Pizza

Core principles: Richard and Nikki Cooper are enjoying the fruits of their labour

Business Profile: The Stable

By Joe Lutrario

A Dorset-born British pizza and cider brand has its sights on the capital – and to fill the gap left by Union Jacks’ departure. Founder Nikki Cooper spills the tomato sauce.

Pizza Hut chief executive Jens Hofma, who has been with the company since 2009. Photos: Mat Quake

Business Profile: Pizza Hut

By Joe Lutrario

One of the UK's biggest restaurant brands may have had a tricky few years, but a huge investment will increase Pizza Hut's chances in the ultra-competitive pizza space.

Pizza Hut's new design features different lighting schemes and bolder external facades

Pizza Hut reveals multi-million pound restaurant makeover

By Luke Nicholls

Pizza Hut, the Rutland Partners-backed family restaurant chain, has today announced the start of a £60m refurbishment and restructuring programme which will see over 80 of its UK sites revamped with a new, ‘interactive’ design and a more Americanised...

Over 500 guests attended the launch party of Rossopomodoro Wandsworth last night (11 April)

Rossopomodoro hits Wandsworth, eyes 30 London restaurants

By Luke Nicholls

Rossopomodoro, the Italian restaurant chain which stakes claim to spearheading the arrival of authentic Neapolitan pizza and pasta to the UK, has revealed ambitious plans to expand to up to 30 sites in London over the next five years.

The Giropizza competition saw over 70 European competitors creating an array of modishly-topped pizzas

Video: A pizza the action... how hard can it be?

By Luke Nicholls

With Restaurant magazine recently reporting on the capital’s booming pizza market, BigHospitality headed down to the final of Giropizza – the largest pizza competition in Europe – to get some key pieces of advice for UK operators looking to tap in on...