Burger King UK CEO Alasdair Murdoch

Murdoch named Burger King UK CEO

20 Jan 2018

Alasdair Murdoch, who stepped down from GBK at the end of last year, is to become chief executive of Burger King UK

RROTY

Retailers’ Retailer finalists announced

19 Jan 2018

The finalists show strong performances from wet-led businesses across the year represented in the shortlist.

Tortilla

Tortilla FY lfls up 7.5%

19 Jan 2018

Tortilla has reported that company sales increased 20% to £30.4m last year, with restaurant like-for-like sales up 7.5%

Nando's interior

Nando’s to trial smaller “nino” format

18 Jan 2018

Nando’s is trialling a new format, designed to appeal to consumers looking for a faster, “on the go” experience of the brand

Costa exterior

Costa Q3 lfls down 1.5% in high street stores

18 Jan 2018

Like-for-like sales at Costa Coffee were up 0.1% in its third quarter to 30 November, with a 1.5% fall across its UK equity stores.

Richard and Nikki Cooper

The Stable founders to launch new venture Swim

17 Jan 2018

The Stable founders Richard and Nikki Cooper are preparing to launch a new venture in preparation for their exit from the pizza and cider concept at the end of the financial year, MCA has learnt.

Ex-Greene King FD joins Byron

23 Jan 2018

David Brown, a former finance director of Greene King, has joined Byron, the struggling better burger chain, as its interim chief financial director

Freshii makes London debut

23 Jan 2018

Freshii, the health-focus, fast-casual chain, has launched its first site in London, in Chancery Lane

Wing Wing to double up

23 Jan 2018

Wing Wing, a Korean-style chicken and beer ‘chimaek’ shop concept, is to open its second site in London

Ex-Tragus COO joins Tootoomoo board

23 Jan 2018

James Parsons, the ex-chief operating officer of Tragus, has joined the board of Tootoomoo

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