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LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26:  Shoppers walk outside Debenhams during the annual boxing day sales at Debenhams on December 26, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)

Debenhams’ appetite for restaurant sales offsets weak retail demand

Debenhams’ appetite for restaurant sales offsets weak retail demand

Debenhams’ ongoing move to expand its restaurant offering appears to be paying dividends after it thanked food sales for helping to offset a decline in core clothing sales over the last three months.   In a performance update for the 41 weeks to 17 June, the department store said the UK trading environment had been

Artist impression of Mason + Rye

Fenwick’s Food Hall ices the cake with new bakery café

This month the Food Hall at Fenwick Newcastle reopens after a major redevelopment with a new centrepiece café featuring a ‘theatre’ bakery.. The Mason + Rye bakery-patisserie-café will focus on fine patisserie, artisan baking and Viennoiserie, the café will offer an extensive selection of breakfast and lunch options to either eat in or take away. Diners will be able to

Fenwick Newcastle food hall

Fenwick food hall takes shape as it consults with North East restaurant legend

North East restaurateur Terry Laybourne is involved in a new Mediterranean restaurant poised to open in Newcastle department store Fenwick. The retailer recently unveiled plans for a multimillion pound revamp of its food hall, which will include the launch of new eateries specialising in seafood and Asian cuisine. Fenwick has now confirmed that the plans