Thatchers Cider has unveiled its new 3 in 1 Fusion Font, now available to on-trade operators. A first for the cider industry, the unique Thatchers Fusion Font embraces world leading innovation and pioneering technology to bring the choice of three infused premium fruit flavoured ciders to the bar in one single font. Dispensed to offer …

Fridays, part of newly listed Hostmore plc, has announced a brand new partnership with illy coffee which will see a fantastic range of 12 new luxurious Italian coffees at every Fridays UK location, following a trial at selected restaurants.  Alongside the classics – Espresso, Americano, Latte, Cappuccino, and Hot Chocolate – will be a desirable …

 TOCA Football, Inc. (TOCA), the world’s leading, technology-enabled soccer experience company, announced today the rollout of its new soccer entertainment venue TOCA Social in the U.S.  TOCA Social will open to guests in Dallas in early 2023, offering friends and families a unique place to eat, drink and play. A selection of soccer-themed entertainment and immersive games …

Urban Playground, in partnership with Objective Media Group is launching THE CUBE LIVE at Manchester Arndale, the world’s first retail format of the highly successful ITV entertainment show, ‘THE CUBE’. Designed by renowned international architects Baranowitz + Kronenberg (B+K), the studio has applied their aptitude in spatial design and human experience, to create a world …

Sunny Hodge, founder of award winning bars Diogenes the Dog and aspen & meursault has raised a Government petition to extend skilled working visas to key hospitality workers With the hospitality industry reeling from the combined blows of Brexit and Covid-19, Diogenes the Dog  and aspen & meursault founder Sunny Hodge has raised a petition to extend the Skilled …

Liberation Brewing Co (part of Liberation Group) has launched its first low alcohol product – Liberation IPA Zero (ALC less than 0.5%). Echoing the company’s original Liberation IPA recipe, Liberation IPA Zero is an easy-to-drink and refreshing ale made with a punchy blend of English, US and New Zealand hops which balance stone fruit, citrus …

As part of a collaboration with Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur, the brewer has launched #NoPlasticFansHere campaign championing the removal of single-use plastics across the on trade  Today, HEINEKEN UK and two of the world’s largest football clubs, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur, have launched a campaign to remove plastic fans from football. But not …

Meaning ‘of the vine’, Della Vite is a range of vegan and sustainably made Proseccos, created by Chloe, Poppy and Cara Delevingne. The first joint venture between the sisters, Della Vite was made in collaboration with a third-generation wine-making family in the heart of the Valdobbiadene Valley in north-eastern Italy.   Della Vite combines the latest technology with traditional Italian wine craft to develop …

Consumer card spending increased 12.2 per cent in December compared to the same period in 2019, as Brits finished their final preparations for Christmas. However, the impact of restrictions and fears over the Omicron variant began to take effect across the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. Data from Barclaycard, which sees nearly half of the …

Join over 14,500 drinks industry professionals at London Wine Fair – the UK’s biggest digital and Live wine trade reunion. In 2022 we celebrate the return to Olympia, after a two-year hiatus, and The Fair’s 40th live show – a significant milestone for the longest running annual drinks trade event.  The live event will take …