Jd Wetherspoon

Estate: the Tim Martin-owned pubco has more than 900 sites

JD Wetherspoon takes top brand spot

By Nikkie Sutton

JD Wetherspoon (JDW) has been ranked the highest on a YouGov BrandIndex poll as the best operator of pubs or fast-food chains in the UK.  

Roast with the most: the roast at the sadly-closed Truscott Arms (above) was named the best in the UK

Sunday roasts

Getting rid of the roast? Sundays wouldn't be the same...

By Daniel Woolfson

When JD Wetherspoon announced earlier this year it would finish serving Sunday roasts to focus on its core menu offer, reactions from some of the chain’s patrons were borderline riotous

JDW reports 3.3% increase in sales

JDW reports 3.3% increase in sales

By Oli Gross

JD Wetherspoon has reported a 3.3% increase in like-for-like sales for the 52 weeks to 26 July, with revenue up 7.4% to £1.51bn, but pre-tax profit down 2% to £77.8m.

Wetherspoons pub openings

Wetherspoon's raises openings target

By John Harrington

JD Wetherspoon, the managed pub operator, has increased its full-year openings target to between 40 to 50 as it reported a 3.7% rise in like-for-like sales in the 13 weeks to 27 October, with a slight dip in operating margin.

JDW grew its sales but issued warning over operating margin

Wetherspoon's like-for-like sales rise

By M&C Report

JD Wetherspoon has reported an 8% rise in like-for-like sales in the 11 weeks to 13 January but said it expects operating margin for H1 to be c8.2%, roughly 1.1% lower than in the previous financial year, due to rising costs.

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Gov’t needs to relieve tyranny of rising costs

The past week has been dominated by the latest round in the on-going tenant and pubco debate. But there’s one issue that we can all agree on. Businesses have been hit by wave after wave of cost increases in the past decade. The increase in regulatory...

Wetherspoon: wind turbine

Wetherspoon pub to use 50% less energy

By Adam Pescod

A JD Wetherspoon pub in Melton will use 50% less energy than a similar-sized Wetherspoon establishment following post-fire refurb.