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Wave of redundancies as distancing and end of furlough bring business realities into focus
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Wave of redundancies as distancing and end of furlough bring business realities into focus

04 June 2020 by

A wave of redundancies has begun across the hospitality sector as operators grapple with the prospect of social distancing, inflexible landlords and the winding down of the furlough scheme.

Menuwatch: Arabica
Chef

Menuwatch: Arabica

03 June 2020 by

James Walters is using his 17 years of falafel-frying experience to keep serving meze throughout lockdown in a weekly home delivery service.

Boparan Restaurant Group confirms Carluccio’s acquisition
UKHA develops Covid-19 secure housekeeping standards
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UKHA develops Covid-19 secure housekeeping standards

21 May 2020

The UK Housekeepers’ Association (UKHA) has introduced a housekeeping framework that is designed to provide an industry-wide approach to cleaning to Covid-19 secure standards.

Happy hour: Summer drinks to celebrate the end of lockdown
Food & Drink

Happy hour: Summer drinks to celebrate the end of lockdown

15 May 2020

When you reopen the doors to your bar, what’s the first drink your customers will order to toast their freedom? Something a bit more celebratory than what they’ve been drinking for weeks at home, the suppliers are betting.

Business support gaps exposed as more than half of loans rejected
Wave of pub insolvencies expected once moratorium on petitions is lifted
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Wave of pub insolvencies expected once moratorium on petitions is lifted

27 April 2020

Winding up petitions against pubs and bars are up 73% on 2019, with a wave of insolvencies expected when the moratorium on coronavirus-related petitions ends on 30 June.

Hospitality leaders to mentor apprentices through lockdown
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Hospitality leaders to mentor apprentices through lockdown

27 April 2020

A group of hospitality leaders are to mentor apprentices through a series of virtual talks aimed at keeping the next generation engaged and active.

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.