It’s National High Five Day – that moment when you could usually raise your hand to a mate and give them a good old high five. Oh wait, but you can’t. Kopparberg, who know a thing or two about good times with your friends, has figured out that the UK missed out on a whopping …

Global meeting: ECRM’s 2021 Global Market for Food & Beverage industry starts on 28th June for 5 days, operating 24/7Opportunity: Thousands of global buyers expected to meet food & beverage brands from around the worldOne-click: ECRM platform is redefining the product sourcing experience as they pool their product discovery and virtual meeting platforms to enable buyers and suppliers …

Spirit Of The Year – Ramsbury Single Estate Vodka scored 96 points making it the top score in the 2021 London Spirits Competition. Spirits from all over the world participated in the fourth annual London Spirits Competition, which took place in London on March 17, 2021. Spirits were judged on the basis of three primary …

Located in the heart of Margate town centre, The Clockwork Cocktail Company is a one-of-a-kind cocktail experience, offering a city-feel in one of Kent’s most beloved seaside suburbs. A decadent yet modest venue which plays host to bespoke steampunk-inspired design, and a menu boasting almost 50 cocktail creations, The Clockwork Cocktail Company is the jewel …

Alyce Cronk reports the predicted drinks trends for the year 2021. In 2020 we saw the hospitality industry tackle some of the most challenging times it has ever had to face. Pubs, bars and restaurants endured intermittent closures for the best part of the year, ultimately creating unforeseen pressure and a sense foreboding for every …

· Proportion of office Christmas parties hosted in pubs, bars and restaurants has collapsed by 73% compared to 2019 · The Drinks Trust and Campari UK call on companies that can afford it to donate to Shaken Not Broken hospitality worker relief fund · TV Dragon Sarah Willingham has already pledged support to the campaign …

UKHospitality has warned that the new government measures, which will see businesses in tier three permitted to provide takeaway only and those in tier two restricted to substantial meals, will lead to permanent closures and job losses. UKHospitality chief executive Kate Nicholls said: “The government is making a point of saying that these measures are …

Fix8 canned kombucha

Kombucha brand Fix8 is releasing its three flagship flavours – Triple Ginger, Strawberry Tulsi and Citrus Saffron – in new fully recyclable 330ml aluminium cans. Joining Fix8’s glass bottle range, the new format has been introduced with the aim to “tackle the barrier of consumption occasion and functionality”. Brewed in small batches at the Fix8 …

Healthy Hospo wellness app

Not-for-profit company Healthy Hospo has turned its platform into a digital web app, available 24/7, to give hospitality professionals the support they deserve and the resources they need for a happier, healthier life. Times are tough for the hospitality industry. Long shifts, short breaks, late nights, poor nutrition, stressful environments, and the newly added Covid-19 …

Trading restrictions led almost a third of Britain’s licensed premises to shut their doors last month, the latest Market Recovery Monitor from CGA and AlixPartners indicates—a sign that the sector may be substantially reduced after the end of England’s four-week lockdown. The report indicates that 69.9% of Britain’s total licensed premises were trading at the …