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April 9, 2014
 First time 7-Eleven has entered a new market in 32 years  Plans to open 11 WA stores in next year, and 75 in next five years  Will include a mix of standalone fuel and convenience stores Melbourne, Australia – 7-Eleven...
April 9, 2014
There is less than one week left to enter the FCA Excellence in Franchising Awards regional categories. Following a refresh this season, there has never been a better time to reward hard working franchisees and head...
April 7, 2014
Michel’s Patisserie, one of Australia’s largest coffee and patisserie franchise specialists, has partnered with TAFE Queensland in a bid to set a new standard for coffee excellence in Australia. The coffee retailer is...
April 2, 2014
More than 32,000 coffee lovers have declared their favourite daily cup in what is believed to be Australia's largest Facebook-based coffee census, as part of Muffin Break's recent 'Win Your Daily Cup' competition....
April 2, 2014
In an industry-first, MYOB’s highly anticipated mobile payments solution MYOB PayDirect is available on 2 April as a limited release to early adopters within the Australian small and medium business community. MYOB...
April 2, 2014
Global fast food chain Carl’s Jr. ® announced plans to launch its famous, premium-quality burgers in Australia.  CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (“CKE”), parent company of Carl’s Jr., today signed a development...
April 2, 2014
She’s a clinical psychologist that loves gelato, and now Hampton East local Lillian Nejad can add Trampoline Gelato ‘flavour creator’ to her repertoire… and maybe even her CV! Taking the “chef’s hat” for her Say Cheese!...
April 2, 2014
Queensland born and bred gourmet pizza makers Pizza Capers have signed on as a major sponsor for the Queensland Rugby Union. Pizza Capers is now Official Partner of Queensland Rugby Union and the St George Queensland...
March 26, 2014
Roast meal franchise Bucking Bull has opened 2 new stores in the space of a week; Stockland Shellharbour in New South Wales and Ocean Keys in Clarkson, Western Australia.  Riding the ‘comfort food’ resurgence, the...
March 26, 2014
A new study is providing fresh insights into the question of whether having franchisee operated businesses is a more effective retail strategy for franchisors than running company owned businesses. The research,...
March 25, 2014
It may seem that the business world is full of bad news stories – such as the mass retrenchments in the aviation and car manufacturing industries – however the franchising sector is far more upbeat about success in...
March 24, 2014
Branded event experiences are growing in popularity as brands look to reach large audiences with positive product interactions. Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar is taking a slice of this market, launching their purpose built...

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