All MCA Insight articles in December 2015 – Page 13

  • News

    Doubts cast on future of Suchef

    2015-12-04T16:14:20.073Z

    Doubts have been cast on the future of Suchef, the healthy fast food concept from the Aroma Food Group (UK), after the company sold its site near St Paul’s to a new fast casual concept, Vita Mojo. Suchef, which launched last year and has four further sites in the capital ...

  • News

    North Bar opens brewery

    2015-12-04T16:14:15.690Z

    Leeds-based North Bar and the team behind the Belgrave Music Hall and Headrow Househave opened a 15-barrel brewery with a 200-person capacity tap room.

  • Opinion

    For the love of a tenanted estate

    2015-12-04T16:14:06.207Z

    Wickwar Wessex is 25-years-old, and in celebration has undergone a complete rebranding as it seeks to kick start a growth strategy for both its brewery and managed pub estate. But, perhaps somewhat surprisingly, that new direction also includes establishing a tenanted arm. Ruth Williams reports

  • Q3 Food to go Tracker
    Analysis & Insight

    Millenials increasingly important to food to go market

    2015-12-04T16:14:00Z

    Food to go is becoming increasingly popular among younger consumers according to the latest research from M&C Allegra Foodservice.

  • News

    Whitbread appoints new non-exec

    2015-12-04T16:14:00Z

    Whitbread, the owner of Costa, has announced the appointment of Chris Kennedy as a non-executive director

  • News

    Analyst corner: Collyer on Marston’s

    2015-12-04T16:14:00Z

    Leading analyst Geof Collyer at Deutsche Bank has said that following last week’s full-year update from Marston’s, he expects a relatively modest impact from the National Living Wage

  • News

    Itsu to make North West debut

    2015-12-04T16:13:55.530Z

    Itsu, the Julian Metcalfe-founded, Asian-inspired brand, is to make its debut in the North West in Manchester’s Spinningfields

  • Analysis & Insight

    Six key drinks trends for 2016

    2015-12-04T16:13:43.567Z

    Older consumers will drive premiumisation in spirits in 2016 and provenance will be key to the craft beer explosion beyond London, according to predictions from Bibendum PLB.

  • Analysis & Insight

    Inside Track: Get your just desserts

    2015-12-04T16:13:00Z

    The traditional sweet treat at the end of a meal can be a huge factor in boosting profits. Darren Tristano explains how consumers in the US view desserts and how far they are likely to go to enjoy them

  • Sandra and Alex Hazzard
    News

    Way Out West Pub Co eyeing multiple concept rollouts

    2015-12-04T16:13:00Z

    Burning Nights co-founder Alex Hazzard has said he is eyeing multiple concepts as he seeks to a rollout for his new business Way Out West Pub Co.

  • News

    Stonegate to re-open JDW site after £400k spend

    2015-12-04T16:13:00Z

    Stonegate Pub Company will re-open The Swan in Haslemere, which it recently acquired from JD Wetherspoon, next week after a £400k investment

  • Parliament
    News

    Fines for pubs code breaches up to 1% of turnover

    2015-12-04T16:13:00Z

    The Government has suggested setting the maximum penalty for a breach of the pubs code at 1% of the total UK turnover of the pubco.

  • News

    Second part of pubs code consultation launched

    2015-12-04T08:48:00Z

    The Government has released the second part of its consultation into the pubs code, which concentrates on fees, enforcement and other areas of the code.

  • News

    Potts steps up to MD at The Alchemist

    2015-12-04T08:36:00.827Z

    Simon Potts has stepped up to managing director of The Alchemist, as it lines up its fourth site in Manchester

  • Opinion

    L.A. Prep offers fair share to all

    2015-12-04T08:35:37.413Z

    Bringing together the very best growing and artisanal food producers under one roof has proved revolutionary. Kerstin Kühn finds out how L.A. Prep has made this possible and profitable

  • News

    MacDonald swaps TLG for G1

    2015-12-04T08:35:33.050Z

    Lyn MacDonald, who stepped down as group marketing and PR director at TLG earlier this summer, has joined the G1 Group

  • News

    Jebson swaps GK for Matthew Clark

    2015-12-04T08:35:28.410Z

    Steve Jebson, who stepped down as group commercial director of Greene King earlier this year, has joined sector wholesaler Matthew Clark

  • News

    NWTC lines up Knutsford opening

    2015-12-04T08:35:22.050Z

    New World Trading Company has further strengthened its openings pipeline, after securing a further site in Cheshire

  • News

    Coaching Inn Group ramps up growth after new appointment

    2015-12-04T08:35:18.340Z

    The Coaching Inn Group is to rapidly accelerate its growth after the appointment of Jill Matthews, formerly of SA Brain, as its head of operations.

  • News

    Chilango sets out growth plans

    2015-12-04T08:35:12.687Z

    Chilango plans to use its new investment to kick start its strategy to open 50 sites across 20 UK cities by 2021