All Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) articles – Page 8

  • Byrons
    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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    GBK launches Order & Collect service


    Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) has partnered with Flypay, to launch an all-digital Order & Collect service via its app across its estate

  • Tortilla Camden
    Analysis & Insight

    ‘Grandad’ of the burger sector


    Paul Campbell has been involved in the creation, development and sale of leisure businesses including trailblazing restaurant chains and health and fitness clubs. Mel Flaherty finds out more about the man who has gone on to establish private investment company Hill Capital Partners

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    GBK unveils “aggressive” opening plan


    Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) the Capricorn Ventures-backed group intends to open a restaurant each month to reach its target of 100 sites focusing outside of London, CEO Alasdair Murdoch told M&C Report

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    GBK to reach 100


    Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK), the Capricorn Ventures-backed group, has announced plans to reach 100 restaurants by 2018 including 30 new sites in the next three years

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    GBK secures Canterbury site


    Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) has confirmed it has a secured a former The Restaurant Group (TRG) site in Canterbury

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    Nando’s Group FY turnover tops £500m


    Nando’s Group saw its turnover pass the £500m in the year to 23 February 2014

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    GBK lines up triple opening


    Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK), the Capricorn Ventures-backed group, will open three new sites over the coming three months and has further strengthened its pipeline for 2015, M&C Report has learnt

  • TGI Friday
    Analysis & Insight

    Forrester set to write a new page


    A handful of private equity players are currently jostling to take control of the UK arm of TGI Friday’s and tap into the expertise of its much respected managing director Karen Forrester, but where does the business go from here? Could we see a new The Restaurant Group about to emerge?

  • News

    Santander and restaurants sign up to card-linked marketing


    Cardlytics, a card-linked marketing platform has signed up more than 100 UK retailers including Gourmet Burger Kitchen and Patisserie Valerie that allows retailers access to customers spending behaviour via the customers’ banks

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    ​GBK starts 15mins lunch menu rollout


    Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) has extended its 15 minutes lunch guarantee scheme to its new site in Aylesbury

  • Five Guys Bluewater
    Analysis & Insight

    Burgers will continue to burgeon


    Predicting that the end is nigh for the UK’s burger-joint appetite is akin to a 30-year-old suggestion that McDonald’s was just a fad – but the key lies in making the marketing sustainable, says Tim Lowthe

  • Analysis & Insight

    The selfie is dead, long live the ‘phoodie’


    The selfie is on the way out, and is being replaced by a new major trend – the phoodie

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    Nando's to open at Intu in Stoke


    Nando’s is the latest operator to sign up to open at the £20m catering and leisure extension at the Intu centre in Stoke-on-Trent

  • Opinion

    The restaurant fashion victims


    A trip down nostalgia lane beckons for Stephen Evans, development director at Gourmet Burger Kitchen, who looks at the restaurants he visited as a child, remembers how much of a treat they were, and questions why they have been usurped by new national brands

  • Burger pic
    Analysis & Insight

    Burger popularity 'has peaked'


    The popularity of burgers has peaked, with 17% fewer burger options on menus that feature the item compared to last year, according to the new Menurama research from Horizons

  • News

    PizzaExpress joins £20m Stoke leisure development


    PizzaExpress has been confirmed for a £20m leisure development in Stoke-on-Trent at a shopping centre on the site of intu Potteries due to open August 2015

  • Brighton pier

    Brighton: buying some cool


    Brighton has gone from a grubby seaside town to gaining an exclusive status that’s almost on a par with London. Jessica Mason looks at what makes this city tick and how to make a business succeed

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    FY pre-tax losses narrow at GBK


    Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK), the Capricorn Ventures-backed group, reported a narrowing of pre-tax losses in the year to 23 February 2014, as it saw turnover increase 24% to £50.5m

  • News

    Deliveroo raises £2.75m to expand business


    Deliveroo, the London-based food delivery platform, has raised £2.75m of new funding to further strengthen its logistics technologies and delivery platform