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Chopstix overwhelmed at Crystal Peaks


Sheffield shoppers are embracing an authentic taste of the Orient with the opening of CHOPSTIX, at Crystal Peaks Shopping Centre.

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Chopstix introduces Kids’ Meal Box


Chopstix, the UK’s largest, independently owned chain of noodle bars this week (wc 30 April 2018) launches the brand’s first ever menu for children into its 80-strong estate.

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Chopstix debuts in Reading 


Reading is enjoying an authentic taste of the Orient now that CHOPSTIX, the UK’s fast-growing food brand, has officially opened at 80 Broad Street in the town.

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Chopstix debuts in Coventry


Coventry is set for an authentic taste of the Orient, when CHOPSTIX, the UK’s fast-growing food brand, officially opens at the West Orchards Shopping Centre.

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Chopstix owners Sam Elia and Menashe Sadik give the background on how investing in technology and equipment continue to give the noodle brand its cutting edge

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Chopstix Group appoints Jon Lake as MD


Chopstix Group, which owns and operates premium QSR brands Chopstix and Yangtze, announces the appointment of Jon Lake to the role of Managing Director with immediate effect.

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Noodle bar chain Chopstix opens in Ipswich’s Sailmakers Shopping Centre


The arrival of Chopstix has created 15 new full and part time jobs to the centre.

Mike Sorhaindo, Sailmakers centre manager, said: “Chopstix is an increasingly well- known brand which is proving very popular and is growing quickly. “Their arrival is a real boost for the centre and for the local economy in Ipswich with more new jobs created here at Sailmakers.

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Chopstix Group promotes Max Hilton Jenvey to new global head of franchise role to lead international expansion


Chopstix Group, which owns and operates the eponymous chain of 75 noodle restaurants across the country, has promoted Max Hilton Jenvey to the newly created post of global head of franchise to lead international expansion. Jenvey joined Chopstix in 2015 as chief operating officer and during his tenure the brand has tripled its estate to 75 sites.

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Chopstix debuts in Swindon


The new Chopstix outlet, located on the first floor of The Brunel Centre near to the new escalator and opposite House of Fraser, will offer visitors to the popular centre a selection of freshly prepared and cooked chicken and vegetarian dishes accompanied by a choice of noodles or rice. 

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Chopstix debuts in Arndale


Manchester Arndale Centre can now boast an authentic taste of the Orient, with the opening of CHOPSTIX, the UK’s fast-growing food brand.

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The Chopstix Winter Warmer is here


Chopstix, the fast-growing accessible Oriental food brand, is to introduce its first ever “sweet” in the form of a seasonal Spring Roll. From today Bramley Apple and Cinnamon Spring Rolls served with Salted Caramel sauce, will be offered to customers as the perfect follow-on to the range of vegetable and chicken based main courses on Chopstix menus at its 75 outlets nationwide.

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First Acquisition for Chopstix Group


Launched in 2006, Yangtze operates nine top quality, quick service Chinese restaurants, all located within shopping centres across the UK and on the island of Ireland. These include Birmingham’s Merryhill Centre, Broadway Centre in Bradford, intu Derby West Mall, Meadowhall Centre in Sheffield, as well as The Abbey Centre in Newtonabbey and the Castle Court centre in Belfast.

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Chopstix represented at Houses of Parliament


Chopstix Chief Operating Officer Max Hilton Jenvey was proud to represent the brand at the Houses of Parliament recently. Max was invited by Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for International Trade, Mark Garnier to join a Round Table discussion on international trade.

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The team at Chopstix is celebrating being named one of the UK’s top Food Franchises


As was recently published in leading industry journal, Food Franchise, Chopstix has once again risen in the rankings and is now rated the 23rdtop franchise in its sector, moving ahead of many more established brands


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CHOPSTIX to serve at no1 forecourt


The country’s fastest growing accessible Oriental brand, CHOPSTIX Noodle Bar, is set to officially open its latest outlet within the island of Ireland’s first ever unmanned Emo Express fuel forecourt today


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Rob Burns joins CHOPSTIX as new Marketing Director


With a three-decade experience, Rob joins from Harry Ramsden’s where he held a similar position. Prior to that, he held senior marketing posts both in house and within agencies, working with brands including Burger King, Little Chef and Costa Coffee.


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Noodle bar chain Chopstix readies trio of pre-Christmas openings


Quick-service restaurant brand Chopstix is to open three new restaurants before Christmas, taking the total number of its shopping centre outlets to 25 and its total number of restaurants to 74.


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An exciting new restaurant has opened in Cabot Circus and it looks delicious


Shoppers now have even more choice when it comes to eating in Cabot Circus after a mouth-watering noodle bar opened at the weekend.

The city centre shopping centre now offers an authentic taste of the Orient thanks to the addition of Chopstix, which is situated next to Spud U Like on the upper ground floor

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70th Outlet is now opened 


The latest opening at Midway in the south of Ireland also represents the accessible Oriental food brands 10th venture with Ireland’s leading service operator Apple Green, further cementing the two year partnership.

