Yumchaa

Yumchaa placed on the market

19 Oct 2017

Yumchaa, the speciality tea and café concept, has been placed on the market

Brewdog

BrewDog launches new £50m crowdfund

18 Oct 2017

BrewDog has launched a fifth round of its Equity for Punks crowdfunding campaigns – with an aim of raising up to £50m.

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Jamie’s brings in advisors to consult on future strategy

17 Oct 2017

Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group has brought in an external advisor to work with its new management team to help steer it through its next phase

UK brewery numbers exceed 2,000

23 Oct 2017

The number of breweries operating in the UK has exceeded 2,000 for the first time since the 1930s, new data has shown.

London FOT rents up 22% over five years

23 Oct 2017

The latest Fleurets rental survey has shown free-of-tie rents in London have risen 22% over the past five years, while shell rents are up 20%.

Rudy’s sets out expansion target

20 Oct 2017

Rudy’s, the Manchester-based pizza concept, is planning to open four new sites over the next 12 months across the North of England

​Humpit Hummus eyes expansion after investment

20 Oct 2017

Humpit Hummus, the Leeds-based vegan concept, is looking to expand further across the North and the Midlands

Lo Greco steps down as La Bottega CEO

20 Oct 2017

Piergiorgio Lo Greco has stepped down as chief executive of La Bottega, the Pembroke VCT-backed Italian deli and café concept

Blanchard joins Reiss

20 Oct 2017

Jonathan Blanchard, who recently stepped down from Carluccio’s, has returned to the retail sector as chief financial and operating officer of fashion brand Reiss

Whitbread builds Bar + Block pipeline

20 Oct 2017

Whitbread is to further strengthen its pipeline for its Bar + Block format, with an opening lined up in Leamington Spa

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