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FRANCHISING | Staff Reporter, Australia
Published: 22 May 12
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Pizza Hut opens refurbished stores

The two stores in Rockhampton will be locally owned and operated.

Local Rockhampton resident Adrian Robertshaw is the franchisee for both North and South Rockhampton stores, which employ 30 local staff.

An experienced hand in the pizza trade with over 20 years experience, Robertshaw started as a delivery driver before working his way through the ranks and achieving recognition throughout the industry.

Pizza Hut General Manager Graeme Houston said, “Adrian’s familiarity of local consumer needs mixed with his commitment to the local community, make a winning combination.”

This year Pizza Hut has opened eight stores with many more opening across Australia in the next 12 months.



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