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Jollibee ramps up North American expansion

Filipino fast food chain Jollibee plans to expand its store network in North America to 250 by 2023.

Jollibee profit soars nearly 20 per cent

Philippine fast-food franchise Jollibee posted an increase in profit of nearly 20 per cent in its third quarter.

Jollibee Foods eyes Tim Ho Wan franchise

Jollibee Foods says it will invest S$45 million in a private equity fund to acquire the master franchise of Tim Ho Wan in Asia Pacific.

Jollibee linked to Pret-A-Manger bid

A Pret-A-Manger bid by Jollibee Foods would value the sandwich and coffee chain at excess of US$1 billion.

Jollibee Foods beats blockade for 1000th branch

Jollibee Foods Corporation about to open Philippines’ 1000th branch of Jollibee in Bonifacio Global City.

Jollibee Foods JV to open door to Europe

Jollibee Foods has signed with Blackbird Holdings to take the Jollibee brand into Europe.

Jollibee Winnipeg first Canadian foothold

Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) has opened its first Canadian outlet, Jollibee Winnipeg.

Jollibee Foods counts down to 1000

Jollibee Foods has opened the 991st branch of its flagship brand Jollibee in the Philippines, in the Ma-a area of Davao.

Jollibee swallows up Mang Inasal Philippines

Jollibee buys Mang Inasal Philippines for $43 million.

Jollibee to open 330 stores

Jollibee Foods will open 330 new stores in 2015 on the back of a solid boost in sales and profit last year.

Jollibee ramps up Middle East presence

Filipino fast food chain Jollibee will ramp up its presence in the Middle East with a new joint venture with a UAE company. Jollibee Foods Corporation, through its subsidiary Golden Plate, has formed a JV with Golden Crown Foods to own and operate restaurants in the UAE. JFC currently operates 42 restaurants in the Middle East: 16 Jollibee and 26 Chowking. JFC, whose brands also include Greenwich, Red Ribbon, Mang Inasal and Burger King, has 2764 restaurants in the Philippines and 583 o…

Jollibee in expansion mode

Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) plans to open 200 new restaurants before the year ends. The Filipino fast food chain operator says 100 of the outlets will open in the Philippines and the rest abroad. “For Jollibee Foods Corp, we have alloted a capex of 5.5 billion pesos ($123.3 million) in expenditure this year and that number has not changed despite the recent volatility and drop in value of the stock market and the depreciation of the peso,” said CFO Ysmael Baysa. Most of the oversea…