Category Archives: December 2022

Sip Champagnes

Sip Champagnes is the UK’s leading Grower Champagne specialist, with a focus on newly discovered and fully independent producers that can’t be found anywhere else.

Solstice AV activates new robotics division to launch world-leading Pudu Robotics into UK market

Distribution challenger, Solstice, has launched a new robotics division, partnering with Pudu Robotics to introduce a range of commercial service robots into the UK mainstream marketplace.

Henkelman – No 1 brand in the UK and Europe for vacuum packers.

Over 15,000 machines sold worldwide annually

The impact of furniture on a hospitality environment

Furniture plays a key role in any hospitality business, so selecting the right furniture can be a challenge. You need to consider your clientele, what they will be expecting from the space, the size of the area and the colours and finishes you think will draw people in and make them feel welcome.

Jason Brown, Director of Design & Development at Knightsbridge Furniture, highlights the impact the furniture choices you make can have on a hospitality environment.


  • From the ultimate relaxation gift vouchers to at-home-spa gift sets, has the perfect present for everyone on your Christmas list
  • gives the options of two types of gift: gift packages or monetary vouchers
  • With all gifts, offers a range of optional gift sets to accompany the voucher, from aromatic candles to skincare sets


• New research by Spanish gin brand Puerto de Indias reveals almost three quarters (74%) of Brits look for gin brands they’ve tried whilst away when they return from holiday
• A resounding 91% of tourists try local alcoholic beverages when travelling abroad, whilst loyalty to British alcohol brands while abroad is low

Customer experience set to reach new levels

Restaurants value loyal customers – and the industry now needs them more than ever. Did you know:

  • 18-30% – increase in spend and visits attributable to loyalty programmes
  • 6% – average difference between loyalty and non-loyalty checks
  • 5-17% – percentage of total revenue driven by the most loyal 2-17% of customers.*

Introducing Citizen Spritz: Innovative new entrant to the low and no alcohol market

Alcohol-free for the people – all of the flavour – none of the faff

A disruptive new entrant to the market, Citizen Spritz is reimagining adult drinks with its range of innovative concentrated spritz mixes. Sophisticated and deeply complex in flavour, when combined with sparkling or soda water, the carefully crafted but simple-to-serve drinks, create a refreshing aperitif style beverage, designed to be enjoyed either at home or served via the on-trade. 

New Made To Measure Door Mats

There’s a vast number of entrance mats available for your home or business. However, it’s doubtful that one of the few standard-size options will be a perfect fit for your doorway. That’s why a made-to-measure door mat is an excellent idea if you want a mat that’s both functional and fits in well with the surrounding decor.

Little Hotelier unveils the traveller trends set to transform UK’s accommodation industry

Analysing the survey data of 8,000+ travellers from 10 countries globally (including the UK), Little Hotelier has created the Changing Traveller Report: Small Accommodation Edition, uncovering the evolving plans, behaviours and perspectives of today’s accommodation guest.

From the report, there are five key trends for UK accommodation providers to be aware of in the year ahead.