McDonald’s enters Goa; 240th outlet in west, south India

McDonalds 2Westlife Development Ltd, owner of the master franchise of McDonald’s restaurants in west & south India through its subsidiary Hardcastle Restaurants Private Ltd (HRPL), officially announces its entry in the state of Goa with the inauguration of its first restaurant. The new outlet marks its entry into the 10th state and opens its 240th restaurant in west & south India. Continue reading

Five Star Chicken seeks five star franchisees pan-India

Five Star chickenCharoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) is looking forward to open 100 to 150 Five Star Chicken outlets in India by the year end via the franchise route. The brand says 10 % of its total outlets are company-run while the remaining 90 % are operated by its franchisees.

With a production and processing facility at Budigere near Bengaluru, Five Star Chicken has 265 outlets in India across Bangalore, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Goa and Hyderabad. Continue reading

‘KEYS Hotel’ From Berggruen Hotels Starts operations In Tirupati

KeysKeys Hotels, a chain of mid-market hotels by Berggruen Hotels, opened their 17th hotel in India at Tirupati. Keys Hotel Vihas Tirupati will be operated by a Keys franchisee. Located in the heart of the city, Hotel Keys Vihas is at a convenient distance from Tirumala Temple. The hotel is equipped with 58 spacious rooms and three luxury suites. It boasts of unique themes and elegant colour palette of creams, golden and brown

Continue reading