US-based bakery café chain Au Bon Pain has opened an outlet in Mantri Square, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru. The restaurant is spread across 2,400 square feet with a seating capacity of 120 people. It is the fourth outlet in Bengaluru.
According to a PTI report, Kerala Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC) is working out a Medical Tourism package seeking to cash in on growing worldwide interest in the state as an ideal destination to combine treatment with holidaying.
Atlanta, Georgia -- Hotel Equities (www.hotelequities.com) recently opened the 80-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Commerce, Georgia. Located at 137 Frontage Road, the Fairfield Inn & Suites Commerce will operate as a Marriott franchise, managed by Atlanta-based Hotel Equities.
Australia's leading gourmet pizza franchise Pizza Capers is set to build on its Singapore success with further expansion into South East Asia. New stores are planned for Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai and Jakarata in early 2011.
Little Italy, India's largest chain of authentic Italian fine dining restaurants with 27 restaurant and bar formats across 18 cities, is adding 48 more outlets in next three years. While 24 stores would be company-owned, the rest would be run on franchise basis, according to its top official.