German Doner Kebab (GDK) has announced that it will have opened 12 new restaurants by the end of the year. The fast-casual brand currently has 47 restaurants throughout the country as it continues its mission of bringing the GDK experience to more cities throughout the UK. The ambitious growth plans will bring in the region of 480 new jobs throughout the country.
Key new locations in the expansion will include Liverpool, Nottingham, Bradford, Plymouth and additional sites in London and Edinburgh. Further international growth in 2020 includes two new sites in Canada, two in Sweden and one in Riyadh in Saudi Arabia.
CEO Imran Sayeed said: “Our game-changing recipes are revolutionising the kebab and we are excited to be announcing these latest growth plans. We have found ourselves in very challenging times, however there continues to be a huge demand for the German Doner Kebab experience throughout the UK and our international growth regions.
“We are excited to build further momentum in our plans for growth and to be creating hundreds of new jobs throughout the country as we maintain our mission of building the fast-casual brand of the future.”