2:34PM | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 | Despite the benefits of buying into a franchise, there are a number of key issues that you need to consider before signing up.
2:18PM | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 | The International Franchising Association is the latest industry body to oppose the controversial WA franchising bill, calling for the proposals to be scrapped.
2:17PM | Thursday, 17 February 2011 | Retail food franchisor the Retail Food Group reported a 9% increase in its first-half net profit, to $13.6 million.
2:25PM | Friday, 11 February 2011 |
We’re thinking of buying a franchise. Do franchisors usually demand lots of paperwork to be completed?2:31PM | Wednesday, 9 February 2011 | Operating a small business, whether it be a franchise or an independent business, requires the owner to constantly attend to paperwork.
2:58PM | Tuesday, 8 February 2011 | Steven Marks’ enthusiasm for Guzman Y Gomez, the Mexican restaurant chain he started up, is palpable. However, Marks had to correct several missteps before the business became cashflow positive.
2:47PM | Friday, 4 February 2011 | Franchise veteran Paul Wheeler has reentered the industry by setting up an Australian branch of US-based aged care franchise Senior Helpers.
1:29PM | Tuesday, 25 January 2011 | The Franchise Council of Australia has continued its attack on a WA MP’s proposal to introduce state-based franchising legislation, saying the franchise sector doesn’t need or want the new laws.
1:58PM | Thursday, 20 January 2011 | The highest priority when considering any franchise and the contractual documentation is to engage the services of a solicitor who specialises in business law.
1:38PM | Wednesday, 19 January 2011 | Flood-stricken franchisees face losing their businesses, with the Retail Food Group admitting that some of its Queensland outlets may not reopen.