Venue Reservations sees 40% rise in enquiries for 2013 Christmas parties

15 February 2013 by
Venue Reservations sees 40% rise in enquiries for 2013 Christmas parties

Venue Reservations, part of the Crown Group, has seen a 40% rise in enquiries for Christmas parties in 2013.

The firm said that year on year enquiry levels based on January 2012 versus January 2013 have seen a 31% rise, and the first six weeks has seen a 40% rise.

Nicky Pratt, customer services director, at the company said the firm had already anticipated a strong demand for Christmas parties and re-structured the team to include a dedicated Christmas party division.

Pratt said: "The level of enquiries has reinforced our belief in the trend for sector growth. This has been underpinned not just by the amount of enquiries, but also the quality of the enquiry being made. This is a clear sign that confidence is coming back to event industry as businesses and individuals are committing so far in advance to secure the best venues and dates."

Sodexo Prestige in Scotland sees rise in Christmas party bookings >>

Eating out down over Christmas as consumers cut back >>

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