Cantina Laredo Signs Deal for Turkish Expansion

March 18, 2016

Cantina Laredo, a renowned Dallas-based Mexican restaurant, signed an agreement to open four locations in Turkey over the next three years, with initial development plans in Istanbul.

The franchisee is Dogus Holding Group, led by visionary businessman Ferit Faik Sahenk. Dogus Group has interests in media, tourism, finance, and construction, and has expanded into the luxury restaurant sector. Under the innovative management styles introduced by Sahenk, Dogus Group has grown and diversified, as well as created partnerships with other international firms such as General Electric. Sahenk is one of Turkey’s leading business innovators, and was named as No. 722 on…