 2013
The initiative will see the hotel franchise group send its entire corporate team to spend a day in a hotel operator’s shoes. Timed to coincide with the Customer Service Institute of Australia’s National Customer Service...
October 10, 2013
In its second annual Store Operations Superstar Awards, Retail TouchPoints  recognised Bedshed’s touchscreen solution, which contains a motion detection device designed to directly respond to customers. Bedshed Chief...
October 8, 2013
10 THOUSAND FEET’s latest Topfranchise Awards have seen a number of heritage brands climb the ranks as they innovate and reinvent their businesses from the inside out, including 100 year old bakery and café Ferguson...
October 8, 2013
Fitness On Request is installed in 70 Anytime Fitness clubs nationwide, and they plan to have the program in 130 clubs by October 2014. The unique group fitness program invented in the US is delivered on a wall-...
October 7, 2013
With more than 500 building inspections conducted each month nationally, the Jim’s inspectors are well placed to comment. Alarmingly the recent survey results uncovered that the most common safety hazard was...
October 2, 2013
The 14 new stores, located across New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania and Western Australia, will feature a new modernised store design;  just one of the new elements introduced as part of The Coffee Club’s recently...

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