Digital

Digital

From OTAs to changing technologies, the rise of mobile and the growing importance of social media, the hospitality sector is facing huge digital disruption. We have rounded up the latest digital news, trends and insight to help your business stay ahead of the curve.

Nine don'ts of social media for restaurants

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Nine don'ts of social media for restaurants

By Tony Naylor

Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have transformed how restaurants market themselves. But too many are still getting social media all wrong, writes Tony Naylor.

Just Eat Hungryhouse merger could harm restaurants

Just Eat faces inquiry over Hungryhouse deal

By Sophie Witts

Just Eat’s acquisition of rival online delivery service Hungryhouse is facing an investigation from the UK competition watchdog over concerns restaurants could end up with a worse deal.

Santo Remedio to re-open as it launches £40k crowdfund bid

Santo Remedio to re-open as it launches £40k crowdfund bid

By Hannah Thompson

Santo Remedio, the Mexican-style ‘cantina’ that was forced to close its Shoreditch site after just five months of business, is to re-open pending the success of its new crowdfunding campaign and guest chef series.

Seven ways to run an effective loyalty program

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Seven ways to run an effective loyalty program

By Tim Brown

Tim Brown, senior director, sales consulting for food and beverage EMEA Oracle Hospitality, shares the results of a recent survey conducted by the hospitality technology solutions company on restaurant loyalty schemes.