All ASK Italian articles – Page 6

  • News

    Aubaine founder to launch chicken concept


    Hani Nakkash, the founder of Aubaine, is to launch a new fast-casual concept in London’s Baker Street, called Chickens & Foxes

  • News

    Byron further strengthens pipeline


    Byron has further strengthened its openings pipeline, with sites lined up in Richmond, Windsor and Birmingham

  • Big Easy

    Rockey steps down from Big Easy


    Steve Rockey has left his post as head of people at Big Easy after less than a year with the company.

  • News

    Sherwood swaps Shake Shack for Byron


    Byron has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Nigel Sherwood as operations director

  • Steve RIchards

    CDG’s Richards named Retailers’ Retailer


    Steve Richards, the driving force behind development and growth of the Casual Dining Group, has been singled out by his peers as the stand-out individual in the eating-out and drinking-out market

  • News

    Byron lines up Reading opening


    Byron, the Hutton Collins-owned better burger concept, has further strengthened its regional openings pipeline by securing a site in Reading

  • News

    ​Ashmore swaps Whitbread for BTP


    Kate Ashmore has left Whitbread, where she was head of organisational development for its restaurants arm, to join Boston Tea Party

  • News

    Young’s to roll out Qkr! app


    Young’s is to roll out MasterCard’s smartphone payment app Qkr! across its 168 pubs.

  • PizzaExpress autumn menu

    PizzaExpress tops salt levels ranking


    Research into salt levels across leading brands in the eating put sector has shown PizzaExpress to have the saltiest dish.

  • News

    ASK secures Spur O2 site


    ASK Italian, the Azzurri Group-owned brand, is set to open a further flagship site in London, after securing the Spur site at The O2, Greenwich

  • Handley Amos, Rossopomodoro

    The Neapolitan don


    After an underwhelming start in the UK, in the hands of Handley Amos, Neapolitan pizza chain Rossopomodoro has begun to expand steadily thanks to a menu overhaul and link-up with John Lewis. Joe Lutrario reports

  • News

    ​Aubaine parent company to launch new concept


    Mighty Restaurants, the parent company of Aubaine, is to launch a new fast-casual concept called Bake!

  • Star Pubs & Bars

    Star Pubs set for ‘continuous growth’ following restructure


    David Forde, managing director of Heineken UK, has told M&C the recent restructure of Star Pubs & Bars has set the division up for continuous growth.

  • Opinion

    Ivell on an evolving ALMR


    M&C speaks to Mitchells & Butlers chairman Bob Ivell about his new role as president of the  ALMR and how the organisation has never been in a better position to be the key voice for the industry when it comes to lobbying the Government

  • Byrons

    Byron set for Wandsworth


    Byron, the Hutton Collins-owned better burger concept, is set to further strengthen its London estate with an opening in Wandsworth

  • Big Easy

    D'Arcy steps down from the Big Easy


    Noel D’Arcy has stepped down as managing director of Big Easy, less than a year after joining the barbecue and lobster shack concept

  • ASK Italian

    ​Azzurri appoints new MD for ASK


     The Azzurri Group, operator of Zizzi and Coco di Mama, has appointed Harry Heeley, formerly of the National Trust, as the new managing director of its ASK Italian brand, M&C understands.

  • News

    Walia swaps Dishoom for ASK


    Raman Walia has left all-day Indian café concept Dishoom to join ASK Italian.

  • Richard Caring

    Hard work helps strike it Rich


    In a rare interview, Caprice Holdings owner Richard Caring tells Dominic Walsh, from The Times, a little of the background to his restaurant, and hospitality interests and what he plans to do with them

  • Analysis & Insight

    Dialling up deal activity


    2015 was yet another big year for deal activity in the restaurants and bars sector, says Kieran Lawton, M&A director at BDO.