Patisserie Holdings

  • Patisserie Valerie

    Patisserie Valerie to refocus business on core strengths


    Patisserie Valerie is to refocus its business on being “less of a restaurant and more of a patisserie”, managing director Paolo Peretti has told MCA.

  • Patisserie Valerie

    Peretti looks to bring stability to Pat Val


    Paolo Peretti, the newly appointed managing director of Patisserie Valerie, has told MCA that the now 96-strong estate will receive investment but that the priority for the moment is to “bring some stability back into the business”.

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    Peretti appointed to run Patisserie Valerie


    Causeway Capital has dismissed suggestions that it is only planning a brief period of ownership of Patisserie Valerie.

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    Former Pat Val CEO to sue Causeway Capital Partners


    Former CEO of Patisserie Valerie Steve Francis has launched a lawsuit against the café chains new owners Causeway Capital Partners, and has warned of more store closures, according to The Times.

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    Pat Val management team axed by backers


    A source close to the ousted management team at Patisserie Valerie has said the decision came “like a bolt out of the blue” as the team prepared to take the business forward.

  • Patisserie Valerie

    Established in 1926, reborn 14 February 2019


    Following the sale of Patisserie Valerie to Causeway Capital Partners, Rhys Iley spoke to MCA deputy editor Georgi Gyton about why he is viewing it as a new chapter for the business, and what changes the management team will be putting in place, including store refreshes, longer opening hours, NPD, and a new app.

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    Patisserie Holdings sale confirmed for £13m


    Patisserie Holdings has confirmed the sale of Patisserie Valerie, to Dublin-based Causeway Capital, and its sandwich shop business Philpotts to retail, wholesale and distribution firm A.F Blakemore, for £13m.

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    Causeway Capital "acquires Pat Val"


    The Daily Telegraph is reporting that Patisserie Valerie has been bought by Irish private equity firm Causeway Capital Partners. The paper reports that almost all of Patisserie Valerie’s 120 remaining branches are to be saved - preserving up to 2,000 jobs after a deal was struck at 3am this ...

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    Deadline for final Pat Val bids today


    Patisserie Holdings’ administrator KPMG has given bidders until lunchtime today to make their best and final offers for the business.

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    Encouraging bids for Patisserie Valerie


    The administrators of Patisserie Holdings have confirmed they have received a number of offers for the business, with a number now being taken forward.