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  • Another brand thief stops using the easy brand

    16 April 2019

    Brand thief’s use of easy logos without permission from easyGroup and Sir Stelios forced to stop!  Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou’s easyGroup, owner of the easy family…

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  • Tempus rates easyHotel a definite “Buy”

    12 April 2019

    The Times’ Tempus column has performed an in-depth analysis on easyHotel, concluding shares in the super-budget chain” deserve a premium to the 80p float price.”Please…

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  • easyHotel gets thumbs up for Blackpool construction

    09 April 2019

    Blackpool councilllors have voted in favour of a brand new 107-bedroom easyHotel on the resort’s famous South Shore. The new hotel is expected to open…

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  • A big welcome to easyNetworks!

    05 April 2019

    Last Saturday Sir Stelios visited Portsmouth-based easyNetworks – the latest addition to the easy family of brands. Specialising in fast and efficient installation of telephony and internet…

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  • easyJet cautious for 2H ticket demand

    01 April 2019

    Brexit is holding back demand for tickets in the crucial second half of 2019, easyJet has warned. Please click here to view the full story.

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  • easyJet outlines BREXIT shareholding arrangements

    22 March 2019

    The UK’s largest airline has set out plans to ensure its ownership structure is compliant with EU law. Please click here to view the full…

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  • easyJet passes on Alitalia deal

    18 March 2019

    The UK’s largest airline, founded by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou has decided to end talks concerning a possible part-acquisition of flag carrier rival, Alitalia. Click here…

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  • UK transport department says all UK/EU flights protected after Brexit “no-deal”

    07 March 2019

    Ministers have said flights will “continue as usual” in the event of the UK leaving the EU without any transition agreement. Please click here to…

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  • Looking for an IFISA? There’s always easyMoney!

    06 March 2019

    UK’s leading IFISA provider easyMoney features in CityAM’s investment tips today. Please click here to view the full story.

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  • easyMoney: slow progress on closing gender pay gap

    27 February 2019

    It will take another 35 years to equalise pay between men and women, according to a new report from investment group, easyMoney. Please click here…

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  • easyFerry.com launched by easyGroup and Greek start-up Ferryhopper

    15 February 2019

    Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou launched easyJet nearly 30 years ago and has followed it up with dozens of further “easy” brands, many of the most successful, being…

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  • easyJet confirms Alitalia discussions

    14 February 2019

    The UK’s largest airline has confirmed it is in discussions over the future of Italian flag carrier Alitalia. Please click here to view the full…

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  • easyJet gears up for BREXIT

    07 February 2019

    The UK’s largest airline today revealed its current operational status in event of a “hard” Brexit. Follow this link for the full announcement.

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  • easy family of brands to feature at 2019 British & International Franchise Exhibition London

    29 January 2019

    Sir Stelios’ easyGroup and members of the easy family of brands will be exhibiting at this years British & International Franchise Exhibition in London for…

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  • easyCoffee opens in Fulham!

    29 January 2019

    The UK’s best loved budget coffee shop has just opened on London’s Fulham Road, offering the very best in hot/cold drinks as well as tasty…

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  • easyJet: Q1 trading update

    22 January 2019

    The UK’s largest airline has issued its first-quarter trading statement. Please click here to find out more.

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  • easyHotel: Q1 trading update

    21 January 2019

    The leading super budget hospitality chain has released the following statement at today’s AGM Please click here to find out more

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  • Mark Dixon’s Regus ordered by the High Court to pay £65,000 in costs over EASY branding dispute to Sir Stelios

    17 January 2019

    Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou’s easyGroup, owner of the easy family of brands (www.easy.com), has today claimed a second important victory in its long running legal battle…

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  • French supermarket giant Carrefour backs down over EASY branding dispute with Sir Stelios

    09 January 2019

    Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou’s easyGroup, owner of the easy family of brands, has today claimed a historic victory in its long-running legal battle with the French…

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  • easyHotel to open 209 room hotel at CDG airport Paris

    18 December 2018

    easyHotel plc, the owner, developer and operator of “super budget” branded hotels, announces that a planning application has been submitted for the development of a…

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  • easyHotel’s solid 2018 expansion results

    06 December 2018

    Full year results from the UK’s leading super-budget operator reveal an exciting forward development programme. Please click here for the full article

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  • easyJet publishes 2018 annual report

    05 December 2018

    The UK’s largest airline has published its full 2018 annual report for shareholders. Follow this link for full document.

