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

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

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

Industry’s eight largest UK franchise brands account for 7,700 sites

The £15 billion-a-year franchise sector in the UK is currently operating at record levels, with foodservice and restaurant chains leading the way. FEJ reports. In the foodservice sector, the eight largest brands now account for some 7,700 units between them, an 11% increase compared to five years ago. There has continued to be a significant

£2.4m QSR investment for famous Blackpool Tower

Blackpool Council yesterday confirmed that a rebranded flagship Harry Ramsden fish restaurant is to open at the Blackpool Tower complex this summer. The Harry Ramsden restaurant and quick service outlet will be located in the space previously occupied by the Tower Lounge bar, complemented by a further eatery within the Tower complex. The chain will

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

Iconic British chain to open branches in Saudi Arabia

Iconic British chip shop chain Harry Ramsden’s has revealed that it is taking its concept to Saudi Arabia after securing a master franchise agreement in the country. The brand has teamed up with investment firm HAAB Group to launch at least three new restaurants in the kingdom, the first of which will open in Jeddah

Harry Ramsden’s chain gears up for Yorkshire franchise growth

The franchisee for the Harry Ramsden’s chain in Yorkshire is eyeing up to 50 new store openings after receiving bank funding to get the expansion drive underway. JVP Ventures, which became the first franchisee signed by the company, post-acquisition, this week opened the first of what it hopes will be many stores in Yorkshire. The

Welcome Break unveils £1m food court refurbishment

Motorway service operator, Welcome Break, has triggered a £1m investment plan that will see at least five of its sites undergo massive refurbishments this year. The company confirmed this week that it has redeveloped the food court at Hopwood Park services, which is located off junction two of the M42 in Worcestershire. The revamp fits