Sunday, 27. November 2016
The scandal of a lack of hygiene is not so long ago. But now the fast food chain Burger King wants to expand in Germany. Germany-Chef Bork sees “lots of potential”. The preparations are already underway.
The fast-food chain Burger King wants to open in the coming years in Germany, approximately 300 new Restaurants. “We currently have in Germany, around 700 stores – and still a lot of potential,” said the CEO of Burger King Germany Andreas Bork, the “world on Sunday”. “A four-digit number of Restaurants, it should already be in the next six, seven years.”
the new stores were were Scheduled in both downtown as well as on arterial roads and transport corridors. In the Expansion it is a summarization of the existing branch network. In Munich, for example, the number of Restaurants is to be increased from 15 to 25, in Cologne, Germany from seven to twelve to 15.
“The plans are quite ambitious, I know,” said Bork. “Preparations to run for several years. It can, and will, therefore, go in next time.”
The scandal to a lack of hygiene and poor working conditions about two years ago, the then largest franchisee Yi-Ko Bork sees now overcome: “The impact of sales anyway, we have more than compensated.” A RTL Team to the journalist Günter Wallraff had been reported in 2014, serious abuses in the branches of the Yi-Ko-Holding.
For 2016, and expects to Bork with Revenues of around 900 million euros in Germany. The be about 50 million euros more than in the previous year.