Oct 31, 2015

House Foods to make Ichibanya a subsidiary

House Foods Group Inc. said it will spend about ¥30.1 billion on raising its equity stake in curry restaurant operator Ichibanya Co. to 51 percent from 19.5 percent. House Foods said Friday the tender offer for Ichibanya shares will be launched Monday for ¥6,000 ...

DSK sex scandal maid now New York restaurant owner

Feb 4, 2015

DSK sex scandal maid now New York restaurant owner

The hotel maid who four years ago accused then-IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault — a sensational case that left his career in tatters —is now running a New York restaurant. The six-minute encounter in May 2011 between Nafissatou Diallo and one of ...

Nov 14, 2014

Asahi Breweries to take majority stake in Japanese restaurant Nadaman

Japan’s Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. said Friday that wholly owned subsidiary Asahi Breweries Ltd. will buy a majority stake in Tokyo-based traditional Japanese restaurant chain Nadaman Co. from its founding family in December. Asahi Breweries will take 51.1 percent of outstanding shares, aiming to ...

May 8, 2014

Allergy warnings eyed at restaurants

The Consumer Affairs Agency has set up a panel on how to warn restaurant customers about ingredients that might cause allergies — a field not covered by current labeling regulations. As it stands, children with allergies cannot go to fast food restaurants with friends ...