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Fast-casual restaurant concept Slim Chickens rolls out across the UK

Fast-casual restaurant concept Slim Chickens rolls out across the UK

Popular US brand, Slim Chickens, has chosen Cardiff for its second restaurant opening in the UK, following the launch of its flagship London restaurant. Boparan Restaurant Group (BRG), which partnered with Slim Chickens USA earlier this year, has signed a lease for a 2,400 sq ft restaurant at the city’s St David’s shopping centre. Scheduled

Boparan Restaurant Group serves up discounts for Britain’s frontline heroes

Boparan Restaurant Group is introducing a raft of new offers especially for Britain’s frontline services. With another testing winter in store for Britain’s frontline service personnel, the casual dining group said it would help to reduce the pressure on the pockets of the tens of thousands emergency sector workers across its Giraffe, Ed’s Easy Diner

POWER LIST 2018, BUSINESS LEADERS: Tom Crowley, CEO, Boparan Restaurant Group

Former Giraffe Restaurants managing director Tom Crowley stepped into the Boparan Restaurant Group hotseat two years to replace veteran Joe Teixeira and he has steered the company through a new phase of growth. After inheriting seven brands and more than 100 sites, not to mention a solid franchise business, Tom has set to work establishing

Giraffe & Ed’s Easy Diner enter first retail partnership

Boparan Restaurant Group has entered into partnership with supermarket giant Tesco for the launch of retail ranges from two of its popular brands. From today, a variety of world dishes from Giraffe and US-inspired desserts from Ed’s Easy Diner will be available for purchase in more than 300 Tesco stores nationwide, as well as online. Included in the new appetiser range from

BREAKING NEWS: Harry Ramsden appeals for multi-site developers to lead expansion project

Iconic fish and chip shop brand Harry Ramsden is casting its net in search of multi-site franchise developers that share its appetite to open dozens of new sites across the UK. The brand, which is now owned by the Boparan Restaurant Group, has recently carried out a programme to refresh the identity of its restaurants

Casual dining chain Giraffe rebrands business for the Instagram generation

Casual dining chain Giraffe has relaunched its business as ‘Giraffe World Kitchen’ and claims it has already seen sales rise 13% in sites where the new look has been rolled out. The company, which was owned by Tesco until its sale to Boparan Restaurant Holdings last year, hired integrated branding agency Ragged Edge to deliver

Giraffe Concepts emerges as surprise buyer of Ed’s Easy Diner

Boparan Restaurants Holdings has made yet another acquisition by snapping up Ed’s Easy Diner through its Giraffe Concepts business. Boparan, which bought Giraffe earlier this year from Tesco, will use the purchase of the 1950s-style restaurant chain to drive deeper into the quick service market. The value of the acquisition has not been disclosed, but

£10m restaurant roll-out planned by firm that bought Giraffe

The company that has just bought the Giraffe restaurant chain from Tesco has revealed it will spend £10m expanding another of its recent acquisitions, the Cinnamon Collection. Boparan Restaurant Holdings will invest the sum in opening more than 10 new restaurants over the next three years, adding to the group’s existing sites, which include The

Harry Ramsden’s owners target 300 sites in five years

Harry Ramsden’s is to embark on the biggest store opening the chain has ever seen by launching 300 new sites over the next five years. Parent company Boparan Restaurant Holdings intends to bolster the fish and chip shop group’s UK coverage in a move that could create as many as 5,000 jobs and lead to

Harry Ramsden’s owner splashes cash to become multi-brand restaurant giant

Boparan Restaurant Holdings (BRH), the owner of Harry Ramsdens and Fishworks, has acquired the Cinnamon Collection in a move that signals its desire to become a major multi-site operator. The acquisition forms part of BRH’s strategy to build a significant, multi-brand restaurant business portfolio and there are ambitious expansion plans to deliver the Cinnamon dining