CMR SAB de CV:Says it has opened the first Red Lobster restaurant in Mexico.Says Red Lobster Santa Fe is located in Av. Prolongacion Paseo de la Reforma No. 400 Col. Pena Blanca Santa Fe, Mexico.Says the 790 m2 restaurant will serve more than 10,000 guests per month.Says the investment value ascends to 30 million Mexican pesos.Says the investment will generate 130 direct jobs.Says in Aug. 2011 the company signed a development agreement with Darden Restaurants Inc to construct and operate exclusively 37 restaurants till 2016 in Mexico under the brands Olive Garden, Red Lobster and The Capital Grille.
CMR SAB de CV:Says it has opened its fourth Olive Garden restaurant in la Ciudad de Mexico.Says Olive Garden Santa Fe, with an area of more than 730 square meters, is located west of the city, in the Patio Santa Fe Mall, Av. Prolongacion Paseo de la Reforma No. 400, Col. Pena Blanca, in Santa Fe, Mexico.
Promotora de Cafe Colombia SA announced that it has opened its first Juan Valdez Cafe in Kuwait. The store has a 100 square meters and is located in the Symphony Mall de la Arabian Gulf St., in the district of Salmiya. Juan Valdez Cafe plans to open 60 stores in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in the next five years.
Kout Food Group KSCC announced that it has established a company under the name of "Kout Foodstuff Company". The company will be active in the establishments, operation of restaurants, and in the representation of foreign companies that is specialized in food, import and export. The company will be based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
ARCLAND SERVICE CO LTD announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, ARCLAND SERVICE (H.K.) CO.,LIMITED, has established a wholly owned company, ARCLAND SERVICE KOREA CO.,LTD. in South Korea, which will be engaged in operation a chained restaurant in South Korea, with an registration capital of KRW 1 billion, on November 1, 2013.
Speciality Restaurants Ltd announced that the Company has opened a Mainland China, restaurant located at F-38, First Floor, Viviana Mall, Next to Jupiter Hospital, Thane (West)-400 606 on November 2, 2013. Accordingly, the total number of restaurants (including franchise restaurants) and confectionaries of the Company are 89 and 14 respectively.
SHOKUBUN CO LTD announced that it has decided to establish a wholly owned subsidiary, which will be engaged in operation of canteen, in November 2013.
Soup Restaurant Group Ltd announced that it has launched a new retail business for its Samsui Ginger Sauce, with plans for exports to overseas markets. Soup’s tasty and nutritious Samsui Ginger Sauce has complimented Soup Restaurant’s signature dish, Samsui Ginger Chicken, in all its restaurants in Southeast Asia, since 1995. By selling the bottled sauce, Soup, a company listed on the SGX Mainboard, hopes to diversify its earnings base at a time when rising costs and manpower shortage are limiting growth in Singapore’s food and beverage industry.
Reuters reported that Starbucks Corp which has doubled down on its tea bet, is opening its first Teavana tea bar in New York City this week. Starbucks' Manhattan Teavana store is due to open on October 24, 2013 and aspires to have a zen-like atmosphere fragrant with spices. The shop will also sell food such as chocolate brioche. Starbucks said it would decide later whether to add tea bars to existing Teavana stores. Schultz said the Company would likely add overseas locations while it expanded its U.S. business.