Figaro to open stores in Middle East

MANILA, Philippines – The Middle East will see soon Figaro stores as the homegrown coffee shop signed of a master franchise agreement with the Fahad Bin Abdulla (FBA) Group of Qatar.

The deal was signed in Qatar in the presence of officials from Figaro and the FBA group on September 10
The deal allows the Figaro Coffee Company to expand its presence in the Middle East, and establish up to 40 stores in countries like Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, and Oman over the next 10 years.
FBA and Figaro aimed to open the first store in Qatar in the first quarter of 2015.

“This will further help us in our expansion plans in various countries so that we may continue to serve world-class Filipino coffee not only to fellow Filipinos abroad but also to other coffee lovers who haven’t tried brewed and authentic Filipino coffee,” said by Figaro media relations head Annesy del Mundo.

The FBA Group is a Doha based company that involved in real estate, construction, travel and tours, furniture, industrial products and trading businesses. The FBA group also diversified into the food and beverage business. It said Figaro was the first food and beverage venture it teamed up.
Figaro, the country’s largest homegrown coffee company, will celebrate its 21st anniversary in November.

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