Business

Anytime Fitness retains 5-stars

Anytime Fitness scores 5-star franchise rating two years in a row

The gym chain is focused on franchisee engagement and network support.
Signarama Gorilla Dash platform
How Signarama transformed its marketing with a custom solution
The initial goal was for franchisees to easily manage their micro-sites.
Subway Size Matters campaign
Subway goes big with Size Matters campaign
Subway has unveiled its third value-related ad campaign in 12 months.

Growth & Innovation

Totally Workwear network expansion
BFT 300th studio
BFT hits 300-studio milestone, launches in Spain
The brand now has a presence in nine countries, including the US.
Motto Motto airport site
Motto Motto takes off with first airport site
The franchisee is SSP, a global operator of food and beverage outlets.

Industry & policy

Guzman $1.725 billion valuation

Guzman y Gomez hits $1.725 billion valuation with new investors

Four major investment funds are backing the restaurant chain.
McDonald's buys Israel restaurants
McDonald’s buys back 225 restaurants in Israel
The war in Gaza has affected sales in the region.
Hungry Jack's franchisee case
Hungry Jack’s resolves franchisee restraint clause case
The franchisee called for an injunction to block store openings.

People & HR

First National appoints new CEO

David Edwards has worked with companies such as Mitre 10 and Forty Winks.
Brainiact appoints advisory board
Brainiact appoints advisory board to accelerate business
Creating an advisory board is a landmark moment for the business.
Gong cha Australia award
Gong cha Australia scoops up master franchisee award
There were 23 markets eligible for the award this year.

Franchise recruitment

Raine Horne brand refresh

Raine & Horne reveals brand refresh

The new look is expected to attract top-tier talent to the business.
Jim's Cleaning offers Godfreys staff free franchises
Jim’s Cleaning Group ready to gift franchises to Godfreys’ staff
The free franchise includes all necessary training.
unique selling point franchises
Why a unique selling point is important in franchising
Defining and communicating your USP will attract motivated franchisees who are enticed by ...