All Burger King articles – Page 20

  • Weekend Press

    Weekend press round-up, 31 August-1 September


    RestaurantsCote tempts new suitorRichard Caring is edging closer to a deal to sell his Cote brasserie chain for about £100m. CBPE, the private equity firm that was once part of Close Brothers investment bank, is in talks to buy the 45-strong chain.It has leapfrogged Bridgepoint, a rival firm best known ...

  • News

    Harvester ad claims top spot


    The latest TV advert from Harvester, the Mitchells & Butlers-owned brand, was the most recalled TV spot of last week

  • Just Falafel

    The life of pea


    Mike Biggins, a veteran of international restaurant franchising, wants British consumers to fall in love with a meat-free Middle Eastern delicacy as he heads the expansion of Just Falafel across the country. Early signs are positive, Biggins says, as he looks to adapt the format for the UK market

  • Little Chef

    Kout enters coffee market


    Kout Food Group (KFG), the Kuwaiti-based foodservice firm, which recently acquired Little Chef, has announced the acquisition of award-winning Costa Coffee franchisee South West Coffee, which operates eight sites, for c£3.1m.

  • Analysis & Insight

    Consumers demand more from food-to-go


    Almost two thirds (61%) of consumers now buy lunch on-the-go, according to new research that says people are demanding more from food-on-the-go options

  • News

    Little Chef buyer 'working on another major deal'


    Davis Coffer Lyons says it’s working with Kuwaiti-based Kout Food Group on another multi-site transaction after advising on its acquisition of Little Chef

  • News

    Little Chef to live on after c£15m deal


    Little Chef, the iconic restaurant chain is to live on after the c80-strong business was acquired from RCapital by the Kuwaiti company Kout Food Group Restaurants UK Limited (KFGR-UK), in a deal, which valued the business at around £15m

  • News

    Intu commences £9m Lakeside redevelopment


    Intu has started first phase of its £9m redevelopment of Lakeside shopping centre’s food court.

  • Burger King

    Q2 lfls up at Burger King on overseas performance


    Burger King, the global fast food chain, has reported a 0.6% rise in like-for-like sales for its second quarter

  • News

    Little Chef to run festival cafes


    The iconic restaurant chain, which was placed in the market in April, is to operate a pop-up cafe at two music festivals this summer

  • News

    Gov’t to focus on takeaway and restaurant chains


    The Government has said that “takeaways and very popular restaurant chains” are what it particularly needs to focus on when it comes to widening the Responsibility Deal

  • Burger pic

    Burger wars? I’ve seen more conflict at a bar mitzvah


    The so-called burger conflict raging in London is nothing of the sort. It’s time for a new metaphor, argues Patty Pete (aka Stefan Chomka, deputy editor of M&C Report’s sister title Restaurant magazine)

  • Out to Lunch table

    New campaign calls for healthier kids' meals


    Jamie’s Italian named as chain with the most healthy options for children, as new campaign calls for parents to expose outlets that don’t make the grade

  • News

    Operators remove high-calorie foods


    JD Wetherspoon, Whitbread and Subway have all said they have removed some food items from their menus as part of calorie reduction pledges under the Responsibility Deal

  • Weekend Press

    Weekend press round-up, 29-30 June


    Restaurants Burger battle heats up as Five Guys and Shake Shack arrive in UK A tweeted picture of George Osborne tucking into a takeaway from the upmarket chain Byron late at night while completing details of the spending review may have prompted ridicule this week, but the chancellor was bang ...

  • News

    Marston urges pub franchisors to restore trust


    Pub companies embarking on franchise operations have to go further than other hospitality franchises

  • Morgan Davies
    Analysis & Insight

    Outside edge


    After starting the UK burrito boom up north, Barburrito co-founder Morgan Davies is targeting London. And he believes he’s in a strong position to take it by storm

  • Weekend Press

    Weekend press round-up 15-16 June


    Financial results and company news Drinks wizard Walsh to chair caterer Compass Paul Walsh, the mastermind behind the success of Diageo, the drinks giant, is to become chairman of Compass as the extraordinary reshuffle of the FTSE 100’s leadership gathers pace. Walsh, 58, has been lined up to succeed Sir ...

  • Weekend Press

    Weekend press roundup, 8-9 June


    Roadside servicesBetting tycoon takes punt on giving lorry drivers a break from open roadThe man who built Betfred from a single bookies in Salford to a nationwide chain is taking a gamble on motorway services and plans to open truck stops nationwide over the next five years.Only a couple of ...

  • Danny Meyer 2

    Danny, the champion of the burger world


    Danny Meyer, the legend behind Union Square Hospitality Group, is bringing burger joint Shake Shack to the UK. William Drew met him