Chris Hill NWTC

NWTC to launch new concept in Bristol

15 Sep 2017

New World Trading Company (NWTC) is to launch a new concept after securing a site Bristol

Comptoir Libanais

Comptoir sees improvement in trading

15 Sep 2017

The Comptoir Group has this morning reported seeing a noticeable improvement in trading during the last few months

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JDW FY lfls up 4%

15 Sep 2017

JD Wetherspoon has reported like-for-like sales up 4% for the 53 weeks to 30 July, with total sales up 4.1% to £1.7bn.

Sports Bar and Grill

Stonegate acquires Sports Bar & Grill

14 Sep 2017

Stonegate Pub Company has acquired Bar Holdings – the company behind Sports Bar & Grill.

Handmade Burger Co

Handmade sold for under £1.5m

14 Sep 2017

Handmade Burger Co was acquired out of administration for less than £1.5m.


Wagamama Q1 lfls up 6.6%

14 Sep 2017

Wagamama saw like-for-like sales in the 16 weeks to 13 August increase 6.6%.

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Byng joins the board of Flat Iron

13 Sep 2017

Tom Byng, the founder of Byron, has joined the board of Flat Iron, as a non-executive director

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Costa shares down on growth concerns

13 Sep 2017

Shares in Costa owner Whitbread fell yesterday after analyst Citigroup downgraded the company

Neame: No room for mediocre pubs

21 Sep 2017 | By Nicholas Robinson

Shepherd Neame’s focus on revitalising its managed pub estate has boosted its profits

Cousins to step down as Compass CEO

21 Sep 2017

Compass Group has announced that Richard Cousins has decided to step down from his role as group chief executive on 31 March 2018

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