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Accor unveils luxury brand plan for Melbourne


Accor is growing its luxury portfolio in Australia, with the debut of the SO/Hotels & Resorts luxury brand in Melbourne. Slated to open in 2023, SO/Melbourne is set to be a bold

The Picture Factory launches franchise model


There’s a brand new business opportunity with The Picture Factory, a Melbourne picture framer that is upscaling its family-run operation to a franchise.  And with Victorians regarded as the most sports-loving

Melbourne Taco Bell launches with world-first


Fresh off the launch of an inaugural outlet in NSW, global icon Taco Bell has gone full speed ahead on its next Aussie endeavour. The Tex-Mex giant unveiled the maiden

Bubble tea brand Milksha launches in Melbourne


One of the largest bubble tea chains in Taiwan is opening its first Australian franchise and flagship store. Milksha launches on Elizabeth Street in Melbourne on Saturday 21 September. Milksha

Entrepreneurs flock to Melbourne Franchising Expo


Crowds of inspired entrepreneurs flocked to the Victorian capital over the weekend, eager to find a new future at the Melbourne Franchising Expo. Held on the banks of Melbourne’s iconic

The Little Cha Victorian expansion boosts bubble tea in Melbourne


Home-grown bubble tea franchise The Little Cha has unveiled its first outlet in Victoria. The Little Cha Mill Park store opening demonstrates the growing western interest for Taiwanese bubble tea

Quest multi-unit franchisees go back to back


A new property opening in Victoria has seen Quest Apartment Hotels continue a trend of multi-unit franchising. The latest property at Burwood East opened in early June, with Quest Mont

4 tips for a franchise career change


Fourteen years after a career change, Minuteman Press Footscray owners Fiona and Ed McDonnell have become staples in the local community. The decisive and driven pair were not always destined

Cardless and cashless 7-Eleven concept store unveiled


In an Australian-first, franchise giant 7-Eleven has launched a cashless and cardless concept store. The innovative 7-Eleven concept store was unveiled to the public this week. Customers in Melbourne’s inner-city

$50m food and dining precinct announced at Watergardens


The Melbourne foodie scene is set to bolster yet again, with the announcement of The Marketplace at Watergardens. Construction at the $50m food and dining precinct in Taylor’s Lakes has