Gulf Franchising Company (GFC)
October 2nd, 2001 - Gulf Franchising Company (GFC) begins life as a Kuwaiti closed shareholding company with an incorporated capital of KD3m (US$10m).
5asec Dry Cleaning
5aSec is one of the world’s leading French Dry Cleaning center with 2200 stores in 30 countries and an existence of over 44 years of activities. On May 14th, 2002 GFC had signed its first Gulf Master Franchising agreement with 5aSec post which GFC had successfully opened and operated 10 stores; which were eventually sold to an Investment Company in Kuwait.
Today, GFC acts as an operating agent for 5aSec stores in managing and extending support to their daily operations.
Computer Troubleshooters is the largest international network of franchise owners providing onsite computer services to small businesses. Launched in 1997, Computer Troubleshooters now has more than 475 franchises worldwide in more than 28 countries.
September 13th 2002, GFC had signed its second Gulf Master Franchising agreement with Computer Troubleshooters & started its first franchise operations in March 2003 in Sharq, Kuwait.
Gulf Franchising Company had also successfully signed sub-franchisees rights for CTS in Saudi Arabia; Bahrain and UAE markets.
Pitman Training Center
Established over 160 years ago in the UK; Pitman Training is the trusted name for certified business and IT skills training offering over 60,000 courses per year & over 90 training centers operating all over the world.
September 17th 2002 Gulf Franchising Company had signed its third Master Franchising Agreement with Pitman Training of the UK & started its first franchise operations in Sharq Kuwait City.
Gulf Franchising Company had also successfully signed sub-franchisees rights for Pitman in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain markets.
KwikKopy Business Center
KwikKopy Business Center (KKBC) is a renowned American copy and printing business center established in 1968 in Texas, USA. Currently, KKBC has more than 520 centers worldwide and it offers full document and marketing management solution and shipping services to its customers.
December 13th 2002, Gulf Franchising Company had signed its fourth Gulf Master Franchise Agreement with KwikKopy Design and Print center – the full service design, printing, imaging and digital document handling service.
Gulf Franchising Company had also successfully signed sub-franchisees rights for KwikKopy in Saudi Arabia and Qatar markets.
Adolfo Dominguez a designer or a brand has covered a long journey since 1973 from a family tailoring shop in Spain to huge clothing giant with presence in 43 countries & over 700 point of sales on the four continents.
Gulf Franchising Company had introduced the brand to the Middle East in December 2005 & currently it has stores operating in one of the largest and reputable malls of Kuwait, Dubai and Iran.
The Premiere Executive Center
The Premiere Executive Center is a symbol of professional and quality driven executive office services where the focus is on providing personal and professional attention to each client. The center is provider of workplace solutions, offering the widest range of products and services that allow individuals and companies to work effectively and efficiently in the best available business environment.
Gulf Franchising Company started its first operations for The Premiere Executive center office in year 2005 from Shuwaikh Free Trade Zone in Kuwait.
NAZ (Persian Soul Food)
NAZ (Persian Soul Food) is an exclusive signature designed Persian franchise concept within GCC region and embodies a gastronomic journey to savor the wide range of sumptuous and delicious Persian recipes in a modern, causal and tranquil atmosphere. Being a part of GFC’s home-grown concept, the brand has captured a very extensive and loyal clientele due to aggressive market coverage and unique selling propositions.
Gulf Franchising Company had started its first operations for NAZ Restaurant in Jabriya in year 2008. Currently it is has 4 operating outlets & is looking for expanding opportunities in near future.
Zyng Asian Grill renowned for its diverse cuisines of the world namely: Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Mongolian, Korean and Singaporean. Star Fast LLC & Gulf Franchising Holding Company signed an agreement where “Kuwait Exclusive Franchise Rights” are given to Gulf Franchising Company.