Latest News and announcements

  • All bets are off! – An early Christmas present for Sir Stelios and the easy family of brands with another legal victory

    03 December 2019

    easyGroup and Sir Stelios have today claimed another victory in their efforts to combat brand theft against the easy family of brands, that includes easyJet…

    View full article
    easyGroup legal victory over easyBet
  • Firmer pricing expected to help easyJet in 2020

    19 November 2019

    A more favourable capacity outlook is expected to allow the UK’s largest airline to raise prices leading to higher profits and shareholder returns despite a…

    View full article
    easyJet taking off
  • The clean, green, orange machine….

    19 November 2019

    easyJet, the UK’s largest airline today revealed that it had been certified as 100% carbon-neutral. By using the latest low-emission Airbus family aircraft combined with…

    View full article
    easyJet
  • easyJet confirms acquisition of Thomas Cook Gatwick slots

    08 November 2019

    easyJet, which is the UK’s largest airline today confirmed it had paid £36m for short-haul slots at London Gatwick and Bristol airports that were previously…

    View full article
    easyJet
  • easyHotel: Update on new openings

    23 October 2019

    The UK’s most popular super budget hospitality group today gave further details of planned new hotels at Paris CDG airport, Derby and Tel Aviv. Please…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • Sir Stelios updates easy family on brand protection

    15 October 2019

    Last night a large gathering of easy family licence holders heard an update from founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou on recent efforts to protect their brand…

    View full article
  • easyJet looks towards a firmer pricing future

    08 October 2019

    Recent collapses at Thomas Cook and Aigle Azur will give airlines such as easyJet greater scope to raise prices and boost profits say City analysts…

    View full article
    easyJet
  • Another legal victory for protecting the easy family of brands!

    07 October 2019

    easyGroup and Sir Stelios have today claimed another legal victory against a Colombia-based brand thief, as part of their continued policy of preventing unauthorised use…

    View full article
    Mr Avila
  • Birmingham gets easy

    04 October 2019

    The city’s NEC today played host to the British Franchise Association’s autumn expo. As in previous years easyGroup’s distinctively branded stand was a major draw…

    View full article
  • Fundraising easyGym focused on sustainable growth

    01 October 2019

    easyGym CEO, Paul Lorimer-Wing, has outlined the pathway for the low-cost chain’s expansion across the UK and Europe. To view the full article, please click…

    View full article
    easyGym
  • Sir Stelios: ICAMAP’s easyHotel bid has been a colossal waste of money

    18 September 2019

    Commenting on ICAMAP’s declaration of its offer for easyHotel to be unconditional as to acceptances, made earlier today, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, the company’s founder said:…

    View full article
  • Council option for easyHotel expansion plans

    16 September 2019

    The UK’s largest super-budget hotelier is looking at surplus local authority buildings as possible sites for new openings. Please click here to view the full…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • easyGroup: Sir Stelios claims another win in campaign against brand theft

    13 September 2019

    easyGroup, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou’s private investment company that owns and manages the “easy” family of brands, has today claimed another victory for trade mark protection…

    View full article
    easyGroup v Air China
  • easyHotel – Sir Stelios buys another 60k shares

    29 August 2019

    Commenting on the purchase of a further c60k shares at 95p on 28 August 2019 (holding now at 27.8% of the issued capital), Sir Stelios…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • easyGym: back in shape soon!

    23 August 2019

    No-frills fitness chain easyGym is set to return to a high street near you after CEO Paul Lorimer-Wing signed a new agreement with Sir Stelios…

    View full article
    easyGym equipment
  • Takeover bid by ICAMAP of easyHotel PLC

    21 August 2019

    Commenting on ICAMAP’s offer to take over easyHotel PLC, company founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, owner of the easy family of brands (www.easy.com) and second largest…

    View full article
    easyHotel bed
  • ICAMAP/Ivanhoe offer for easyHotel plc

    05 August 2019

    Commenting on the Ivanhoe/ICAMAP cash offer for outstanding shares in easyHotel, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, company founder and c27% shareholder via his easyGroup investment company, said:…

    View full article
    ICAMAP offer easyHotel
  • It could be you…

    01 August 2019

    Visiting 80 top London attractions absolutely free! Click here to enter our easyGuide draw – winners also get £200 cash to spend! Your London stay…

    View full article
  • easyHotel to open on French Riviera

    31 July 2019

    The UK’s largest super-budget operator is to open an 87 room hotel in Nice – France’s 10th largest city. Bookings are expected to be taken…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • Share price rally welcomes easyJet Q3 results

    18 July 2019

    Shares in the UK’s largest airline rallied after management revealed an 11% boost in revenues as well as a 9% uptick in passenger numbers for…

    View full article
  • easyCoffee launches next expansion phase

    02 July 2019

    The management behind one of the UK’s leading coffee shop chains is tapping the crowdfunding market to support its next growth spurt. easyCoffee will be…

    View full article
    easyCoffee launches next expansion phase
  • Keep an eye out for easyGuide!

    10 June 2019

    Coming soon from the easy family of brands is the one-stop shop for anyone wanting to take advantage of the best London has to offer….

    View full article
  • easyHotel shows “continued market outperformance”

    29 May 2019

    The UK’s leading super-budget hotel brand has revealed a significant increase in half-year revenues but taxable profits were held back by the refurbishment of the…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • easyHotel announces pre-let of Old Street office premises

    23 May 2019

    The UK’s leading budget hotel brand has announced a new tenant for its former HQ in London’s Old Street. Please click here to view the…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • easyHotel – Blackpool acquisition update

    22 May 2019

    The UK’s most popular super budget hotel brand has updated investors on progress of its latest project. Please click here to find out more.

    View full article
    ICAMAP offer easyHotel
  • easyJet blames Brexit for record H1 loss

    17 May 2019

    The UK’s largest airline said a combination of Brexit uncertainty and economic slowdown inside the EU was to blame for the first half loss of…

    View full article
    easyJet taking off
  • Correction to easyHotel’s pre-close statement

    03 May 2019

    The following amendments have been made to the Trading Update and Pre-Close Statement released on 11 April 2019 increasing the reported system sales, revenue and…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • Brand thief’s use of easy logos without permission from easyGroup and Sir Stelios forced to stop!

    16 April 2019

    Another brand thief stops using the easy brand Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou’s easyGroup, owner of the easy family of brands (www.easy.com ), has today claimed a…

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • A big welcome to easyNetworks!

    05 April 2019

    With the name, ‘Easy Networks’, it was only a matter of time before the IT and telecommunications company, started by entrepreneur Richard Gwilliam in 1995,…

    View full article
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyJet taking off
  • 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.

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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…

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyJet taking off
  • 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

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • 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…

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • 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

    View full article
    ICAMAP offer easyHotel
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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…

    View full article
  • 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…

    View full article
    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…

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyHotel opens in Leeds and Sheffield
  • 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…

    View full article
    easyHotel Barcelona
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyHotel
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyGroup at Birmingham NEC
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyJet
  • 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

    View full article
    easyGroup logo and easy on Netflix
  • 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.

    View full article
    Coffee beans
  • 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.

    View full article
    easyJet