Analysis of all the latest consumer trends and industry reports to help you operate your business more effectively.
27-Nov-2015 - What were some of the top trending stories in hospitality this week? Here's our pick.
27-Nov-2015 - Christmas dinner bookings in pubs and restaurants have risen 202 per cent since 2012, according to research by Mitchells & Butlers, the company behind Toby Carvery, Harvesters and Sizzling Pubs.
25-Nov-2015 - Restaurants and hotels are set to cash in on this year’s Black Friday madness, with UK shoppers expected to spend £3.49bn over the four-day period.
25-Nov-2015 - Food Service Management (FSM) companies are leading the way in offering healthier meals outside of the home, a report by the British Hospitality Association (BHA) has shown.
24-Nov-2015 - JD Wetherspoon’s and Pret A Manger have topped the Food Standards Agency’s (FSA) hygiene ratings of the largest 20 high street brands.
23-Nov-2015 - Britain’s tourism industry has welcomed a record number of international visitors this year driven by a surge of interest from the Chinese market.
20-Nov-2015 - What were the hottest stories in hospitality this week? Here's our pick.
19-Nov-2015 - Hoteliers in Aberdeen faced further troubles in October with the Granite City’s RevPAR dropping sharply year-on-year as the declining oil industry continues to take its toll, according to the monthly...
18-Nov-2015 - More than half of the UK’s largest restaurant chains are serving seafood from overfished areas or failing to be transparent about the origins of their fish and shellfish, new research...
18-Nov-2015 - A boom in budget and five star brands is expected to see the number of hotel rooms in London grow 12 per cent by 2018, according to new research from...
18-Nov-2015 - British restaurants are gearing up for bumper Thanksgiving sales as data from OpenTable demonstrates a significant boost in people dining out to celebrate the holiday over the past five years.
17-Nov-2015 - The hotel sector should expect to see further consolidation as companies look to match the 'titanic organisation' created by the Marriott International and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide merger, analysts...
17-Nov-2015 - Loose leaf tea and crumpet concept Good & Proper Tea is set to open its first permanent site in London’s Shoreditch next week with the hope it will help establish...
13-Nov-2015 - What were the hottest stories in hospitality this week? Here's our pick.
11-Nov-2015 - For the first time budget hotels account for more than half of the UK’s hotel development pipeline, with growth in the sector showing no signs of slowing down, according to...
11-Nov-2015 - Research by VisitBritain shows that social media has a ‘powerful influence’ in international tourists choosing Britain as a holiday destination.
10-Nov-2015 - MPs have launched an inquiry in to whether Northern Irish hospitality businesses are being damaged by the UK's tourism tax.
09-Nov-2015 - While there are already restaurants specialising in grilled cheese, meatballs, chips and cereal, the trend for single-item menus is reportedly still on the rise in London.
06-Nov-2015 - What were the hottest stories in hospitality this week? Here's our pick:
06-Nov-2015 - Pricey hotel restaurants are proving off-putting to diners who aren’t staying there as a guest, a new study has found.
06-Nov-2015 - Airbnb is seeing ‘significant’ growth in London with the site increasingly charging higher rates than traditional hotels, new research from STR Global has found.
05-Nov-2015 - The highest ever rate of new restaurant openings in the capital is recorded in the 25th edition of Harden’s London Restaurant guide, which is published today.
04-Nov-2015 - Kebabs have become the latest fast food category to be given a makeover with a number of new players in London exploring the potential of the traditionally late-night staple....
04-Nov-2015 - London has topped a poll of the most attractive hotel investment destinations in Europe for the second year running, according to a survey of senior hospitality figures by Deloitte.
03-Nov-2015 - VisitEngland has hailed the Rugby World Cup as the ‘most successful to date’ with the tournament scoring a £1bn boost for the UK economy.