Franchising

Pret A Manger to further expand in Middle East

The chain also appointed two more companies in the UK as part of its roster of franchisees.
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Pret A Manger to further expand in Middle East

The chain also appointed two more companies in the UK as part of its roster of franchisees.
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How fintech will continue to transform franchising in 2022

When you look at the modern world of franchising, the notion of manual cash registers and doing inventory by hand seems very antiquated. Today, franchising moves rapidly with technology engrained into nearly every part of operations. Accelerated by the impact of COVID-19, technology continues to disrupt the way franchisees manage their finances and will only increase as we look to 2022, and as the franchising space becomes progressively more  competitive.
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Pizza Hut Delivery expands to petrol stations with EG Group franchise deal 

The partnership will see EG Group franchise eight new trial stores, creating about 90 jobs.

Papa John’s opens store in Evesham

It continues to seek multi-unit franchisees, including those who are interested in opening up in a ‘non-traditional’ location.

Taco Bell set to open 75th UK restaurant in Thorne

The chain will give free churros with dulce de leche for the first 100 drive-thru customers.

Subway inks largest master franchise deal with Everstone Group to expand presence in India

The agreement will see more than 2,000 new restaurants to open across India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in the next 10 years.

South Korean fried chicken chain Pelicana inks deal for second UK location

The restaurant will have a floor dedicated to takeaway transactions.

Shoryu Ramen restarts franchising plans

It is seeking franchisees interested in single or multi-unit operations immediately.

Papa John’s opens first restaurant in Perth, Scotland

The pizza franchise already has over 500 stores in the UK.

Taco Bell to open restaurant in Castleford 

This will be the brand’s 74th UK restaurant opening.

German Doner Kebab to open first Saudi Arabia restaurant in November

It is slated to have 100 restaurants over the next five years as part of a master franchise deal.

Creams expands into Egypt with first int’l franchising deal

The agreement will result in 22 stores in the country over the next five years.

CrepeAffaire eyes 50 new franchised units over next two to three years

The London-based company currently has 25 locations open in four countries in Europe and the Middle East.

Taco Bell opens 70th UK store

Franchisee The Adil Group says more openings are slated for this year.

Pizza Hut inks franchising deal with Nine Group

Nine Group will be the franchisee for 31 existing Delivery and Express Huts and will open 40 new locations.

Popeyes to open first UK outlet in London’s Westfield Stratford

New sites will be announced "imminently", the chain said.

Taco Bell to open restaurant in Romford

The latest opening is the chain’s 69th store in the UK.