Whitbread boosted by growth from Premier Inn and Costa
Whitbread, the company which owns Premier Inn and Costa Coffee, has just reported a 28% rise in profits for the half year.
As corporate budgets have been slashed, Premier Inn is also increasingly frequented by business travellers, who accounted for 60% of sales in the first half.
He told the BBC that making profit 'isn't rocket science'.
19 Oct 2010
- From the section Business