All news articles for September 2015

Hospitality Openings: September 2015

Hospitality Openings: September 2015

By Sophie Witts

September was another busy month for the hospitality sector, with a former Hakkasan chef opening his first restaurant, new sites from Dirty Bones Burger & Lobster, and Hilton launching its first London hotel for nine years.

Marriott Moxy hotel to open in York

Marriott Moxy hotel to open in York

By Sophie Witts

Marriott International and Vastint Hospitality have secured a site in York for their millennial-targeted Moxy hotel brand.

Best Western Hotels & Resorts now has seven brands which have all been given new logos

Best Western GB in talks to recruit five star hotels

By Emma Eversham

Best Western Great Britain has revealed it is in talks with five star hotels in the UK with a view to adding luxury properties to its BW Premier Collection portfolio for the first time. 

First Look: The new-look Le Pont de la Tour

First Look: The new-look Le Pont de la Tour

By Liam Garrahan

D&D London's Thameside restaurant Le Pont de La Tour re-opened its doors this week after a two month refurbishment and BigHospitality was one of the first to see it. 

WSH has set up a dedicated restaurants division to support high-profile chefs like John Campbell

WSH sets up dedicated restaurant arm

By Mark Wingett

Westbury Street Holdings (WSH), the owner of Searcys, BaxterStorey and Beungo, has set up a dedicated restaurants division to support high­-profile chefs in launching new ventures. 

BIRD hoping to spread its wings in 2016

BIRD hoping to spread its wings in 2016

By Sophie Witts

The husband and wife team behind fast growing London fried chicken restaurant BIRD have said they would ‘love’ to continue expanding the brand in 2016.

New World Trading Company heads south

New World Trading Company heads south

By Sophie Witts

New World Trading Company (NWTC) is continuing its expansion outside of the North of England with plans for a new Botanist site in Surrey.