All Coast to Coast articles – Page 2

  • Frankie & Benny's

    Analysts corner: Goodbody on The Restaurant Group


    In advance of The Restaurant Group’s interim results announcement next week, Goodbody’s Paul Ruddy says it is encouraged by both the openings and format conversions being undertaken by the group, and believes there is evidence of a turnaround in like-for-likes in H2.

  • The Botanist, NWTC

    NWTC confirms Cheltenham site


    New World Trading Company has confirmed it is to open a Botanist in The Brewery Quarter, Cheltenham.

  • Proove

    L&G signs new restaurant operators to Valley Centertainment


    Legal & General (L&G) has agreed deals with two new restaurant operators at Valley Centertainment Leisure Park in Sheffield – Proove and Thirty Nine Desserts.

  • Andy McCue, The Restaurant Group

    TRG launches Burger Burger


    The Restaurant Group (TRG) has started trialling its delivery-only concept, Burger Burger, chief executive Andy McCue has told MCA.

  • Firejacks

    TRG strengthens Firejacks pipeline


    The Restaurant Group has strengthened the pipeline for its fledgling Firejacks brand, MCA understands.

  • News

    Analysts Corner: Goodbody on TRG


    In advance of The Restaurant Group’s (TRG) Q1 trading update later this month, Goodbody analyst Paul Ruddy predicts that profit growth is set to return to the menu – and that its Firejacks brand could help achieve it

  • News

    TRG secures second Firejacks site


    The Restaurant Group has identified a second site for its fledgling Firejacks concept, MCA understands.

  • Andy McCue, The Restaurant Group

    McCue: Expect positive lfls in second half


    The Restaurant Group chief executive Andy McCue has predicted that the company will see a retutn to positive like-for-like sales growth in the second half of this year.

  • Frankie and Bennys

    TRG pre-tax profits fell 26.4% in 2017


    The Restaurant Group saw adjusted pre-tax profits fall 26.4% to £56.7m over what it described as a “transitional” year in 2017

  • Deliveroo Editions
    Analysis & Insight

    Delivery presents bitter/sweet pill for operators


    A new wave of delivery is rapidly transforming the dynamics of the restaurant industry, with everyone from fledgling operators to listed hospitality groups entering the fray - whether they want to or not. But has the impact been wholly positive, and is the current model sustainable for operators already battling a series of cost pressures? Finn Scott-Delany reports.

  • Frankie and Bennys

    Ayers steps down as Frankie & Benny’s MD


    Spencer Ayers has stepped down as managing director of Frankie & Benny’s, The Restaurant Group-owned brand

  • News

    Threedom secures two Glasgow sites


    Threedom Leisure, the fledgling pub business founded by three former The Restaurant Group executives, has secured two sites in Glasgow for upcoming openings, MCA has learnt.

  • Andy McCue, The Restaurant Group
    Analysis & Insight

    TRG brand weakness exposed


    In his first year as chief executive of The Restaurant Group, Andy McCue, has made good progress, but are his hands ultimately tied by the weakness of the group’s core brands? Dominic Walsh discusses this dilemma as well as examining the successful takeover of Admiral Taverns and a Deliveroo deal that never was

  • Andy McCue, The Restaurant Group

    TRG: Pub growth and focus on discounts, digital and delivery


    The Restaurant Group chief executive Andy McCue talks to MCA about the first part of a “transformational year” for the group and what the rest of the year is likely to hold.

  • Chiquito

    Analysts corner: Jack and French on TRG H1


    Leading analysts Douglas Jack, of Peel Hunt, and Simon French, of Cenkos, have given thier views on The Restaurant Group’s H1 update this morning. 

  • The Restaurant Group

    TRG H1 lfls down 2.2%


    The Restaurant Group, the Frankie & Benny’s and Chiquito operator, has reported on trading for the 26 weeks to 2 July

  • Frankie and Bennys

    TRG share price dips ahead of H1 results


    Shares in The Restaurant Group fell 2.6% yesterday as analysts warned that tomorrow’s half-year results are likely to reveal little good news.

  • News

    Jack: The transition at TRG is likely to take longer than expected


    Leading analyst Douglas Jack at Peel Hunt has forecast that for Thursday’s H1 results, TRG’s PBT will be down 29% to £26.1m

  • Firejacks

    TRG opens Firejacks


    The Restaurant Group (TRG), the Frankie & Benny’s and Chiquito operator, has launched its new concept, Firejacks.

  • Jason Green

    Green joins Threedom Leisure


    Jason Green, who recently stepped down as managing director of Chiquito, has joined two other former TRG directors at new company Threedom Leisure