Thursday, 13 November 2014
Retail Food Group (RFG) has announced its deal to acquire 70 La Porchetta restaurants has been terminated.
The Federal Court has ruled a collapsed Melbourne cleaning franchise engaged in unconscionable conduct and breached the Franchising Code of Conduct.
More than $8.6 million in administration costs will be eliminated each year as a result of the federal government’s updated Franchising Code of Conduct, says Small Business Minister Bruce Billson.
Tuesday, 11 November 2014
The new Franchising Code of Conduct, due to commence on January 1 next year, is now publicly available but has not yet been formally announced by Small Business Minister Bruce Billson.
Tuesday, 4 November 2014
Victorian-based noodle franchise Noodle Box is enjoying the Middle Eastern appetite for its Asian street food, as its global expansion plans progress to the next stage.
Tuesday, 28 October 2014
The final details of the new Franchising Code of Conduct are still to be released to the franchise sector, but disclosure documents due on October 31 will remain valid until the same date next year.
Friday, 24 October 2014
Retail Food Group has reached out to its Michel Patisserie's franchisees after receiving an anonymous letter purportedly from a franchisee complaining that head office changes were driving customers away.
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Australian fast food franchise Pie Face has quietly closed six of its seven stores in New York City.
Tuesday, 14 October 2014
With only two-and-a-half months to go until the new code becomes law, the Australian franchise sector is still waiting for its final version to be released.