Fast Food

Plant-based burger chain Flower Burger eyes UK expansion with 45 restaurants to open in 10 years

Flower Burger planning UK roll out

By James McAllister

A Milan-based vegan burger chain has signed a master franchise agreement to bring the brand to the UK with a view to opening more than 40 sites.

McDonald's to launch its first ‘fully vegan’ meal

McDonald's to launch ‘fully vegan’ meal

By James McAllister

McDonald's is to introduce a Veggie Dippers option onto its UK menus in the new year in what’s being dubbed the fast food chain’s first ‘fully vegan’ meal.

American dreamers: why the US brands including Halal Guys Eggslut and Sweet Chick keep coming

American dreamers: why the US brands keep coming

By Stefan Chomka

A fresh wave of American concepts have crossed the pond in recent years, and more are on their way. Why is the UK so appealing to US brands, and do we still want them?

Jollibee eyes third UK restaurant location

Jollibee eyes third UK location

By James McAllister

Filipino fast food chain Jollibee is understood to have lined up its third UK location in Leicester, which will become its “flagship branch in the Midlands”.

McDonald’s fires Steve Easterbrook

McDonald’s fires CEO Steve Easterbrook

By Joe Lutrario

McDonald’s Corporation chief executive Steve Easterbrook has been fired following an admission that he had a consensual relationship with a colleague, which is a violation of company policy.

Jollibee set to open second UK restaurant in Liverpool

Jollibee set for Liverpool

By James McAllister

Filipino fast food chain Jollibee is pushing forward with its regional expansion plans with the opening of a second UK site in Liverpool.


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