Whitbread

Whitbread has reported positive growth, and said it is on-track to hit its 2016 and 2018 milestones

​Whitbread FY lfls up 4.2%

By John Harrington

Whitbread has reported a 4.2% rise in like-for-like sales in the year to 27 February, with growth accelerating in the second half.

Whitbread has said it is increasing its expansion targets for its hotel brand Premier Inn

Whitbread raises its Premier Inn expansion targets

By Luke Nicholls

The UK’s largest hotel and restaurants company Whitbread has outlined ambitious expansion plans and growth milestones for 2018 after delivering double-digit growth in sales, profit and dividend for the financial year to 28 February.

The products containing horsemeat were reportedly sold in Whitbread's Premier Inn, Brewers Fayre, Beefeater Grill and Table Table outlets

Horsemeat scandal: Whitbread makes ‘shocking’ discovery

By Luke Nicholls

The UK’s largest hotel and restaurant operator, Whitbread, has found horsemeat in its lasagne and beef burger products that were reportedly sold in Premier Inn, Brewers Fayre, Beefeater Grill and Table Table outlets.

Whitbread has removed all silvercrest products from its Premier Inn restaurant menus

Whitbread changes suppliers over horsemeat concerns

By Luke Nicholls

The UK’s largest hotel and restaurant operator, Whitbread, has been forced to remove thousands of burgers from some of its menus after a supplier embroiled in the horsemeat scandal couldn't guarantee its quality.

Whitbread's Food & Beverage Skills Academies provide staff training in areas such as food product information, cooking and knife skills

Behind the scenes at Whitbread’s Food & Beverage Skills Academy

By Luke Nicholls

In an industry where staff training is paramount, the UK’s largest hotel and restaurant operator Whitbread is leading the pack, having set up a number of Food and Beverage Skills Academies across the UK in a bid to improve the abilities and brand awareness...