All news articles for October 2015

Families are eating out together more frequently than they did five years ago. Photo: Thinkstock

75% of families eating out in restaurants more regularly

By Emma Eversham

Three quarters (75 per cent) of families are choosing to eat out together in restaurants more frequently than they were five years ago, according to a report commissioned by French restaurant chain Le Bistrot Pierre.

Paul adopts Living Wage early

Paul adopts Living Wage early

By Liam Garrahan

French bakery and café brand Paul has increased its staff wages to the National Living Wage ahead of its introduction in April.

Image credit: Thinkstock/OlgaMiltsova

Hospitality operators expect food sales to drop

By Liam Garrahan

Operators in the hospitality industry are bracing themselves for a drop in food sales figures with 30 per cent expecting either a fall in sales or no change at all, according to Horizons’ and JRA’s Eating Out-Look survey.

Behind the scenes at Foxlow

In Operation with...Foxlow

By Emma Eversham

Hawksmoor co-founder Will Beckett talks to BigHospitality about the company's recently launched neighbourhood restaurant offering Foxlow and the ethos behind it for our fifth In Operation with... video.