September 11, 2013 // Franchising.com // MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc., a global multi-concept restaurant franchisor, announced the opening of its Villa Italian Kitchen location at the grand opening of the St. Louis Premium Outlets in Chesterfield, MO.
“The outlets will be an important part of the Chesterfield community and greater St. Louis area, and we are thrilled for the opportunity to join their family,” said Adam Torine, senior vice president of business development at Villa Enterprises Management. “We’re committed to growing our brand’s presence in outlet shopping centers and this aligns perfectly with that mission.”
The St. Louis Premium Outlets opened its doors in August and is the largest outlet center in the area, offering a mix of upscale shopping, entertainment and dining options. Conveniently located on the south side of Highway 40/I-64 on Chesterfield Airport Road just east of the Daniel Boone Bridge, the outlet center is expected to draw in millions of shoppers.
Villa Enterprises’ family of brands has more than 330 quick-serve concepts in shopping centers, airports, college campuses and casinos worldwide. To date, the global restaurant franchisor operates in 38 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and seven additional countries.
Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc. (and its affiliates, Villa Enterprises) is a global multi-concept restaurant franchisor 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 owns and operates several unique QSR brands, including: Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen, Villa Pizza; Green Leaf’s; Bananas; Casa Java; Mo’ Burger; Far East; and South Philly Steaks & Fries. 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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