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|Chem-Dry Carpet & Tile Franchise Expands Into Spain.
marketwired.com - The Chem-Dry floor cleaning franchise system, which has more than 4,200 franchise units worldwide, is expanding into Spain. ... [more] 22 Jan, 2015
Creative Learning Corporation Awards Franchises in Spain and New Zealand.
businesswire.com - Creative Learning Corporation, owner and developer of Bricks 4 Kidz, and Challenge Island, is pleased to announce that BFK Franchise Company, LLC has recently awarded franchises in Spain and NZ... [more] 18 Jun, 2014
Leading Youth Sports Franchise Company Expands Internationally.
prweb.com - TGA launches its junior golf program in Spain to grow youth sports participation and enrich students at schools. ... [more] 11 Oct, 2012
Eroski to expand franchise store network.
just-food.com - Spanish retailer Eroski is to invest EUR15m (US$19.7m) in the expansion of its franchise store network in Spain this year. ... [more] 6 Mar, 2012
Spanish sandwich chain has huge plans for US.
msnbc.msn.com - 100 Montaditos has doubled its number of restaurants across Spain since 2007, to 200. Now it’s setting its sights on the U.S. and aims to open 4,000 American stores in the next five years. ... [more] 19 Aug, 2011
Vivafit launches first Spanish franchise.
worldleisurejobs.com - Women-only health club operator Vivafit has opened its first franchise site in Spain, in the town of Lepe, near Huelva. ... [more] 17 Mar, 2011
AmRest to become largest KFC franchisee in Spain.
wbj.pl - Polish restaurant operator AmRest Holding has signed an agreement to acquire a 76.3 percent stake in Restauravia Grupo Empresarial, a Spanish restaurant business controlled by equity firm Corpfin Capital. ... [more] 14 Feb, 2011
New EmbroidMe franchise opens in Madrid. EmbroidMe, the world’s largest embroidery franchise, has a new store at 4 Ferrer Del Rio, 6, under the ownership of local residents Maria Ines Marino and Ignacio Roca De Togores. .... [more]
11 Aug, 2008
Spanish fashion giant gears up for UK launch. Spain’s second biggest fashion retailer Cortefiel is finalising plans to enter the UK market. .... [more]
29 Sep, 2006
O'Briens makes first Spanish move. Sandwich chain
O'Briens opens its first Spanish store in Puerto Banus in the Marbella
region today. .... [more]
6 Dec, 2004
Spain's Seur sells Madrid franchise. J.P. Morgan Partners
LLC and Bridgepoint Capital Ltd. agreed to buy the Madrid franchise
of Spain's leading courier company, Seur SA. .... [more]
2 Apr, 2004
Major Expansion Deal in Spain for Express by Holiday Inn.
InterContinental Hotels Group has signed a major new development agreement
with Midland Iberia to build up to 20 new Express by Holiday Inn hotels
in Spain within the next six years. .... [more]
2 Dec, 2003
Natuzzi Opens 4 Stores in Madrid. Natuzzi SpA, the world's
leading manufacturer of leather upholstered furniture, has decided
to strengthen its presence in the Iberian market through the opening
of 4 Natuzzi stores in Madrid. .... [more]
4 Oct, 2002
Italian optician Angiolucci buys four chains of outlets in Spain.
Italian company Angiolucci has bought four chains of opticians in
Spain for 27m euros: Program Vision, Opticost, Navarro Optico and
Sunglass. .... 8 May, 2002
TelePizza parent company registers losses of 8.17m euros.
The parent company of TelePizza, the Spanish pizza delivery group,
registered losses of 8.17m euros last year, as a result of extraordinary
costs linked to the withdrawal from the UK and Morocco, and provisions
linked to the options plan for the workforce. .... 7 May, 2002
McDonald's to open 170 new outlets in Spain over 3 years. McDonald's
is to invest 332m euros (Pta55bn) over the next three years in opening
170 more restaurants in Spain. .... 6 Oct, 2001
Holiday Gym to franchise operation. Holiday Gym,
the Spanish gymnasium chain owned by Luis Guerra Yuste, is planning
a five-fold increase in size. .... 2 Oct, 2001
Telepizza launches restaurant chain. Spanish pizza delivery
company Telepizza is to enter the fast food restaurant market with
'La Piazza', a new pizza fast food chain which will compete with McDonald's
and Burger King. La Piazza will aim to have an 84m euro turnover (Pta14bn)
when its 120 restaurants are operating..... 21 Sep, 2001
TelePizza's overseas ops triple contribution to H1 EBITDA.
TelePizza SA said its overseas operations more than tripled their
contribution to the group's first half EBITDA. .... 26 Jul, 2001
Fly to open 20 stores to compete with Ikea in Spain.
Fly, the French designer furniture group, wants to expand in Spain
by opening 20 outlets over the next five years, some of which will
operate as franchises. .... 28 Jun, 2001
Spain's struggling Telepizza sees rising profit.
Spanish fast-food chain Telepizza , stung by a series of business
failures, said on Thursday it expected to end the second quarter with
a 24 percent increase in core earnings from the first quarter. ....
21 Jun, 2001
Large provisions lead to a fivefold fall in TelePizza's
profits. TelePizza, the Spanish fast-food group, made a net
profit of 5.37m euros (Pta839m) in 2000, a fivefold fall on the figure
for 1999. .... 28 Feb, 2001
Mail Boxes to open 90 outlets in Spain. Mail
Boxes, the US business services franchiser, has created an ambitious
plan to expand in the Spanish region of Andalusia. The company aims
to open 90 franchised outlets within the next five years at a cost
of 8.11m euros (Pta1.350bn). .... 23 Feb, 2001
TelePizza embarks on strategy to grow in Greece by setting
up a subsidiary. TelePizza and Goody's, the Spanish and Greek
fast food restaurants respectively, have formed the company TelePizza
Hellas as a result of the agreement reached between the two on 13
September. .... 17 Jan, 2001
Franchising in Spain turns over 6 billion euros in 2000.
Franchises in Spain turned over six billion euros last year,
30 per cent up on 1999, according to figures from analysts at Barbarillado
Asociados. .... 13 Jan, 2001
Mango's trip around the world (La vuelta al mundo de
Mango. After just 16 years, Mango has become Spain's second-largest
textile group, behind Inditex, and is present in 46 countries. ....
15 Dec, 2000
Telepizza explains latest strategic plan to franchise holders.
Pedro Ballve and Jose Carlos Olcese, chairman and executive
deputy-chairman of the Spanish fast food chain Telepizza respectively,
held a meeting last Friday with the owners of more than ninety per
cent of the chain's franchises. .... 6 Nov, 2000
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