CGA

News

Delivery and takeaway sales still double pre-Covid levels

23 January 2023 by

Managed restaurant groups’ delivery and takeaway sales in December 2022 were 104% higher than in December 2019, with deliveries up 238% and takeaway and click-and-collect orders 53% ahead.

News

Over 13,000 hospitality businesses closed since 2020

20 January 2023 by

More than 10% of the UK’s hospitality businesses have permanently closed since the start of the pandemic in March 2020, new figures show.

Contract catering sales up year-on-year but down on pre-Covid levels News

Contract catering sales up year-on-year but down on pre-Covid levels

14 November 2022 by

Sales in the contract catering sector are still lagging behind pre-pandemic levels despite sharp growth over[...]

Hospitality loses 2,200 sites in three months as business cost challenges mount News

Hospitality loses 2,200 sites in three months as business cost challenges mount

20 October 2022 by

Britain’s licensed hospitality sector saw a net decline of one closure every hour in the third[...]

Analysis reveals how operators are clamping down to control costs News

Analysis reveals how operators are clamping down to control costs

11 October 2022 by

Cost control is now down to the nitty-gritty: examining menus, opening hours and interrogating spend. The[...]

Analysis: How to attract staff over the next 12 months News

Analysis: How to attract staff over the next 12 months

07 October 2022 by

Companies are competing for fewer staff, and staff are looking for companies that take diversity, inclusion[...]

CGA analysis: Value will be the watchword for 2022 News

CGA analysis: Value will be the watchword for 2022

29 September 2022

In a cost of living crisis, money people do spend is more precious. We explore research from The Caterer and CGA on how consumers are driving operators to more experiential business models

Brace for impact: the worst is yet to come with the cost of living crisis News

Brace for impact: the worst is yet to come with the cost of living crisis

27 September 2022

Just when the industry was picking itself back up after Covid and Brexit, it’s back to square one with energy costs. We take a look at CGA’s research into what business leaders are anticipating

Contract catering sales still below 2019 levels, report reveals News

Contract catering sales still below 2019 levels, report reveals

02 September 2022 by

Contract catering sales remain below 2019 levels due to cost pressures, according to the CGA by[...]

Food prices surge again in June as drought fears cause concern News

Food prices surge again in June as drought fears cause concern

08 August 2022 by

Inflation in the foodservice sector reached 11.5% in June, the latest edition of the CGA Prestige[...]

One in five nightclubs lost over the past three years, CGA reports News

One in five nightclubs lost over the past three years, CGA reports

02 August 2022 by

One in five nightclubs has been lost over the past three years, according to data from[...]

Hospitality groups' like-for-like sales up in June – but inflation bites News

Hospitality groups' like-for-like sales up in June – but inflation bites

20 July 2022 by

June’s like-for-like sales at Britain’s managed restaurant, pub and bar groups were 5% ahead of June[...]

High food and drink inflation set to extend into 2023 amid cost and supply crises News

High food and drink inflation set to extend into 2023 amid cost and supply crises

13 June 2022

Foodservice prices in April were 10% higher than in April 2021, thanks to high energy costs and unstable global supply, the latest edition of the Foodservice Price Index from CGA and Prestige Purchasing shows.

Rise in hospitality sales 'swallowed up' by high inflation News

Rise in hospitality sales 'swallowed up' by high inflation

17 May 2022

Britain’s managed restaurant, pub and bar groups saw a 2% rise in sales in April, though inflation continued to hamper growth.

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.

close

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