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Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert 7-Eleven head office has 'known' for years of problems, claims an advocate.
Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert 7-Eleven workers are paying up to $70,000 for a visa to work in Australia, as franchisees look to plump up low store income.
Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert At least one 7-Eleven franchisee has abandoned his store in the wake of the wages scandal engulfing the company.
Adele Ferguson Pressure is mounting on 7-Eleven ahead of a public hearing into allegations of rampant wage fraud.
Adele Ferguson, Sarah Danckert, Mikaela Day Maurice Blackburn has written to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull urging him to offer amnesty to 7-Eleven workers affected by the company's wages scandal.
Adele Ferguson The banning of former star financial planner Alfie Chong for five years marks the first head to roll in an investigation into the multibillion-dollar wealth arm of National Australia Bank.
Adele Ferguson The Greens are proposing a new law that would make head office accountable when wages aren't paid.
Adele Ferguson Promises are being made but can 7-Eleven really change its ways?
Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert 7-Eleven will make substantial changes to its business model including give franchisees a bigger share of profits, founder Russ Withers says.
Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert Following revelations of widespread worker exploitation at 7-Eleven in Australia, founder Russell Withers has resigned from the prestigious Australian Olympic Committee.
Adele Ferguson, Sarah Danckert Hundreds of 7-Eleven franchisees have attended town hall style meetings in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane as preparations for a class action of store owners ramp up.
Adele Ferguson A new more insidious wage rort is sweeping the nation's biggest convenience chain.
Adele Ferguson, Sarah Danckert The Abbott government is "actively considering" introducing an amnesty for 7-Eleven workers on student visas.
Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert Scandal-ridden convenience store chain 7-Eleven makes over $9 million a year from churning franchisees through its system, with 68 franchisees leaving in the 12 months to June 2015.
Adele Ferguson One of 7-Eleven's most savage critics, former ACCC tsar Allan Fels, will spearhead a company-funded investigation into the widespread exploitation of thousands of workers in the convenience store...
Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert The scandal ridden 7-Eleven convenience store chain has thrown a new bone to franchisees as the crisis deepens over systemic wage abuse, a cover up and a flawed business model.
Adele Ferguson and Sarah Danckert Billionaire Russell Withers could face a grilling by a Senate inquiry following explosive revelations the convenience store chain has covered up wage abuse across its network of stores.
Adele Ferguson 7-Eleven head office's shock act of offering to help franchisees shouldn't fool anybody.
Adele Ferguson, Sarah Danckert, Klaus Toft 7-Eleven Australia and its American parent faces a class action brought on behalf of underpaid workers and disgruntled franchisees.
Adele Ferguson, Sarah Danckert, Klaus Toft A panicking 7-Eleven Australia will spend millions of dollars paying store holders to leave their businesses as it tries to head off a deepening crisis over worker exploitation and wage fraud.