RHTLaw Taylor Wessing advised Gong Cha (Singapore) Pte Ltd on its appointment as the master franchisee for the “Gong Cha” bubble tea chain business

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing advised Gong Cha (Singapore) Pte Ltd on its appointment as the master franchisee for the “Gong Cha” bubble tea chain business

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing advised Gong Cha (Singapore) Pte Ltd on its successful application for and appointment as the master franchisee for the “Gong Cha” bubble tea chain business in Singapore.

The team from Gong Cha (Singapore) Pte Ltd is headed by a veteran in the food and beverage (F&B) sector, Mr Kang Puay Seng, who founded the soy milk brand “Mr Bean” that he grew locally and internationally before selling the business. There is a total of 1,300 Gong Cha stores worldwide. Gong Cha is one of the most recognised F&B brands in Singapore and the first store is expected to open in the third quarter of 2017, which will be followed with multiple outlets over the following months.

Deputy Head of Corporate Practice Kong Seh Ping led this transaction.