Whitbread PLC is the UK’s largest hospitality group operating market-leading businesses in budget hotels, restaurants and coffee shops. Its well-loved brands are Premier Inn, Costa, Beefeater, Brewers Fayre, Table Table and Taybarns. Whitbread PLC employs over 40,000 people and serves over 22 million customers every month in over 2,000 outlets* across the UK. Whitbread has outlined five-year growth milestones (to 2018) to increase the number of Premier Inn UK rooms to around 75,000 and to double the size of Costa to global system sales of £2bn. In the year ended 28 February 2013, Whitbread PLC reported a 14.2% increase in Group revenue to £2,030 million and underlying profit before tax of £356.5 million up 11.4%. Whitbread PLC is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100. It is also a member of the FTSE4Good Index.