Food And Drink

IFE 2017 preview: top chefs to cook at food and drink expo

IFE 2017 preview: top chefs join food and drink expo line-up

By BigHospitality

Top UK chefs including Lee Westcott, Matt Worswick, James Golding, Mark Poynton, Paul Ainsworth and Tom Brown are among the line-up for this year’s International Food & Drink Event (IFE 2017), which runs from 19-22 March.

Nuno Mendes will return to judge the chef category of the 2014 YBF awards

Young British Foodie Awards 2014

The search is back on for the UK’s most innovative food and drink enthusiasts, with the Young British Foodie Awards 2014 now open for entries.

Brakspear Pubs are spending £500k on the refurbishment of two pubs including The Crown at Playhatch near Reading

£500k refurbishment for two Brakspear Pubs

By Peter Ruddick

Brakspear Pubs has begun refurbishment schemes on two of its pubs run by The Tailor Made Dining Company at a total cost for both sites of over £500k.

BigHospitality visits Food & Drink Expo

BigHospitality visits Food & Drink Expo

By Becky Paskin

Food & Drink Expo, held this week at the Birmingham NEC, is one of the biggest trade shows for those involved in the food and drink industry

Malmaison and Hotel du Vin sales steady

Malmaison and Hotel du Vin sales steady

By Emma Eversham

Malmaison and Hotel du Vin owner/operator MWB reports a marginal fall in food and beverage sales last year while occupancy and room rate stayed steady