The Caterer
Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.



Eat Out To Help Out scheme has ‘no negative impact’ on weekend trading

10 August 2020 by

Businesses are extending their opening hours to maximise the potential of the Eat Out to Help Out scheme after its first week saw queues on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, with ‘no negative knock-on impact for weekend trading’.


Events uncertainty sees job losses among Levy's casual workforce

10 August 2020 by

Uncertainty around the future of sport and leisure events has seen contract caterer Levy, part of Compass UK & Ireland, dismiss some of its casual workers.



Restaurant job losses in 2020 reach 22,000 – almost double 2019 figures

10 August 2020 by

More than 22,000 jobs are believed to have been lost in the restaurant and casual dining sectors so far this year, almost double the entire number lost in 2019.


Administrators resign from Signature Living’s Coal Exchange hotel

07 August 2020 by

Administrators have resigned from overseeing Signature Living’s Coal Exchange hotel and said they are “hopeful the Official Receiver or any subsequent liquidator will be able to achieve a better result for the company’s creditors”.


Hastings Hotels appoints new general manager to Culloden Estate

07 August 2020 by

Hastings Hotels has appointed Lisa Steele as general manager of its Culloden Estate & Spa in[...]


BAME in Hospitality to launch mentorship scheme

06 August 2020 by

BAME in Hospitality is set to launch a mentorship scheme this autumn designed to support the[...]


Simon Mahon appointed general manager of the Grand hotel in York

05 August 2020 by

Simon Mahon has been appointed general manager of the Grand hotel in York, following the departure[...]


Jamie Shears appointed executive chef of 45 Park Lane

05 August 2020 by

The Dorchester Collection’s 45 Park Lane hotel has appointed Jamie Shears as executive chef following the[...]


09 Sep, 2020
The Caterer Hotel F&B Summit

Whether outsourcing F&B to a big-name chef or keeping it in house, the role of the hotel restaurant has never[...]

01 Oct, 2020
Acorn Awards

Since their inception in 1986, the Acorn Awards, affectionately known as the 30 under 30, have sought to recognise the[...]

The Caterer Marketing & PR Summit
The Caterer People Summit
UK Sommelier of the Year 2020
Product Excellence Awards 2020
Casual Dining Show
Natural Food Show

In this week's issue...

How the restaurant guide will survive the pandemic, according to Michelin, The Good Food Guide, Harden's and the AA

The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Check mark icon
Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.


Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

trade tracker pixel tracking