Fusion5 – We deliver business solutions that make a difference
Fusion5 offers a full range of digital innovation solutions, applications, consulting services, development, cloud and managed services as well as first-class support services for your business. Our expertise covers all your key functional areas, including Enterprise Resource Planning, HR/Payroll, Customer Experience, Customer Relationship Management, IT Service Management, and Infrastructure.
We’ve also developed a range of vertical specific solutions across a number of key industries.
With over 15 years’ experience growing and supporting 750+ customers, you can be confident that Fusion5 is committed to achieving the best outcomes for your business.
Franchising 1st is an Australian owned organisation with deep and practical Franchising experience delivering franchise advisory and technology solutions that enhance profitability for both franchisors and franchisees. With practical experience across retail and service industries in Australia and overseas Franchising 1st works with brands small and large to prosper in a world disrupted by digital transformation.
Our approach to business is simple. We start by doing of lots of listening. We are very aware of our client’s need to make sense of the complex world of technology, software development and the rapid pace of digital disruption. Whether it’s merely being a sounding-board, reorganising existing technology solutions or providing new technology to your franchise, we are very aware this must be done in a practical, affordable and most importantly of all, efficiently, so your people can easily adapt to new ways of making the most of technology to digitally transform your franchise system and springboard your profitability in the 21st century.
We are a team of business people with broad industry experience and a long track record in the franchise sector. We are not lead by technology. We are led by the strategy of our clients and make sure our solutions help you maximise the investment you have made in the franchise systems IP.
Visit us at www.franchising1st.com to find out more. We offer free initial consultations. We’re proud to be the platinum sponsor of the NFC 2017.
Gold Coast Business Events
Gold Coast Business Events (GCBE) takes the stress out of planning, promoting and staging a successful business event. Offering impeccable local knowledge and an extensive network of Gold Coast venues and service providers, GCBE will help you deliver a world-class meeting, incentive or conference on the Gold Coast.
Tanda is an award-winning software solution that empowers Franchises to unlock efficiency and productivity gains through effective workforce management. Streamline rostering, time & attendance, leave management, Award and EA Interpretation, as well as payroll integration in one powerful solution. Tanda increases productivity, profitability, oversight and compliance within the entire organisation.
ServiceM8 is field service management software for field-based trades and service businesses like electricians, cleaners and pool care specialists. It offers franchisees powerful communication, job dispatch, quoting and invoicing capabilities, and franchisors amazing visibility of network-wide operations, call centre management, performance reporting, and customer service quality assurance tools.
Sea World Resort
Village Roadshow Theme Parks provides the ultimate in fun and adventure on the Gold Coast!
With a choice of six unique venues famous for their exhilarating rides, exciting shows, amazing animals, and spectacular theming, Village Roadshow Theme Parks will transform your next conference or event into a truly amazing experience. Sea World Resort is an idyllic location for conferences and opened its doors to a brand new state of the art Conference Centre for up to 1000 delegates. From Dinner with the Dolphins at Sea World to a glamorous Hollywood cocktail party at Warner Bros. Movie World or a night to remember at the Australian Outback Spectacular, we can tailor your next event to be something magical. For enquiries, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
BPO Connect Services is outsourcing for accountants. We offer CA/CPA qualified professionals to scale your firm, supporting you with local account managers to increase your firm’s profitability. Our unique global resourcing model is helping hundreds of accountants across Australia scale their accounting firms indefinitely.
Axsesstoday gives franchisees the ability to get what they need to succeed—Be it new equipment, a store fit out or the purchase of a franchise, our innovative, flexible and fully tailored funding solutions make it fairer, easier and faster for franchisees Australia-wide to realise their dreams. www.axsesstoday.com.au
MYOB Loans powered by Ondeck
Getting the cash needed to grow a business is often challenging for franchisees. Applying for loans from traditional lenders can be time-consuming and difficult. We offer a simple loan solution that can help your franchisees get their businesses to where they need them to be. Are they looking for help with:
- Purchasing additional stock
- Upgrading or repairing equipment
- Carrying out refurbishments
- Investing in marketing activities
- Managing cash flow
OnDeck is a leader in lending for small business financing, and delivered over $6 billion worldwide.
Franchise Insurance for members of the Franchise Council of Australia
Aon are proudly the only endorsed insurance partner for the Franchise Council of Australia (FCA) and are the trusted insurance broker for many of Australia’s largest franchise networks.
