Christmas Tree

How to dress your hospitality venue for Christmas

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How to dress your hospitality venue for Christmas

By Debbie Lakin

Debbie Lakin, senior designer at commercial interiors company Hunter Patel Creative Group, offers her top tips to making your hotel, restaurant or pub look suitably festive this Christmas.

Cask ale brewer Greene King raked in £2.7m on Christmas Day

Christmas sales boost for Greene King

By Luke Nicholls

Greene King has posted a record set of results for the Christmas and New Year period, helping the group’s overall like-for-like sales increase by 3.7 per cent for the 36 weeks to 6 January 2013.

Ambius' contemporary Christmas decorations are available to the on-trade market

Christmas products: Decorations

By Luke Nicholls

BigHospitality takes a look at some of the Christmas decorations, including contamporary decorations from Ambius and an early bird deal on Christmas trees from Xmastreesales.co.uk. With bookings for Christmas trees and decorations are already up 35 per...

Restaurants are preparing for a bumper year in Christmas party bookings

Christmas party bookings rocket by 73 per cent

By Rachel Johnson

Restaurants are seeing the renaissance of the office Christmas party, with dining out bookings up by 73 per cent on last year, an online reservations agency has said.