Birmingham pubco cheered by strong festive trading

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Birmingham pubco Mitchells & Butlers has announced improved trading over the important Christmas and New Year period. In a trading statement covering the 14 weeks to January 6, 2018, M&B said trading through the core three-week festive season was strong, with like-for-like sales growth of 3.9%. Christmas Day was a record taking day with like-for-like sales growth of 5.4% and 225,000 meals sold. The performance helped to turnaround a disappointing run-up to the festive period, which the company said had been impacted b... For the full story register now for free or login below...