Proximo Spirits is the fastest growing spirits supplier value MAT*, whilst Brockmans is growing twice as fast** as the super-premium gin category, which makes for an exciting partnership. Brockmans, the ‘Properly Improper Gin” is unlike any other gin you tasted before. Crafted with ‘Dark Berries and Noble Traditions’, it is a revelation of unexpected individual …

A brand new recognition system for the world’s best bars has been announced – set to become one of the bar industry’s most respected accolades of excellence.  The Pinnacle Guide begins its road to launch with an innovative, industry-first, six month Consultancy Phase, with all members of the global drinks trade invited to shape the …

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, you might need some inspiration to spice things up. Here’s a selection of delicious cocktails to tickle your creativity, specially prepared for the occasion! Old J Cherry Ripple ·         50ml Old J Cherry ·         35ml Milk ·         2 Scoops Vanilla Ice Cream Agnes Arber Rhubarb Gin Fizz ·         25ml Agnes Arber Rhubarb Gin …

Restaurateurs are being urged to give their heating systems some love in time for the Valentine’s Day rush. Eateries are counting down to one of their busiest times of the year around February 14th and nothing should be left to chance. Leading commercial refrigeration and air conditioning company, Pinder Cooling & Heating, is urging restaurants to …

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 …