Whitbread CEO Says No Plans to Spin Off Costa

Oct. 23 (Bloomberg) -- Andy Harrison, chief executive officer of Whitbread Plc, discusses the company's first-half profit reported today, pricing and business outlook. The U.K. owner of the Premier Inn budget hotels said profit rose 11 percent led by gains at its Costa coffee chain and higher hotel prices during the Olympics. He speaks from London with Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Soylent: The Food of the Future?
37:47 - Rob Rhinehart, Soylent's chief executive officer, discusses the company's quest to disrupt the food industry. He speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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