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Friday Five the week's top news

Friday Five: the week's top news

By Joe Lutrario

This week’s key hospitality news stories include Alyn Williams winning £57,000 in damages from The Westbury Hotel, the closure of The Gilbert Scott and Wendy’s ambitious expansion plans.

Slim Chicken Giraffe owner Boparan completes Gourmet Burger Kitchen GBK acquisition

Boparan completes GBK acquisition

By James McAllister

Boparan Restaurant Group (BRG) has acquired Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) in a pre-pack administration deal that will save 35 of the chain's 62-strong estate.

Boparan looks to acquire Gourmet Burger Kitchen

Boparan looks to acquire Gourmet Burger Kitchen

By James McAllister

Giraffe and Ed’s Easy Diner owner Boparan is reportedly set to add a further brand it its portfolio by acquiring Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) through a pre-pack administration deal.

Carluccio’s, Giraffe, Ed’s Diner, Slim Chickens Eat Out To Help Out discounts

Boparan to remove £10 cap from Eat Out To Help Out scheme

By Joe Lutrario

Boparan Restaurant Group is to remove the £10 cap from the Government’s Eat Out To Help Out discount scheme at the majority of its restaurant brands to offer customers 50% off all food and soft drinks irrespective of how much the bill comes to.

Carluccio's deal costs Boparan Restaurant Group £3.4m

Carluccio's deal costs Boparan £3.4m

By James McAllister

It's been confirmed that Boparan Restaurant Group (BRG) paid just £3.4m in its deal to acquire ailing restaurant chain Carluccio's.

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