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Restaurant chain Johnny Rockets opens first outlet in Pakistan

RBR Staff Writer Published 06 January 2014

Johnny Rockets’ franchise partner Hamdan International has unveiled its first outlet in Pakistan at Dolmen Mall in Karachi, as part of a strategic plan to introduce ten Johnny Rocket outlets across the country within the next nine years.


The 3,135ft² Johnny Rockets outlet at Dolmen Mall will feature all-American favorites, including made-to-order burgers, crispy American Fries, classic sandwiches and rich, delicious hand-spun shakes.

By the end of the year, another 8200ft² street front Johnny Rockets is slated to open at Z Block DHA Lahore.

The third outlet, due to open in January 2014 in the capital city of Islamabad, is an express unit situated in Islamabad's first shopping mall 'Centaurus.'

Hamdan International franchise partner and CEO Monavar K. Ahmad said Johnny Rockets is recognized worldwide as the place to go for delicious food, friendly service and a fun dining experience

Johnny Rockets CEO John Fuller said Pakistan represents an important foothold for the company into the extremely viable South Asia market.

"We look forward to continued expansion in one of the largest and most populated countries in Asia's southern region," Fuller added.

Johnny Rockets currently has more than 300 restaurants in 32 states, 24 countries and aboard 11 Royal Caribbean cruise ships.

Image: Johnny Rockets to expand global footprint. Photo: Courtesy of Rickywood.