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GYG hits major milestone by opening its 100th restaurant globally!
November 29, 2017
Residents of Burleigh, consider yourselves blessed by the burrito Gods. Australia’s favourite Mexican, Guzman y Gomez, is about to open its 100th store in your fine coastal town on Thursday November 30, and it’s a drive...
Top Honours for Quest Apartments’ Best and Brightest
November 29, 2017
Quest Apartment Hotels recognised its outstanding properties and staff members at the company’s annual gala dinner in Melbourne. The highly-prized Chairman’s Award was presented to Quest Wodonga Business Development...
Sphere Goes Global with Tealive
November 29, 2017
Tealive, the fun and exciting modern drink brand that has taken Malaysia by storm, is now set to take on Australia and the world. Tealive founder and Chief Executive Officer, Bryan Loo Tealive founder and Chief...
Fastway Couriers (Perth) Pays Penalty for Alleged Franchising Code Breach
November 28, 2017
West Aust Couriers Pty Ltd, trading as Fastway Couriers (Perth), has paid a $9,000 penalty after the ACCC issued an infringement notice for alleged non-compliance with the Franchising Code of Conduct (Franchising Code...
Australian Businesses Set to Save on Summer Power Bills
November 28, 2017
An Australian invention is set to save businesses hundreds of thousands of dollars in energy bills with the touch of one button.  Australian-owned Zen Ecosystems has announced the Australian launch of its Zen HQ energy...
AccorHotels Pacific Franchise Hotels Awarded
November 28, 2017
Pullman Reef Hotel & Casino hosted the AccorHotels Pacific Franchise Conference on 23 & 24 November which was attended by over 100 franchisees, potential owners and industry movers and shakers. The annual...
Research shows Red Tape has Employers Walking on Eggshells
November 22, 2017
Only 1 in 3 employers are confident they are compliant with the Fair Work Act according to the Employsure Workplace Index, conducted by the largest workplace relations firm in Australia. Further, 20 per cent admit they...
Make Your Meal Count with Sandwich Chef
November 22, 2017
At Sandwich Chefs® we believe that Christmas is a time for giving. We have teamed up with the Aussie Farmers Foundation to run a fundraiser day on the 25th of November in all Sandwich Chefs® stores to help shine Rudolph...
Australian Skin Clinics Injects New Life Into Western Australia
November 22, 2017
Australia’s leading medi-aesthetics clinic has landed in Western Australia after 21 years of keeping women and men hair-free and care free in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia. Mandurah Forum has...
Sandwich Chefs To Open 50th Store This Week
November 22, 2017
Sandwich Chefs are excited to announce the scheduled opening of their 50th store in Arndale, Adelaide this week! Sandwich Chefs will be celebrating with amazing prizes and giveaways including free coffee in store on...
Just Cuts to Celebrate Grand Opening of new Salon Concept in Conjunction with Myer
November 21, 2017
On Thursday 30th November, Just Cuts will celebrate the Grand Opening of its latest salon innovation, the Just Cuts Style Bar, a brand-new hair cutting and styling concession store on Level 1 of Myer in Westfield...
Wyndham City Deputy Mayor Opens New CouriersPlease Major Logistics Depot
November 21, 2017
Leading parcel delivery service CouriersPlease (CP) has officially opened a state-of-the-art logistics facility in Truganina, west of Melbourne. Recognising the importance of new investment and the generation of local...

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