Ludhiana based Bonn Group today launched bread and bakery items with no added preservatives and positioned them as healthy products.
British bookshop chain Waterstones is to be acquired by Elliott Advisers.
The chief executive of Britain’s Whitbread said the time was right to spin-off the group’s Costa Coffee chain from its Premier Inn unit.
Whitbread plc (WTB.L) said it would spin off Costa Coffee, Britain’s biggest coffee chain, saying it could thrive as a separately listed business.
UK shares eased, with two corporate events taking centre stage: CEO Sorrell’s exit from WPP and U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management raising its stake in Whitbread.
Finnish bakery and food service company Fazer launched what it said was the world’s first insect-based bread to be offered to consumers in stores.
Whitbread’s Costa coffee chain is buying the 49% of a joint venture in south China held by Yueda Group to bolster its presence in the country, the British firm said.
British shares edged up as a strong Europe-wide market rally after the first round of the French election dissipated, with investors' focus back on corporate results.
Whitbread Plc which runs some of the biggest brands on the British high street including Costa Coffee, said it expected the consumer environment to deteriorate this year.
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