Borders Bookstores in Australia was either not big enough or small enough to be a viable player in an evolving market. When private equity wants to sell be suspicious. Big landlords need to better interpret and project big tenant performance.
Midas Australia is a Lazard acquisition that has been considered by industry insiders as going against the natural order of worthwhile investment analysis. Lazard recently sold Dun and Bradstreet but is it preparing to shed again and is Midas ready to go?
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.