Guzman y Gomez

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Guzman y Gomez Mexican Taqueria
IndustryFast food
Founded2006, in Newtown
Area served
Mainly Australia, Singapore and Japan
Key people
Steven Marks (co-founder), Robert Hazan (co-founder), Rafael Nazario (co-founder)
ProductsTacos, burritos, nachos, quesadillas and other authentic Mexican items.
Number of employees
3000
Websitewww.guzmanygomez.com

Guzman y Gomez is an Australian licensed, casual-dining restaurant chain specialising in authentic Mexican dishes such as burritos, nachos, taco, quesadillas and other specialty items. It is a franchised business with 107 restaurants in operation throughout Australia,[1] Singapore[2] and Japan.[3] The company continues to expand with new stores around Australia.[4]

The first Guzman y Gomez store was opened in Newtown, Sydney in 2006.[5] Store openings in Bondi Junction and Kings Cross followed within a year.[6] By April 2012, there were 12 stores.[7] The first Guzman y Gomez in the Melbourne CBD opened in November 2012.[8]

At the end of 2013, the first Singaporean Guzman y Gomez restaurant opened.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All Locations". www.guzmanygomez.com. Retrieved 28 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Singapore Locations". www.gyg.com.sg. Retrieved 28 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Locations". www.gyg.jp. Retrieved 28 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Guzman y Gomez plots hi-tech drive-through Mexican wave". www.news.com.au.
  5. ^ Chung, Frank (8 April 2016). "McDonald's, Guzman y Gomez and Domino's smash fast-food rankings, Pizza Hut in crisis". News.com.au. News Corp Australia. Archived from the original on 8 April 2016.
  6. ^ Butterworth, Monique (13 November 2007). "Mexican wave". The Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax Media. Archived from the original on 23 November 2015.
  7. ^ Mason, Max (9 April 2012). "From Wall Street, he rode in on a Mexican wave". The Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax Media. Archived from the original on 24 July 2014.
  8. ^ Vedelago, Chris (21 November 2012). "Mexican chain finds city home". The Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax Media. Archived from the original on 22 November 2012.
  9. ^ Kitney, Damon (11 August 2014). "McDonald's old boys beef up the burrito". The Australian. News Corp Australia.

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