August 13, 2012 // Franchising.com // MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc. (and its affiliates, Villa Enterprises), the global multi-concept restaurant franchisor, celebrated the grand opening of its new Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen location on August 7th at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Locally operated by franchisee Delaware North, this is the first Villa concept located at this high-traffic international airport.
“Our newest Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen restaurant adds to our extensive list of Florida locations,” said Villa Enterprises Management Senior Vice President of Business Development Adam Torine. “We are excited to work with the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Delaware North, and are honored in our success that allows us to continue to roll out our popular concepts to travelers and Floridians.”
Villa Enterprises Management currently operates more than 225 Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen concept locations across 38 U.S. states and internationally among six additional countries.
Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc. (and its affiliates, Villa Enterprises) is a global multi-concept restaurant franchisor with more than 330 quick service restaurant (QSR) locations across 39 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and five additional countries. Founded in 1964 by Naples, Italy native Michele Scotto as a small pizzeria next to the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, Villa Enterprises today is an international organization that owns several unique QSR brands: Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen, Villa Pizza; Green Leaf’s; Bananas; Casa Java; Mo’ Burger; Far East; and South Philly Steaks & Fries. These brands can be found in malls, airports, casinos, college campuses, and outlet centers across the U.S. and internationally. Additionally, Villa Enterprises Management owns and operates several upscale full-service restaurants in the New York City Metro area. For more information, please visit www.villaenterprises.com.
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