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Economic uncertainty hits sales at Premier Inn

Economic uncertainty hits sales at Premier Inn

19 June 2019 Hotel News

Whitbread has blamed “weak trading conditions” in the UK economy for a slowdown in sales. The company, the largest hotel operator in the UK, said sales at Premier Inn properties open at least a year fell by 4.6 per cent in the first quarter of the year.

Strong growth in sales at Whitbread

Strong growth in sales at Whitbread

28 February 2012 Hotel News

Whitbread – which operates Premier Inn and Costa Coffee in the UK – has reported strong sales growth for the 50 weeks to February 11th 2012. In total the group recorded an 11 per cent increase in total sales and confirmed it will create 10,000 jobs in the UK over the next three years.

Costa Coffee pushes up profits at Whitbread

Costa Coffee pushes up profits at Whitbread

19 October 2010 Hotel News

Profits at Whitbread jumped by 43 per cent to £151m in the six months to September, following a surge in demand at the Costa Coffee chain. Continued expansion and a strong advertising spend also saw profits rise at the Premier Inn chain.

Premier Inn boosts Whitbread

Premier Inn boosts Whitbread

8 September 2010 Hotel News

Strong performance at Premier Inn has continued to boost sales at Whitbread. The hotel chain saw like-for-like sales increase by 10.7 per cent in the 24 weeks to August, with cost-conscience business travellers increasingly turning to the chain over more expensive options.