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Jollibee putting up shop in UAE


Homegrown fast-food chain Jollibee Food Corp. (JFC) is expanding its footprint in the Middle East with a new joint-venture deal that will bring flagship brand Jollibee to oil-rich United Arab Emirates.

Posted: February 26th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Jollibee hopes to topple Japan firm as Asia’s largest

Jollibee Foods Corp. hopes to topple Japan’s Zensho Holdings Co. Ltd. in two years to become Asia’s largest restaurant and fast-food company, a top executive of the Philippine fast-food giant said last week.

Posted: November 18th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Jollibee’s net profit grew 33% in Q1 to P895M


Fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. grew its first quarter net profit by 33 percent year-on-year to P895 million on the back of growth in same-store sales alongside the improvement in operating margins.

Posted: May 15th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Jollibee profit reached P3.7B in ’12, up 15.1%


Fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. grew its net profit last year by 15.1 percent to P3.72 billion, which reflects an extraordinary item related to the rationalization of its overseas store network.

Posted: February 15th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

For McDonald’s, it is more than just the food it offers

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I am writing to you today in response to your column published in the Philippine Daily Inquirer last Nov. 16.

Posted: December 7th, 2012 in Columnists | Read More »

‘How come McDonald’s never beat Jollibee as market leader?’

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Q: We read your column last Friday. It was about how a local brand can become a global brand like Jollibee assuming that Jollibee qualifies as a global brand.

Posted: November 16th, 2012 in Columnists | Read More »

Giant leap from fast food to health care sector


Robert Kuan, 65, is having the time of his life navigating a second career after a highly successful foray into fast food, Chinese-style. After cashing in his 50 percent equity in ChowKing for a reported half a billion pesos, Robert is now chair of St. Luke’s Medical Center.

Posted: September 8th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Johnny Rockets to increase PH presence

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American dining chain Johnny Rockets is expected to scale up its presence in the Philippines as its local franchise partner has committed to invest about P1 billion to build a 40-restaurant network in five years.

Posted: September 2nd, 2012 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Jollibee to put up 100 new stores in China

Fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. plans to set up 100 new stores across China this year under various brands, in a bid to sustain the double-digit growth of its business in Asia’s largest economy.

Posted: August 31st, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

Jollibee forays into hotpot dining business in China


Home-grown fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. has teamed up with Taiwan’s leading restaurant operator Wowprime Corp. to own and operate a hot pot dining chain in mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.

Posted: August 22nd, 2012 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Jollibee sees improved earnings in Q2


Home-grown fast food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. likely posted better profit figures in the second quarter of the year, following an improvement on its bottom line with the stabilization, and in some cases even decline, in food prices.

Posted: July 11th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

New investors to beef up Wendy’s capital


The Pardo family, which operates the Wendy’s hamburger chain in the Philippines, is finalizing a deal that will allow it to take on a new strategic partner to boost its restaurant business and take advantage of rising income levels in the country.

Posted: May 21st, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »



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