Expansion

Pret A Manger to expand in UAE

Up to 20 new shops are expected to open across the country in the years ahead.

Pret A Manger to expand in UAE

Up to 20 new shops are expected to open across the country in the years ahead.

Telecommunication giant Huawei is entering the coffee market

One registered trademark translates to “One Cup of Coffee Absorbs Cosmic Energy”.

Popeyes’ South Korean comeback starting at the end of this year

The chain is looking to open hundreds of restaurants “in the coming years.”

South Korea’s SPC Group acquires French restaurant chain Lina’s

Lina’s opened its first location in Paris in 1989.

Texas Chicken Malaysia opening over 100 restaurants by 2030

More drive-thru restaurants and expanded delivery services are part of the plan.

Wingstop heading to South Korea

It sees a potential for 200 to 250 total restaurants in the country.

Subway inks master franchise deal to triple West Malaysia growth

The announcement is also part of Subway’s APAC hopes to double its current network of restaurants in the region from about 3,300 to over 6,000 in the next five years.

Baskin-Robbins franchisee opens 1,000th store

The ice cream brand is celebrating the milestone with a limited-time promotion through March.

Japanese sushi chain Sushiro to take on McDonald's in U.S. – report

It is looking to increase the number of overseas outlets to 700.

Tim Hortons slated to make India debut, eyes 300-plus stores in ten years

The coffee brand currently has over 5,100 restaurants across 13 countries.

Dairy Queen to open 600 more stores in China by 2030

The chain already has over 1,100 restaurants in the market. 

Swensen’s to expand in Cambodia, Laos following new ten-year agreement

New store formats are expected as a result of the collaboration between Minor Food International and Express Food Group.

Fast casual chain Paik’s Noodle makes Melbourne debut

Paik’s boasts nine dishes that intersect between fermented Korean flavours and more traditional Chinese-style stir fry.