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  • Adam Breeden
    Article

    Eyes down for a full house

    2019-06-19T06:58:00Z

    An increasing number of operators are recognising that customers’ numbers coming up is good for the bottom line and are reigniting bingo for the 21st century. Jo Bruce talks to operators with their eyes on the ball

  • Cabana exterior
    News

    Cabana calls in administrators, sold to Hush

    2019-08-16T15:32:00Z

    Cabana Restaurants, the Jamie Barber-led Brazilian barbecue brand, has appointed administrators, with five sites sold to Hush Brasseries, another Barber-led group.

  • Eggslut
    News

    Eggslut eyes 10 for UK

    2019-08-16T14:17:00Z

    US-based casual dining brand Eggslut is looking to open around 10 restaurants in the UK in the coming years following the launch of its debut UK site in London’s Notting Hill, MCA’s sister title Big Hospitality reports.

  • ZAAP Newcastle-145
    News

    Sukhothai undergoes partial MBO

    2019-08-16T14:11:00Z

    Thai casual dining group Sukhothai has undergone a partial management buy-out (MBO), with the current management team joining founders Gerrard Marks and Yupha (Ban) Kaewkraikhot as shareholders.

  • Red Oak
    News

    Red Oak Taverns buys 18 pubs from Wadworth

    2019-08-16T14:02:45.870Z

    Red Oak Taverns has acquired 18 leased and tenanted pubs from Wadworth for an undisclosed sum. The pubs are all based in the south and south west which Red Oak said would “strengthen the strong regional bias of Red Oak’s existing estate” which now totals 179 pubs.

  • Eat
    News

    Sixteen Eat stores marketed for disposal

    2019-08-16T07:46:00Z

    A number of Eat stores are being marketed for disposal, following the grab and go operator’s acquisition by Pret A Manger, MCA understands.

  • Ahrash & Ny (Chin Chin Founders
    Interviews

    Generation Next: Chin Chin’s nitrogen ice cream

    2019-08-16T07:46:00Z

    Three-strong nitrogen ice cream specialist Chin Chin has brought desserts made using techniques associated with high-end restaurants to a much wider audience. Sophie Witts reports.

  • Ei Publican partners
    News

    Date announced for EiG/Stonegate merger vote

    2019-08-16T07:45:00Z

    Ei Group (EiG) shareholders are to vote on the proposed merger with Stonegate on 12 September.

  • Nero deli range
    News

    Caffe Nero revamps food with deli range

    2019-08-16T07:45:00Z

    Caffe Nero has introduced a new deli range in a major overhaul of its food offering.

  • News

    Loch Fyne’s Horan takes on new role at Greene King

    2019-08-16T07:45:00Z

    Greene King has appointed Michael Horan as the new business unit director of its 70-strong gastro-pub business Metropolitan Pub Company.