Retail Food Group Ltd.
| ASX: RFG
Retail Food Group Ltd. operates as a retail food brand manager and franchisor, designs, develops and manages retail franchise systems and is the intellectual property owner and licensor of the Donut King, Brumby's Bakeries, including Big Dad's Pies and Brumby's GO, Michel's Patisserie, bb's café and Esquires Coffee Houses franchise systems. The company also develops coffee roasting facility and the wholesale supply of certain products to its franchise systems. It operates its business in two segments: Franchising Operations and Wholesale/Retail Operations. The Franchising Operations segment develops and manages company's retail franchise systems and its principal activities are the establishment and grant of new franchises; the administration of royalties collection, supplier licensing, franchise compliance, franchise training and administration; the performance of marketing and promotional activities, brand development and awareness, and product research and development. The Wholesale/Retail Operations segment develops and manages company's procurement and distribution division, wholesale and manufacturing division and non-voluntary company store division. This segment involves in the procurement, sale and distribution of bakery and other related items to Michel's Patisserie franchisees; the manufacture and sale of roasted coffee and related products to franchisees and external customers; the interim operation of non-voluntary company owned or company managed stores across each of the franchise system and the sale of company owned stores. Retail Food Group was founded by Murray Howard d'Almeida in 1989 and is headquartered in Southport, Australia.