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Pret A Manger

Pret A Manger

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland


Sector: Hotel / restaurants
Accomodation and food service activities
56.1 - Restaurants and mobile food service activities
Number Employed: 0

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-04-2022
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 11-04-2022
Foreseen End Date: 31-05-2032
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

Coffee and sandwich chain Pret A Manger will create 500 jobs across the island of Ireland over the next 10 years. The franchise is to open 20 shops in Ireland as part of an entrance into the Irish market and is looking for team members and baristas. The company has entered into a franchise agreement with Carebrook Partnership Limited. The first shop will open in Dublin in summer 2022 and will create 25 jobs.

Pret A Manger was founded in 1983 in the U.K. and currently operates also in the U.S., Hong Kong, France, Dubai, Switzerland, Brussels, Singapore, and Germany.