AmRest is not the owner of KFC, Pizza Hut, Burger King, and Starbucks brands and does not sell the licenses to operate these restaurants to other entities.
Cooperation on a franchise basis with our Company for listed brands is not possible.
AmRest is a franchisee of Yum! Brands Inc. for the KFC and Pizza Hut brands.
Burger King restaurants also operate on a franchise basis following an agreement concluded with Burger King Europe GmbH.
Starbucks restaurants in Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary are opened by joint-venture companies AmRest Coffee, which have the exclusive rights and licenses to develop and manage Starbucks cafés. Starbucks stores in Romania and Bulgaria, which were acquired from Marinopoulos Coffee SEE B.V. are operated by the Company on a franchise basis.
La Tagliatella is AmRest own brand, which became part of the portfolio in April 2011. La Tagliatella restaurants are operated both by AmRest and by entities which operate these restaurants on a franchise basis.
The Blue Frog and KABB brands became the property of AmRest in December 2012 as a result of purchase of a majority stake in Blue Horizon Hospitality Group LTD.