House of Fraser on the hunt for food and drink firms as part of expansion plans

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House of Fraser, the chain rescued by retail tycoon Mike Ashley last year, has hired restaurant property experts to find celebrity chefs and upmarket eateries to open up concessions within its department stores.

The firm was bought out of administration by Ashley-founded Sports Direct last year for £90 million. Ashley wants to turn it into the “Harrods of the High Street”.

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