Industry data: Hotel trends 1996-2003

05 July 2004
Industry data: Hotel trends 1996-2003

The number of hotels in the UK remained fairly static during the eight years between 1996 and 2002, although numbers have shown a decline since 1998.

The number of meals served decreased in 2003, to 627 million. Food sales were also down.
Number of outletsMillions of mealsFood sales (£m)
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 48,529 48,626 48,730 48,696 48,455 48,329 48,089 47,725 628 644 664 671 678 654 645 627 4,653 4,753 4,786 4,900 4,926 4,762 4,724 4,624

Source:Horizons/Foodservice Intelligence

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