As a senior reporter, Katherine focuses on hotel news, analysis and features.
Expedia Group launches $275m ‘recovery package’ for hotels
Online travel agency Expedia Group has committed $275m (£221m) to help hoteliers, destinations and the wider travel industry worldwide rebound from the impact of Covid-19. "
Equinox Hotels brand eyeing London market
Luxury lifestyle brand Equinox Hotels is eyeing the London market for a future hotel opening, according to chief executive Chris Norton.
Johnson Service Group turns to share placing to raise £85m
Textile provider Johnson Service Group (JSG) has announced its intention to raise approximately £85m through a share placing.
Menuwatch: Homing Pidgin
Head chef Michael Robins has pivoted his offer to collection only, serving the community during lockdown. Katherine Price hears how keeping true to the globally inspired, ever-changing spirit of the Hackney restaurant has brought the locals flocking"
Operators raise concerns over Scotland’s lockdown route map
Operators have raised concerns over Scotland’s route map to exiting lockdown, including businesses’ outdoor spaces being able to reopen earlier than indoor spaces, and the timeline not aligning with changes to the UK-wide Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS).
Liverpool grants £450,000 outdoor spaces fund to aid recovery of hospitality businesses
The mayor of Liverpool has announced plans to create more European-style covered outdoor seating areas in the city to help businesses make up for the internal space they will lose as a result of social distancing restrictions.