• Nigeria’s best quality food services

    SagaBrand, our unique brand-tracking tool, gives insight into how consumers’ perceptions of food service providers in Nigeria have changed throughout 2021. In our online panels run through SagaPoll, consumers were asked to rate brands that they are aware of which they believe represent ‘good’ and ‘poor’ quality. Coming in at #1 for good quality in

    Categories: Foodservice - Nigeria - SagaBrand

  • Ethiopia set to become Burger King’s eighth African market

    Toronto, Canada-based Restaurant Brands International (RBI) has partnered with Belayab Foods Production to bring its Burger King brand to Ethiopia, website reports. Burger King restaurants are currently to be found in seven African countries. It entered four of these markets (Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Ghana, and Tunisia) during the past five years. During late 2018,

    Categories: Foodservice - SagaRetail News - Ethiopia

  • KFC arrives in Dakar and Khartoum, with Kigali next on the list

    KFC opened outlets in Senegal and Sudan during late 2019, bringing to 22 the number of African countries in which it operates. This figure is set to rise to 23 in the near future, with plans to bring the brand to Rwanda recently unveiled on Instagram. KFC, a subsidiary of US-based Yum! Brands, is by

    Categories: SagaRetail News - Rwanda - Senegal - Sudan

  • Artcaffé the latest edition to Nairobi CBD’s burgeoning restaurant scene

    Restaurant chain Artcaffé recently opened its 34th and 35th locations in Nairobi’s Central Business District (CBD) and is planning two more. One of its recent openings is a “flagship” location in Westminster House, overlooking Kenyatta Avenue. As well as providing “a full-service casual dining experience,” this outlet includes a bakery, coffee shop and cocktail bar.

    Categories: Foodservice - SagaRetail News - Kenya

  • Nigerian salad and smoothie chain opens eighth location

    SoFresh Neighbourhood Market, a Lagos-based chain that is hybrid of a quickservice restaurant and a fruit and vegetable shop, recently opened its eighth outlet. It focuses on such fare as sandwiches, wraps, salads, fruit packs, muesli, juices and smoothies, while also offering fresh fruit and vegetables and a limited selection of “healthy” packaged food. SoFresh

    Categories: Foodservice - SagaRetail News - Consumer - Retail & Shopping Malls - Nigeria

  • Burger King sees “huge opportunity” in African markets

    Burger King parent company Restaurant Brands International (RBI) has revealed that it is in talks with potential franchisees with a view to expanding its presence in sub-Saharan Africa. According to Daniel Schwartz, CEO of RBI, the fast-food chain is “significantly under-penetrated” on the continent and has a “huge opportunity” to grow. José Cil, president of

    Categories: Foodservice - SagaRetail News - Consumer - Nigeria