23 august ICONIC CANADIAN RESTAURANT TIM HORTONS ANNOUNCES TWO NEW SITES IN ESSEX
An iconic Canadian restaurant brand, Tim Hortons® is making a name for itself in Essex by announcing the arrival of not one, but two new drive-through restaurants this winter. The brand famous for its signature coffee and delicious donuts will open in Thurrock, Essex, with a site in Braintree on its heels – bringing the total number of sites in the county to three after Harlow’s successful launch in May.
Located at Lakeside Retail Park and on the outskirts of the M25, the new Thurrock site will offer seating for up to 108 people, with outdoor space for up to 16 people. Braintree’s new site will be located at Galleys Corner – spanning over 3,515 square feet – and will provide dining seating for up to 104 guests.
Both sites will offer drive-thru services for people on the go, as well as delivery options that will be made available to locals after each opening.
The new restaurants will create more than 100 jobs for the local community of Essex, 50 in Thurrock and Braintree respectively. Each site will offer a mix of full-time and part-time roles, with impressive growth and training opportunities.
The two new launches follow a record-breaking opening week for the brand’s new restaurant in Harlow and are part of its plan to create more than 2,000 jobs across the country, bringing Tim Hortons restaurants into every major cities by 2022.
Customers can expect Canada’s favorite coffee *, freshly made donuts and 24-hour Timbits®, plus delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner options including hot sandwiches and snacks. wraps. Known for his impressive opening giveaways, residents and avid Essex fans are encouraged to keep their eyes peeled and follow Tim Hortons® on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for more news.
Kevin Hydes, Commercial Director of the Tim Hortons® UK Franchise, said:
“After an incredibly successful launch in Harlow, we are delighted to announce two more openings in Essex later this year, bringing our total number of restaurants to three in the county. Our openings in Thurrock and Braintree will allow us not only to bring our Canadian charm to the fantastic local community, but also to those of East London and the surrounding area. This marks a huge step in bringing our brand closer to home for many of our fans. “
“This is an incredibly exciting time for the brand as we continue this period of exponential growth and we will seek out local talent to join us on our journey. Our three openings in Essex provide over 150 employment opportunities across the county and we are extremely proud of the training and advancement opportunities we provide. We look forward to recruiting for a variety of exciting part-time and full-time positions and will immediately accept applications through our website.