All news articles for January 2021

Electra Private Equity plans sale of TGI Fridays UK

Electra plans sale of TGI Fridays

By James McAllister

The parent company of TGI Fridays UK business is planning to put the bar and restaurant chain up for sale this year as it looks to wind down its portfolio.

D&D's Des Gunewardena:

D&D's Des Gunewardena: "Covid has cost our business £2.5m a month'

By BigHospitality

D&D London chairman and CEO Des Gunewardena has written to the Chancellor ahead of today’s (11 January) parliamentary debate on support for the hospitality sector asking the Government to properly compensate businesses forced to closed by the Coronavirus.

Flash grilled with Masterchef: The Professionals finalist and Bob Bob Ricard head chef Tom Peters

Flash-grilled: Tom Peters

By James McAllister

The former Masterchef: The Professionals finalist, who took over the stoves at Bob Bob Ricard last year, on how he got his start in the industry and his long-held admiration of Thomas Keller.

James Elliot on Slice by Pizza Pilgrims New York Neapolitan pizza London

James Elliot on Slice by Pizza Pilgrims

By Joe Lutrario

James Elliot and brother Thom fused a New York pizza-by-the-slice joint with a Naples pizzeria at the tail end of last year to create Slice by Pizza Pilgrims.

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