FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Global Franchise Group brings homemade ice cream and mix-ins to Lahore, Pakistan through an agreement with Western Brands PVT Ltd.
ATLANTA - December 30, 2014 - Global Franchise Group (GFG), LLC, the franchisor of Marble Slab Creamery®, is proud to announce the opening of the first Marble Slab Creamery in Pakistan. Through an agreement with Western Brands PVT Ltd., Marble Slab Creamery is open in the town of Lahore, known for its cafes, restaurants and entertainment offerings. The store offers Marble Slab's fresh homemade ice cream with customizable mix-ins and ice cream cakes. It also features a game room complete with the latest video games and consoles and a drive-thru window that will allow customers to pick-up sweet treats from the comfort of their cars.
"Marble Slab Creamery is GFG's most popular international brand and the opening of the Lahore, Pakistan store signifies our continued expansion in the Southeast Asia subcontinent," said President and CEO of GFG, Chris Dull. "We now have more than 130 international locations and are thrilled to bring the fun of ice cream and the Marble Slab Creamery experience to the people of Pakistan."
Consumer spending in Pakistan is rising along with interest in Western food and clothing brands. The new Marble Slab Creamery is an impressive 8,000 square feet making it one of the largest Marble Slab Creamery stores in the world. The Lahore store is located in the same building as Pakistan's first 9D movie theatre set to open in February 2015.
"We wanted Pakistan's first Marble Slab Creamery to be a staple in the community and a destination for family fun and sweet treats," said Jawad Qureshi, Co-Owner and Chief Marketing Officer of Western Brands. "Mable Slab Creamery will offer the most delicious ice cream in Pakistan, and our premium mix-in offerings will allow our customers to customize their orders for a very unique and memorable experience. There is nothing like it in Pakistan, and we are looking forward to welcoming our guests."
Marble Slab Creamery in Lahore, Pakistan is located at 14-A/III Mahmood Ali Kasuri Road, Gulber 3. Marble Slab Creamery has other international destinations in Bahrain, Canada, Guam, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Singapore, and the United States.
To find a location near you, visit our web site www.marbleslab.com. You can also join the conversation on Facebook®, www.facebook.com/marbleslabcreamery, Twitter, (@Marbleslab); or Instagram (@marbleslabcreamery).
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