Dubai-based 800PIZZA will start its franchising operations in the Middle East.
"We have been receiving a very consistent demand for franchising since our early days in 2007," Alessandro D'Ubaldo, who created the chain that launched in 2006 as a small pizza outlet in Dubai's Al Barsha, said in a news release. "We are now getting a flurry of inquiries from all over the Middle East, however it is about having a substantial experience in the F&B industry that really matters the most."
The company recently partnered with FRANCORPME, a franchising consultant in the region and a subsidiary of the U.S.-based Francorp Inc., to assist with a top standard franchise program development, including: structure report, legal documents, franchise operations manual and a comprehensive marketing plan.
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