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Greggs using menu innovation to recover from cold snap that grounded stores

Greggs using menu innovation to recover from cold snap that grounded stores

Greggs is planning on kitchen innovation driving further growth in its business after revealing it is seeing rising demand for both hot food and healthier menu choices. The company said its hot food offer remains a growing area for the business, providing food-on-the-go options for all times of the day. At the same time, it

Greggs opening three stores for every one it shuts as huge development programme gathers pace

Greggs confirmed this morning that it is typically opening three shops for every one that it closes as it lifted the lid on one of the most dynamic store estate development programmes in the market. In the year-to-date, the bakery chain has opened 98 new shops, including 37 franchised units predominantly in transport locations. At

Top chains sign up to Lunch! as it prepares to make ExCel debut

A collection of the UK’s biggest food-to-go specialists are among those set to visit London’s Lunch! show later this month. Tesco, Sainsbury’s, M&S Food, Pret A Manger, Greggs, Costa Coffee, Caffe Nero, Co-op, WH Smith, Waitrose, Starbucks, EAT., LEON, McDonald’s, and Compass Group will all be sending representatives as the show celebrates its tenth anniversary. Lunch!, which

BREAKING NEWS: Greggs scales down refurb projects for next two years

Greggs revealed today that it is entering a period where a lower number of shop refurbishments are due, but said it would return to the “more recent run-rate” of 200-plus shop refits a year from 2020. Boss Roger Whiteside said the slowdown was in line with its “normal” shop refurbishment cycle and reflected the level