Brand transformation rolls out cash
Greggs | 14/03/2019

Greggs’ substantial progress with the brand transformation, backed by savvy use of social media, helped to deliver robust FY18 results, in spite…

Brand transformation rolls out cash
Greggs | 14/03/2019

Greggs’ substantial progress with the brand transformation, backed by savvy use of social media, helped to deliver robust FY18 results, in spite…

On a roll - unscheduled vegan-driven upgrade
Greggs | 19/02/2019

After only seven weeks, Greggs’ vegan sausage roll has already led us to an upgrade, our third in two months. With its smart approach to social media,…

An exceptionally strong end to the year
Greggs | 09/01/2019

Greggs, the leading food-on-the-go retailer, has continued an impressive upwards trend in like-for-like (lfl) owned-store sales growth across Q4, and in…

Raising earnings expectations
Greggs | 28/11/2018

An unscheduled trading upgrade confirms impressive stronger than anticipated sales growth in October and November, on the back of a robust Q3 and tough…

Greggs passes the scorch test
Greggs | 09/10/2018

Greggs’ sales growth has accelerated through each quarter, in defiance of the summer 2018 heatwave conditions that turned many retailers’ performances…

Executive interview – Greggs
Executive interview – Greggs | 09/08/2018

Over the past five years Greggs has transformed itself from a national bakery chain into a leading food-on-the-go retailer with over 1,850 shops. It is…

Transformation taking shape
Greggs | 03/08/2018

Greggs’ interim results, against a backdrop of extreme weather conditions, reinforce progress with the strategic transformation of the brand into…

Growth moderates, but strategy on plan
Greggs | 10/05/2018

Greggs’ management has been open in recognising that despite the Beast from the East and other extraordinary weather patterns, there is an underlying…

Value discovery
Greggs | 14/03/2018

Five years into its strategy, there is plenty for Greggs to do. Its shops, which all now look and work like value food-on-the-go outlets, must spread out…

Positive outlook
Greggs | 16/01/2018

Greggs’ Q4 sales update demonstrates a robust performance in what has been a tough retail market. The company’s self-help strategy shows that…

A strengthening picture
Greggs | 04/10/2017

Greggs’ strong sales quarter reflects its secure place in the value sector of an increasingly edgy retail market. But it is also driven by a range…

In balance
Greggs | 09/08/2017

Greggs’ interims show a company in balance in several ways. First, operational and site development initiatives are driving consistent sales growth…

Promising performance, strengthened proposition
Greggs | 22/05/2017

Greggs has traded strongly for the first 19 weeks, and self-help measures such as refurbishments, openings, manufacturing rationalisation and product development…

Successful strategy offers further potential
Greggs | 06/03/2017

Given Greggs’ long track record of strong cash generation and the success of the 2013 strategic plan to date, it seems reasonable to look beyond…

Better-than-expected FY16
Greggs | 17/01/2017

Greggs' trading update confirmed that it delivered a stronger than expected finish to FY16, leaving it well placed to face the margin pressures that will…

In line with expectations
Greggs | 12/10/2016

Greggs enjoys a differentiated position in the growing food-to-go market. Its strategy to enhance its offer and improve the efficiency with which it delivers…

Healthy H1
Greggs | 03/08/2016

Greggs delivered a strong H116 trading performance and expressed confidence in the outlook for the year. The various elements of its strategy appear to…

On target
Greggs | 11/05/2016

Greggs reports that, after 18 weeks’ trading, it remains on target to meet full-year expectations. The range of business initiatives is on track…

Growing again
Greggs | 25/04/2016

Greggs’ appeal lies in the combination of its relatively low-risk business model and its return to strong earnings growth in the past two years.…