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Boparan to accelerate Slim Chickens expansion

Boparan to accelerate Slim Chickens expansion

By Sophie Witts

Boparan Restaurant Group (BRG) is to enter talks with potential partners to speed up expansion of its Slim Chickens restaurants across the UK and Ireland.

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?

Rappers and restaurants: Sweet Chick Nas, Rick Ross Wingstop Wahlburgers Mark Wahlberg Snoop Dogg

The Lowdown: rappers and restaurants

By James McAllister

US brand Sweet Chick recently made its UK debut in Fitzrovia, having built a solid foundation in the States thanks to the backing it received from hip-hop rapper Nas.

Chick-fil-A UK facing protests from LGBT+ groups

Protest to target UK's first Chick-fil-A

By Sophie Witts

Protesters are planning to target the UK's first Chick-fil-A restaurant over claims about the company's history of support for anti-gay groups.

Photo: Slapfish website

Slapfish opens in Camden

By James McAllister

One of the largest fast casual seafood restaurant chains in the US has opened its first UK site on Kentish Town Road in Camden.

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