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Costs and site openings blunt Revolution Bars’ profit forecast

Costs and site openings blunt Revolution Bars’ profit forecast

Revolution Bars warned that its figures this year would be below the predicted profit of around £17m £18m analysts were hoping for.   The brand, which now has 67 sites, blamed site openings, higher business rates bills, increased wages and the new apprenticeship levy for damaging profit forecasts. Its shares plummeted 30% following the announcement. It

Casual dining chain Byron to make debut in Wales

Burger chain Byron is expanding into Wales after agreeing terms on a site in St David’s shopping centre in Cardiff. The company has bagged a 5,150 sq ft restaurant, set across two levels, on Grand Arcade, and will begin fit-out work ahead of its opening in summer 2017. The new location will benefit from an

Grillstock Smokehouse set for Cardiff opening

Cardiff’s burgeoning restaurant scene is about to be joined by Gloucester-based Grillstock Smokehouse.  In addition to its two original locations, the chain has also opened restaurants in Bath, Walthamstow and Leicester, and is about to launch a branch in Liverpool. Also well-known for its Grillstock Festivals in Bristol, Manchester and London, the chain’s mission is