Grigoris Georgatos opens the first Gregory’s Micromeals store in Dafni, Athens
Gregory’s Micromeals SA is established. The second generation of the Georgatos family takes over the business. The Gregory’s Micromeals network continues to grow
The first franchise contracts are signed
The company’s headquarters move to Alimos (11,000 m²)
The company is listed on the Athens Stock Exchange Parallel Market.
Two stores open at the new Eleftherios Venizelos airport in Athens. The company receives ΕΝ ISO 9001 and HACCP certification from an internationally recognised organisation
Gregory’s Micromeals is contracted to operate all restaurants and snack bars on Greek Railways trains. Coffeeright is launched.
The Gregory’s Micromeals & Coffeeright network is developed
All stores are converted to Gregory’s Micromeals & Coffeeright
A contract is signed with Master Franchise for Cyprus
The first 3 stores in Cyprus are launched. 31 new Gregory’s Micromeals & Coffeeright stores open in Greece and Romania.
25 new Gregory’s Micromeals & Coffeeright stores open in Greece and abroad
Franchise Awards: Gregory’s first store in Albania wins the Best Internal Organisation award
Franchise Awards: Gregory’s Micromeals & Coffeeright wins Best Franchise Workplace. ΕΝ ISO 14001:2004 certification from an internationally recognised agency
Gregory’s celebrates 250 stores! The Hellenic Customer Service Institute awards Gregory’s the Innovation in Customer Service Award for its Nutrition & Balance product line
Franchise Awards: Gregory’s wins Best Value for Money Product award
Franchise Awards: Gregory’s wins Best Value for Money Product award.
Franchise Awards: Gregory’s wins Customer Oriented Franchise award. The new Gregory’s Bakery concept is launched.
Gregory’s celebrates 270 stores. Gregory’s establishes a strategic partnership with Hellenic Petroleum and opens its new GREGORY’s MICRO concept stores at EKO/BP fuel stations.
Our first store in Berlin!
Franchise Awards 2016
– Most Loyal Network
Estia Awards 2016 – Gold Total Experience
& Silver Healthy Taste / category:
Snack & Coffee
Social Media Awards – Bronze
/ Best use of Instagram
4 new stores strengthen Gregory’s presence in the German market
Our first store in Romania
4 Social Media Awards. 8 Awards for gregorys eorder site & app - Evolution Awards & Franchise Awards
E-Learning as an additional method of staff training
Strengthening the product range in the wellbeing category
A total of 14 awards for franchise, social media presence, e-order and product range
Cooperation with aggregators
Expansion of vegan range
5 awards for franchise, omnichannel experience, marketing performance
New store design
A total of 18 awards for franchise, performance & social media marketing, new store design and omnichannel experience
50 years of Gregory’s