Headquartered in Houghton Regis, UK, Whitbread is an international coffee shop, restaurant and hotel company. The company’s largest division is represented by Premier Inn, the leading hotel brand in the UK, operating 650 hotels with more than 50,000 rooms. Established in 1742, the company is the UK’s oldest hospitability company. Today, Whitbread has a team of over 50,000 people and attracts around 27 million customers a month in the UK alone. The company’s most famous brands include Costa, a famous coffee shop branch, Premier Inn, Beefeater Grill, Table Table and Brewers Fayre. Traded on the LSE the company is included to the FTSE 100 index.