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Rapid growth over profit: Jamie Oliver's restaurant tragedy

It's no secret that the British high-street is "in trouble". In fact, the trouble's already begun, and now high-street restaurant chains are bearing the brunt of the decline, with Jamie Oliver seeing his vast restaurant empire crumble.

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By Annie May Noonan

Pret acquires EAT to meet demand for vegetarian options

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Ocado chairman: Why the high street is purging 'half asleep' businesses

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Healthcare booking company DocPlanner raises €80m

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UK now less attractive to EU talent because of Brexit

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Robotics startup Karakuri raises £7m in funding round led by Ocado

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Amazon and ex-military entrepreneurs "fight" recruitment bias

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Deep Planet secures £100,000 in funding

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Instant messaging company Nivo secures £2m in funding

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Why Uber may not be guaranteed IPO success: Lessons for upscaling SMEs

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Does Jaguar Land Rover's IP win in China mark the end of copycat brands?

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Compensation claims for payday lenders ‘much higher’ than expected

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