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In advance of what many expect to be a tougher 2017, there were mixed results in the final month of last year, MCA’s Eating Out Panel data has shown.
Loungers, the Lion Capital-backed café/bar/restaurant group, has opened its first site of 2017 and its sixth in Birmingham.
Deliveroo has launched a subscription service targeted at frequent customers.
Business rates bills for restaurants across London are set to rise by £336.5m over the next five years, according to the latest data.
Revolution Bars Group chief executive Mark McQuater has told MCA that the market for acquisitions remains buoyant as long as operators are willing to look at non-traditional sites.
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