All Five Guys articles – Page 8

  • Opinion

    Have legs, will travel: UK casual dining goes global


    Jon Midmer of global executive search firm JMA reflects on the changing culture of the UK’s casual-dining scene, an inward flow of leading personnel from other countries and a growing contingent of Brits heading to top jobs abroad

  • News

    CHIK’N appoints CEO


    CHIK’N has underlined its growth ambitions by appointing a chief executive and a director of people & culture

  • Handmade Burger Co

    Essex-based newco put forward as Handmade Burger Co buyer


    A newly-formed company has emerged as the possible buyer of the majority of the former Handmade Burger Co estate

  • News

    Five Guys FY UK sales up 36%


    Five Guys saw UK revenue grow by 36% in the year to 25 December 2016, to £86.2m with EBITDA growing 23% to £11.8m.

  • News

    Five Guys & Deliveroo offer £5,000 cash prize


    Five Guys and Deliveroo have launched a new prize giveaway to celebrating delivery being made available across over 50 of the burger chain’s site in the UK

  • Five Guys kitchen

    Five Guys further strengthens pipeline


    Five Guys, the US better burger brand, has further strengthened its openings pipeline for this year, by securing a handful of further sites, including a former Ed’s Easy Diner site in London.

  • Opinion

    Inside Track: Bun fight


    Too many burger chains? Too many food and drink outlets? Too many bad location decisions? Or just too many headwinds to cope with? You could probably make an argument for one, two or all of the aforementioned reasons for the sad demise of Handmade Burger Co. What is for sure is that it will have sent a further shiver down the collective spine of a sector already facing up to 12-18 months of fighting in the trenches ahead of it. Mark Wingett reports

  • Analysis & Insight

    Inside Track: Time to look north?


    Could the north east be Britain’s best-kept secret for restaurant and pub operators? Most of the attention for new restaurant and pub openings tends to fall on London and the south east – but it is in the top right corner of England where the fastest pace of openings is to be found at the moment. CGA Peach vice president Peter Martin discusses.

  • News

    Five Guys lines up Germany debut


    Five Guys, the US better burger brand, is set to make its debut in Germany this autumn, in Frankfurt

  • Byron Canary Wharf
    Analysis & Insight

    Coping mechanism


    With Simon Cope installed as Byron’s new managing director, does the appointment and continued search for a chief executive throw up more questions than it answers?

  • Wingstop

    Wingstop to launch in UK with plans for 100 sites


    US chicken concept Wingstop is to launch in the UK this year ahead of a planned 100-strong rollout.

  • News

    Five Guys & Loungers sign for Manchester development


    Loungers and Five Guys have signed for units at the University Green development in Manchester

  • Opinion

    Pecking order: Can CHIK'N become the next Nando's?


    “We want to be the next Nando’s” is a refrain that is probably been heard more than we care too mention at MCA. Many concepts incorporating many styles and cuisines have stated that as their goal, but with the burger and pizza categories well served in potential contenders, is it ...

  • News

    Five Guys confirmed for Piccadilly Circus


    Five Guys UK has confirmed it will open a further flagship site in central London, in Piccadilly Circus

  • Analysis & Insight

    Five Guys the most popular fast food chain


    Five Guys  has been ranked the UK’s most popular fast food chain for the second year running

  • News

    Balding joins Deliveroo to aid Editions expansion


    Marc Balding has joined Deliveroo as a property consultant to help oversee the expansion of its kitchen-only Editions format

  • News

    Five Guys eyes further European expansion


    Five Guys UK is in talks with its US parent company to expand in Europe beyond the five countries it currently operates in, according to reports.

  • News

    Five Guys UK moves to £8 minimum wage


    Five Guys UK, the better burger chain, has moved to an £8 minimum wage for all of its crew members

  • News

    Pembroke takes stake in Bel Air


    Pembroke, the venture capital trust, has taken a stake in Bel Air, the fledgling LA-inspired healthy eating concept

  • News

    Five Guys set for Clapham High St


    Five Guys is to further strengthen its presence in London, after securing a site in Clapham High Street