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A-Z listings Phone: 1300 00 3326 Fax: 03 9533 9929 Contact: Phill Tucker Email: Website:

Phone: 0400 605 757 Contact: Brendan Whipps Email: Website:

Start up costs from: From $80K

PROFILE: Cold Rock Express is an extension of the iconic Australian ‘Cold Rock Ice Creamery’ brand. It is a low cost entry option for a ‘business within a business’ opportunity. If you are currently a retailer, want to increase your income and expand your business within the confines of your current operating retail space then Cold Rock Express could be for you. This proven model has low operational costs, no early starts, excellent ROI and as Cold Rock Express is part of the Franchised Food Company (FFCo), it enjoys access to the support team of national Australian brands.

PROFILE: Established in 1839, Elders has built an unmatched record and reputation as a trusted brand for Australians for more than 170 years. Elders Real Estate has now expanded to over 320 offices operating in all capital cities, major regional and rural centres across the country. With ongoing professional development and mentoring programs for our people, improved efficiency and profitability throughout the network by going ‘Google’ with our technology platform and the backing of a brand that is built on trust and integrity, Elders has become one of Australia’s largest real estate groups. Our foundation stones for growth are people, profitability and wealth. It is these foundation stones that create a pathway for success in owning a real estate business with Elders.

Phone: 02 9332 2824 Contact: Holly Boal Email: Website:

Phone: 1300 FASTWAY Fax: 02 9264 4966 Website: Start up costs from: $25,000

Start up costs from: $100,000 + monthly leases

PROFILE: Don’t buy a fitness franchise without exploring this exciting opportunity. EnVie is the innovative new approach to inspirational Women’s Health and Fitness. With sites ready for opening across the eastern seaboard we are seeking enthusiastic and passionate business owners NOW; with a determination to succeed and a passion for health and fitness. Incorporating the best elements from a range of franchise models an EnVie business is completely systemised. An innovative new franchise model means franchisee and franchisor have the mutual goal of your SUCCESS. The business is further supported by extensive training and ongoing coaching from a team of fitness, business, franchise operations, marketing and sales experts with a combined 127 years of experience in the franchise and fitness industries.

PROFILE: Run your own rewarding business and take control of your future as a Fastway Courier Franchisee. As a market leader in nationwide courier services, our multi-award winning franchisees enjoy: • • • • • •

Guaranteed income packages* Low start up costs No weekend work Ongoing business support and training Exclusive territories A perpetual franchise agreement with no ongoing fees

No prior business experience is needed, just a great attitude and an ability to talk to people. So, if you’re ready for a positive change, we’d love to hear from you. *Condiitions apply

Phone: 1300 00 3326 Fax: 03 9533 9929 Contact: Phill Tucker Email: Website:

Phone: 03 9533 0028 Fax: 03 8640 0413 Contact: Andrew Kelly Email: Website:

Start up costs from: From $80K depending on brand PROFILE: FC Business Solutions is the only integrated franchise consultancy focussing on executive recruitment, franchise health checks, public relations & marketing, franchise system development, franchise training, advisory & mentoring, franchise expansion & growth and conference & event management, exclusively for the franchise community and other industry sectors. FC Business Solutions and its team of professionals have been providing professional services to the franchise sector for more than 75 years (combined). FC Business Solutions has built a reputation based on relationships and results, assisting franchise businesses to reach their full potential.


PROFILE: Franchised Food Company, or FFCo, owns the popular food brands Mr Whippy, Pretzel World, Cold Rock Ice Creamery and Nutshack. FFCo is Australia’s biggest multi-system, non-listed franchisor which deals in the ‘fun treats market’. Our brands are well established, have strong support systems, and our experienced network provides a solid platform to ensure we are equipped with the right resources, infrastructure and processes to help you launch your own business. We will work with you every step of the way. Unlike some other systems that have thousands of franchisees, to us you become part of the Franchised Food Company family. We are 100% committed to the success of your business and look forward to assisting you establish a strategic launch plan as you begin your journey with us.


Franchising Magazine May / June 2013  
Franchising Magazine May / June 2013  

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