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Just Eat to ‘turbo-charge’ UK operation with plans to hire 150 tech specialists in three years

Just Eat to ‘turbo-charge’ UK operation with plans to hire 150 tech specialists in three years

Food delivery firm Just Eat has announced a huge recruitment drive to hire 150 tech specialists over the next three years in a sign of its intent to dominate the sector.   The investment will significantly increase the size of Just Eat’s UK tech and product teams, with 80 brand new roles, and represents the

Landlords fear CVA process is being “misused” and needs to be investigated

The British Property Federation (BPF) has called on the government to conduct an urgent view into Company Voluntary Arrangements (CVA) after claiming that the process is now being “misused”. A raft of high street restaurant chains have turned to CVAs this year in a bid to safeguard their businesses and reduce costs by exiting unprofitable

Pret and Itsu founder Julian Metcalfe pencilled in for Lunch

Julian Metcalfe, the founder of itsu and co-founder of Pret A Manger, will give his insight to the current state of the food-to-go sector at the forthcoming Lunch! show after being confirmed as the headline speaker. Mr Metcalfe, who is one of Britain’s most celebrated food-to-go entrepreneurs, will share his specialist knowledge and insight to

Deliveroo and Lightspeed integration ‘will help restaurants increase delivery profits’

Deliveroo has selected ePOS vendor Lightspeed to manage the integration of orders in its system. Deliveroo has teamed up with Lightspeed in a move that will enable the tech firm’s hospitality customers to see and process food orders directly in their ePOS system. The integration can help entrepreneurs easily incorporate delivery into their business plans,