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JD Wetherspoon hit by beer shortages as supply chain crisis continues News

JD Wetherspoon hit by beer shortages as supply chain crisis continues

01 September 2021 by

JD Wetherspoon is experiencing shortages of some beer brands as supply chain issues continue to impact[...]

Shark fin trade to be banned in the UK News

Shark fin trade to be banned in the UK

16 August 2021 by

The UK government is to introduce new laws to crack down on the “indescribably cruel” shark[...]

Lorry drivers allowed to work longer hours as pubs and restaurants report stock issues News

Lorry drivers allowed to work longer hours as pubs and restaurants report stock issues

08 July 2021 by

The government has relaxed limits on lorry drivers’ working hours after hospitality and retail businesses reported[...]

European interest in UK jobs plummets, with hospitality among the hardest hit News

European interest in UK jobs plummets, with hospitality among the hardest hit

17 June 2021 by

Interest from non-EU workers in lower-paid UK jobs is failing to make up for a 41%[...]

Three ex-hospitality workers on why they had to leave the industry Staffing

Three ex-hospitality workers on why they had to leave the industry

03 June 2021

As employers struggle to boost their workforce, three former hospitality professionals who left the industry within the past two years explain what needs to change and why they decided to walk away for good.

What's the solution to hospitality’s staffing crisis? Staffing

What's the solution to hospitality’s staffing crisis?

02 June 2021

The double whammy of Covid and Brexit has stripped the industry of some of its best workers, some through redundancy, some through finding a better deal elsewhere after a long furlough.

Robin Hutson asks who wants to be a waiter now? In-Depth

Robin Hutson asks who wants to be a waiter now?

11 May 2021 by

From classic French-style service in the 1970s to casual European waiters in the 1990s, Robin Hutson[...]

How housekeeping has ramped up its cleaning regimes during Covid Hotel

How housekeeping has ramped up its cleaning regimes during Covid

30 April 2021 by

The pandemic has brought an increased focus on cleanliness and hygiene, with housekeeping teams across the[...]

How Brexit, Covid-19 and the Suez Canal blockage are affecting supplies, from produce to equipment and even staff Business

How Brexit, Covid-19 and the Suez Canal blockage are affecting supplies, from produce to equipment and even staff

29 April 2021 by

Bookings are flying for those operations that have reopened, but as consumer demand becomes less of[...]

‘Where are the staff?’: hospitality struggles to recruit for reopening News

‘Where are the staff?’: hospitality struggles to recruit for reopening

26 April 2021 by

Hospitality businesses across the country are struggling to find staff as they reopen, with one chef[...]

Government ‘exploring further restrictions’ on foie gras News

Government ‘exploring further restrictions’ on foie gras

09 March 2021

The government has confirmed it is “exploring further restrictions” around foie gras following reports in recent days that ministers were drafting legislation to ban imports.

The bright side of Brexit: operators and suppliers on the opportunities for UK business Business

The bright side of Brexit: operators and suppliers on the opportunities for UK business

25 February 2021

Love it or hate it, the United Kingdom has left the EU. We discover what positives this will bring for hospitality.

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