Aleph Hospitality, which has earmarked a pipeline of 35 hotels in the Middle East and Africa by 2025,manages hotels directly for owners.
With franchising becoming a crucial business model for the F&B industry, the need to hear what franchise advisors and consultants have to say about the sector in the region has never mattered more. Against this backdrop, HN sought the views of Imad Charaf Eddine, chairman of Francorp Middle East & Levant , a franchise development firm, on several key industry issues
Multi-unit franchisee Ali Alghanim & Sons opens second Melt Shop in Kuwait, as part of seven-unit deal
“Opening our second restaurant in Kuwait in less than six months further signifies our aggressive international expansion efforts,” said Spencer Rubin, founder & CEO of Melt Shop.
Retail franchise operator M.H. Alshaya Co. is preparing to introduce 11 new brands to Kuwait when The Avenues Phase IV opens later this month.
Cali Group announced that its restaurant operating subsidiary, CaliBurger, will expand in 2018 throughout the Middle East, among other destinations. “Every new CaliBurger restaurant is being designed with an eye toward implementation of the technologies being developed by Cali Group’s affiliated companies,” said Jonathan Wong, chief operating officer of CaliBurger. “Our goal in...