All Coast to Coast articles – Page 4

  • The Restaurant Group

    TRG chair says company ‘own goals’ led to sales slide


    The Restaurant Group chairman Debbie Hewitt has given a scathing account of how Frankie & Benny’s became a troubled brand for the group.

  • Frankie & Benny's

    TRG H1 lfls down; Frankie & Benny’s review


    The Restaurant Group has reported like-for-like sales down 3.9% for the 27 weeks to 3 July and has reported the first results of its strategic review.

  • TRG CEO Danny Briethaupt

    TRG confirms Breithaupt’s departure; McCue new CEO


    The Restaurant Group (TRG) has this morning confirmed the departure of chief executive Danny Breithaupt, with former Paddy Power chief executive Andy McCue appointed as his replacement

  • News

    Mallon swaps TRG for Goals Soccer


    Derek Mallon, former brand director at The Restaurant Group (TRG), has joined Goals Soccer Centres as an operations consultant

  • News

    ​Las Iguanas & Joe’s Kitchen set for Bournemouth


    Las Iguanas, Joe’s Kitchen and Bella Italia are the latest operators to sign up to Bournemouth’s new £50m leisure complex, BH2

  • News

    TRG appoints Nightingale as new CFO


    TRG has announced the appointment of Barry Nightingale, formerly of airline Monarch, as its new chief financial officer

  • News

    Private equity firms circle TRG


    Shares in The Restaurant Group (TRG) leapt by over 11% yesterday amid speculation that private equity groups were considering bids for the Frankie & Benny’s operator

  • Analysis & Insight

    ​Will Frankie drag down Breithaupt?


    Last year, when Dominic Walsh interviewed The Restaurant Group chief executive Danny Breithaupt, he was bubbling with excitement about the prospects for the group, and particularly Frankie & Benny’s. Now, after three profit warnings in 15 weeks and its flagship brand getting the blame, Walsh reflects on a dramatic reversal of fortunes

  • TRG CEO Danny Briethaupt

    TRG: Four ways to turn Frankie & Bennys around


    The Restaurant Group chief executive, Danny Breithaupt, has detailed some of the changes being made to Frankie & Bennys, including the appointment of a new managing director.

  • Frankie & Benny's exterior
    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.

  • News

    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.

  • News

    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.

  • TRG CEO Danny Briethaupt

    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.

  • News

    Coast to Coast targets 16 more openings by end of 2017


    Angelo Gabrilatsou, managing director of The Restaurant Group’s Coast to Coast brand has said there will be at least 16 new openings by the end of 2017.

  • News

    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

  • TRG CEO Danny Briethaupt

    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)

  • Chiquito food

    TRG lfls up 2%


    The Restaurant Group (TRG) has this morning reported like-for-like sales ahead by 2% in the 45 weeks to 8 November

  • News

    Smurthwaite swaps Ed’s for Richoux


    Peter Smurthwaite has been appointed senior operations manager at Richoux Group.

  • News

    TRG appoints new Coast to Coast MD


    The Restaurant Group (TRG) has appointed Angelo Gabrilatsou as managing director of its fast-growing Coast to Coast brand

  • News

    TRG: Trading, pubs, tipping


    On the back of its half-year update this morning, M&C talks to Danny Breithaupt, chief executive of The Restaurant Group (TRG)