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Barburrito wraps up deal for 21st site opening

Barburrito is the latest chain to have opened at Sheffield’s Meadowhall shopping centre as part of a £60m revamp which has seen numerous operators opening and upsizing at the shopping destination. The Mexican style fast-food brand’s latest site is located in the Oasis Dining Quarter, opposite Five Guys and next to Wrapchic. The 530 sq ft

Pret and Subway amongst operators flocking to shopping centre

Foodservice operators including Pret A Manger, Subway and Barburrito have formed part of more than 21,000 sq ft of new lettings and upsizes in the last three months at Meadowhall Centre in Yorkshire. British Land, joint owner of Meadowhall, secured the lettings and upsizes. The news comes as the first phase of Meadowhall’s £60m refurbishment

Editor’s view: Market disruptors will come from all angles in 2016

As we head towards a new year, there’s nothing to suggest the next 12 months won’t herald the sort of operator appetite for expansion that we have seen in 2015. It’s difficult to pinpoint a operator that hasn’t enlarged their estate this year and while the tactics being deployed may vary depending on site availability

Mexican chains taking the foodservice market by storm

Mexican brands have been identified as the fastest growing part of the food sector, and second only to coffee shops overall, as the leading chains spring up in various locations across the country. The appearance of Mexican chains in high streets, shopping centres and transport hubs in the guise of burritos, tacos and nachos has

Mexican chain expands to Scotland by acquiring rival

Mexican chain Barburrito has made its first ever acquisition, scooping up five-strong Scottish rival Pinto Mexican Kitchen for an undisclosed sum. The business will continue under the Pinto brand initially; however Barburrito plans to rebrand it in 2016. Morgan Davies, CEO of Barburrito, said Pinto was a “well-run” operation with five great locations north of

Gateshead retail extension sparks restaurant build frenzy

Thaikhun and Barburrito have chosen the Gateshead Metrocentre as the location for their first ventures in the North East and are among nine high-profile restaurant names confirmed to be opening at the site, it was revealed today. Two final restaurants are close to being announced as the enlarged Qube area of the Intu-run development is