The contribution of Omar Yunes for Sushi Itto made him win the Best Franchise of the World (BFW) competition. This event had taken place at Florence, Italy, on 5 December last year.
This is recognition of the contribution of Omar Yunes to the brand that he is representing. He was aged 21 when he had taken this franchise of Sushi Itto. This food chain belongs to Japan. Omar Yunes owns 13 of such franchised units. These are located all over in Mexico City, and Puebla as well as Veracruz. In fact, 10% units of the brand are owned by Omar Yunes today.
Omar Yunes does not take credit for this honor. He says that he feels very proud, but he is only a representative. This is because it is a prize that has been won by all the 400 people who are employed in these units. It is their effort and work in the units besides the flexibility offered by the brand to innovate that has led to winning the award.
This is the 2015 edition of BFW which was a highly prestigious event as it was attended by people who represented 34 countries. These attendees came from Portugal, Brazil, Hungary, besides France. There were people from Italy, and Argentina besides Mexico too.
The parameters of evaluating the franchise were based on its impact on network. It included factors like how much the franchise could influence network and how it contributed with regard to knowledge. Also, the savings were considered besides the employee motivation factor. The invoice amount was another consideration besides the improvements being proposed by the franchise to business model.
Omar Yunes was able to win the highest award as he could take the franchise-franchisee relationship to another level. He could manage information in a better way. He was able to implement control boards. This allowed a better measurement of all units.
The CEO of Sushi Itto says that this award further strengthens the joint effort as they strive to offer their customers exemplary service along with remarkable flavor.