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Souvlaki Hut Down But Not Out

Souvlaki Hut The Greek restaurant franchise, Souvlaki Hut is yet another Australian franchisor to join the growing ranks of franchise brands placed into voluntary administration. Most recently Kleenmaid, Midas, Samsara, Kleins, Timbercorp, Baskin Robbins and Cookie Man in Australia all fell over but that is just the short list.  Australian franchising is on a roll.

Worldwide Online Printing Franchisor Collapse

Worldwide Online Printing has joined the likes of Kleins Jewellery, Kleenmaid, Midas Car Care, Strathfield, Samsara and EzyDVD as some on the list of Australian franchisors that have collapsed within the last two years.  

The Wink Part II and Franchise Administration

The Midas Car Care Australia calamity reads as a classic in franchising disasters. There have been far too many complaints and reports published to cover all the plots and the sub-plots but it must have been one hell of an interesting ride for the very few franchisees that came through from beginning to end.

EzyDVD Goes into Receivership

EzyDVD ADELAIDE-based DVD retailer EzyDVD has been placed in receivership, throwing the company's future into question. Franchise owners are wondering what's next?

Australia's Best & Worst of '08

With 2008 quickly winding up, it is time to review the year's best and worst business events in Australia.