News editor, specialising in restaurants and foodservice.
Up to 800 jobs at risk at Nisbets as equipment supplier streamlines for post-Covid market
Up to 800 jobs are at risk after catering equipment supplier Nisbets announced it would commence a restructuring process as it looks to reduce costs following the Covid-19 pandemic. "
Compass acquires tech start-up Feedr as it introduces mobile ordering and pre-payment
Compass Group UK and Ireland has acquired technology start-up Feedr in a move to accelerate its digital transformation, with mobile ordering and pre-payment to be introduced across workplaces.
The Goring confirms Nathan Outlaw's Siren restaurant will remain closed post-lockdown
Nathan Outlaw's Siren restaurant at the Goring hotel in London's Belgravia will not reopen when lockdown restrictions are lifted.
The fish king: Whatley Manor's Niall Keating on winning the fish course on Great British Menu
After a gruelling eight weeks, the final dishes have been selected for this year’s Great British Menu banquet. Emma Lake speaks to Niall Keating, executive chef of two-Michelin-starred Whatley Manor in the Cotswolds, who was the second chef to make it through with his fish course, when he was also[...]"
Industry had contracted before the Covid-19 lockdown
Restaurant numbers had already fallen by 2.4% year-on-year at the end of March, the CGA AlixPartners Market Recovery Monitor has shown.
Greene King gives tied tenants 90% rent reductions
Greene King will offer 90% rent reductions to tenants as it rolls out its latest multimillion-pound support package.