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McDonald’s Thailand plans to double burger outlets

More McDonald’s restaurants are in the pipeline for Thailand under a plan by national franchise-holder McThai aimed at almost doubling sales by 2020.

McThai to boost network

McDonalds will open a new restaurant in Thailand at least every fortnight in 2015, according to local operator McThai Co. The company will increase its budget for capital works by 25 per cent to 900 million baht (US$27.6 million) according to a report in the Bangkok Post newspaper. By the end of 2015 the company expects to be operating 238 McDonald’s restaurants across the country, with sales growth in the double digits. Chief marketing officer Petcharat Uthaisang said the chain would…

McDonalds Thailand bans ‘seat hogging’

Fast food chain imposes one-hour seating limit in Thailand.