The expo enabled prospective franchisees to research and compare franchise opportunities, with investment levels ranging from under $10,000 to more than $500,000.
The Fair Work Ombudsman was also there, offering advice to franchisors and employers, including ways to ensure franchisees meet their obligations under workplace laws.
â€œWe have a range of resources to assist franchisors to support compliance with workplace laws and make compliance easier for franchisees,â€ Fair Work Ombudsman Nicholas Wilson said.
The expo also offered insight into key trends in franchising. StartupSmart picks out three of the top trends that will shape the franchising sector in 2012.
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