With focus towards continued expansion, rapidly evolving fast-casual restaurant chain set to open first franchise in Chino, California
MIAMI, FL / ACCESSWIRE / January 30, 2020 / Kisses from Italy Inc. (OTCQB:KITL) – Following the opening of its first international location in Bari, Italy, KISSES FROM ITALY INC. continues to expand the number of storefronts bearing its iconic logo.
“We are very excited to announce the completion of our first franchise agreement in the state of California and are proud to welcome our first franchisee partner in California, Ms. Sharon Preston, who will definitely strengthen our organization with her vast experience, of more than 25 years in the retail sector.” asserts company co-founder, CEO and CIO Claudio Ferri. “We foresee the imminent development and opening of the first location in the beautiful city of Chino, California.”
Thanks to a fresh and affordable Mediterranean and traditional Italian-inspired menu that attracts foodies of all stripes, the ‘Kisses from Italy’ concept has been garnering much customer appreciation in the surrounding areas of its currently operating stores.
“It has been my desire to start a business one day, and after being introduced to Kisses from Italy through my friend; Mr. Bert Chapman, opening my own franchise is now coming to fruition. I am exceedingly appreciative of the opportunity to be part of the Kisses from Italy organization with both Mr. Michael Di Turi and Mr. Claudio Ferri who have been extremely supportive throughout the entire process, making me feel like family. I look forward to this extraordinary opportunity.” said Ms. Preston.
“We have been working diligently to create a unique and successful product line,” states Ferri. “With that in mind, we have put together an aggressive sales team to help us pursue our expansionary objectives and are currently scouting other areas and regions for potentially corporately owned and franchised locations.”
About KISSES FROM ITALY Inc.
KISSES FROM ITALY is a U.S. based restaurant chain focused on fast-casual dining with traditional Italian Panini, homemade lasagna, salads, panzerotti di Bari, Italian coffee, dessert and breakfast offerings. The Company currently operates four corporate owned stores. It successfully commenced operations in May 2015 with the opening of its flagship location in Ft. Lauderdale at 3146 NE 9th St. This was followed by three additional sites across the greater Ft. Lauderdale/Pompano Beach area. The Company recently opened its inaugural European location in Ceglie del Campo, Bari, Italy in October of 2019. In September of 2019 Kisses from Italy Inc. was given the approval by FINRA to trade its Common Stock and was approved for up-listing by the OTC Markets Group in mid-October 2019. Kisses from Italy Inc. Common Stock began trading on the OTCQB, OTC Markets platform; under the ticker symbol KITL, in October of 2019.
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