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TGI Friday

TGI Friday

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom


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

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 05-02-2013
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 05-02-2013
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2013
Planned Job Creation: 600

Additional Information

Restaurant chain TGI Friday’s has announced that it is to create 600 jobs this year in the UK. The firm plans to open six new outlets across the country. The Leeds outlet will be the first one to open in March followed by a new restaurant in Glasgow in August. The details of opening of other stores have yet to be released.