Taste Holdings to liquidate Domino’s after failure to dispose the pizza business

SOUTH AFRICA – South Africa’s Taste Holdings, shifting its focus from fast foods to luxury goods, is liquidating the subsidiary that holds the licence for Domino’s SA after failing to find a buyer for the […]

Taste Holdings sell Starbucks South Africa stores seeking to exit food business

SOUTH AFRICA – Taste Holdings, licensed operator of Starbucks and Domino’s Pizza in South Africa has sold13 stores of its coffee chain to a consortium, K2019548958 (South Africa) Proprietary Limited, for 7 million rand (US$464,000) […]

Jubilant FoodWorks to invest US$35.2m in expanding its operations in India

INDIA – Jubilant FoodWorks, operator of Domino’s Pizza and Dunkin’ Donuts in India plans to invest upto US$35.2 million (Rs 250 crore) to set up over 120 stores in both existing and new markets this […]

Nigeria Eat n’ Go opens 100th fast food outlet in US$27.78m investment plan

NIGERIA – Eat n’ Go Limited, Nigeria’s franchisee for Domino’s Pizza, Cold Stone Creamery and Pinkberry gourmet frozen yoghurt, has opened a new outlet in Lagos. Speaking at the unveiling in Lagos recently, Patrick McMichael, […]

Taste Holdings to roll out more stores under new turnaround strategy

SOUTH AFRICA – Taste Holdings, South Africa’s licensed operator of Starbucks Coffee and Domino’s Pizza, has unveiled plans of opening more outlets as part of its strategy to lift the company’s balance sheets. According to […]

South Africa’s Taste Holdings appoints Dylan Pienaar as new CEO

SOUTH AFRICA – Taste Holdings, South Africa’s licensed operator of Starbucks Coffee and Domino’s Pizza, has appointed its chief operating officer, Dylan Pienaar, as chief executive officer effective. Dylan will replace Tyrone Moodley who stepped […]

Taste holdings to roll out more outlets with US$9.5m cash injection

SOUTH AFRICA – Taste Holdings, South Africa’s licensed operator of Starbucks Coffee and Domino’s Pizza has announced that it will resume rolling out more coffee shops and fast food outlets following its US$9.51 million cash […]

Jubilant FoodWorks appoints Kapil Grover as CMO of Domino’s Pizza

ASIA – India’s operator of the American pizza restaurant, Domino’s Pizza and Dunkin’ Donuts, Jubilant FoodWorks has appointed Kapil Grover as the new Chief Marketing Officer of Domino’s Pizza effective July 2018. According to a […]

Domino’s seeks to terminate Indian partnership with Coca-Cola for PepsiCo

ASIA – Domino’s Pizza, the American pizza restaurant operated by Jubilant Food-Works (JFL) in India is seeking to end its global partnership with Coca-Cola in India, with possibility of swapping it with its rival PepsiCo, […]

Domino’s implicated for not passing on lower GST rate benefits to consumers

INDIA – Domino’s Pizza, a restaurant chain operated by Jubilant FoodWorks in India is under investigation by anti-profiteering authorities for not passing on goods and services tax (GST) benefits to consumers after reducing and slashing […]