We’re Australia’s leading provider of broking and consulting services for risk management, insurance transactions, reinsurance, human capital consulting and financial planning, as well as a global leader in the design and provision of risk services and products.
Subsequently, no other broker can match our level of access to insurers and products, nor offer as comprehensive, competitively-priced or tailored insurance packages. As a testament to this, our clients continue to rate us with scores of 97% for cover and over 90% for service and price, in our independent survey.
By listening to you and developing an in-depth understanding of your business and franchise network, our specialist resources will enhance your business and ensure you’re covered in the event of a claim with a bespoke insurance program.
What we offer:
- Access to a dedicated, local Client Executive your single point of contact.
- An insurance program specifically designed for your franchisee network.
- Competitive premiums, benefiting from our buying power.
- Risk management support, to help ensure you identify and manage common risk issues across your network.
- Claims support to help ensure you receive the best possible outcome.
HR Central provides Employee HR Management Services and Cloud Based Software to franchise businesses Australia-wide.
Our goal is to provide HR advice and solutions that are current, practical and affordable and to ensure your business is compliant in its HR obligations. Just some of the areas that HR Central can assist you with:
- Brand Management
- Updated HR Policies and Compliance (providing an audit trail)
- Wages, Awards and Rates of Pay
- Leave Management
- Qualifications Tracking
- HR Procedures
- Workplace Investigation
The HR Central relationship starts with your HR Specialist performing an Audit and delivering the ensuing report to ensure your business is HR compliant.
UNSW Venues and Events manage a portfolio of over 400+ impressive venues, located in Sydney’s eastern suburbs and CBD. Our affordable world class conference and training facilities are supported by a team of professionals; providing innovative and dynamic event solutions.
Kensington campus provides a plethora of event spaces, theatres, seminar rooms, and an executive residential centre:
- The award-winning Scientia Conference and Events Centre is the university’s flagship venue accommodating up to 800 guests
- Clancy Auditorium is the largest tiered theatre in the eastern suburbs seating 945, with 14m retractable screen, spacious foyer, and green room.
- AGSM Residential Centre offers suburb executive education and training facilities, along with accommodation in 44 bedrooms with ensuites.
- Colombo House’s elegant contemporary design includes tiered theatres and flat floor spaces with large foyer and natural light.
CBD campus located in the landmark 1 O’Connell Street building, offers modern executive boardrooms, theatres and creative workspaces. Be inspired, as you sink into a thinkPOD bean-bag or swing in hanging basket chair.
See where the freedom of innovative thinking can take your next event.
FCA Members receive 10% discount off venue hire, FREE WIFI, complimentary AV and technical support.
Franchising and Business Opportunities Expo
Since 1987, The Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo has brought franchisors and franchisees together. Exhibitions are a unique advertising medium allowing franchisors face to face communication with potential franchisees.
Our events are marketed to over 35,000 people annually and give potential franchisees the opportunity to quickly research a large number of business options in one place, and get a wide range of specialist advice on going into business for themselves. Exclusively endorsed by the Franchise Council of Australia, we are committed to delivering the best shows for the franchising community.
The event is held annually in Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney. Visit us at www.franchisingexpo.com.au.
At Kwik Kopy we have been serving the Australian small and medium business community for 35 years, with a network of Print & Design Centres located across Australia. We appreciate that every business is different, from reliable business printing, large format services, creative graphic design, or innovative online solutions, we can help you achieve your business goals. Our aim is to provide you with practical advice to meet your budget, brand and turn-around expectations. Kwik Kopy is a leader in print innovation, with our online print management tool Zenith Hub used by many franchises and companies within Australia to control and distribute their branded assets, saving them time and money.
Inside Franchise Business
Launched in 2005, the site is Australia’s most comprehensive franchise information resource. Visited by over 500,000 prospective franchisees per year who use the site as a central part of their research and enquiry process. Our users are able to search, find and apply to the franchise systems of their choice, as well as receive advice from franchise industry experts from the legal and banking industry.
Our 1200+ franchise systems leverage off of this highly qualified stream of unique viewers and the invaluable information of our database. We also provide business contacts for over 500 service providers. Bringing Franchisee to Franchisor and Service providers to Business systems.
www.franchisebusiness.com.au continues to be the Franchise community Go-to point online.
