Johnson’s £69m linens swoop

JOHNSON Service Group is making a major move in the table linens sector with a near £70m deal for a business supplying the likes of Jamie Oliver, The Wolseley and Brasserie Blanc.

The Cheshire company is buying the London Linen Supply, a specialist supplier of table linen and chefs' wear to the restaurant, catering and hospitality market, based in London. The deal will make it the UK's  number one provider of linens to the restaurant/catering sector.

The Preston Brook-based firm said it would be part-funding... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...