Restaurant Group CEO Sees ‘Difficult’ First-Half on Weak Economy

Feb. 29 (Bloomberg) -- Restaurant Group Plc Chief Executive Officer Andrew Page says he anticipates a “difficult” first-half of the year as the U.K. economy remains weak.

“Our feeling is that it will be a pretty difficult first half of the year,” Page said in a phone interview today. “The picture should get brighter as we move into the second half.”

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