New York Fries Expands to Egypt




TORONTO, ON, July 7, 2015 – Canadian chain New York Fries is pleased to announce the opening of its first location in Egypt. Located in Cairo’s Festival City Mall, New York Fries Cairo opened on June 15, 2015.

The Cairo location is the 21st New York Fries in the Middle East and is part of the chain’s growth strategy in the region.

The Cairo location is owned and operated by Modern Food and Beverages, a subsidiary of Seoudi Group. Plans are also underway to open a second New York Fries location at the Al Jezira Sport Club in 2015.

New York Fries’ Cairo menu features Classic Fries (Hand cut, skins on, cooked to order in non-hydrogenated sunflower oil), Butter Chicken Fries (traditional Indian inspired butter masala with creamy tomato sauce), Imli Fries (pure vegetarian, a refreshing sweet, sour taste with a slightly fruity aroma), Chili Beef or Chicken Fries (Hearty beef or chicken chili topped with real sour cream, cheese sauce, fresh green onions and real bacon), Nacho Fries (Fresh, vegetarian alternative with cheese, real sour cream, fresh green onions and tomatoes), Sweet & Sour Fries, and premium chicken and beef hot dogs.

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About New York Fries

New York Fries is a privately-owned Canadian retail chain specializing in premium quality, fresh-cut fries and poutine. Located in all major Canadian malls, the 157 unit chain has successfully expanded to Turkey, China, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Macau, Kurdistan, Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain with 34 international units. The brand, which recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, is a leader in the Canadian fast food market. In 2004, New York Fries became the first Canadian quick-service company to switch its oil to non-hydrogenated, trans- fat-free sunflower oil. In 2008, New York Fries won the Pinnacle Award for Franchisee Excellence, acknowledging its outstanding franchisee relations. New York Fries has achieved Gold level designation for being named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. www.newyorkfries.com

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