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    1. August 26, 2016

      Greggs finance chief swallows windfall

      Since the interim results at the beginning of August, shares in high street bakery chain Greggs have largely gone...

    2. August 5, 2016

      Investors Chronicle: Greggs, BBA Aviation, Rotork

      Buy: Greggs (GRG) A decent set of first-half results, with operating profits up 6.7% excluding a property sale, make...

    1. August 2, 2016

      Greggs serves up healthy profit rise

      High street bakery chain Greggs has reported a boost to sales and profits in the first half of the year, as a shift to...

    2. May 9, 2016

      Greggs: more than filling

      Howay pet! Flat white coffees and teriyaki chicken salads now sit alongside pasties and sausage rolls at Greggs, the...

    3. FT Alphaville

      May 9, 2016

      Markets Live: Monday, 9th May, 2016

      This Markets Live session ended at 12:01 on 9 May 2016. Participants in this session were: Paul Murphy and Bryce Elder...

    4. May 9, 2016

      Greggs boosted by salads and flat whites

      An uptick in sales of salads and healthier options helped high street baker Greggs boost sales in the first 18 weeks of...

    5. Fast FT

      March 1, 2016

      Greggs shares jump 8.5% after divi hike

      Wiener takes it all. Shares in Greggs have jumped as much as 8.5 per cent this morning to a two-month high of £11.08...

    6. January 12, 2016

      Greggs turns to healthier options to boost sales

      Greggs, the UK’s largest bakery retailer, is expanding its range of healthy options and coffee as it strives to counter...

    7. FT Alphaville

      October 6, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - Melrose's rosy return to investors

      Melrose has a nice surprise for shareholders this morning while Greggs aims to shock this Halloween with “spooky ring...

    8. July 29, 2015

      Healthy sandwiches push up profits at Greggs

      Lower calorie sandwich options and food-on-the-go helped Greggs, the UK’s biggest bakery retailer, beat market...

    9. April 10, 2015

      Boardroom trades April 11

      Shares in Greggs gained 70 per cent last year and continued the momentum into 2015, topping 1,038p for the first time...

    10. March 24, 2015

      Everyone wants a taste of booming UK coffee market

      Watch out Starbucks and Costa Coffee. A host of new entrants is piling into the business of providing time-pressed...

    11. March 4, 2015

      Greggs on a roll with 41% profit rise

      High street baker Greggs’ full-year profit jumped 41 per cent as its move into food-on-the-go was boosted by the UK’s...

    12. January 13, 2015

      Greggs boosted by drive to take slice of rivals’ sales

      Greggs reported own-store sales grew 4.5 per cent in 2014 as the company successfully targeted more upmarket customers...

    13. December 15, 2014

      Greggs on a roll as revamp pays off

      Greggs has raised its full-year profit guidance after a 5.2 per cent rise in second half sales and falling wholesale...

    14. September 15, 2014

      Greggs sales rise prompts profit upgrade

      Shares in Greggs rose 14 per cent after the UK’s largest bakery chain guided that its full-year profits would be...

    15. July 30, 2014

      Greggs enjoys rebound in sales on low-calorie push

      Greggs’ new low-calorie sandwiches are “giving permission” to people who previously shunned its pasties and sausage...

    16. July 1, 2014

      Greggs reaps benefits of turnround plan as shares near high point

      Greggs the bakers has shrugged off its miserable 2013, posting a 3.2 per cent jump in like-for-like sales for the first...

    17. April 30, 2014

      Greggs new food offerings are good to go

      Greggs, the UK’s biggest bakery retailer, has said a greater focus on sandwiches and coffee for busy workers helped to...

    18. February 26, 2014

      Greggs’ revamp drags down profits

      Greggs’ pre-tax profit sank 18.9 per cent in 2013, as tough trading conditions and one-off costs resulting from a major...

    19. January 9, 2014

      Greggs to close all 79 in-store bakeries

      Greggs, the UK’s biggest bakery retailer, is closing all of its remaining in-store bakeries and cutting back on...

    20. October 9, 2013

      Marston’s shrugs off pub industry gloom

      Pint pullers at Marston’s reported a relatively good year on Wednesday, but pie and pasty purveyor Greggs continued to...

    21. August 6, 2013

      Fresnillo hit as miners hold FTSE back

      Intertek was among the London market’s biggest gainers yesterday after RBC advised clients to close short positions....

    22. August 6, 2013

      How Sheila’s wheels fell off

      The £1.2bn flotation of Esure, owner of the Sheila’s Wheels car insurance brand, has not been an unqualified triumph....

    23. August 6, 2013

      Greggs chief sets out revamp as first-half profits tumble

      Roger Whiteside, the new chief executive of Greggs, set out plans to overhaul the bakery retailer, curbing new store...

    24. May 31, 2013

      Bringing home the bread for 50 years

      Ian Gregg, 74, led the eponymous family business from a single shop in 1964 on Tyneside into a public company in 1984...

    25. May 12, 2013

      Pay and short-termism divides industry

      There is widespread consensus that fund manager pay needs to be overhauled to put an end to short-term investment...

    26. April 29, 2013

      Greggs issues profit warning as it veers away from high street

      Britain’s love affair with the sausage roll showed signs of cooling as Greggs released a profit warning following slack...

    27. April 29, 2013

      BT trails on avoid advice before results

      BT Group lagged behind a rising London market on Monday on concerns its results next month may disappoint. Morgan...

    28. April 29, 2013

      Remuneration: Executive pay comes under greater scrutiny

      Sir Mike Darrington, the former Greggs chief executive who led the UK bakery chain for 25 years, has a theory about why...

    29. April 7, 2013

      Boardroom pay model said to be ‘broken’

      Rows over executive pay continue to drive shareholder, public and political debate on both sides of the Atlantic, but...

    30. April 5, 2013

      Punch hits out at bondholders

      The head of Punch Taverns hit out at disgruntled bondholders for not coming up with a viable alternative to the pub...

    31. March 20, 2013

      Lombard: Budget day a bad news day for Barclays

      Even as Antony Jenkins seeks to make Barclays’ newly acquired halo a better fit for the banking group, the saintly...

    32. March 20, 2013

      Greggs blames wet weather for profit fall

      Greggs, the bakery chain, blamed pressure on disposable incomes and the second-wettest year in the UK on record for a...

    33. February 13, 2013

      Poundland case revives ‘slave labour’ row

      Few issues are more emotive than the idea of being forced to stack shelves at somewhere like Poundland, the discount...

    34. January 24, 2013

      No safety in numbers for IPO specialists

      Gregarious lot, investment bankers. When a company is planning a flotation it often starts off with just one lonely...

    35. January 24, 2013

      Blow to Punch as chief goes to Greggs

      The chief executive of Punch Taverns has been poached to run the Greggs bakery chain, dealing a blow to the embattled...

    36. January 9, 2013

      Greggs’ like-for-like sales decline 3%

      Record sales of 8.5m mince pies over the Christmas period were not enough to prevent like-for-like sales at Greggs’...

    37. December 26, 2012

      Boxing Day buyers get online or in line

      International shoppers defied transport strikes and the economic malaise to flood British shops on Boxing Day, with...

    38. December 10, 2012

      ‘Manny’ must bring an ascent for Man Group

      Hedge funds are supposed to produce returns to investors that are uncorrelated to markets. But in the case of Man...

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