Bennigan’s Signs 50-Restaurant Deal to Enter India

Master franchising agreement is latest bold move in brand’s global expansion Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bennigan’s, one of America’s most iconic restaurant brands, announced today that it has executed a Master Franchise Agreement with Suri Hospitality International to open 50 locations throughout…

Miami, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Pollo Tropical® has entered into its first franchise development agreement outside the Western Hemisphere – a 10-unit deal to bring the popular quick-casual chain of tropical flame-grilled chicken restaurants to northern India. This marks the brand’s 11th…

35 Shops Expected to Open by 2018 Winston-Salem, NC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation announced today that it has signed its first development agreement in India, a regional agreement with new franchisee Bedrock Food Company Pvt., Ltd.  Under the new…

Openings in New Delhi, India Part of Dunkin’ Donuts’ International Growth Plan Canton, MA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, today celebrates the opening of its first two restaurants in India. The Dunkin’ Donuts…

California Pizza Kitchen, Inc., home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, today announced the opening of its second restaurant in India. Opened by CPK franchise partner…

Dunkin’ Donuts, the world’s leading baked goods and coffee chain, is continuing its steady expansion around the globe, announcing today that the Company has signed an agreement with Jubilant FoodWorks Ltd. to enter the Indian market. The master franchise agreement…

McDonald’s Corp’s Indian franchisee plans to set up 30 new restaurants in the southern and western parts of the country this year, as part of the restaurant chain’s expansion plans in Asia’s third-largest economy. Speaking to Reuters in an interview,…

Quiznos, pioneer of the toasted sandwich and one of the nation’s premier restaurant chains for subs, salads and soups, today announced that a master franchise agreement has been signed to open the first Quiznos location in India as part of…

California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (CPK) (NASDAQ: CPKI), home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, today announced the opening of its first restaurant in India. Opened by…

McDonald’s Corp., the largest restaurant chain, plans to open 100 more restaurants in South Africa and 120 in India over the next five years as the company seeks out further growth in emerging markets. The Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa…

Praful Desai celebrated his 65th birthday last weekend by doing something special with his family. Mr. Desai, a retired chemical engineer and an avowed vegetarian, took his two brothers-in-law, their wives, children and grandchildren to Bangalore’s latest hotspot — the…

The quick-serving restaurant (QSR) chains in India have found an easy and inexpensive platform to connect with their target audience—social networking sites. Many QSR chains like McDonald’s, Mainland China, Pizza Hut or the new entrant Jus Booster Juice have opened…