Greggs tests out evening menu The bakery food-to-go chain has announced it is trialling hot food products, aimed at the evening day-part, in 100 sites. The business is trying to build on other trends such as breakfast out-of-home and healthy eating. Read more.

Wyndham Worldwide to acquire La Quinta for $1.95bn The deal, which is for La Quinta's hotel franchise and hotel management businesses, is expected to close in the second quarter of 2018. Wyndham is the world's largest hotel business based on number of properties. Read more.

Ten Entertainment grows like-for-like sales by 3.6% in 2017 The company, which operates 40 bowling and family entertainment centres in the UK, said growth accelerated to 7% in the second half. Three sites were acquired during 2017, while one underperforming site was closed. Read more.

Whitbread’s third-quarter comparable sales rise 0.3% in the UK The FTSE 100 group said UK comparable sales growth at Premier Inn increased by 0.5% in the 13 weeks ended 30th November, while Costa comparable UK sales declined 0.1%. Whitbread said it is investing in improvements to the overall customer experience. Read more.

Cineworld sees 2017 revenues rise 11.6% on strong box office takings The company, which is buying US cinema operator Regal Entertainment for $3.6bn, said group box office revenue for the year to 31st December increased by 10.3%. Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Dunkirk were among the highest grossing films in Britain. Read more.

McDonald’s outlines plans for fully recycled packaging by 2025 The fast food group has said it wants all of its packaging worldwide to come from sustainable sources by 2025. McDonald's is also aiming for 100% of its restaurants to recycle packaging by then, up from only 10% now. Read more.