Focus Brands International Inc. reportedly brought the first U.S. restaurant brands to Libya earlier this month after the debut of its co-branded Cinnabon and Carvel location was delayed several months by the Libyan civil war that ousted former leader Muammar Gaddafi. RELATED • Carvel brand refresh taps nostalgia • Middle East seen as hot growth market • More restaurant industry growth concepts Before the start of the Libyan revolution in February 2011, Focus had been ...

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