The historical result of over 1 billion RON registered in 2021 was driven by the sales in Romania, which contributed with 87% (RON 873.7 million).
Sales in Italy contributed with 11% (RON 114.1 million), and the Republic of Moldova with 1% (RON 12, 4 million).
The largest contribution to total sales was made by KFC, present across all three markets, which brought 86% of total revenues (RON 861.5 million).
It is followed by Pizza Hut with 9% (RON 90 million) and Taco Bell which contributed with 5% (RON 48.8 million).
Even more, Taco Bell sales grew by 65%, KFC Moldova by 43%, KFC Romania by 39%, KFC Italy by 49% and Pizza Hut by 32% compared to 2020.
The Group ended 2021 with restaurant operating profit of RON 85.7 million, a 74% increase compared to 2020.
At the end of 2021, Sphera Franchise Group operated 170 restaurants, 12 restaurants more than at the end of 2020.
148 were based in Romania (92 KFC, 22 Pizza Hut, 19 Pizza Hut Delivery and 13 Taco Bell restaurants, 1 Paul restaurant and 1 PHD sub-franchise).
20 KFC restaurants are in Italy and 2 KFC restaurants in Moldova. The group has over 4,700 employees.