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



Nick Smith crowned National Chef of the Year 2021

30 September 2020 by

Nick Smith, head chef at Vacherin London, has been named Craft Guild of Chefs National Chef of the Year 2021 after battling it out at the stove in front of a panel of judges at Le Cordon Bleu, London.


Cateys 2020 shortlist revealed

30 September 2020 by

The shortlist for the 2020 Catey Awards has been revealed ahead of a virtual ceremony in November. 



Fit for a king: Inside the new Mitre hotel at Hampton Court

30 September 2020 by

The newly opened Mitre, perched on the bank of the Thames, is the first of a series of hotels to be revived by the Signet Collection, positioning its colourful decor and bustling restaurants within the ancient tourist hotspot of Hampton[...]


Taylor Shaw wins catering contract at Southport College

29 September 2020 by

Catering operator Taylor Shaw has won a two-year contract with Southport College to provide catering at both campuses for more than 3,000 students, staff and guests across the college’s coffee shops and student restaurant.


Meet Tia, from waitress to Care team leader in just six months!

30 September 2020 by

Sponsored article: I joined Care UK four years ago after looking for a change from my[...]


Chantelle Nicholson says we need to talk about our mental health during coronavirus

29 September 2020 by

When so many are in danger of being overwhelmed, it’s good to talk, says Chantelle Nicholson.


Chancellor launches scheme to top-up employee wages and extends VAT cut to March 2021

24 September 2020 by

The government will top-up the wages of employees kept in roles on reduced hours in a[...]


Black Book to hold online event series to celebrate Black History Month

24 September 2020 by

Representation platform Black Book is celebrating Black History Month in the UK with a series of[...]



Brakes joins Marcus Rashford’s child food poverty taskforce

25 September 2020

Foodservice supplier Brakes has announced its decision to join the Child Food Poverty Task Force, which was formed by Marcus Rashford earlier this month.


Scotland’s wholesalers call on Nicola Sturgeon to pledge financial support to supply chain

24 September 2020

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has called on first minister Nicola Sturgeon to ensure that any new phase of financial support for the hospitality and tourism sectors includes food and drink wholesalers and other businesses in the supply chain.

19 Oct, 2020
The Caterer People Summit

The 2020 People Summit will take the form of a series of free one-hour webinars tackling the biggest issues facing[...]

01 Nov, 2020
Acorn Awards

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

Casual Dining Show
Plant Based World Expo Europe
Natural Food Show
Product Excellence Awards 2021

In this week's issue...

Hampton Court’s Mitre hotel has reopened, balancing history with modern design and generous luxury

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