Lisa Jenkins

Lisa Jenkins

Managing Editor

Lisa Jenkins is managing editor at The Caterer and oversees food, drink and equipment news and features in the magazine and online. She is also the main contact for all of the suppliers to the industry. Lisa contributes chef and people features and also manages events including the prestigious Acorn Awards, Best Places to Work in Hospitality and the People Summit. She is also a long-term supporter and organiser of the Acorn Scholarship, as well as The Caterer’s KP of the Year competition and the Seafood Restaurant of the Year.

Chef

Hospitality students and chefs team up for charity barbecue competition

30 September 2021 by

Chefs and hospitality students from across the country competed in a charity cook-off at the Dirty Dozen barbecue competition at Signature Brewery in London last month.

People

Westminster Kingsway graduates celebrate with a bang

30 September 2021 by

Around 200 students and apprentices donned in mortar boards and gowns have been awarded their graduation credentials in front of teachers, staff, parents and guests at ceremonies at Westminster Kingsway College’s Victoria Centre.

Britvic switches on-the-go bottles to 100% recycled Products

Britvic switches on-the-go bottles to 100% recycled

30 September 2021 by

Britvic announced last month that a number of its brands will be moving to 100% rPET[...]

Pathways: KK Prabakaran, executive head housekeeper at Dukes London, on why he wants to see more housekeepers in the top roles People

Pathways: KK Prabakaran, executive head housekeeper at Dukes London, on why he wants to see more housekeepers in the top roles

24 September 2021 by

KK Prabakaran, executive head housekeeper at Dukes London in Mayfair, thinks that socialising is the key[...]

New products: Utopia’s Favourite, Pinti Inox Hive chopsticks, Carpigiani UK's Ice-O-Matic UCG Series, Products

New products: Utopia’s Favourite, Pinti Inox Hive chopsticks, Carpigiani UK's Ice-O-Matic UCG Series,

17 September 2021 by

A look at the latest food, drink and equipment to hit the market.

Pathways: Zoe Gill, sector development chef at Brakes, on uniting families and supporting children with food People

Pathways: Zoe Gill, sector development chef at Brakes, on uniting families and supporting children with food

17 September 2021 by

Zoe Gill, sector development chef at Brakes, has worked her way up from deli assistant to[...]

Hakkasan marks 20 years with a celebratory menu Chef

Hakkasan marks 20 years with a celebratory menu

08 September 2021 by

Hakkasan in Hanway Place is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a commemorative menu across both its[...]

HIT Scotland welcomes the return of the POETS lunch News

HIT Scotland welcomes the return of the POETS lunch

07 September 2021 by

HIT Scotland's POETS lunch took place last week, raising more than £40,000 for the emerging talent[...]

#FairKitchens launches free chef leadership training programme News

#FairKitchens launches free chef leadership training programme

06 September 2021 by

FairKitchens, a global movement driving change to secure a healthier and more sustainable foodservice industry, has[...]

Leading foodservice consultants launch professional consortium Products

Leading foodservice consultants launch professional consortium

06 September 2021 by

A group of independent foodservice and hospitality consultants have launched the Independent Foodservice & Hospitality Consultants[...]

Sysco acquires Medina Foodservice Products

Sysco acquires Medina Foodservice

03 September 2021

Global foodservice distribution company Sysco Corporation has entered into an agreement to acquire specialist regional wholesaler Medina Foodservice.

Independent Hotel Show London announces speaker line-up Hotel

Independent Hotel Show London announces speaker line-up

03 September 2021

Independent Hotel Show London presented by James Hallam, the trade event for the UK’s luxury and boutique hotel industry, returns to Olympia London on 4-5 October 2021 with an impressive array of speakers.

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.

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