Business expansion
Nord Ovest;
Location of affected unit(s)
Milano, Arese, Parma, Modena, Reggio Emilio, Genova
Hotel / Restaurants
Accommodation And Food Service Activities
Food And Beverage Service Activities
56 - Food and beverage service activities

300 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
26 April 2022
Employment effect (start)
1 May 2022
Foreseen end date
30 November 2022


Gruppo Gesa, owner of the Italian pizzeria chain Fra Diavolo, has announced that it will open 13 restaurants in northern Italy over the next seven months, including two in Milan, one in Arese, Parma, Modena, Reggio Emilio and Genoa. The opening of these new restaurants will result in the recruitment of 300 new employees. 

The chain continues to grow after 11 restaurants have already been opened in Northern Italy, the company is aiming at reaching 24 restaurants by the end of 2022. 



Eurofound (2022), Fra Diavolo, Business expansion in Italy, factsheet number 106710, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/106710.