Byron to go into administration in attempt to sell parts of burger chain

The private equity owners of the burger chain Byron are preparing to place the company into administration in the hope of attracting a bidder to buy parts of the business in a so-called pre-pack administration. Byron, which is majority-owned by Three Hills Capital Partners, filed a notice of intention on Monday to formally appoint administrators, […]

UK’s largest pubs group agrees lockdown ‘rent credit’ for tenants

The UK’s largest pubs group has agreed to help tenants pay rents following widespread criticism that the industry is leaving publicans in the lurch during the Covid-19 lockdown. Ei Group – formerly known as Enterprise Inns – has said that any of its more than 4,000 pubs that are not receiving government grants will get […]