17-Apr-2015 - Starwood Hotels & Resorts has launched the Tribute Portfolio, the company’s 10th brand and its second collection of independent hotels.
17-Apr-2015 - The shortlist has been unveiled for the 2015 Craft Guild of Chefs Awards.
17-Apr-2015 - Ramside Hall Hotel near Durham has opened a wing of 47 premier bedrooms as part of a multi-million pound development.
16-Apr-2015 - Women working in the hospitality and catering sector were on average paid 18 per cent less than their male co-workers in 2014, according to research from reed.co.uk
16-Apr-2015 - Travel start-up Triptease says the launch of its new Price Check widget is helping hotels battle the power of OTAs because it can boost the number of direct bookings they receive.
16-Apr-2015 - Hospitality businesses are being encouraged to enter The VQ Employer of the Year Award 2015, which recognises the promotion of the value of vocational qualifications in the workplace.
16-Apr-2015 - Melba at The Savoy has opened as the ninth foodservice outlet at London’s The Savoy hotel.
16-Apr-2015 - Longshot Country Inns will open its seventh site under its Bel & The Dragon brand, in Kingsclere, Hampshire, next month.
15-Apr-2015 - Roomzzz Aparthotel has launched its £5.5m flagship 'New Generation' site in Chester City.
15-Apr-2015 - Budget brands will make up 47 per cent of new hotel developments over the next three years, according to BDO’s latest Hotel Britain report.
14-Apr-2015 - Accor has opened a new 184-room Mecure hotel at Heathrow International Airport.
14-Apr-2015 - The Gordon Ramsay Group is opening a restaurant in Bordeaux through its partnership with the Financière Immobilière Bordelaise (FIB) Group.
13-Apr-2015 - Nespresso have partnered with Michelin chef Phil Howard to encourage chefs to take a fresh look at the role of coffee in the dining experience, as part of a new ‘Science of Coffee’ programme.
13-Apr-2015 - Consumer spending in restaurants rose 17 per cent year-on-year in first quarter of 2015, though average transaction values fell, according to the latest Barclaycard consumer spending report.
13-Apr-2015 - Internal competitions are a crucial tool to motivate staff within all levels of a business and can also be used to drive menu development and promote sales of certain items.
13-Apr-2015 - Hilton Worldwide has signed a deal with Lancashire County Cricket Club to open a Hilton Garden Inn at Emirates Old Trafford.
13-Apr-2015 - Budget hotel operator Travelodge says it has identified potential to open another 250 hotels across the UK.
13-Apr-2015 - Stanbrook Abbey in Worcestershire is opening for overnight stays following the completion of 52 luxury bedrooms.
10-Apr-2015 - Marco Pierre White is to open a rooftop Steakhouse Bar & Grill above a planned 100-room Indigo hotel in Cardiff city centre.
10-Apr-2015 - Staff shortages in the hotel and catering sector worsened in March 2015 with chefs singled out as remaining in demand, according to a monthly job report by The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG published today (9 April).
09-Apr-2015 - Whitbread will create 6,000 apprenticeships by 2020 and launch a new apprenticeship scheme for Costa, it was announced today (9 April).
09-Apr-2015 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a deal with St James' Hotels Group to open a Hotel Indigo in the centre of Bath.
08-Apr-2015 - Investment in the UK hotel market reached £1.89bn in the first quarter of 2015, up 47 per cent year-on-year, property expert Savills has reported.
08-Apr-2015 - Gloucestershire based Calcot Hotels have acquired The Cotswolds88 hotel in Painswick as their fourth site.
08-Apr-2015 - VisitEngland has revealed the list of finalists for the 2015 Awards for Excellence.