The latest news and interviews from the movers and shakers in the industry, including appointments, promotions, insights and achievements.
21-Oct-2016 - Front-of-house staff took part in races across the country yesterday as part of the National Waiters' Day celebrations.
21-Oct-2016 - Pastry Team UK has renewed its intention to aim for a podium place at the 2017 Coupe du Monde de la Patisserie at the Lyon Sirha exhibition in January.
21-Oct-2016 - Following a series of sell-out London residencies, chef Ben Marks (ex-Noma and The Square) and front-of-house Matt Emmerson (Polpo) are opening their first permanent restaurant Perilla in Newington Green next...
21-Oct-2016 - Hourly pay for UK hospitality workers is already significantly outstripping new legal minimum wage thresholds, research by Fourth Analytics has revealed.
20-Oct-2016 - Jason Atherton's restaurant company The Social Company is to open its second London restaurant with Restaurant Associates.
20-Oct-2016 - The former director of London’s Michelin-starred Tamarind Collection is to open a new Indian restaurant in the capital next month.
20-Oct-2016 - October has seen a number of high profile appointments across the hospitality sector, including new food and beverage directors at Macdonald Hotels and Fairmont St Andrews and general managers at...
18-Oct-2016 - In the first of a series of videos on tips for success, we caught up with Theo Randall, former River Cafe star, champion of Italian produce, and chef at London's...
18-Oct-2016 - Women dominate front of house roles, but their salaries are still lagging behind men, analysis from The Change Group has revealed.
17-Oct-2016 - Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has announced plans to expand his global business into hospitality with the creation of brand Karl Lagerfeld Hotels & Resorts.
17-Oct-2016 - Next year's World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards will be held on 5 April in Melbourne, Australia, it has been revealed.
14-Oct-2016 - The ‘pace of change’ is moving at its fastest ever rate, according to Danny Pecorelli, managing director of Exclusive Hotels and Venues and, like it or not, the hotel sector...
14-Oct-2016 - Two-Michelin-starred chef Simon Rogan is to part ways with 312-bedroom The Midland Hotel three years into his five-year contract, effective at the end of October.
14-Oct-2016 - The North West-based hotel group – inspired by openings such as design-led The Pig, Firmdale Hotels, and The Hoxton ‒ first opened as the restaurant The Vicarage Freehouse in 2014,...
13-Oct-2016 - Living Ventures is teaming up with The City of Liverpool College to introduce a chef academy running apprenticeships for young people.
12-Oct-2016 - The team behind The Clove Club have announced plans to open their second London restaurant next month.
12-Oct-2016 - The Yummy Pub Company has launched a Chef Academy aiming to recruit new talent from a variety of backgrounds.
11-Oct-2016 - Held over three busy days at London Olympia, this year’s Restaurant Show 2016 technically housed not one, but four separate shows under one roof.
10-Oct-2016 - Restaurant has put seven very different top-end restaurant service styles under the microscope to see what makes today’s dining rooms tick.
07-Oct-2016 - The siblings behind Michelin-starred Indian restaurant Gymkhana are set to reinvent the takeaway by launching the first Deliveroo-only brand.
07-Oct-2016 - Italian chef Gino D’Acampo is to open a new restaurant in Leeds later this year.
07-Oct-2016 - The Cinnamon Collection, the Indian restaurant group headed up by chef Vivek Singh, is to launch a new concept Cinnamon Bazaar in Covent Garden next month.
07-Oct-2016 - Some of the UK’s best young chefs have called on the restaurant industry to offer better support to help new talent.
07-Oct-2016 - Birmingham stalwart Simpsons last month hosted its inaugural Eureka evening, which sees its chef director Luke Tipping encourage his whole team to develop new dishes to be served at a special Monday...
06-Oct-2016 - M, the London-based restaurant group, has raised £1.3m in crowdfunding in just 24 hours, including a six-figure investment from former England rugby union player Simon Shaw.