All La Tasca articles – Page 7

  • Weekend Press

    Weekend press round-up 2-4 May


    Weekend press round-up 2-4 May Restaurants Las Iguanas circled by private equity firms Las Iguanas, the Latin American dining chain, is being circled by private equity firms in the latest sign of growing investor appetite for restaurant deals. Bowmark Capital, the group’s owner, is ...

  • News

    La Tasca relaunches Covent Garden flagship site


    La Tasca has reopened the doors to its Covent Garden site after a revamp to its design and food and drinks menus

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    La Tasca raises £1,000 for Team Margot Charity


    A fundraising event for the Team Margot charity held earlier this week to celebrate the launch of the new La Tasca restaurant in the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham, raised £1,000

  • News

    Horler steps down as La Sala chair


    La Sala has announced that James Horler, the former chief executive of La Tasca, has decided to step down as its non-executive chairman

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    ​Operators on Q1 trading


    Operators including Azzurri Group, Bill’s, Cote, New World Trading Company, Pho and Leon give their views on how trading has gone over the first three months of the year

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    Wilkinson: La Tasca “completely revolutionised”


    La Tasca chief executive Simon Wilkinson has said that the company has been “completely revolutionised”

  • News

    Development Chef Awards winners revealed


    Pub and restaurant companies have been praised for the quality of their food offers, as the Development Chef Awards returned for a second year.

  • News

    La Tasca to hold Team Margot fundraiser


    The new La Tasca at the Barclaycard Arena (previously the NIA Birmingham) will be holding a fund raising event for Team Margot on 16 April.

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    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

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    La Tasca generates interest


    La Tasca, which appointed advisers to review its investment options at the start of this month, is thought to have already generated interest from a number of parties

  • 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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    La Tasca reviews its options


    La Tasca has appointed advisors to review its investment options as it seeks to accelerate its growth plans

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    La Tasca to ramp up coffee offer


    La Tasca is to ramp up its coffee offer after announcing a new partnership introducing Lavazza’s professional Capsule espresso systems throughout its estate

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    Analysis & Insight

    Feeding a casual-dining demand


    A year of rapid change in the casual-dining sector in 2014 is likely to be followed by even more activity in the year ahead, as group transactions continue unabated and consolidations fuel a pent-up demand. Cenkos Securities’ Simon French reports

  • Diary

    Diary: PizzaExpress, La Tasca, BII, Columbo Group


    In this week’s Diary we report on a worrying decline in customer satisfaction, La Tasca taking further digital steps, Neil Morrissey prepares another pub venture and fashion tips with the BII

  • News

    Festive like-for-like sales up across the sector


    Operators have told M&C Report that Christmas and New Year trading was strong for 2014 while early figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker showed collective like-for-like sales up 3.3% on last year.

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    Analysis & Insight

    Operators' view: The year ahead


    M&C Report hears from a number of leading operators, including Simon Townsend, Tim Bacon, Ian Payne and Robin Rowland, about what they believe will be the main challenges and opportunities facing their businesses and the industry as a whole in 2015

  • Wildwood

    Wildwood to double up in Plymouth


    Wildwood, the Tasty-owned restaurant brand, is to open two sites in Plymouth, after securing the former La Tasca site in the city centre

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    La Tasca records busiest ever sales day


    La Tasca chief executive Simon Wilkinson has told M&C Report the company enjoyed the busiest sales day in its 21-year history this weekend.

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    Turnaround at La Tasca continues


    La Tasca has reported its 19 consecutive month of like-for-like sales growth as the turnaround of the business, which underwent a Company Voluntary Arrangement in 2012, continues