Whitbread has announced a 39.1% decline in pre-tax profits across the year ending 30 April 2019 as the firm continues to focus on its Premier Inn brand following the sale of Costa Coffee to the Coca Cola Compan ... Read more
The chief executive of Whitbread Alison Brittain and chef-restaurateur Thomasina Miers headed the contingent of hospitality industry personalities to be featured in the New Year’s Honour List 2019.
When The Caterer unveiled its Top 100 most powerful people in hospitality in April, eyebrows were raised at the lack of women in top jobs in hospitality. Lisa Jenkins looks at the top 10 women in the list and a ... Read more
Whitbread chief executive Alison Brittain is expected to set out her position regarding the dividing of the company’s hotel and coffee shop arms when its annual results are released on Wednesday.
Alison Brittain was new to the hospitality industry when she took over as chief executive of Whitbread from Andy Harrison just two years ago, and she secures her place on the Top 100 list thanks to the scale of ... Read more