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Burger King ‘looking for backers to buy out UK franchisees’

Burger King ‘looking for backers to buy out UK franchisees’

Restaurant Brands International (RBI), the company that owns Burger King, has reportedly opened talks with possible backers about a deal to consolidate the fast food chain’s UK franchises. According to Sky News, RBI has approached private equity firms about investing in the UK operations in a bid to “eke out” cost-savings in an increasingly competitive

Pret set for 12-month trial at motorway service station

Pret A Manger is to open its first motorway service shop as part of a trial partnership with Welcome Break, it was revealed today. The shop is scheduled to open at the end of summer at the South Mimms Services on Junction 23 of the M25. The menu will include a large selection of Pret’s

Foodservice chains stand out in ‘simplest’ brands table

Three fast food chains have been named in a top 10 ranking of the world’s ‘simplest’ global brands. McDonald’s, Burger King and KFC all made it into the Global Brand Simplicity Index, which ranks brands based on their perceived simplicity based on interviews with 12,000 respondents. Leading discount supermarket chain Aldi topped the list as