All the Spirit, None of the Alcohol Elegantly Spirited Ltd is introducing stand-out new packaging and an updated brand identity for its innovative spirit alternative, STRYKK. The bold aesthetic has a fresh take on the brand and incorporates significant environmental and sustainable improvements. From January, STRYKK’s four core spirits, NOT G*N, NOT V*DKA, NOT R*M …

t has already been a challenging year for hospitality staff, with the pandemic causing a national staff shortage and many venues are still struggling to return to pre-Covid trading levels. This is the busiest time of the year for the industry, with Christmas around the corner people will soon be flocking to celebrate all the …

With growing calls to go greener due to the current climate crisis, Brits are being encouraged to make their lifestyle as green as possible where they can. With nearly nine in ten Brits (88%) saying they are environmentally conscious, this call to action is simple to act upon, even when dining out this holiday season. …

Premium bar operator Arc Inspirations has officially opened its first ever site in the Midlands with Manahatta, Birmingham. Last weekend saw the opening of Manahatta Birmingham, located on Temple Street. The New York-themed bar delivers the flavour of the Upper East Side at any time of the day or week. To celebrate the latest addition, …

Win the Ultimate Staycation with this Global Competition  Scotland’s contemporary blended whisky, Naked Malt (formerly Naked Grouse), has just launched the Live Naked Experience – a global competition to win an all-expenses-paid staycation of a lifetime in your home country.  The competition invites adventure seekers from around the world to enter by taking part in a short …

 It’s back! Yes, Novikov’s Mayfair Christmas Market is set to return bigger and better than ever.  For three whole days – from Thursday 25th November until Saturday 27th November – Mayfair Place will once again transform itself into a traffic free winter wonderland, so you can shop, eat, drink – and even meet a reindeer …

Jagermeister Cold Brew unleashes four days of coffee based entertainment with Foundation Coffee takeover by day and a series of nightly events Jägermeister Cold Brew lands in Manchester’s Northern Quarter on October 20th, partnering with the area’s best known cafe for four days of caffeine fueled entertainment and enjoyment.  During the day, Foundation Coffee House …

TiPJAR®, the UK’s leading HMRC-cleared cashless tipping platform have announced their second pioneering partnership with TableYeti™ , provider of payment devices that deliver a radically better contactless payment experience for hospitality businesses, to launchthe world’s first payment terminal that enables card tips to be separated from a transaction transparently. Their new groundbreaking tipping solution will be the first …

A major new campaign – #VATsEnough – is calling on the Chancellor Rishi Sunak to make the 12.5% VAT rate permanent for hospitality and tourism. Doing so will enable sector businesses to create 125,000 jobs, rebuild their balance sheets, boost investment, avoid damaging price increases and accelerate the UK’s post-pandemic economic recovery. The #VATsEnough campaign comes in …

The Drinks Trust today announced its new vocational hardship initiative Develop, a scheme designed to lift people out of long-term hardship and help tackle the staff and skill shortage in the drinks hospitality sector – with the ambition of training and placing over 750 staff in the first 12 months of operations. Additionally, Campari Group UK have been …