·         The ambassadorship will see Joe Schofield represent Fentimans across the UK and continue to build success in the on-trade. ·         Joe Schofield and Fentimans are working together to create new serves and provide direction for on-trade menu’s driven by consumer needs. ·         To celebrate, Fentimans and Joe Schofield hosted an exclusive event for those working in the …

Bartenders and bar owners around the world are invited to submit their best Johnnie Walker Black Label cocktail for the chance to win an exclusive trip to Scotland  Following the success of the inaugural Johnnie Walker Black Label Bartender Challenge in 2023, the world’s number one Scotch Whisky[1] is pleased to announce that the challenge is …

 Welbilt TotalCare launches to provide support and service for Welbilt’s comprehensive commercial equipment portfolio. Keeping equipment running at optimal levels, reducing downtime and prolonging the life of commercial kitchen equipment, the new Welbilt TotalCare Service Packages aim to offer wraparound support to customers with options that deliver 24/7 service responses, nationwide support from Welbilt trained …

Hoping to support and inspire their wide-ranging customer base, Campbell Brothers (catering butchers), Direct Seafoods (nationwide fishmongers) and Oliver Kay (fresh ingredient suppliers) has this week released its latest Fresh Trends Report.  Despite the multiple challenges presented by the current trading environment, operators and chefs have continued to overcome them by utilising fresh produce to …

Cointreau, the iconic French orange liqueur and a staple ingredient in the original Margarita, announces the launch of its co-branded editions of ecoSPIRITS’ ecoTOTEs™ and SmartPour™ electronic dispense systems in The Alchemist bars.  ecoSPIRITS is a circular economy company that has developed the world’s first low carbon, low waste packaging system for spirits and wine, …

The revised changes to the ‘standard tier’ will best achieve the aims of the new legislation. In its response to the Home Office consultation on Martyn’s Law, UKHospitality outlined its support of the changes. The current approach was one advocated by the leading trade body, and echoed by a Home Affairs Committee report last year.  The consultation …

CAFÉ SOLO announces the launch of its debut expression, CAFÉ SOLO ORIGINAL – the first in a range of full-bodied super premium cold brew coffee liqueurs made in the UK. The team at CAFÉ SOLO will also create a selection of cask-finished coffee liqueurs, which offer interest and complexity for mixologists making cocktails in bars and at …

Isobel Armstrong, Owner of The Secret Garden Distillery, reveals the story behind the brand. Please tell us more about The Secret Garden Distillery and the story behind the brand. The Secret Garden Distillery is run by my sister, Imogen, and I. We took over the company around 15 months ago, and it has been a …

To celebrate the launch of Jack Daniel’snew Bonded Rye Whiskey – the latest addition to the Bonded Series portfolio – five bars nationwide will be exclusively offering unique cocktail serves using Jack Daniel’s Bonded Rye Whiskey.  The participating bars include Present Company in Liverpool, Blinker Bar in Manchester, Present Company in Bristol, Panda & Sons in Edinburgh, as well as The Hawksmoor in London. …

Northern Restaurant & Bar, sponsored by Uber Eats, has reported an 11% increase in attendance at this week’s trade show.  More than 9,600 visitors attended the two day trade event in Manchester, which took place on 12-13th March at Manchester Central, with over 300 food, drink, tech and equipment suppliers showcasing the very best innovation …