How to hire a chef, cooks & serving staff for your restaurant

How to hire a chef, cooks & serving staff for your restaurant Even the most seasoned of restaurant owners can struggle to hire the best possible staff for their business so, if you're new to the...


Wearing the Correct Uniform in Hospitality

Just as with a uniformed workforce in other industries, a hospitality establishment equipping its staff with the proper kit is an essential priority for business owners to consider. Whether it's...


A quick look into the soups and sandwich Market

  Sandwiches The sandwich can come in a whole host of different forms. Whether it’s simple square cut bread, baguettes, bagels, wraps, sandwiches served hot etc. there is always new business...


Hot beverage offerings for Hotels

Hot drinks have always played an important role in British culture, particularly in the case of tea. However, simply being able to offer tea on the menu is no longer enough to satisfy consumer needs....


Gin is in but what's next?

Gin is in but what’s on the horizon? Brilliant botanicals are the current vogue but what will be the next top bottle? Gin is in. That is very much apparent. The rise of gin in recent years has been...


What is Blast Freezing?

Whereas standard freezers are kept at 0°C, blast freezing, also know as shock freezing, involves freezers kept at an air temperature of -30 to -40°C. Compared to the 6-12 hours it may take for a...


Christmas Trends for 2018

It's getting close to that time of year where restaurants and hotels across the country will be organizing arrangements of the best Christmas tableware, glassware and décor to get their customers...


UK licensing laws: Selling alcohol in your bar or restaurant

Here in the UK, any business that plans to serve alcoholic beverages must abide by the country's licensing laws, which regulate their sale. If you want to open a pub, bar, restaurant or any other...


Serving and Pairing Whiskies

If one of your goals as a restaurant is to gain a good reputation for its knowledge and expertise in serving whiskies, you need to have an up-to-date variety, a good serve and a presentable range of...


How to open a restaurant: The essential guide to starting a professional food business

For people who love cookery and sharing their culinary creations with others, it’s often a lifelong dream to open a restaurant. What could be better than designing a stunning venue, creating menus,...