Cafe de Coral Holdings, the world's largest Chinese fast-food chain operator, has seen rent increases on its outlets slow to 5 per cent this year after a period when landlords asked for massive rent increases for retail space.Monday, 20 February, 2006, 12:00am
More than 20,000 people have queued for $12 lunches at Hong Kong's biggest Chinese fast-food chain in the past two days.
Cafe de Coral's three-day promotion started on Wednesday, with each of its 110 branches selling between 100 and 120 Big Bowl Rice lunch sets a day for $12 - a discount of more than 50 per cent.28 Apr 2000 - 12:00am
CAFE de Coral operates fast-food and speciality restaurant chains under the names of Cafe de Coral, Spaghetti House and Ah Yee LengTong.
This time last year, Seapower Securities had a buy recommendation on the counter.
This proved sterling advice, as Cafe de Coral outperformed the market by 65.94 per cent.10 Jan 1999 - 12:00am
Competition among fast food shops is intensifying with a co-founder of Cafe de Coral and Fairwood launching the first in a proposed new food chain.
Alfred Lo Hoi-fook, who helped found Cafe de Coral in 1963 and Fairwood in 1972, yesterday opened Fruito Ricci in Whampoa Garden, Hunghom.
Mr Lo has poached two long-serving Fairwood executives to join his venture.10 Jul 1998 - 12:00am
Bass, the British brewery group, has launched a massive restructuring programme aimed at refocusing on better performing operations and buying into other sectors.
After the GBP279 million (about HK$3.53 billion) disposal of its Gala bingo chain, Bass yesterday said it had also sold 1,428 pubs, and was handing back GBP850 million to shareholders.17 Dec 1997 - 12:00am