Mitchells & Butlers PLC (MAB.L)
5 Mar 2015
* Stewart Gilliland has today been appointed senior independent director of board Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
LONDON, Jan 29 - British pubs and restaurants group Mitchells & Butlers said increased demand from hungry customers helped it post a rise in sales over the Christmas period, although margins continued to be hurt by its competitive pricing stance.
** Shares in Mitchells & Butlers, a pubs and restaurants group, rise as much as 5.3 percent on Tuesday.
Nov 25 - British pubs and restaurants group Mitchells & Butlers Plc reported a 13.4 percent drop in full-year pretax profit, citing weak consumer spending.
LONDON, Sept 25 - British pubs and restaurants group Mitchells & Butlers blamed a relatively rainy August and persistently weak consumer sentiment for meagre sales growth in its final quarter, sending its shares down more than 5 percent.
* Total sales growth for 51 weeks was 3.8%, with like-for-like sales increasing by 0.6%.