All Costa articles – Page 10

  • News

    Costa pledges to recycle 500 million cups by 2020


    Costa has pledged to recycle as many disposable cups as it sells by 2020 in a bid to reduce landfill waste.

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    Analysts corner: Goodbody on Whitbread


    Goodbody analyst, Gavin Kelleher, has given his view on Whitbread ahead of its preliminary results next week, saying while he retains a cautious outlook on the company, the renewed speculation that a spin-off of Costa is likely is a support to valuation.

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    Abokado appoints FD and head of marketing


    Health eating chain, Abokado, has promoted Richard Chee to the role of finance director.

  • Analysis & Insight

    Gender pay gap reporting: A sector overview


    Gender pay gap reporting has been dominating the headlines this week. With the deadline now passed, what were the numbers reported by some of the biggest players in the eating and drinking out market? MCA takes a look

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    Costa trials lunchtime meal deal


    Costa Coffee is trialling its first ever meal deal at over 1,500 UK stores as it seeks to grab a slice of the lunchtime market

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    PizzaExpress appoints F&B director


    PizzaExpress has appointed Jane Treasure, formerly of Whitbread and McDonald’s UK, as its new Food & Beverage director

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    Kaspa's aiming to reach 80 this year


    Kaspa’s, the c50-strong desert parlour franchise, is aiming to reach 80 sites this year, with six openings lined up for April, MCA has learnt.

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    Boyers steps down from Boparan


    Brett Boyers has stepped down as franchise director at Boparan Restaurant Group

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    Adil strenghtens Taco Bell pipeline


    The Adil Group, the multi-site franchise operator, have lined up a number of new sites for Taco Bell, KFC, Costa Coffee and Burger King openings, MCA understands.

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    Macellaio RC founder teams up with Ranieri


    Macellaio RC founder Roberto Costa has teamed up with Italian chef Simona Ranieri for a new gluten, sugar and dairy free restaurant concept, MCA has learnt.

  • News

    Measuring the Attenborough effect


    With delivery companies announcing major plastic packaging reduction initiatives, the Sustainable Restaurant Association’s Andrew Stephen examines the Attenborough effect – and what more the industry can do to address the pressing issue

  • News

    Boparan appoints international development director


    Boparan Restaurant Group has appointed a new international development director, as it eyes overseas expansion

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    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

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    Whitbread acquires 19-strong German hotel portfolio


    Whitbread has announced the acquisition of a 19-strong hotel portfolio in Germany, from Foremost Hospitality Group GmbH, for an undisclosed sum.

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    Something to chew on


    EAT has become the latest sector operator to come under the restructuring spotlight, and although the business may have to lose a significant number of sites, there are signs of some positivity, writes Mark Wingett

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    Analysts Corner: Whitbread


    Analysts at Goodbody have updated their forecasts for Whitbread, following its Q3 trading statement.

  • News

    Wrap it Up makes management appointments


    Wrap it up, the quick service concept, has made a series of appointments to its management team as it seek to recover from tough trading in 2017, and exploit the growing trend towards food to go.

  • News

    Costa in landmark Corrie deal


    Costa Coffee and Co-op supermarket and will open branches on Coronation Street as part of an unprecedented new product placement deal.

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    Adil Group updates pipeline


    The Adil Group, the multi-site franchise operator, has updated its development pipeline for 2018-19 in England and Scotland.

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    National scheme launched to cut plastic bottle usage


    A national drinking water scheme has been launched in a bid to cut plastic bottle usage by tens of millions each year.