Reef Expertise and TGI Fridays have partnered to launch as many as 300 supply eating places in the US, Canada and elsewhere internationally over the subsequent 5 years, making it the primary world casual-dining model in Reef’s increasing portfolio.
The primary TGI Fridays ghost kitchen is anticipated to launch in Reef’s headquarters metropolis of Miami. TGI Fridays is predicated in Dallas and has greater than 700 eating places worldwide in 54 nations.
Reef has been rising its restaurant-brand portfolio.
In August, Reef introduced a deal with The Wendy’s Co., the Dublin, Ohio-based quick-service burger model, for as many as 700 eating places. And simply final month, the Los Angeles-based 800 Levels fast-casual pizza idea announced plans to add 500 delivery locations globally over the subsequent 5 years utilizing the quickly rising REEF ghost kitchen community, which has about 5,000 places.
“Our partnership with Reef brings with it a novel alternative to ship Fridays to extra visitors world wide,” stated Ray Blanchette, CEO at TGI Fridays, in a press release. “Reef is actually a launching pad to ship that Fridays feeling whereas prioritizing comfort and high quality.”
The partnership between TGI Fridays and Reef will give the restaurant model, identified for loaded potato skins and different objects, entry to unserved metropolis areas and prospects on the lookout for TGI Fridays signature objects.
Reef famous that almost half of the 300 deliberate TGI Fridays supply eating places might be in worldwide markets, the place the model was a casual-dining export pioneer.
“Having spent a very good a part of my profession on the TGI Fridays worldwide staff, I can’t categorical how excited I’m to be part of this historic partnership between TGI Fridays and Reef,” stated Michael Beacham, Reef’s president of kitchens.
Reef has community of supply eating places in additional than 30 cities world wide. The corporate operates parking actual property, which it makes use of for its supply places.
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