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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.

Aussie Samsara Joins Administration Club

Australia GOLD COAST:  Not to be outdone in a string of Australian franchisors being forced into administration, the owners of

Australia's FCA Leaves Franchisees Fuming

MELBOURNE Australia—The Franchise Council of Australia has given Australian franchising a clean bill of health on the back of a massive six systems that have reported healthy growth.

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.

Free Franchise! The Gift That Just Keeps Taking

Free Franchise
Australia's Jumping J-Jays gives away franchises

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 ACCC and Franchising Have a Problem

Victims of Australia's franchising farce are in a much better position than similar victims from the US and other countries. We have a small market in comparison.