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Nisbets snaps up high street retail sites to take store network to 30 branches

Nisbets snaps up high street retail sites to take store network to 30 branches

Nisbets will open two new stores on Monday, taking its retail network in the UK to 30 branches.  Sites in Norwich and Sheffield will both open for business at 9am and look to target local caterers keen to get hold of light and heavy duty equipment. Both shops will stock more than 3,000 products, but

EAT gains lucrative Debenhams franchise catering boost

Grab-and-go chain EAT has struck a franchise partnership with Compass Group that will see branded concessions launched in Debenhams and could extend to other sectors in future. The exclusive collaboration will be brought to life as part of a huge contract win for Compass Group UK & Ireland’s in-store business with the department store retailer,

Former Currys electrical store in Sheffield taken over by Nisbets

Nisbets’ ongoing retail expansion has received another boost after it was confirmed the catering equipment firm has done a deal to open a store in Sheffield later this year. The company has secured a 6,500 square foot retail unit at Redvers House on Union Street that was formerly occupied by Currys. The electrical retailer had been

M&S equips Chicester branch with energy efficient cooking and merchandising kit

Marks & Spencer has carried out a major foodservice equipment project at its Chichester store, bringing in the latest hot and chilled service counters to display products to customers.  The company brought in Uxbridge-based food retail specialist Fri-Jado to assist with the fit-out of the new 10,000 sqft foodhall and it supplied cooking and merchandising equipment within

Contract caterer launches first retail site for in-house cafe brand

Eurest, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has launched the first public-facing site of its Caffé Dallucci brand at Solent Business Park in Fareham. Focussing on providing fresh food, great coffee and good company, the brand will now provide its premium food and beverage offer to a public audience, having launched a series of other

Nisbets not finished in London as it prepares to unleash new catering equipment showroom

Catering equipment supplier Nisbets continues to expand its retail coverage with the news that it will open a further store in London this month.  The company is adding to its now-extensive retail portfolio by opening an outlet in Shepherd’s Bush, giving it access to the west London catering market. It is the fourth catering equipment showroom

Gino D’Acampo plans in-store restaurants in retail chain Next

TV chef Gino D’Acampo and Individual Restaurants have announced plans to open restaurants in stores operated by fashion and homeware retailer Next. The first collaboration will take place at the retailer’s 70,000 square foot store at Kingswood Retail Park in Hull, which opened in last year. This will be followed by a branch at Manchester’s

Tesco packs cooking equipment punch to boost food-to-go sales

A Tesco Extra store in Wales has undertaken a massive equipment refit in a bid to create a combined hot delicatessen and food-to-go department that greets customers as they arrive in store. The branch, in Llansamlet near Swansea, wanted to provide an enhanced and more convenient shopping experience for customers seeking to buy takeaway food.