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Jamie Oliver pens emotional email to staff following the collapse of his restaurant business – but worker claims he was first told by KPMG administrators

British chef and TV personality Jamie Oliver wrote an emotional email to staff announcing his UK restaurant chain was entering administration, UK newspaper Metro has reported. KPMG administrators say tough business conditions for the British casual dining market, coupled with a failed investment campaign, caused the collapse. A former Jamie’s […]
Jamie Oliver pens emotional email to staff following the collapse of his restaurant business – but worker claims he was first told by KPMG administrators
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Jamie Oliver ‘devastated’ as his UK restaurant empire collapses

British chef and TV personality Jamie Oliver has filed for bankruptcy protection for his UK restaurant chain. Two restaurants and a diner at Gatwick Airport will remain open while administrators investigate. The bankruptcy follows the collapse of Oliver’s Australian restaurant business in 2018. British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has taken […]
Jamie Oliver ‘devastated’ as his UK restaurant empire collapses
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Jamie Oliver’s global restaurant empire is in trouble

Jamie’s Italian in the UK is in deep financial trouble, with debts of $AU126 million. It is being restructured. Founder Jamie Oliver, 42, rose to fame in the 1990s BBC TV series The Naked Chef. The British chef turned his fame into a massive global network of restaurants, including six […]
Jamie Oliver’s global restaurant empire is in trouble
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Jamie Oliver now has control of his Australian restaurant chain

British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has bought back the farm, announcing today that he’s taken control of the six Australian restaurants bearing his name. Oliver acquired the Jamie’s Italian chain from the receivers of the failed Keystone Group, which collapsed last year. Jamie’s Italian launched in Sydney’s CBD five years […]
Jamie Oliver now has control of his Australian restaurant chain
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Jamie Oliver is buying his Australian restaurants back

British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver is poised to buy back his eponymous Italian restaurant franchise chain from the failed Keystone group. Receiver Morgan Kelly from Ferrier Hodgson announced the Jamie Oliver Group as the preferred bidder for the Australian Jamie’s Italian chain. “The Australian Jamie’s Italian franchises can now go […]
Jamie Oliver is buying his Australian restaurants back