March 2019

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    Consumer Dashboard

    Consumer Dashboard - March 2019

    2019-04-09T09:05:00Z

    The start of spring sees positive signals from the Eating Out market as breakfast continues to bloom. Visit frequency was up at breakfast, dinner and snacking while lunch frequency remained stable. The average spend per visit increased at all meal-times, with growth well above menu price inflation at breakfast and dinner. Breakfast is the fastest growing day-part and the largest beneficiaries of this are coffee shops/cafés, offering busy customers a quick, convenient and often on-the-go option alongside their morning caffeine boost.

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    MCA Eating Out Panel (Consumer Insights) Subscription

    2019-04-05T09:38:00Z

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    2019-04-05T09:06:00Z

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    2019-04-04T09:58:00Z

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    'Peak prosecco' as sparkling wine sales dip

    2019-04-01T06:09:00Z

    Sparkling wine sales in the UK have fallen by 3 million bottles in the last year as the UK market passes ‘peak prosecco’, research from UHY Hacker Young reveals.

  • Loungers
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    Loungers announces intention to float

    2019-04-01T06:00:00Z

    Loungers, the Lion Capital-backed café bar group, has officially announced its intention to float on the AIM market. The 146-strong Lounge and Cosy Club operator is eyeing admission by the end of this month, when it is likely to be valued at more than £250m. In its intention ...

  • Magic Rock
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    Fourpure owner Lion acquires Magic Rock

    2019-04-01T05:45:00Z

    Australian-headquartered food and beverage company Lion has acquired 100% of UK craft brewer Magic Rock Brewing Company.

  • Byron
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    Wilkinson appointed Byron CEO

    2019-03-29T10:02:00Z

    Byron, the better burger brand, has appointed Simon Wilkinson as its new chief executive.

  • Papa John's
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    Papa John’s appoints global chief marketing officer

    2019-03-29T08:32:00Z

    Papa John’s International has appointed Karlin Linhardt as its global chief marketing officer.

  • Grant Paul-Florence
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    BGF appoints new head of London investment team

    2019-03-29T08:32:00Z

    BGF has appointed Grant Paul-Florence to head up its 18-strong London investment team.