All Five Guys articles – Page 7

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    The path of Khan


    Four and a half years ago, the US better burger brand Five Guys entered the UK market and hasn’t looked back since. Mark Wingett quizzes the company’s first UK employee and now brand development director Marcel Khan about the concept’s journey and what comes next.

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    Analysis & Insight

    Bah headwinds


    After a year of changes at the top and problems on the bottom line, it is easy to forget that there are operators who continue to fire on all cylinders. James Wallin looks at the companies for whom 2017 wasn’t an annus horribilis and what they are getting right, as well as discussing why we should all make a New Year’s resolution to ban the phrase ‘headwinds’.

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    Burgers win out in Deliveroo most ordered


    Deliveroo has revealed its most popular dishes around the world popular from the past 12 months.

  • News

    Viner swaps Waitrose for Burger King UK


    Matthew Viner has become the latest appointment to the new operations team at the Bridgepoint-backed Burger King UK

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    Analysis & Insight

    Burger market set to grow 5.9% per year


    The UK branded burger market is set to grow at a rate of c5.9% a year to reach a value of £4bn by 2020, outperforming the wider restaurant market, the latest MCA analysis has shown.

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    Burger King UK appoints director of operations


    Carl Traill, formerly of Punch, has become the latest appointment to the new operations team at Burger King UK

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    Five Guys UK plans smaller format


    Five Guys UK plans to open two sites under a smaller format after securing sites in Richmond and Chelsea

  • News

    Johnson backs Interiors UK


    Serial sector backer Luke Johnson has invested in commercial interior shop fitting company, Interiors UK, MCA understands.

  • News

    Burger King UK strengthens management team


    Burger King UK has made three appointments to its management team, including a chief financial officer and chief operating officer

  • News

    Bel-Air ceases trading


    Bel-Air, the LA-inspired restaurant concept, has closed its three sites after failing to secure funding to continue trading.

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    Analysis & Insight

    A whopper of an opportunity?


    Mark Wingett takes a closer look at Bridgepoint’s decision to invest in resurrecting Burger King UK; what the changes at the top of Caffe Nero mean; and how this week’s expected IPO by City Pub Company has history on its side.

  • News

    Zizzi, Wagamama, Byron set for Plymouth


    Zizzi, Wagamama, Byron and Five Guys are set for a £53m British Land leisure scheme in Plymouth.

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    Dunstone associates join CHIK’N board


    Sir Charles Dunstone’s business partner and chief financial officer of his investment vehicle have both joined the board of CHIK’N

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    Five Guys sets out European expansion plans


    Five Guys plans to open up to 30 new sites across Continental Europe next year, whilst also looking to add 15 to 20 sites in the UK

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    Murdoch to step down as GBK CEO


    Alasdair Murdoch is to step down as the chief executive of Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) at the end of this year

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    Five Guys to open in Richmond


    Five Guys, the better burger brand, has secured a further site in the capital, after taking a unit in Richmond

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    Facebook launches food ordering service


    Facebook has launched a food ordering take-away and delivery servcie in the US through its app or website.

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    Five Guys to open at Westfield Stratford


    Five Guys has secured a further flagship site in the capital, after taking the Ping Pong restaurant in Westfield Stratford.

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    Analysis & Insight

    Contemporary fast food continues to outperform


    The contemporary fast food segment is set to grow by 13.8% in 2017 to reach a value of £1.3bn, according to the latest research from MCA.

  • News

    Five Guys appoints new international CEO


    Five Guys has appointed Paul Reynish, formerly of Dunkin’ Brands and Subway, as its new international chief executive