Tesco Acquires Family-Friendly Restaurant Group Giraffe for £48.6m

Tesco announced yesterday that it has acquired Giraffe, an award winning and family friendly restaurant group in a deal worth £48.6m. Founded in 1998 by husband and wife team Russel and Juliette Joffe the group’s first restaurant was in Hampstead, North London. At the time of the acquisition, Giraffe has 48 sites around the UK,… Read full story

A Special Kind of Cookery School – Welcome to Cactus Kitchens

SW4, Friday lunch time. What is so special about that I hear you ask? Well here I am at Cactus Kitchens about to meet Monica Galetti, Senior Sous Chef at Le Gavroche. Launched in January this year Cactus Kitchens is the creation of Amanda Ross, MD of Cactus TV in partnership with Michel Roux Jr… Read full story