All Ed’s Easy Diner articles – Page 8

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    Ed’s FY EBITDA at £5.9m


    Ed’s Easy Diner  has reported diner EBITDA of £5.9m in the year to 30 September 2014, up from £2m the previous year

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    No easing off for this Guy


    Andrew Guy has been in the business for more than 30 years and knows it inside out. Mark Wingett finds out what it takes to succeed in a sector that is becoming tougher in which to make your mark.

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    Andrew Guy joins Bulldog board


    Ed’s Easy Diner chief executive Andrew Guy has been appointed non-executive chairman of coaching inns operator Bulldog Hotel Group.

  • TRG CEO Danny Briethaupt

    Future's Breit for TRG chief


    When Danny Breithaupt was appointed chief executive of The Restaurant Group last year, he set out his vision to double the size of the company and find the right strategy for each of the company’s brands. Dominic Walsh talks to him about the potential to roll out new concepts, the public perception of TRG and how he handles competition from young upstarts such as Five Guys.

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    Ed’s commences succession plan


    Ed’s Easy Diner has appointed head hunters to commence the search for a possible successor to current chief executive Andrew Guy

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    Ed’s closes in on Manchester opening


    Ed’s Easy Diner, the Andrew Guy-led chain, is closing in on opening its first site in Manchester

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    Ed’s launches coffee refill drone


    Ed’s Easy Diner is introducing its airborne barista, The Flying Refill – a drone dishing out fresh refills of coffee

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    The bigger tracker picture


    As with previous years’ lists, the 2015 AlixPartners Profit Tracker has thrown up some interesting nuances, showing continued, concerted growth for the more established brands and a further strong showing from traditional brewers and pub operators

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    BrewDog tops 2015 AlixPartners Profit Tracker


    Scottish brewer and pub operator BrewDog came out on top in this year’s AlixPartners Profit Tracker in association with leading industry title M&C Report.

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    New elite emerging


    An elite group has emerged in the AlixPartners Profit Tracker index. The annual list of the 50 fastest-growing companies in the eating and drinking-out market reveals a top four comprising the same companies as 2014: BrewDog, Bill’s Restaurants, Ed’s Easy Diner and Hawksmoor

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    Analysis & Insight

    Ed's gains Coeliac UK accreditation for GF menu


    Ed’s Easy Diner, the Andrew Guy-led American diner chain, has become the first restaurant to be accredited by Coeliac UK with an 85% gluten-free menu

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    Ed’s confirms double opening


    Ed’s Easy Diner, the Andrew Guy-led restaurant group, has confirmed a double opening at Scottish shopping centres this week in Inverness and Blackburn – doubling its Scottish estate

  • Tim Bacon

    Bacon named Retailers’ Retailer 2015


    Tim Bacon has been singled out by his peers as the stand-out individual in the eating-out and drinking-out market

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    Vachhani takes Big Easy FD role


    Mayuri Vachhani, formerly of Ed’s Easy Diner, has joined Corrett Restaurants, operator of the Big Easy brand, as its new finance director

  • Casual Dining Group

    Tragus enters new era as Casual Dining Group


    Tragus is set to enter a new era under the name the Casual Dining Group (CDG), which will see it open 70 restaurants over the next few years

  • News

    Rhode Island Coffee up to seven


    Rhode Island Coffee, the Manchester-based coffee shop group, has secured its seventh site in Blackburn, Lancashire

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    Analysis & Insight

    Byron and Browns named most satisfying brands


    Byron and Browns have been named the most satisfying eating-out brands and Five Guys the best quality in CGA Peach’s BrandTrack survey.

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    Analysis & Insight

    Fear factor in market revival


    Although a return to activity is something to be championed, Dominic Walsh is taking the positivity with a pinch of salt after spotting a few signs that not everything in the garden is rosy.

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    Ed’s in Middle East talks


    Ed’s Easy Diner, the Andrew Guy-led chain, is in advanced talks to launch in the Middle East

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    Ed’s strengthens property team


    Ed’s Easy Diner, the Andrew Guy-led chain, has strengthened its property team with the appointment of former Little Chef property director Chris Cotton as its new property and development manager, M&C Report understands.