Recently Many posts going rounds on Social media platforms claiming that Burger King & Pizza Hut Sold Businesses in Pakistan and most of the Netizens perceived it as if the World’s Popular food chain is quitting Pakistan, but the Fact is that they Haven’t Sold Businesses in Pakistan, Only Exclusive Rights Possession Re-Sold, From One Rights Owner to Another, Whereas The Food Chain Still holds the Copyright and Absolute ownership of the Trademark, Confirms Startup Pakistan.
Pizza Hut and Burger King have been out of commission, however, the new owner has vowed to make a comeback of the two fast food eateries this month. Currently, there are 84 Pizza Hut and nine Burger King branches in the country.
The new management vows to take this number higher over the next five years. Azhar Jafri, Executive Director of the newly-acquired MCR and MCR Pakistan said:
“We want to revamp operations completely. We plan to increase Pizza Hut branches to 200 and Burger King to around 50 by 2027.”