REST is one of Australia’s largest super funds by membership with over $34 billion in funds under management as at 31 December 2014 and around two millions members. SuperRatings awarded REST Pension of the Year 2015,, the second year in a row REST has won this award. REST also received Money magazine’s 2015 and 2014 Best of the Best award for Best Super Fund Manager and Best Pension Fund Manager as well as receiving Super Fund of the Year for 2014 at the Chant West/Conexus Financial Super Funds Awards.
*Ratings or awards are only one factor that you should consider when deciding how to invest your super. SuperRatings Pty Limited does not issue, sell, guarantee or underwrite this product. Go to www.superratings.com.au for details of its ratings criteria. For further information about the methodology used by Chant West, see www.chantwest.com.au
Croomo is a multi-award winning digital training development company. We create inspiring learning experiences with real outcomes for our clients and their learners. Using our knowledge and creativity we work collaboratively to deliver complete end-to-end training solutions. Online, blended or face-to-face, our crafted, intelligent solutions will transfer knowledge, engage your learners and give them new skills for life.
We solve your problems relating to territories, where to locate new stores, and any demographic information you require, including the new Census 2016.
See our new low cost web mapping solutions to see your stores, territories and other relevant information in your private web access.
Our motto is “Turning data into Solutions”, meaning once we understand the issues, we can solve it with a data based solution.
Lease Eagle is Australia’s #1 cloud solution for retail and franchise tenants.
Centralise and simplify the management of your store portfolios and give your team access to the information they need anytime, anywhere.
Trusted by many of the best known brands to be their “single-source of truth”, Lease Eagle also provides Document Management, Critical Date Alerts, Customisable Reporting, Contact, Legal and Financial Management.
Come visit us at booth for a quick demo with one of our team.
Task Retail Technology
Task Retail Technology (TASK) is a provider of innovative, transaction-based solutions to customers across the Retail, Hospitality, Casinos, Hotels and Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) industries. TASK’s award winning xchangexec™ suite of software delivers tangible, commercial benefits to its customers through an array of integrated solutions including point-of-sale software, business intelligence reporting and analytics, mobile application development, multi-media content design and CMS, interactive hardware and professional services. Winning innovation and a strong focus on customer service has driven TASK’s cross-industry and international growth, including expansion into New Zealand, USA & Europe.
World Manager offers CEOs, HR, Training and Operations Managers the ability to train, track and communicate with every employee in the world in real time with our 100% cloud based, mobile compatible platform, complete with unprecedented reporting capabilities.
TruRating is changing the way the world gains insight. Use your existing payment technology in-store or online to ask each customer a single question about their experience. It’s so easy you’ll hear from a high 88% of your customers.
You get real feedback, linked to real spend, in near-real time across in-store and online payment channels. TruRating isn’t a standard feedback tool. We provide businesses with trustworthy, actionable insight that supports improved performance, happier customers and directly impacts your bottom line.
Silver Chef is Australia’s only dedicated hospitality equipment funder. For 30 years we have helped more than 30,000 customers realise their business dreams.
Our Rent-Try-Buy® solution that lets you try before you buy and gives you flexible options to choose from throughout the short term of your contract.
MYOB is Australia’s leading business solutions provider, with over 25 years experience helping businesses succeed. We make life easier for more than 1.2 million businesses by simplifying cloud accounting, payroll, tax, CRM, job costing, inventory, mobile payments, websites and more. MYOB is committed to ongoing innovation, and spends more than AU$35m annually on research and development.
IWS provides a service which allows you to completely systemise and outsource backend admin across your store network including Rostering / Time & Attendance, Payroll and (if you so choose) Bookkeeping. Our offering combines best in class cloud based technology platforms with dedicated customer support and service.
Cashflow It are the franchise finance experts. We specialise in asset finance only for the franchise sector.
We offer flexible rental, traditional leasing and business loans tailored to your requirements.
Get Accredited with us today to enjoy pre – approved funding and other exclusive benefits.
Why spend your hard earned capital when you can simply… Cashflow It!
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CGB Publishing is the highly successful company behind Business Franchise. An established publisher of business magazines for more than 30 years across the UK, North America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, Business Franchise offers franchisors and service providers a global multi-media approach to promote your business directly to your target audience.
Business Events Tasmania
Business Events Tasmania offers a free unbiased and independent service assisting event organisers to host successful business events in Tasmania.
Assistance ranges from hosting site inspections and familiarisations, preparing comprehensive bids and sourcing quotations from service providers.