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Turtle Bay tops Growth Company Index

22 Mar 2017

Turtle Bay, the Piper-backed Caribbean chain, has topped the list of the fastest growing companies in the UK’s eating and drinking-out sector.

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​Nando’s trials its first UK delivery service

16 Mar 2017

Nando’s, the national restaurant chain, has begun a trial of its own delivery service


BrewDog in talks on investment and IPO

16 Mar 2017

Scottish brewer and pub operator, BrewDog, has admitted it is considering the timescale for a potential IPO and has been in discussion with investors about selling almost a third of the company.

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Deliveroo to launch Roobox Brighton with GBK and TLG

16 Mar 2017

Deliveroo is to open its first Roobox remote kitchen outside of London – in Brighton & Hove.

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Chilango on verge of 'national presence'

16 Mar 2017

Eric Partaker, co-founder of Chilango, has told MCA that the company will have a national presence by the end of its current financial year

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Campbell soups up Wagamama

14 Mar 2017

Wagamama’s David Campbell explains how he rediscovered the brand’s lost momentum. 

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