Mitchells & Butlers PLC (MAB.L)
26 May 2015
LONDON, May 14 - British pub groups Marston's and Mitchells & Butlers both reported a rise in first half profit on Thursday, helped by new openings and growing demand for casual dining.
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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.