Hooters of Singapore leads Asia expansion
Hooters of Singapore – Marina Bay has opened in Marina Boulevard, led by franchisee Destination Properties Group.
Covering 2336 sqft (217 sqm) and close to Marina Bay Sands and Marina Bay Financial Center, the restaurant features more than 22 large-screen televisions. The US chain is known for its hostesses, wings and live televised sports.
“The growth of Hooters locations in Asia is continuing its momentum,” says Destination Properties Group CEO Gary Murray.
The new venue is part of a 35-location Southeast Asia development agreement between Hooters and the Singapore-based international franchisee. There are now 24 outlets in Asia, with plans to open more this year in Phnom Penh, Samui, Jakarta, Singapore (Fusionopolis), Taipei and multiple locations in Manila.
Meanwhile, the brand is seeking further restaurant sites in Bali, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong and Kowloon, Jakarta, Krabi, Kuala Lumpur, Macau, Manila, Cebu and Davao, Siem Reap, Singapore, Taipei and Yangon.
Hooters plans to open more than 30 restaurants globally this year.