With over 22000 stores worldwide Starbucks plan to open 800 franchise stores in the UK over the next 5-7 years, partnering with a maximum of 25 franchisees.
Kbeverage is a Limited company owned by Alok and Rachael Yadav Starbuck’s latest franchisees – In May 2015 Kbeverage ltd was set up to trade under the Starbucks name to develop Starbucks stores, their territory is comprised of Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire. Alok Yadav created Kbeverage; he took the K from Kamla (his mother's name) and placed it in front of one of the most recognizable nouns used for the word drink. This is a proud family lead business, a company of culture and warmth. Alok and Rachael began their journey as Pizza Hut delivery franchisees owning multiple sites. Alok and Rachael are local residences that have good knowledge of the four counties and the customers they are serving. Kbeverage shares the same values and standards as Starbucks, believing that a store should be welcoming for both partners and customers.
Always looking for premium retail sites
We are proud to be Starbucks franchisee and our mission is to open 40 stores within Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire over the next 5-6 years.
Our Head office located at office 17, Oak Lodge Business Center, School Lane, Little Melton, Norwich, NR93LB, Our Management team includes:
Alok Yadav is 28 years old originally from India, he came to the UK in 2007 working for Dominos Pizza, having worked his way up from team member to Store manager he then became a Pizza Hut delivery franchisee. He spent over 3 years with Pizza Hut delivery opening multiple stores across the country. Alok controls the everyday management of the business and ensures that the company maintains a good level of finance, as well as opening new stores, maintaining operations, and improving sales. He will ensure new sites are located and proceed within appropriate timings in order to grow and establish the business. He is a firm but fair man that likes to push a team to success. In his spare time he like to go to the local gym.
Rachael Yadav is 27 years old originally from Croydon, where she began her career in the food industry. Rachael became a Pizza Hut delivery franchisee along side Alok Yadav running multiple stores. Rachael plays an active part in the company ensuring all stores meet and exceed customer expectations. She will ensure the customer has the right experience, the stores image is to a high standard, partners are meeting food and labour targets and marketing costs are managed. She will take on the role of store performance and ensure the partners are trained to adequate standards.
Vikas is a graduate from India. His background is in bookkeeping having spent 6 years in bookkeeping in India. Vikas came to the UK in 2010 where he worked at Dominos Pizza UK for 2 years. Over the past 3 years he has worked alongside Alok and Rachael Yadav carrying out essential book keeping tasks and looking after aspects of the operations in Pizza hut delivery stores. Vikas will take on the HR role, maintaining bookkeeping, invoice handling and other aspects in the office. Vikas enjoys watching Indian movies, and participates at the local gym 4 days a week.
Alok Yadav: 07909361111
Rachael Yadav: 07824330173
Address: Office 17, Oak Lodge Business Centre, School Lane, Little Melton, NR9 3LB
Andrew began his career at Price Bailey where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He has over 19 years experience within practice, dealing with a wide variety of businesses, providing valuable guidance to his clients. He is highly motivated with a keen attention to detail, whilst able to meet tight deadlines. Andrew lives with his wife in Norfolk and during his spare time, likes to read, walk his dog, and visit the local theatre. Andrew also holds a BSc in Accountancy.
Mohit has vast experience in hospitality management and has worked with Alok and Rachael for the past 4 years in Dominos and Pizza Hut, reaching area manager level in Pizza Hut delivery. Mohit will be responsible for acquiring new stores suitable for a Starbucks store.
Ashley has worked within the retail sector for over 30 years starting his career as an architectural technician within a shop fitting dept. which gave him a greater understanding of the practical issues and challenges that any retail fit out team face each day. With over twenty years experience of project management in the retail sector including New and Refitting of General stores, Drug stores, Pharmacies, Food and Beverage outlets in High streets, Shopping centers, Airports, Rail stations and Non public locations. I carry out my business activities with honesty, integrity & professionalism. I work to create a trusting relationship with my clients through providing a customer focused service & being sensitive to my clients’ business & Programme requirements.
Vishal has a Masters Degree in Hospitality and worked in a 5 star hotel in Mumbai. He has a total of 9 years in the Hospitality Industry, gaining experience in managing multiply units. He has a passion for this industry and believes in bringing an excellent service to the customer. Vishal will be looking after the company operations including, hiring, appraisals, training and ensuring stores are meeting targets. Vishal is a car enthusiast, he also loves to travel and explore new places.