Wizz Air reports increase in load factor of its aircrafts The budget airline said it carried 4.3 million passengers in June, a 179% increase compared to June last year. The load factor, or how full its planes were, was 86%, up from 64.4% last June. Read more.

Black Sheep Coffee secures initial US sites The speciality coffee shop operator, which has more than 50 sites in the UK, has secured its first locations in the US, having chosen Texas' Austin and Dallas as its entry point. Black Sheep Coffee's first US outlet is set to open in October or November. Read more.

Tortilla signs with Uber Eats The fast-casual Mexican restaurant group has partnered with the delivery platform, in a deal which will see Tortilla's menu be available to order via Uber Eats from the group's 47 sites across the UK. The service will be ready to use by 12 July. Read more.

Pret A Manger expands into India The JAB Holding-owned coffehouse chain is set to launch in India after entering a partnership with Reliance Brands, which will see Pret open up to 100 shops in the country over the next five years, starting with major cities and travel hubs. Read more.

Dufry and Autogrill hold merger talks Swiss duty-free retailer Dufry is in talks with Italian airport and motorway caterer Autogrill over a potential merger which would create a travel chain with approximately €6.3bn in annual revenues. A deal could be reached as early as next month. Read more.

SSP unveils new food-to-go concept The foodservice company's new Soul + Grain concept in London’s Victoria station features a selection of pastries and salads, as well as freshly made sandwiches and toasties. Read more.