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Fast-food chain Jollibee is set to make its famous fried chicken available at London’s West End, the UK’s theater district, with the launch of its European flagship store on May 20.
“Bringing Jollibee to London’s West End is part of our continued commitment to expand in Europe and bring our delicious crispy Chickenjoy to more people around the world,” Ernesto Tanmantiong, Jollibee Group CEO, said.
Aiming to be one of the top five restaurant operators, Jollibee group plans to open 450 stores globally across its brand this year, the chief added.
“We know customers are excited to try new restaurants and visitors will return to key tourist destinations like central London, helping to fuel the capital’s restaurant industry,” Tanmantiong said.
The homegrown restaurant also plans to have 50 stores in Europe by 2025.
Jollibee in Times Square
Earlier in March, Jollibee also revealed its plan to establish a flagship store in New York. A report by the New York Business Journal said that the company acquired a 7,000-square feet store in Times Square.
Jollibee currently operates in two locations across New York; one in Manhattan and one in Queens.
The fast-food chain has over 5,800 restaurants across 33 countries.