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Dunkin' Donuts Arrives in South Africa to Challenge Krispy Kreme

Dunkin' Donuts Arrives in South Africa to Challenge Krispy Kreme

South Africans wanting hot glazed doughnuts with a gulp of coffee can now choose between two U.S. brands — Dunkin’ Donuts and Krispy Kreme.

Howard Schultz, Chairman & CEO, Starbucks

Starbucks brews grande success in South Africa with plans to launch 150 stores

Eight days after the opening of the first Starbucks in sub-Saharan Africa, the queue of customers is still as long as ever. The lineup snakes out of the store, across the pavement and around the corner.

A makeup booth at Carrefour in Abidjan

CFAO plans 80 malls across Africa, opens $66M mall in Abidjan

French distribution group CFAO opened its first shopping mall in Africa on Friday, a $66 million centre in Ivory Coast’s commercial capital Abidjan, as part of a major drive to tap into the growth of Africa’s middle classes.

First Burger King restaurant opens in Ivory Coast

First Burger King restaurant opens in Ivory Coast

Burger King, the second largest fast food hamburger chain in the world, announced on Tuesday the opening of the first Burger King restaurant in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

Burger King to expand to six new African countries before the end of 2015

Burger King to expand to six new African countries before the end of 2015

Burger King Worldwide Inc. plans to enter new African countries before the end of the year as it follows Yum! Brands Inc.’s KFC chain in tapping demand from the continent’s middle class.

Kenyan women order at Caramel, a new restaurant and lounge in Nairobi with a humidor, private lounge, and imported waiters. Credit Sven Torfinn for The New York Times

Nairobi's latest novelty: High-End mac and cheese, served by whites

There’s a newcomer on the Nairobi restaurant scene: the White Waiter. The other night, Martin Mileveski, a smiley young man from Macedonia, leaned over a table of three immaculately dressed Kenyan women and delicately poured out the Captain Morgan rum.