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Stonegate plots way to reduce turnover of kitchen staff

Stonegate Pub Company is hoping to turn its top chefs into inspired leaders and improve staff retention in the process after rolling out a dedicated training programme across its operations. The new Level Four management training programme is the latest addition to its ‘Albert’s Theory of Progression’ scheme for kitchen teams, which was first launched

Stonegate goes big on smart meters and recycles 900,000 litres of cooking oil from kitchens

Stonegate Pubs now has smart meters in most of its outlets and has increased the volume of waste cooking oil that is collected from its kitchens and recycled as part of its pledge to make a contribution to the environment. The company runs 670 pubs across the UK but is keen to limit the environmental

BREAKING NEWS: Stonegate shakes hands on £101m takeover of Revolution bar chain

The board of bar group Revolution said this morning that it has reached an agreement that will see it taken over by Stonegate in a deal worth £101.5m. Stonegate is the fourth largest managed pub company in the UK in terms of number of operating sites, trading from 689 premises. It began trading in November

Stonegate opens £100m takeover talks with Revolution Bars Group

Stonegate Pub Company has opened talks with Revolution Bars Group about a potential takeover that would value the bar chain at around £100m. Revolution confirmed that it received a conditional proposal from Stonegate to acquire the business at a cash price of £2 per share in a filing to the London Stock Exchange. The firm

DATA JUST OUT: Fall in pub and restaurant groups exposes ‘flat’ market

Britain’s managed pub and restaurant market experienced a dip in trading in May, with operators recording collective like-for-like sales down 0.4% compared to the same month last year, latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show. Groups trading in London did slightly better with like-for-likes up 0.1%, compared to a 0.6% fall outside of

Catering association role for Crystaltech’s Derek Maher

Warewashing technical expert, Derek Maher, has been appointed as one of the board directors for catering industry association CEDA.  Maher’s expertise spans over 36 years in the commercial catering and pub industry where he is widely regarded as a leading expert on achieving optimum clean glass results. The managing director of Crystaltech has been a