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Carl's JR UK Ireland

Carl’s Jr. heads to UK and Republic of Ireland

The European footprint is now nearly at 100 restaurants.
Lift Brands for sale

Snap Fitness parent Lift Brands up for sale

Llift Brands has a minority share in 9Round and Fitstop.
FCA Interim CEO priorities

FCA Interim CEO sets out priorities at NFC

Member value, engagement and membership growth are key.
Pizza Hut fined $2.5 million

Pizza Hut Australia fined $2.5 million over 10 million spam messages

The company must appoint a consultant to review its compliance.
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retailers challenges spending dip

Majority of retailers anticipate big challenges amidst spending dip

Small retailers are most concerned about inflation and interest rates.
Planet Fitness first quarter 2024

Planet Fitness lowers full year outlook

Total revenue rose by 11.6 per cent to US$248m.
Franchising Code government response

Government gives green light to all Code Review recommendations

The government will investigate the viability of a licensing system.
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WHSmith UK ToysRUs

WHSmith signs Toy’R’Us UK agreement

The license agreement is an exclusive deal for WHSmith.