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Launching into the future 


By utilising exciting and innovative new concepts, solutions and menu offerings, the Chopstix Group has embarked on a bold relaunch of the brand which is already reaping rewards in the form of sales, customer awareness and international growth

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Chopstix Group UK Launches First Franchise Restaurant in Münster, Germany


Chopstix Group UK, the accessible Oriental quick service restaurant brand, launches today in Münster, Germany with franchise partners Westfalen AG and local forecourt operator Jörg Binding offering their customers the delicious Oriental fusion food for the first time on mainland Europe with a second site already in planning. This is the second European launch following the tremendous success of Applegreen’s launch of the Chopstix brand in Southern Ireland in 2015.

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Chopstix Group UK Returns to the British and International Franchise Exhibition 2017


Chopstix Group UK, the accessible Oriental quick service restaurant brand, will launch two new franchise opportunities at the 2017 British and International Franchise Exhibition in Kensington Olympia on Friday 20th and Saturday 21st January.

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Chopstix Group UK and Welcome Break UK launch first site in Birchanger Green


Chopstix Noodle Bar, the UK’s fastest growing Oriental QSR brand will launch their first restaurant with Welcome Break at Birchanger Green Services.

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Source: Asharq Al-Awsat – Middle-East Arab International News (Arabic)

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Chopstix Ranks 25th in Top Food Franchises 2015


In their most recent publication, renowned culinary franchise magazine Food Franchise has ranked Chopstix Noodle Bar 25th out of the 50 best and most profitable franchise opportunities in the UK.

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Chopstix Group UK and Petrogas Group Ltd, Applegreen plc launch new site in Jobstown Dublin


Chopstix Group UK, the Oriental quick service brand and its partner Petrogas Group Ltd, Applegreen plc are pleased to announce the launch of a new restaurant in Jobstown today Wednesday 12th August 2015. Situated in the suburb of Tallaght, Jobstown is the fifth Chopstix Noodle Bar launched by Petrograd and Applegreen plc.

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Chopstix Group UK and Petrogas Applegreen launch new site in Swords Dublin


Chopstix Group UK and Petrogas Group Applegreen PLC are pleased to announce the launch of their fourth site in Swords, Republic of Ireland this Thursday 9th of July 2015. This new site is now opened at Applegreen Swords Mountgorry, located in Malahide Road.

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Chopstix Group UK and Petrogas Applegreen launch new site in Lusk North to satisfy customers who love healthier, faster Oriental food


The new Lusk North restaurant is the third site for Chopstix and Petrogas’ partnership. Following the huge success of the pilot sites, in Galway and Templepatrick, Lusk North was the next logical step for Applegreen.

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Chopstix and Oxxygen announce partnership at NACS Insight Convenience Summit 2015


Chopstix Group Co-Founders, Sam Elia and Menashe Sadik officially announced their partnership with Max Hilton Jenvey, Managing Director of Oxxygen Marketing Partnership at the NACS Insight Convenience Summit

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Chopstix Noodle Bar brings a taste of the Orient to Edinburgh


Chopstix Noodle Bar, the fastest growing Oriental quick service restaurant, launches a new restaurant in Edinburgh’s Princes Mall this Saturday 6th June. The national brand is taking a 1,539-sq ft unit in the centre joining McDonald’s, KFC and Subway

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Chopstix Group UK launches its brand new website


Chopstix Group UK, the fastest growing Oriental quick service restaurant brand launches its new website, going live today

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Chopstix Noodle Bar launches in Stratford Shopping Mall


Chopstix Noodle Bar, the fastest growing Oriental quick service restaurant launches a new restaurant in Stratford’s Shopping Centre in London

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Petrogas begins Chopstix Noodle Bar forecourt partnership


Petrogas, Ireland’s largest Irish independent forecourt retailers, has made the move into noodle bars as franchise partner to Chopstix Noodle Bar

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Chopstix Group UK goes International with franchise Partner Applegreen, Petrogas Group Ltd


Chopstix Group UK the fastest growing Oriental quick service restaurant chain goes international with franchise partner Applegreen of Petrogas Group Ltd

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Chopstix Group UK launches Franchise Opportunity at the British and International Franchise Exhibition 2015


Chopstix Group UK, the Oriental quick service restaurant brand launches their new franchise and licensing models at the British and International Franchise Exhibition 2015

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New Oriental eateries create 10 jobs after £200k investment in Leeds’ Merrion Centre


The group invested £150k into its opening and occupying nearly 2000 sq. ft., the restaurant group offers fresh and nutritious oriental fusion cuisine

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New Chopstix noodle bar in Milton Keynes has 10,000 visitors since Boxing Day launch


A new noodle bar is bringing fast Oriental flavour to Midsummer Place shopping centre

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