Analysis of all the latest consumer trends and industry reports to help you operate your business more effectively.
12-Feb-2016 - McDonalds has said that it hasn’t ruled out eventually serving all-day breakfast or alcohol in to the UK, according to M&C Allegra Foodservice.
12-Feb-2016 - Restaurant-related films and TV are more popular than ever, but are they contributing to the growing chef shortage?
11-Feb-2016 - British and Italian restaurants have seen more than double the amount of Valentine’s Day bookings than their nearest competitors, research by Bookatable has found.
10-Feb-2016 - Booking.com has topped a list of booking platforms generating the highest revenue for UK hotels last year.
09-Feb-2016 - Not being able to find enough skilled staff has been cited as the biggest threat to the restaurant sector for the year ahead, according to a poll of restaurant owners. ...
08-Feb-2016 - The increase in the number of pan-Asian restaurants is driving the growth of oriental food in the UK, according to report.
05-Feb-2016 - What were some of the top stories in hospitality this week? Here's our pick.
04-Feb-2016 - Businesses in the hospitality sector are being advised to make their recruitment process more ‘youth friendly’ to help safeguard the industry’s future workforce after a survey of 18-24-year-olds found they...
04-Feb-2016 - A survey of 2,000 UK diners has found that 62 per cent think that the food offer in high street restaurant chains is ‘far too basic’.
03-Feb-2016 - Jobs in the UK’s tourism industry have grown by 12 per cent over five years to 2014, more than double the growth witnessed across other sectors of the economy.
03-Feb-2016 - The US could experience an influx of British operators on its shores in the next few years with a number of restaurant groups looking at opportunities across The Pond....
02-Feb-2016 - They may only be a small component within the full guest experience, but as many hotel companies are realising, the choice of amenities put in a hotel’s bathroom can say...
29-Jan-2016 - This weeks top 5 round-up includes news on a new service starting at McDonald's and a sneak-peak video of a new pub from Michelin-starred brothers.
28-Jan-2016 - TripAdvisor has launched a new app for Windows 10 allowing users to easily book hotels and restaurants using their smartphone.
27-Jan-2016 - A series of ‘offensive’ Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) adverts criticised by vegetarians and vegans could lead to a drop in customer numbers at the chain, a new study has found.
27-Jan-2016 - Consumers are becoming increasingly adventurous with their eating and drinking out choice with the trend being driven by millennials, the Greene King Leisure Spend Tracker has shown.
27-Jan-2016 - The number of Chinese tourists visiting the UK increased by almost 40 per cent in the first nine months of 2015, smashing previous visitor records.
26-Jan-2016 - McDonalds has announced plans to roll-out table service and its cooked-to-order burger range across hundreds of UK restaurants in a bid to challenge its high-end rivals.
25-Jan-2016 - Front-of-house staff at independent restaurants are better at making diners feel welcome than their counterparts at chain restaurants and gastro pubs according to research by HospitalityGEM.
25-Jan-2016 - Pho has become the latest restaurant group to receive Gluten Free (GF) accreditation from Coeliac UK.
22-Jan-2016 - It's that time of the week again where BigHospitality rounds up this week's biggest stories, what have you been reading?
22-Jan-2016 - Over 78m images have been tagged with #FoodPorn on Instagram, with a further 173m posts tagged #Food. With interest in this area so high, what can restaurants do to cash...
21-Jan-2016 - London hotels reportedly ended 2015 on an unexpected high with the Rugby World Cup effect being credited with the boost in trade.
20-Jan-2016 - The disparity between the supply of and demand for restaurant sites will remain in 2016 and will stretch to more parts of the UK as the market continues to swell...
18-Jan-2016 - #OMGB is a new VisitBritain campaign that encourages visitors to the UK to share some of their ‘amazing moments’ on social media to encourage others from abroad to visit Britain.