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Is gourmet schnitzel the next Big Mac?

My Small Business, The Age
By Caroline James

The Dyduk family make a good crust from breaded meat. In 2013-14 alone, their company Schnitz sold more than two million schnitzels and reported revenue of $41.7 million. That's 207 per cent growth on the previous year. This financial year the "fast casual" restaurant bra...

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FCA welcomes new Chairman

A letter from the Chairman Following the end of my two-year term serving as FCA Chairman, I am very pleased to announce that the Directors of the FCA have elected Warren Wilmot as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Warren is CEO of 7-Eleven Stores and has a long history in Australian franchising and with the FCA. His experience also...

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New powers for ACCC will strengthen franchising industry

ACCC Media Release Changes to the mandatory Franchising Code of Conduct came into effect on 1 January 2015. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has new powers to: issue infringement notices of $8,500 for body corporates ($1,700 for individuals and other entities) and seek penalties of up to $51,000 in court fo...

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2015 FCA Excellence in Franchising Awards regional categories open!

Media Release Following the success of the 2014 FCA Excellence in Franchising Awards, there has never been a better time to enter your system and people into the running for the 2015 edition of these prestigious awards.

Success at the awards generates priceless publicity and promotion for individuals and their franchise systems it is...

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Updated franchise industry code of conduct comes into effect today

By Naomi Woodley
abc.net.au Operators in the $144 billion franchise sector in Australia risk new, heavy fines if they breach an updated code of conduct, which comes into force today. Small Business Minister Bruce Billson said Australians wanting to buy into a franchise would now have clearer information about the financial and legal...

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