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Coppa Club

Coppa Club builds pipeline

24 Mar 2017

Coppa Club has begun to build its pipeline for the coming year, with deals being put in place to open in Brighton and Maidenhead

Lola Lo

Johnson on Eclectic: New concepts, disposals and Smash rollout

23 Mar 2017

Luke Johnson has told MCA there is further work to do within Eclectic Bars Group, which could involve re-branding sites and introducing new concepts.

The Grain Store

Pubco/tenant relations stable post-pubs code

23 Mar 2017

MCA’s annual benchmark of the tenanted pub sector has shown the introduction of the pubs code has had little discernible impact on tenant/pubco relations.

Pizza Hut Express Stratford

Yum! restructures Pizza Hut European arm

22 Mar 2017

Pizza Hut International, the Yum! Brands owned group, has restructured its European business with the aim of accelerating growth across the region.

Turtle Bay

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.

Deliveroo launches gift cards for businesses

28 Mar 2017

Deliveroo is to trial giftcards for its Deliveroo for Business customers next month.

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