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Shopping centres need “empathy” for tenants, says SCCA

27/03/2020

The Shopping Centre Council of Australia (SCCA) has expressed disappointment and frustration that some of its members have not shown the “empathy” requested during the coronavirus crisis. The SCCA says

Which businesses will close tonight?

25/03/2020

Australian businesses face escalating restrictions and closures as the National Cabinet releases daily measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19. Last night the Prime Minister announced a swathe of new

Govt rescue package rises to $189bn as virus fears impact retail revenue

23/03/2020

The Federal Government announced on Sunday a further $66 billion of support for businesses and workers impacted by coronavirus. Questions remain as to how quickly the government can provide this

“The elephant in the room”; Addressing migrant worker underpayment in franchising

28/10/2019

Industry stalwarts have urged franchisors to remain cautious in light of an alarming number of wage theft and migrant worker underpayment reports. Speaking to delegates at the Franchise Council of

“Cluck Off” – Chick-fil-A to close UK store after protests

25/10/2019

US fast-food franchise Chick-fil-A has paid the ultimate price for its owner’s political stance, revealing its inaugural UK outlet will shut up shop. On October 10, Chick-fil-A, a chain famous for

Boost Juice owner Retail Zoo’s IPO plans abandoned

24/10/2019

A proposed IPO arrangement for Boost Juice owner Retail Zoo is off the chopping block, following an announcement that private equity firm and part-owner Bain Capital had pulled the potential

Hungry Jack’s to rival McCafe with new Jack’s Café concept

21/10/2019

Hungry Jack’s is set to tackle McDonald’s for a share of the Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) coffee scene, unveiling an innovative new concept store. The new Jack’s Café concept is

Fine places former Pizza Hut franchisee in liquidation

23/09/2019

A former Pizza Hut franchisee who exploited a delivery driver has been forced into liquidation, unable to pay a $216,000 penalty. Back in June, 2017, the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO)

Digital revamp triples online bookings for Ella Baché

23/09/2019

A revamped digital experience at heritage beauty and skincare business Ella Baché has reportedly tripled online bookings for the chain’s franchisees. Over the past 12 months, the skincare franchise has

Convenience, sustainability to drive future of retail leasing

12/09/2019

Convenience, sustainability and customer experience are set to drive the future of retail leasing, according to the latest report from property firm CBRE. Released on Wednesday, CBRE’s 30 Predictions for