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South Korean fried chicken chain Pelicana inks deal for second UK location

The restaurant will have a floor dedicated to takeaway transactions.
1 day ago

South Korean fried chicken chain Pelicana inks deal for second UK location

The restaurant will have a floor dedicated to takeaway transactions.
1 day ago

Shoryu Ramen restarts franchising plans

It is seeking franchisees interested in single or multi-unit operations immediately.
2 days ago

Papa John’s opens first restaurant in Perth, Scotland

The pizza franchise already has over 500 stores in the UK.
2 days ago

Burger King opens plant-based pop up restaurant in Spain

The pop-up arrives roughly five months after the chain tried one in Cologne, Germany.
2 days ago

Black Sheep Coffee gets backing from NBA’s Kristaps Porzingis, eyes rapid UK growth

The chain’s rollout of outlets will see them reach nearly 100 UK sites by the end of summer 2022.
2 days ago

Pret A Manger enters self-service coffee scene with new ‘Express’ format

The chain, whose city centre outlets were hit hard by COVID-19 restrictions, describes the move as the next step in its ‘transformation” strategy.
2 days ago

Taco Bell to open restaurant in Castleford 

This will be the brand’s 74th UK restaurant opening.
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How can chains balance customer acquisition and managing reduced staff numbers?

Flipdish UK country manager Fionn Hart makes a case for digital interface solutions as an answer.

Domino’s Pizza planning to hire 8,000 delivery drivers in UK and Ireland

This marks the second hiring spree of the year for the company.

Labour, materials shortages driving up price inflation: report      

The CGA Prestige Foodservice Price Index predicts continued inflation over the remainder of 2021.

German Doner Kebab to open first Saudi Arabia restaurant in November

It is slated to have 100 restaurants over the next five years as part of a master franchise deal.

Caffè Nero aiming for “dozens” of new stores in next 12 months

Its founder says the chain’s on the road to recovery.

Managed restaurants, pubs and bars grow 42% in September

The bounce back also marks a second successive month of year-on-year increases.