A range of drinks will be available, including latte, americano, cappuccino, espresso and, for those who don’t like coffee, hot chocolate.
The UK's biggest hotel and restaurant group said it is unconvinced over blossoming consumer confidence as sales growth at its Costa coffee chain slowed during the summer heatwave. Whitbread, which also owns the Premier Inn hotel chain and
Whitbread has vowed to step up expansion of its Premier Inn and Costa chains in a move set to create 12,000 jobs over the next five years. The latest pledge by the leisure group, which also owns Beefeater and Brewers Fayre restaurants, came as
Ambitious plans to expand the Costa Coffee and Premier Inn chains could be ramped up further when parent Whitbread reports annual results on Tuesday. Whitbread chief executive Andy Harrison is said to be working on plans to raise the group's
More than 1,700 people applied for eight jobs at a new coffee shop, in an indication of how tough the jobs market remains. Coffee shop chain Costa said it received 1,701 applications for the posts at their new branch in Mapperley, Nottingham,
The owner of coffee chain Costa has revealed a surge in sales as rivals Starbucks and Caffe Nero were criticised for their tax arrangements. Costa, which has 1,212 UK stores, saw like-for-like sales rise 7.1% in the 13 weeks to November 29,
The owner of Premier Inn and coffee chain Costa said half-year profits rose 11% after market-beating performances from its two leading brands. Whitbread, which employs more than 40,000 people at 2,500 sites in the UK, achieved the haul of