All Chiquito articles – Page 8

  • News

    TRG and Novus win mobile marketing awards


    The Restaurant Group and Novus Leisure were both winners at the Marketing on Mobile Awards last night.

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    TRG reveals Deliveroo trial


    The Restaurant Group has announced it will launch a trial with Deliveroo next month at 12 Chiquito sites with “every intention” of extending it to other brands.

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    Buckle swaps TRG for Living Ventures


    Jonny Buckle has stepped down as head of acquisitions at The Restaurant Group (TRG) to become acquisitions director at Living Ventures

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    Statements of intent


    Last week, one of the UK’s eating-out market’s up-and-coming forces, Côte, made an appointment that put down a marker to the rest of the sector on the level of its ambition. At the same time, Leon underlined its fast food credentials and growth aspirations with a significant appointment of its own

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    Andrew Page becomes Cote chairman


    Former The Restaurant Group (TRG) chief executive Andrew Page has become chairman of the 75-strong Cote, the BC Partners-backed group

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    Century maker


    As Bella Italia, the Casual Dining Group (CDG)-owned brand gears up to open its one hundredth restaurant this week, Mark Wingett takes a closer look at the turnaround of the fast-growing concept. At the same time, are the Kaye family set to provide another success story with Wildwood-operator, Tasty?

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    Analysis & Insight

    Is the future still bright?


    After several years of consistently producing like-for-like growth, The Restaurant Group finds itself needing to address a falling share price and restoring faith in its core brand Frankie & Benny’s.

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    TRG may see negative lfls for two years


    Senior analysts have given their views on The Restaurant Group’s current performance, with warnings that it may be two years before like-for-like sales begin to rise and suggestions the group would be appealing to private equity.

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    TRG: Pubs an increasingly important part of the mix


    The Restaurant Group chief executive Danny Breithaupt has told MCA that the group’s pub portfolio is becoming an increasingly important part of its overall estate mix with the openings pipeline doubling for this financial year.

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    TRG FY lfls up 1.5%, but down for first 10 weeks


    The Restaurant Group has warned that “challenging” trading conditions are likely to continue into 2016.

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    TRG plans further Joe’s Kitchens


    The Restaurant Group plans open three further sites under the evolved all-day dining version of its Joe’s Kitchen concept over the next 12 months

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    TLG lines up Newcastle Chaophraya


    The Thai Leisure Group (TLG), operator of the Chaophraya and Thaikhun brands, has lined an opening for the former in Newcastle

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    ​The Alchemist to make North East debut


    The Alchemist is to make its first foray into the North East, after securing a site in the intu Eldon Square scheme in Newcastle

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    Chiquito launches street food offer


    Chiquito, The Restaurant Group-owned Mexican brand, is launching a ‘street food’ offer on its new menu.

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    ​TRG shares slump; on track to produce double-digit profit growth


    More than £230m was wiped off the value of The Restaurant Group (TRG) yesterday as it reported a dip in like-for-like sales

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    TRG FY lfls up 1.5%; cautious on outlook


    The Restaurant Group has this morning reported a 1.5% increase in like-for-like sales for the 52 weeks ended 27 December 2015 but said that it was more cautious than previously on the outlook for 2016

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    Byron and Wagamama set for Eastbourne


    Byron, Wagamama, Chiquito and Frankie & Benny have all signed up to open in the Arndale Cente in Eastbourne.

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    Analyst corner: UBS on TRG


    UBS has initiated its coverage of The Restaurant Group (TRG) at a BUY and with a target price of 860p

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    Restaurant chains criticised for seafood sourcing


    The majority of UK restaurant chains use unsustainable fish or fail to give transparent information to diners about the origins of their seafood according to findings from the Marine Conservation Society (MCS). It found more than half of the restaurants assessed served seafood from overfished supplies with sea bass, whitebait, ...

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    TRG: Balance, discounting and Bond


    On the back of this morning’s trading update, M&C talks to Danny Breithaupt, chief executive of The Restaurant Group (TRG)