Dunkin’ Donuts planning restaurants in Turkey
Canton, Mass. — As part of Dunkin’ Donuts’ development strategy to increase its international presence, the company has announced plans to develop restaurants in Turkey. The company is seeking large well-capitalized groups with operating experience capable of building out region with a minimum of 20 to 25 restaurants. The schedule calls for the first restaurants to open in early 2015. The goal is to develop more than 100 restaurants over the next 10 years.
Dunkin’ Donuts has also recently expanded into other countries including India, Guatemala and Vietnam. Currently, the company has 3,200 franchised restaurants internationally.
Natural Grocers opens second Tulsa store
Denver — Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has announced the grand opening of a second store in Tulsa, Okla., on Oct. 22.
The store will have its first free cooking class at noon on opening day, with nationally recognized nutrition expert Cary Tamburro, BS, making “Smoothies to Jump Start Your Health.”
Epiphany Boutique to join West 7th development
Fort Worth, Texas — Epiphany Boutique will open a 1,463-sq.-ft. store at West 7th, a mixed-use development at the intersection of West Seventh Street and University Drive in Fort Worth, according to Cypress Equities, the developers of West 7th.
The store is slated to open in early October. Centennial Retail Services represented the landlord. Epiphany Boutique represented itself.