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  • easyStorage launches in Hemel Hempstead and St Albans

    26 November 2018

    STORAGE FOR THE MANY, NOT JUST THE FEW! easyStorage today announced the opening of a new storage facility covering the Hemel Hempstead and St Albans…

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  • Tracking the froth at easyCoffee

    23 November 2018

    CEO Nathan Lowry explains to Elite Franchise magazine how he came to meet Stelios and how a great idea was born.Please click here to view…

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    Nathan Lowry with Sir Stelios at easyCoffee.
  • easyJet posts record year for passenger numbers

    20 November 2018

    The UK’s largest airline raised its dividend after unveiling bumper annual profits as the low-cost carrier was boosted by the bankruptcies of rivals and flight…

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  • easyJet reveals softening load factors for October

    06 November 2018

    The UK’s largest airline saw passenger numbers jump sharply last month but extra capacity meant a lower load factor. Follow this link for further details.

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  • easyHotel opens in Leeds and Sheffield

    05 November 2018

    The UK’s largest owner, developer and operator of super-budget branded hotels, announces that it has opened three further owned hotels (Leeds, Sheffield and Barcelona) as…

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  • easyHotel now open for business in Spain

    23 October 2018

    Yesterday’s opening of easyHotel Barcelona is the latest phase in the super-budget operator’s European expansion program with 14 more hotels due to open in Spain…

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  • easyHotel to deliver 2017 results in line with expectations

    08 October 2018

    The UK’s leading super budget chain will report a successful 2017 as new hotel openings boost bookings and sales.

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  • Birmingham’s NEC hosts “easy”

    05 October 2018

    Over 10,000 budding franchise entrepreneurs packed into Birmingham’s NEC last week to see how some the UK’s leading brands showcase opportunities to likely franchisees.

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  • easyJet flies an extra 10% in September

    04 October 2018

    The UK’s largest budget carrier continues to show passenger growth as late summer bookings kick in.

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  • easyGroup to Netflix: “Time to turn off easy”

    02 October 2018

    After months of polite but unrewarding pressure, easyGroup has reluctantly decided to proceed with legal action against online media giant Netflix

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  • Full of beans at easyCoffee

    18 September 2018

    easyCoffee is actively looking for new franchisees to boost its presence on the UK’s high streets and shopping malls.

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  • easyJet’s August passenger numbers grow despite French ATC strikes

    06 September 2018

    The UK’s largest low-cost carrier defied industrial action by French air traffic controllers to post a small gain in passenger numbers for August.

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  • The Times highlights legal actions by Sir Stelios to counter brand theft

    14 August 2018

    Today’s edition reports on attempts by brand thieves “Easy Sky” and “Easyfly” to pass off their airline activities as part of the “easy” family of brands

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  • easyHotel outlines growth plan in UK and Switzerland

    09 August 2018

    The UK’s largest super budget hotel group has published an update of its opening plans in Wales and Switzerland.

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  • easyJet overcomes cancellation setbacks to post continued pax growth

    06 August 2018

    The UK’s largest budget airline has shrugged off flight cancellations caused by French ATC strikes to show a 6.2% year-on-year increase in passenger numbers for July.

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  • easyHotel to open in Dublin

    20 July 2018

    The super budget chain has acquired a freehold site in central Dublin for conversion to a 130 bed hotel.

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  • easyJet boss raises FY profit forecast

    19 July 2018

    CEO Johan Lundgren today revealed a near 10% increase in the low-cost airline’s third quarter trading report.

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  • easyCoffee to roll out 800 vending machine sites

    16 July 2018

    The UK’s latest coffee shop chain has just secured additional £10m funding to install its highly successful vending machines.

