The Retail Food Group (RFG) has confirmed it is not currently engaged in any discussions to acquire Eagle Boys Pizza after its head office entered into voluntary administration late last week. SV Partners...

7-Eleven Australia is launching a wage repayment program to process compensation claims by employees not paid correctly by franchisee owners. The program is supported by an interdependent Secretariat and...

A movie telling the tale of how one man helped turn McDonald’s into a global franchise will be released in August 2016. ‘The Founder’ follows the life of Ray Kroc, an American man who did not establish...

Australian ASX-listed fast food chain Domino’s Pizza has announced it is acquiring Germany’s largest pizza chain Joey’s Pizza.   Following the October purchase of Western French chain Pizza...

KFC is planning to open an all-you-can-eat buffet style restaurant in Japan.   Located in the city of Osaka, customers can pay to access the buffet for a 90 minute session. Once handing over approximately...

7-Eleven is offering a new franchising model as part of revival attempts following the investigation into alleged widespread employee underpayments.   The new model was communicated to franchise...

Australian fast food chain Noodle Box has acquired competitor Wok in a Box.   Noodle Box is currently the nation’s largest noodle-based quick-service restaurant (QSR) with 70 stores across Australia....

Lenard’s Chicken is expanding its poultry retail operations within the Australian market before planning any bigger international strategy. Lenard’s Chicken currently has 200 stores Australia-wide...

Australian Pizza Hut franchise owners have initiated class action against parent company Yum! Restaurants over alleged business losses and failures. Pizza Hut franchise owners are claiming that Yum! breached...

Coffee culture is resurgent in China. Coffee culture is resurgent in China. A New Zealand-based café franchise group Esquires has signed a deal with a Shenzhen-based property company to open 30 additional...