As any regular readers of this column will know pairing American craft beer with food is a regular theme but this time the case for matching hops with hospitality is eloquently put by Adam Dulye, the Brewers Association’s Executive Chef and world-renowned beer and food pairing expert, in a new video produced by the Craft Beer Channel at Westminster Kingsway Catering College.

Les Roches in elite of hospitality management education with a new agreement with UNWTO and expansion of its Marbella campus

As part of its commitment to sustainable tourism, hospitality management education institution Les Roches, an Affiliate Member of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) since 2017, has signed an agreement that reaffirms the willingness of both parties to continue their collaboration in areas such as entrepreneurship, youth training and digital transformation.

Cavita & Mayahuel restaurant and bars, 56/60 Wigmore Street London W1 design by COR London

Cavita Restaurant

Ground floor  Wigmore Street, London

Completed and opened in June 2022

Design by COR London.

90 covers including two terraces, restaurant and bar seating.

Mayahuel Mecaleria Bar

Lower ground foor Wigmore Street, London

completed and opening in July 2022 by COR London.

55 covers including six tables of four, bar and counter seating, and two vault booth seating.

The Radiator Centre to Launch New Designs at HIX 2022 Hotel Interiors  

Experience celebrates the best in hotel interior design and for the cutting edge in hotel heating, visit The Radiator Centre on Stand U18.  The team will be showcasing a number of innovative new designs which not only offer the best in functionality but make an original style statement too.  From award-winning towel rails to iconic radiator designs, heating has never looked so good.  Read on for a taster of what will be on display… 

Seal Packaging launches UKCA marked plastic-free paper cups to eliminate plastic at festivals

Seal Packaging has launched the UK’s first ever UKCA mark registered certified plastic-free paper cups.

‘No time for creativity’ say UK Chefs as New Study Reveals Price Hikes and Staff Shortages in Catering Firms are Worsening Due to Lack of Innovation

New industry survey reveals top concerns amongst catering staff who say happiness, training and food wastage are amongst those aspects being ignored every day

LEDFlex Illuminates Ivy Asia across the UK  

Located in the heart of London’s most exclusive neighbourhood, The Ivy Asia is the home to delicious Asian-inspired cuisine, incredible entertainment and lavish cocktails, set within a unique and vibrant décor. 

The maximalist décor in The Ivy Asia is just as important to the overall experience as the cuisine. From the illuminated floor crafted from green, semi-precious stone to the cherry blossom trees with twinkling leaves, The Ivy Asia is designed to transport diners to a world beyond their imagination.  

Sustainable pairings with Naturewall

Opposite interior combinations can create the ideal design update. With 2022 focusing more and more on bringing natural materials and colourways into commercial spaces and the home, Naturewall’s statement wall coverings add in an organic element, creating a comfortable environment for all.  

How hospitality businesses can apply learnings from the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games to boost confidence of customers and staff

By Dr Lisa Ackerley, CEnvH, FRSPH

Director of Medical and Scientific Engagement, Hygiene at Reckitt


English sparkling wine pioneers Ridgeview has opened their new visitor destination experience, The Rows & Vine

Christmas coming sooner than ever as consumers plan to spread costs in 2022

Christmas is coming to shop shelves earlier than ever before as cash-strapped consumers attempt to spread the cost of the festive season.

The warning came from Beanies, manufacturer of flavoured coffees, which launched its range of Christmas gifts in late July.

How to Celebrate An Eco-Conscious Wedding  

Weddings are one of the most important days of our lives. Whether you have a fairy tale ceremony planned or not, it’s an exciting time to celebrate the start of married life with your nearest and dearest. So if you can keep waste to a minimum, that’s a welcome bonus!

Here are some of the sustainable wedding trends you can incorporate into your special day, so you can cut back on waste without sacrificing style.

The Sustainability of Plastic: What You Didn’t Know

Since it came to prominence in the 1950s, plastic has become one of the most common and useful packaging materials thanks to its many benefits. The lightweight, durable, hygienic, and shatterproof properties of plastic make it ideal for use across a multitude of industries.  

Over the years, plastic has had a bad rap, and other packaging options, such as glass, cardboard, and metal, are often seen as much more environmentally friendly. However, when you consider the full lifecycles of these materials and products, it’s not always that simple.

LGH Hotels to Offer Stays to Hidden Heroes After Joining ‘Room to Reward’ Scheme

LGH Hotels Management Limited have officially joined the Room to Reward scheme, with their entire portfolio of hotels located across the country, to offer stays to those most deserving in their communities.

Corona turns the heat up with the rollout of Corona Tropical 

 – Available in the On and Off-Trade, Corona Tropical taps into the growing alcoholic sparkling water market. 

– Corona Tropical is a refreshing alcoholic sparkling water made with real fruit juice*. Offering the refreshment and quality that consumers expect from Corona, now, for the first time, beyond beer. 

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Stay Like a Loved-up Celeb in Sardinia with Delphina’s New Romance Package

The extended 2022 season is perfect for a last-minute romantic couples’ getaway

Sustainable pairings with Naturewall

Opposite interior combinations can create the ideal design update. With 2022 focusing more and more on bringing natural materials and colourways into commercial spaces and the home, Naturewall’s statement wall coverings add in an organic element, creating a comfortable environment for all.  

Drink Spiking: Key Signs and Preventative Steps for Hospitality Venues

Drink spiking is a pressing issue across the UK. In fact, according to a recent survey by YouGov, one in nine women and one in 17 men have reported having their drink spiked. There has also been a rise in the number of injection spiking incidents, with the National Police Chiefs Council documenting 274 cases in the UK during September 2021.

One hospitality venue is leading the way, creating a welcoming space for party goers across the nation. The Night Owl goes above and beyond, training its staff to spot key signs and conduct preventative measures against spiking. With anti-spiking drink toppers, spiking test strips, and schemes, customers can feel safer in these venues. 

École Ducasse and Enderun Colleges renew academic partnership for next 10 years

École Ducasse, a network of schools dedicated to the transmission of outstanding French expertise in culinary and pastry arts, and Enderun Colleges, a premier four-year undergraduate management school in the Philippines, have announced the renewal of their academic partnership for the next 10 years.

The collaboration, which has already been running for a decade, offers Enderun Colleges’ students the opportunity to be trained in line with the gastronomic standards and excellence of École Ducasse, founded by multi-starred chef Alain Ducasse, as well as to extend their curriculum in France and undertake internships in the institution’s partner establishments.


  • Waterford Whisky has bottled the first Irish-peated whiskies in generations: Peated: Fenniscourt and Peated: Ballybanon
  • The products are two new bottlings in Waterford Distillery’s “Arcadian Farm Origins”, which explore the old ways of farming and whisky in search of real rarity and intense flavours
  • Both peated whiskies combine 100% Irish peat and Irish-grown barley – celebrating a return to traditional ways and flavours of Irish whisky production from over a century ago

Favouritetable wins UK Enterprise Award

UK restaurant software business Favouritetable Services Ltd has won ‘Best Restaurant Listing & Reservation Systems Provider 2022’ at the UK Enterprise Awards.

Hosted by SME News for the sixth year, the UK Enterprise Awards serve to recognise a multitude of businesses and industries of all sizes from across the UK.

The Top Ten Campsites for a Lakeside Camping Getaway

Booking a holiday escape always comes with a difficult question: “where do we want to go?” Airports throughout the UK are facing disruptions with long waiting times and cancelled flights, so you might want to stay domestic for your getaway.