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Come dine with me: The first All Bar One at Birmingham Airport opens airside today (9 April)

All Bar One lands at Birmingham Airport

By Luke Nicholls

Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) is tapping into the business potential offered by high-footfall transport hubs, with two debut All Bar One sites soon to open in Birmingham Airport.

London’s King's Cross Station has seen retail sales increased by 26 per cent

Restaurants and pubs outperform retail at train stations

By Luke Nicholls

As the intense competition for prime, city-centre sites continues to spread into transport hubs across the UK, new figures released today reveal that restaurants, pubs and bars in Network Rail-owned train stations are now outperforming retail units. 

Simon Emeny addressing attendees of the Arena Christmas lunch yesterday where he said transport hubs were giving the company new opportunities for expansion

Transport hubs providing new opportunities for pub company Fuller’s

By Emma Eversham

Transport hubs such as railway stations, airports and underground stations are providing new opportunities for pub company Fuller’s, according to chief executive Simon Emeny, who also believes the smoking ban ‘was one of the best things to happen to pubs’.

Retail sales rose for the 10th consecutive quarter at Network Rail's 17 UK railway stations according to the latest figures

Food and drink sales at railway stations continue to rise

By Emma Eversham

Food and drink sales at railway stations are continuing to rise faster than those on the high street according to the latest figures from Network Rail, who says that the areas now provide operators with some of the most lucrative trading environments...

Healthy fast-food restaurant chain Leon are among the food and drink operators on track to launch sites in the new King's Cross concourse when it opens in March

King's Cross concourse restaurant and bars revealed

By Peter Ruddick

Giraffe, Yalla Yalla, Benito's Hat and the pub operator Fuller's have been revealed as some of the food and drink businesses that are on track to take up residence at the new King's Cross concourse when the 27,000sq.ft retail, restaurant...