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UK’s largest pub chain boosts food strategy with UCB training deal

Britain’s largest pub outfit Ei Group has struck a partnership with the University College Birmingham (UCB), which will see it utilise their food and hospitality knowledge and state-of-the-art facilities. The company recently kicked off the alliance by hosting an inaugural food strategy immersion day for regional managers and divisional directors. Held at the UCB campus,

Ei Group’s head of food Paul Farr says latest kit offers pubs a route to abandon ‘undesirable’ frozen pizza

Ei Group’s head of food, Paul Farr, believes the chain’s recent investment in a new pizza concept for its sites reflects a growing need for the pub industry in general to move away from fully-prepared frozen pizza and embrace equipment such as stone base deck ovens that are driving current trends. As revealed by FEJ

UK’s biggest pub group creates pizza package complete with ovens and kitchen templates

Ei Group, the largest pub company in the UK, is rolling out an initiative to help its sites get a slice of the pizza market, which includes the provision of ovens and individual kitchen plans.   The chain’s ‘Barrel Top’ concept is aimed at giving publicans across its 4,500 estate an opportunity to make sales

Enterprise Inns reveals new name to reflect changing pub portfolio

Enterprise Inns revealed this morning that it will change its name to Ei Group plc with immediate effect. The pub group said the move “reflects the transformation of its business” following its growth in the market. It originally began as a single, predominantly leased and tenanted operation but has developed into a portfolio of businesses