Ranjit Singh Boparan to take half of Italian food chain out of administration
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Ranjit Singh Boparan, the owner of the Giraffe restaurant business and the founder of 2 Sisters Food Group, is poised to buy nearly half of the Carluccio’s Italian dining chain out of administration, in a deal that will save about 900 jobs.
Boparan Restaurants, which owns the Giraffe, Fishworks and Ed’s Easy Diner chains and the UK franchise for the US fast food chain Slim Chickens, is expected to confirm a deal to take on about 30 Carluccio’s outlets as early as Tuesday.