Food & Beverage
Roasters Asia Pacific (Cayman) LimitedKRR International Corp. is the franchisor of Kenny Rogers Roasters in the USA, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, China and the Philippines. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berjaya Corporation Berhad and was incorporated in 1994.
Popular Country and Western singer, Kenny Rogers and former Governor of the state of Kentucky, John Y Brown Junior, originally set-up Kenny Rogers Roasters in 1991. Seeing an opportunity to provide healthy and delicious food in a restaurant environment, Kenny Rogers Roasters opened its first restaurant in Coral Spring, Florida in August 1991.
Currently, Kenny Rogers Roasters has more than 230 stores worldwide. As a franchisor, the company is moving forward aggressively into other selected international territories namely Southern China, India, Thailand, Middle East and the Eastern Seaboard of USA through franchising and joint ventures.
Berjaya Roasters (M) Sdn BhdKenny Rogers ROASTERS restaurant ("KRR") operated by Berjaya Roasters (M) Sdn Bhd continues to be the leading healthy alternative restaurant in Malaysia with more than 60 restaurants nationwide. With its aggressive expansion plan in the pipeline, more Malaysians will be able to enjoy its healthy offerings nationwide.
After 15 successful years, the mid-casual dining restaurant still stays true to its healthy concept of less fat... less salt... less calories by only serving healthy meals. Their extensive menu includes their signature rotisserie-roasted chicken complemented with tasty variety of hot and cold side dishes. There are also the famous Kenny’s Home-made Muffin, jacket potatoes, vegetable salads, pastas, soups, wholesome sandwiches, desserts and beverages, ready to satisfy anyone's palate.
Berjaya Starbucks Coffee Company Sdn BhdBerjaya Starbucks Coffee Company Sdn Bhd, jointly owned by Berjaya Corporation Berhad and Starbucks Coffee International was granted the licence for the exclusive rights to develop and operate Starbucks Coffee retail stores in Malaysia. The first Starbucks Coffee retail store was opened in KL Plaza on 17 December 1998. There are currently over 115 outlets nationwide with plans to open more.
The principal company, Starbucks Coffee International, is the leading retailer, roaster and brand of specialty coffee in the world, with more than 11,500 retail locations in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and the Pacific Rim.
Wen Berjaya Sdn BhdOn 12 October 2007, Wen Berjaya Sdn Bhd , a 100% owned subsidiary of Berjaya Corporation Berhad entered into a Development Agreement with Wendy's® International Inc. to develop and operate Wendy's® restaurants in Malaysia. The first local Wendy's® restaurant was officially opened on 5 April 2008 at Sunway Pyramid, Selangor. An additional seven outlets were subsequently opened at IOI Mall Puchong, Jaya One, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Mont Kiara, Giant Kota Damansara, Aeon AU2 and Berjaya Times Square. It is Wendy's® marketing plan to open a total of 70 Wendy's® in Malaysia by 2017.
Founded by Dave Thomas in 1969, Wendy's® serves one of the best burgers in the business. With its headquarters in Dublin, Ohio in the United States of America, Wendy's® is one of the world's most successful restaurant operating and franchising companies in the Quick Service Restaurant industry with more than 6,600 Wendy's® restaurants in Northern America and across the globe with approximately 150 Wendy's® restaurants in the Asia Pacific region.
Berjaya Pizza Company Sdn BhdBerjaya Pizza Company Sdn Bhd ("BPC") is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berjaya Corporation and has a franchise agreement with Papa John’s International Inc. to develop and operate Papa John’s Pizza ("Papa John’s") restaurants in Malaysia. As of October 2009, BPC has opened 6 restaurants located at the main shopping malls in the Klang Valley. Papa John’s flag-ship restaurant in Malaysia was opened in December 2008 at Berjaya Times Square.
Papa John’s restaurants have been receiving positive response from customers since it first opened in Malaysia in December 2008. The demand for pizza is increasing as a dining alternative amongst the Malaysian consumers and the pizza eating culture continues to evolve. Papa John’s is committed to delivering authentic pizzas, hand-made like it should be and using only superior and fresh quality ingredients for our food-loving Malaysians.
Papa John’s offers pizza lovers a warm, comfortable, relaxed and welcoming pizza eating experience. Papa John’s is the world’s third largest pizza company. The very first outlet was opened in Indiana United States back in 1985. Today, Papa John’s has more than 3,300 restaurants in more than 30 countries. Papa John’s success is built on the commitment to ‘Better Ingredients, Better Pizza’.
Berjaya Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Sdn BhdOn 8 August 2008, Berjaya Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Sdn Bhd ("BKK"), a 70% owned subsidiary of Berjaya Corporation Berhad, entered into a Development Agreement with Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc, USA for the rights to develop and operate the Krispy Kreme franchise business in Malaysia.
Since the launch of its first store in April 2009 in Berjaya Times Square, the company has added two more stores located at Mid Valley Megamall and Sunway Pyramid respectively. BKK is continuing to develop more stores within the Klang Valley and plans to open 20 stores throughout the country within the next 5 years.
Krispy Kreme is a leading branded specialty retailer of premium quality treats, including its signature hot Original Glazed® doughnut. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA, the company has offered the highest quality doughnuts and great tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937. Today, Krispy Kreme and its one-of-a-kind Hot Light can be found in more than 530 locations around the world.