Costa Rica: Another Fast Food Closure

The restaurant chain Bagelmen's has closed seven stores which had been operating in the country for fourteen years, in addition to the recent closure of Wendy's, which closed its doors in early January.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Bagelmen's is the second large fast food chain which has closed its operations in the country this year. The closure of seven premises located in San Pedro, Lindora, Rohrmoser, Sabanilla, Heredia, Escazú and Guinoes, was announced by the owners of the company on January 24, without providing further details. reports that "... At the moment, the owners of the firm, Malcolm Matheson and Isabel Schaer, have not provided statements about the closure." "... The firm, besides having its premises, also sold its products to supermarkets and hotels such as the Marriott, Four Seasons and Intercontinental. "

For its part, the director of the National Franchise Center , Karol Fallas, added "... The company reported, in August last year, 110 employees in seven establishments. "

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