New Zealand’s company coffee company Franchise Development Ltd (FDL) has opened its first Esquires Coffee House in the Gulf state of Kuwait, bringing the brand’s Middle East presence to 12 stores.
The Kuwait Esquires is located in the newest mall in Al Jahra City and covers around 80 sqm with 52 seats. FDL regional director of operations Niza Al Ali says the mall is on the city fringe can get very busy.
FDL has the global master franchise for the Esquires brand and now has 58 stores in China, the Middle East, the UK and Ireland. The company earns royalties and supplies franchisees with New Zealand coffee and related products.