All MCA Insight articles in June 2013 – Page 10

  • News

    Aqua MK to be template for further expansion


    Aqua Italia, the premium Italian restaurant chain, is to use its latest opening in Milton Keynes as a test bed for further expansion

  • News

    Ed’s builds pipeline


    Ed’s Easy Diner is continuing to strengthen its pipeline of openings for this year, with a further three sites close to being secured for its core brand

  • News

    Brunning & Price launches app


    Brunning & Price (B&P) has launched an iPhone app.

  • News

    Intu plans £17m catering development at Eldon Square


    Intu has submitted a planning application to refurbish and redevelop two of the malls within its Eldon Square shopping centre in Newcastle.

  • News

    Las Iguanas recognised for excellence


    Las Iguanas has seen 17 of its 29 sites pick up a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award

  • News

    Whibread Q1 LFLs up 3.1%, restaurants flat


    Whitbread has reported a 3.1% rise in Q1 like-for-like sales, with Costa again leading the growth with like-for-likes up 8% but with flat like-for-likes in its restaurants division

  • News

    Jack: GK cut from Add to Hold


    A leading analyst has cut his stance on Greene King to Hold in the run up to the pub operator’s full year results next week

  • News

    Richards to step down from Novus


    Steve Richards is to step down as chief executive of Novus Leisure this summer after eight years with the premium late-night bar and restaurant operator

  • News

    Cable: Government to probe code impact


    Vince Cable has revealed that the Government will carry out independent research to analyse the impact of its statutory code proposals on the pub industry

  • News

    Heineken labels Gov’t proposals ‘misguided’


    Heineken has labelled many of the Government’s proposals to reform the pub sector as “misguided” and called on it to work with the company on a more ambitious agenda for growth in the sector

  • News

    St Austell secures Browns deal for Korev


    St Austell Brewery’s Cornish lager, Korev, will be available in Browns restaurants across the UK from this month as part of an exclusive deal

  • News

    Benugo eyes further growth


    Restaurant and deli operator Benugo has set its sights on opening up to 15 new sites under its café format over the next three years

  • News

    Prezzo secures Bromley site


    Prezzo secures a new site at Bromley South Central in Kent, the new mixed-use scheme that is due to be completed in autumn 2014

  • Analysis & Insight

    Bramwell breaks out


    He may be back in charge of a sizeable pub estate, but Roger Moxham is finding some aspects of life at helm of Bramwell Pub Company a little different to his time at Mitchells & Butlers (M&B).

  • Weekend Press

    Weekend press round-up 15-16 June


    Financial results and company news Drinks wizard Walsh to chair caterer Compass Paul Walsh, the mastermind behind the success of Diageo, the drinks giant, is to become chairman of Compass as the extraordinary reshuffle of the FTSE 100’s leadership gathers pace. Walsh, 58, has been lined up ...

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    Intertain eyes £5m sale and leaseback


    Intertain has placed two of Walkabout sites on the market as part of a sale and leaseback opportunity, which values the two investments at £5m in total

  • News

    Robinsons PBT grows 86%


    Cheshire brewer and pub operator Frederick Robinson has given more details of its reorganisation plan as it reported an 86.1% rise in pre-tax profits to £3.4m in 2012

  • Vince Cable

    Cable: 6,000 responses submitted to pubco consultation


    Business Secretary Vince Cable described the response rate for the consultation on a statutory pubco code and code adjudicator as “remarkable”

  • News

    Hawksmoor 'attracts private equity interest'


    Hawksmoor, the four-strong steakhouse concepts led by Will Beckett and Huw Gott, is reportedly attracting bids from private equity companies as it looks to expand. Graphite Capital has been linked with plans to make an offer for the business, according to private equity magazine Real Deals. The magazine quotes ...

  • News

    Bramwell: no number in mind for Wild Lime


    Roger Moxham, chief executive of Bramwell Pub Company, has stressed that the company has not target numbers in mind for its new Wild Lime concept