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  • easyCoffee hits the one million mark

    09 July 2018

    The UK’s best loved budget coffee house has just hit a major landmark – by serving up its millionth cup of its finest quality ground coffee,

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  • easyJet’s summer programme sees pax numbers rise

    05 July 2018

    The UK’s largest low-cost carrier has announced further improvements in passenger numbers and load factors in June.

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  • Starbucks and Greggs are our benchmarks, says easyCoffee CEO

    17 June 2018

    Nathan Lowry explains to the Telegraph how he came up with the business idea behind easyCoffee.

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    Nathan Lowry with Sir Stelios at easyCoffee.
  • easyConveyance makes inroads on the UK house buying market

    15 June 2018

    The low-cost conveyancer backed by easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is aiming to bring down the cost of moving house.

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  • easyJet works towards Brexit shareholding deal

    03 April 2018

    Budget airline chief Johan Lundgren says a deal is close on the question of UK residual shareholders in easyJet following the UK’s EU departure. Please click here…

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  • easyLand Park Royal Update

    30 March 2018

    The second easyLand location to be based in London is making significant strides in preparation for its launch. Watch this space for further developments.

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  • easyGym outlines expansion plans

    22 March 2018

    easyGym CEO Paul Lorimer-Wing was interviewed in Health Club Management magazine, where he talked about the company’s expansion plans. “When you think of successful global…

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  • easyHotel to open in Malaga

    22 March 2018

    The UK’s leading super budget operator is to open a 146 room hotel in the popular Spanish resort after signing a leasehold agreement with Continuum…

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  • easyHotel to open in Cambridge

    20 March 2018

    easyHotel, the owner, developer and operator of “super budget” branded hotels, announces that it has signed a 25-year lease on a site in the city…

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  • easy steps up to the clean energy plate

    15 March 2018

    Sir Stelios’ easy family of brands is helping take the lead in promoting and developing non-fossil alternatives to coal, oil and gas. As part of…

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  • easyGroup: going for growth at the British and International Franchise Exhibition

    08 March 2018

    Over the next two days easyGroup will be exhibiting at BIFE looking for new business partners to get in behind this new but iconic British…

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  • easyJet continues pax growth in February

    06 March 2018

    The UK’s most popular airline continues to attract customers with a 4% increase compared with February 2017. Please click here to view the London Stock Exchange…

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  • easyJet Guides the way

    02 March 2018

    The UK’s largest low-cost carrier, easyJet, is to help encourage more girls on to the flight deck with the launch of a new sleeve badge…

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  • easyLand 2 in the sun and the snow

    28 February 2018

    The north London brand park has just recently taken delivery of its latest exhibit. The rear section of an easyJet Boeing 737 – identical to the one…

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  • easyMoney launches in UK

    26 February 2018

    Takes on ISA market with targeted* 4.05% tax free rate easyMoney aims to revitalise ISA market for all investors First big name to offer Innovative Finance…

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  • Expansion plans: easyHotel to raise £50m via share placing

    22 February 2018

    The super-budget hospitality chain is raising cash via a share placing to acquire more UK and European properties for conversion to this much-admired easy format. Please click…

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  • easyHotel Croydon offers that extra bit of Valentine’s luxury

    13 February 2018

    Leading super budget operator, easyHotel, promises an extra-special Valentine’s experience at its Croydon premises – with a four poster canopy for rent at just £5 a night! Please…

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  • easyLand gets a new exhibit

    12 February 2018

    easyGroup’s north London brand park on the North Circular Road is soon to get a major new exhibit. Alongside existing brand representatives that include easyGym, easyFoodstore, easyCar and easyBus, founder…

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  • easyJet chairman’s Brexit update

    08 February 2018

    Speaking at the low-cost carrier’s AGM, John Barton briefed shareholders about next year’s Brexit plans. Please click here to view the full story.

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  • easyJet gets off to flying New Year

    06 February 2018

    The UK’s largest low-cost carrier today reported a near 10% increase in passenger numbers for the 12 months to end January 2018. Please click here…

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  • New easyJet CEO volunteers pay cut Copy

    30 January 2018

    Johan Lundgren has agreed a £34,000 pay cut only two months into his new role as CEO of easyJet. Please click here to view the full…

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