Founded in the U.S. in 1989 FRANdata is the number one source of objective information and analysis for the franchise sector. FRANdata collects and uses information as the basis to help franchisors benchmark and improve their operations, to help franchisees assess their opportunities, to help lenders to underwrite franchise loans, to provide investors with due diligence before they invest, and to help suppliers of all kinds to market to franchise businesses. FRANdata is now actively accrediting Australian franchise systems to support their efforts in attracting quality franchisees and accessing finance. Contact Darryn McAuliffe on 02 8346 6093 or firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.
Security Services - Predict, Prevent, Protect
Charter Security was established in 1996 as a security provider specialising in security services to corporate and government organisations. Charter Security has built a range of services that are tailored to the corporate business sector, protecting business assets - both physical and intellectual, minimising risk, and strategic planning security developments. Click here for more information.
Franchising & Small Business Expo
Since 1987, The Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo has brought franchisors and franchisees together. Exhibitions are a unique advertising medium allowing franchisors face to face communication with potential franchisees. Our events are visited by over 35,000 people annually and give potential franchisees the opportunity to quickly research a large number of business options in one place, and get a wide range of specialist advice on going into business for themselves. Exclusively endorsed by the Franchise Council of Australia, we are committed to delivering the best shows for the franchising community.
The event is held annually in Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney. Visit us at www.franchisingexpo.com.au.
Franklyn Scholar is a Registered Training Organisation that specialises in the development and delivery of training to the franchise sector. We are the education partner of the FCA and over the coming months will be launching a number of training initiatives designed to benefit you as members of the FCA. The success of our delivery strategy is built upon helping businesses meet and exceed their goals via quality training programs. You as FCA members will now be able to access training programs to strengthen your business.Click here for more information.
As a leader in offset printing and with a focus on upgradable, cutting edge technology, Whirlwind services clients Australia wide, including many of the country's top franchises. By continually pushing the envelope on behalf of clients and employing passionate print people, Whirlwind is working towards its vision to become the most sustainable printer in Australia. Click here for more information.
Insurance & Risk Management Servies
Willis is a leading global insurance broker, developing and delivering professional insurance, reinsurance, risk management, financial and human resource consulting and actuarial services to corporations, public entities and institutions around the world. Willis has more than 300 offices worldwide, with a global team of approximately 16,000 employees serving clients in some 190 countries. Click here for more information.
Equip your business and get modern on the latest Office applications and Windows 8 touch devices. With the Microsoft suite of solutions you can Instant Message and telephone teammates as well as host online meetings with screen sharing and note taking; co-author and share documents via SkyDrive Pro as well as have access to all the familiar office applications including hosted exchange. Now you can enjoy less downtime while on the move. Find out more.
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Aon is Australia's leading provider of broking and consulting services for risk management, insurance transactions, reinsurance, human capital consulting and financial planning. Aon is a global leader in the design and provision of risk services and products.
We go beyond arranging protection through insurance cover. We believe our specialist resources can enhance your business and help you deliver the results you are looking for.
With almost 1,600 employees in Australia, we are the largest organisation of our type in the Australia Pacific region. We operate three businesses focusing on the management of business risk - Aon Hewitt, Risk Solutions and Aon Benfield. Our global network means you have access to Aon group resources worldwide.
Shoebooks online accounting software provides a comprehensive yet simple cloud based accounting and KPI reporting solution for franchise owners and franchise systems, securely hosted in Australia since 2003.
More than just accounting software in the cloud, Shoebooks helps franchise systems:
- Create a turn-key online accounting system for each franchise.
- Automate your franchise fees & transparency around sales across your system.
- Tailored KPI reporting across your system.
- Everything you need to manage your business - payroll, divisions & sub divisions, inventory, employee portal & auto debtors follow up and sending invoices
- The ability to white label to your own systems brand
- Automate your processes by connecting your POS, Time billing, CRM’s and more to Shoebooks
- Access everything you need, from anywhere at any time using a laptop / iPad or smartphone connected to the internet
PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online, via a mobile, and in store. PayPal was created to enable secure and convenient online payments and has 5 million active accounts in Australia. PayPal has now expanded its product range to allow business owners to accept credit and debit card payments on their mobile phone using PayPal Here, allowing them to trade wherever there is a phone signal. PayPal is constantly working with consumers and merchants to identify and solve for unmet needs - making payments easier, more secure and more rewarding. PayPal is an eBay Inc company. More information can be found at www.paypal.com.au
The PayPal service is provided by PayPal Australia Pty Limited (ABN 93 111 195 389). Before deciding to use PayPal you should consider PayPal’s PDS at www.paypal.com.au.
Shift 8 is a leader in cutting edge point of sale and business management systems designed specifically for the franchise industry. Whether you are an established franchisor with hundreds of stores or are just starting out, Shift8’s software solutions are scalable to your needs.
HiveMind, the cloud based management suite, makes managing multiple sites across a network easy whilst still providing the detailed business analytics and powerful reporting capabilities required of a comprehensive POS management system. Click here for more information.
Telstra recognises that small and medium businesses are the growth engine of the Australian economy. Telstra Business specialises in meeting their unique communication needs and enabling them to get the most from today’s amazing, but complex, technology. To do this Telstra has tailored a range of technology products and services which keep businesses connected to their customers. These include compelling fixed line, broadband and mobile services as well as the latest cloud computing solutions. Click here for more information.