Fast-casual restaurant concept Freddys Menu Prices announced today it has opened its first international location in the Dubai Mall. The brand’s second international location is slated to start at the Mall of the Emirates within the coming weeks. The restaurants are owned and operated by Tastebuds Group, who will continue to drive Freddy’s growth through the entire Middle East, with plans to open locations in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman and Qatar.
“The training and support that we’ve received from Freddy’s since signing our initial master franchise and development agreement continues to be incredible and a true evidence of the level of passion and commitment they spend on each venture,” said Yousef Khattar, managing director of Tastebuds Group. “This has been a pleasure working alongside the team to make sure that all aspects from the warm and friendly concept will likely be received well by our guests in Dubai. We have been truly elated to celebrate the opening of Freddy’s first international location, and to be able to bring the flavour of Freddy’s authentic steakburgers and frozen custard for the Middle East the first time.”
Freddy’s enduring commitment to providing high-quality, premium products and exceptional service has become the driving force behind the brand’s consistent growth domestically, now, internationally. Staying true to the core values, Freddy’s worked to make sure a seamless transition since the concept entered a whole new country by adapting to the regional culture in a variety of aspects including training protocols, hours of operation, menu items offered and portion size, among others. The Dubai locations will serve the same premium Meadowvale frozen custard, Vienna® Beef hot dogs, and USDA beef as his or her U.S. counterparts.
“Among the world’s top holiday destinations, Dubai comes with an unparalleled amount of hospitality, complimenting Freddy’s deep dedication to providing our guests with genuine service in a welcoming atmosphere,” said Ben Hesse, Vice President of education and folks Development. “Identifying which menu items and procedures to uphold or alter were critical for our long-term success and further growth internationally. The Tastebuds team indicates incredible commitment through their extensive learning Wichita, and we’re thrilled to achieve the privilege of entering a whole new and exciting market. We anticipate delivering the Freddy’s experience through the Middle East.”
Earlier this season, Freddy’s announced its expansion in to the nontraditional space the very first time using the opening of brand new locations at Wichita State University student center and Oklahoma State University football and basketball stadiums. Additionally, in 2018, Freddy’s introduced a smaller restaurant prototype having an updated kitchen design that maintains volume capacity to allow new and existing franchisees innovative ways to expand their portfolio with all the brand. These points of growth for your brand helped lay the building blocks for international expansion to the Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates.
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers® wants to open a lot more than 40 restaurants nationwide through the end of 2019. Franchise opportunities stay in areas over the U.S., including the West Coast, Upper Midwest, Northeast and Florida. For lpbwey details about development opportunities, contact Markus Scholler, V . P . of Franchise Development, at 316-719-7850, or visit www.freddysusa.com/franchising.
Co-founded in 2002 by Scott Redler and Bill, Randy and Freddy Simon, Freddy’s opened its first location in Wichita, Kansas, offering a unique blend of cooked-to-order Freddys Sunday Hours seasoned with Freddy’s Famous Steakburger & Fry Seasoning®, Vienna® Beef hot dogs, shoestring fries paired with Freddy’s Famous Fry Sauce® and frozen custard that is certainly freshly churned through the day. Today, Freddy’s continues to grow to a lot more than 300 domestic locations that serve 32 states across the nation from California to Pennsylvania, Virginia, down the East Coast states to Florida as well as 2 international locations in Dubai.