Expansion

The Habit Burger Grill is fired up and ready to start its race to 10,000 restaurants 

General manager Yang Ming Ong shares first details of the chargrilled burger brand’s strategy, and how Asia would play a critical role.
6 hours ago

The Habit Burger Grill is fired up and ready to start its race to 10,000 restaurants 

General manager Yang Ming Ong shares first details of the chargrilled burger brand’s strategy, and how Asia would play a critical role.
6 hours ago

Hong Kong’s Hyakunousha eyes 10,000 stores for new omusubi concept

The company expects approximately 50,000 jobs to be created as a result.
6 days ago

Shake Shack to open ten additional stores in Malaysia by 2031

The chain now expects to have more than 45 Shake Shacks across Korea, Singapore, and Malaysia that year.

Papa John’s inks deal to open over 1,300 stores in China by 2040

The franchisee development agreement is the biggest in the pizza chain’s history.

Kopi Kenangan gets unicorn status after US$96m Series C funding round

The chain has grown to employ more than 3,000 staff in over 600 stores across 45 cities.

2021: Year In Review

We look back at the highs and lows of the Asian multi-site restaurant industries these past twelve months.

Burger King India’s board OKs fundraising plans

The chain is looking to establish 700 restaurants by December 2026.

SSP expands Malaysian reach in new deal

The agreement will see SSP operate 29 units at Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad airports.

Jollibee to open stores in Scotland, Kuala Lumpur

The company continues its international expansion after initially being derailed by lockdowns.

Marugame Udon operator eyeing 4,000 outlets by 2027

80% of the envisioned outlets will be operated under franchise agreements.

Tim Hortons China operator bets on compact “Go” format with METRO partnership

The first seven stores operating under the new agreement recently opened in four cities.

Jollibee ramps up expansion of three brands across China

The company described the country as one of their "four pillar markets".

Subway APAC president: regional growth can match U.S. foothold

In his first-ever interview with QSR Media, Eric Foo details the chain’s expansion targets and stressed their ongoing investment in digital engagement.

McDonald’s Malaysia to open 200 more outlets within five years

It is in the process of hiring 10,000 workers as part of the expansion plan.

Haidilao eyes US$301m share sale for credit facilities repayment

It previously announced it will be shutting down or suspending the operations of around 300 restaurants.