All news articles for August 03, 2012

How to grow your business: In the last instalment of our feature we investigate private investment opportunities

Funding hospitality: Private investment

By Peter Ruddick

In the final part of our special feature on securing investment for your hospitality business our focus turns to private investment: from love money courtesy of friends and family to equity houses and venture capital.

Khun Patara Sila-On founded her restaurant business in 1973 and, as well as four sites in the UK, S&P now boasts the world’s largest group of full-service Thai restaurants

Khun Patara Sila-On: Pearls of Wisdom

By Peter Ruddick

Thai restaurateur, chef and TV cook Khun Patara Sila-On founded her first restaurant in Bangkok in 1973. Since then the S&P syndicate global restaurant, bakery and frozen business she created has opened hundreds including her first in the UK in 1990.


Follow us

Hospitality Guides

View more

Featured Suppliers

All suppliers