Chalpat Sonti The battle to pass two contentious pieces of legislation affecting one of Australia's largest industries has gone online, as supporters race to beat upcoming deadlines.
Vince Chadwick Australia's largest coffee chain aims to open a new store every fortnight for the next five years.
Wendy's franchisees are asking whether the ice-cream chain's business model is built to fail, writes Stuart Washington.
Go into your new franchise with top advice and be sure you understand your obligations.
David Wilson Thinking of buying a franchise? The good news is that franchises usually work, says three-time franchise owner Jane Lombard, now a franchise consultant.