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Peyton and Byrne to open fifth café venue

Peyton and Byrne to open fifth café venue

By Hannah Thompson

Bakery group Peyton and Byrne, owned by restaurateur Oliver Peyton, is to open its fifth store this month, on London’s Great Portland Street.

Vapiano's UK and US managing director Phil Sermon says now is the right time to expand outside of London

Vapiano looks past London

By Luke Nicholls

Fast-casual Italian restaurant chain Vapiano has announced it is looking for ‘entrepreneurial partners’ to support its UK expansion outside of London.

Sales at Ibérica’s existing two London restaurant's are growing at about 25 per cent year-on-year

Ibérica eyes Farringdon and Manchester for next restaurant openings

By Luke Nicholls

Two weeks after revealing plans to expand to up to 10 sites across the UK in the next five years, Ibérica Restaurants says it hopes to be opening its fourth London restaurant in Farringdon next spring, followed by two new restaurants in Manchester later...

Sales at Ibérica’s existing two restaurant's are growing at about 25 per cent year-on-year

Ibérica reveals UK expansion plans

By Luke Nicholls

Ibérica Restaurants, the three-strong Spanish group led by two-Michelin-starred chef Nacho Manzano, is actively looking to expand outside of London with plans for up to 10 UK sites in the next five years.

Phil Sermon, UK managing director at Vapiano, which only takes very large sites. Photos: John Carey

Business Profile: Vapiano

By Joe Lutrario

Despite a slow start on these shores, German-owned restaurant group Vapiano aims to become a key player in the UK's hugely competitive pizza-pasta market.