FPG Group made its first overseas acquisition in 2012 with the purchase of a retail property in Rugby United Kingdom. Since then the portfolio has grown from strength to strength building a quality portfolio of national brands.
Yum Brands (KFC) is the world’s largest restaurant company with more than 36 000 restaurants in over 117 countries.
In 2010 FPG Group was fortunate to be awarded a new franchise licence focusing on the Western Cape. Leveraging off its extensive property network FPG have been the only new franchisee to open seven stores in such a short period of time.
Country wide most service station properties are owned by the large fuel companies who intern lease out service stations to franchisee/operators. FPG however owns the property and the service station located in Longbeach Noordhoek Cape Town providing a lucrative turn-key business model.
In 2010 the site underwent a revamp by partially demolishing the existing site, extending the forecourt and adding a KFC drive-thru, ATM’s and line shops while trading continuously. Today the site is one of Shell’s best performing sites in the Southern Region.