MUHITTIN Tercan’s reign as kebab king started virtually 30 years in the past with a single kebab house.
Today Mr Tercan is the director certainly one of Australia’s main meat suppliers, Tek Foods, which is about to open a superstore in Somerton.
Up to 50 jobs might be created.
The grocery store/butcher and cafe can be added to the wholesale and manufacturing business in Cooper St.
Mr Tercan stated the extension was all the time a part of plan since shifting to the business hub final yr.
He stated the workforce had grown to 150 staff and he was eager to rent extra native individuals.
The success got here down to supplying premium high quality meats being kebab meat, and pink and chicken, he stated.
It manufactures up to 350 tonnes of meat per 30 days.
“It comes down to hard work, quality and delivering what you promise,” Mr Tercan stated.
“We couldn’t achieve what we have without the support of consumers and the local community.”
Mr Tercan stated there had been plenty of hype from clients concerning the opening, which he hoped would encourage different companies to transfer to Melbourne’s north.
Tek Foods began in a 1500sq m manufacturing unit in 2006 at Campbellfield, which elevated to 2500m2 by 2007. It would go onto provide eating places, cafes, resorts, pubs, nursing houses, faculties and sporting venues.
In 1988, Mr Tercan’s household opened Glenroy Kebab, then Broadmeadows Station Kebab and Coburg Kebab Station.