The Lowdown National Burger Day

The Lowdown: National Burger Day

By James McAllister

Today (22 August) is National Burger Day, and a number of the UK’s patty professionals are looking to mark the day in their own special ways.

Tom Byng to step down as Byron CEO

Tom Byng to step down as Byron CEO

By Mark Wingett

Tom Byng is to step down as chief executive of Byron, the better burger business he founded in 2007 and has grown to a £80m-­turnover, 69­-strong business.

Bill’s has taken a 20-year lease for a unit on the ground floor and mezzanine level

Bill’s and Byron confirmed for Hammersmith

By Mark Wingett

Bill’s and Byron have both been confirmed as tenants for the 10 Hammersmith Grove development in west London, which is owned by Development Securities Plc and Scottish Widows Investment Partnership Property Trust.

The 34-strong Byron business has a number of new sites in the pipeline

Byron sold for £100m

By Luke Nicholls

Gondola Group has sold its fast-growing burger brand Byron to Hutton Collins in a surprise £100m deal.

Tom Byng, founder of Byron

Business Profile: Byron

By Stefan Chomka

Byron founder Tom Byng enjoys the freedom of a fledgling brand with the backing of a multi-million pound business. He also has a passionate desire to change the way we think about burgers


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