Texas-based Russo’s New York Pizzeria & Italian Kitchen has inked a five-unit franchise deal in Qatar, in keeping with a press launch.
“We’re thrilled to develop our worldwide footprint and showcase our elevated quick informal eating expertise in Qatar, an extremely thrilling world market that I’ve turn out to be very keen on,” Chef Anthony Russo, Russo’s founder and CEO mentioned within the launch. “We’re honored to have the assist of our new Qatari franchisee. And opening simply forward of the World Cup is the proper alternative to develop model consciousness amongst an influential, world viewers.”
Russo, the son of first-generation Italian immigrants who immigrated to New Jersey earlier than settling within the Houston, Texas, launched Russo’s in 1992 and has expanded the model in partnership with 27 franchisees. There are greater than 50 places throughout the U.S., in addition to eight eating places located all through Dubai and Saudi Arabia.