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ACCC calls for tougher penalties for franchising code breaches

Competition watchdog says current code undermines its ability to enforce it.

Franchising model’s uncertain future

Raft of inquiries and negativity surrounding the sector fuels uncertainty over its viability.

7-Eleven welcomes franchising inquiry

Convenience chain advocates for changes to franchising code.

RFG requests trading halt

Retail Food Group has requested a trading halt ahead of the release of its first half year results.

7-Eleven opens 500th fuel store

Convenience store chain expands network size to over 670 stores.

7-Eleven pays out $150 million to staff

Convenience chain continues to pay back staff after revelations of under-payments and poor record-keeping.

Franchising and the new shopping centre

Retail landlords face a raft of challenges, with some tough decisions needed to be made in order for shopping centres to continue thriving.

Retail Food Group to target China

Food and beverage retailer to focus on greater China for its next phase of growth.

Competing fast food chains join forces

Franchises combine in business merger.

Both franchisees and franchisors benefit from company-owned stores

Franchisees have skin in the game and are motivated by the bottom line of their stores.