ATLANTA, GA – June 15, 2016 — Hooters today announces plans a new location with franchisee Destination Resorts Co., Ltd., in Singapore, with a target open date for mid-late summer 2016.
Hooters of Singapore Marina Bay, will open at the gateway of the lively financial district which includes a mix of office, entertainment, and residential developments. This 3,100 square-foot location will also feature 20 high-definition televisions. Hooters Singapore Marina Bay will have 25 iconic Hooter girls selected from hundreds of applicants.
“We’re passionate about expanding our strategy for Hooters in Asia, most notably with recent growth in Singapore, in order to better serve our valuable customers,” said Gary Murray, CEO, Destination Resorts Co. Ltd. “We’re committed to delivering world-famous chicken wings and iconic Hooters Girl hospitality to Singapore residents and guests.”
The new location is part of a 35-location Southeast Asia development agreement between Hooters and Bangkok-based international franchisee, Destination Resorts Co., Ltd. Along with recent locations previously opened in Asia, both locations will bolster Hooters presence in Asia to 22 total locations.
“Asia is a top target for Hooters international growth, and expanding in Singapore exhibits Hooters pledge to expand internationally,” said Mark Whittle, senior vice president of global development, Hooters of America, LLC. “Our international expansion would not be possible without the dedicated efforts of partners like Destination Resorts Co. Ltd. who understand and bring the Hooters restaurant concept to a variety of new markets.”
Hooters Asia is always looking for great new sites to locate Hooters restaurants. We are currently seeking sites in; Taipei, Hong Kong, Kowloon, Macao, Ho Chi Minh, Jakarta, Manila, Cebu, Davao, Singapore, Bali, Bangkok, Krabi, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Siam Reap. Landlords and agents can contact us www.hootersasia.com.
Hooters is continually opening restaurants and is actively seeking qualified franchise partners to open new locations in select markets across the U.S. and around the globe. For more information about becoming a Hooters franchisee, visit http://franchising.hooters.com.