Westfield London

BIRD lands fourth London site

BIRD lands fourth London site

By Sophie Witts

Fried chicken specialist BIRD is spreading its wings to open a fourth site in London’s Westfield Stratford City shopping centre.

The chain has recently opened at Stansted airport

Itsu continues national expansion

By Sophie Witts

Itsu, the Asian fast-service concept created by Pret A Manger founder Julian Metcalfe, plans to open between 10 and 15 sites this year with a continued focus on regional expansion.

Shack Shake is one of the gourmet burger businesses with ambitious growth plans

Gourmet burger market steps up a gear

By Stefan Chomka

Reports of the death of the burger trend have been greatly exaggerated it would appear, with the market set to boom in the coming years as its main protagonists continue to expand.

Bumpkin Westfield Stratford will now offer a range of breakfast baps, salads, sandwiches and deli dishes

Bumpkin Westfield Stratford changes focus

By Luke Nicholls

British restaurant group Bumpkin, which has three restaurants in London, has unveiled a new format for its Westfield Stratford City site, with the development of a new kitchen, bar and grill to appeal to a more time-conscious market.