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Summary: The Labour Manifesto for 2024

Summary: The Labour Manifesto for 2024

Posted by Emma on 20th Jun 2024

The Labour Party's 2024 manifesto is a detailed plan to transform the United Kingdom by addressing the many challenges its citizens face.  Restoring Hope and Ending Conservative Chao … read more
​Summary: The Conservatives Manifesto for 2024

​Summary: The Conservatives Manifesto for 2024

Posted by Emma on 11th Jun 2024

The Conservative Party's 2024 manifesto outlines a detailed vision for the future of Britain, focusing on economic growth, tax cuts, family support, education, national security, and more. Here's a … read more
​Easy Guide to TUPE

​Easy Guide to TUPE

Posted by Emma on 29th Oct 2023

What's TUPE All About? TUPE is like a safety net for workers when another business takes over the company they work for. It makes sure that employees don't just lose their jobs or rights because … read more
​Dealing with Mental Health at Work

​Dealing with Mental Health at Work

Posted by Emily on 9th Oct 2023

Mental health isn't the easiest topic to deal with, but it's becoming increasingly important to be mindful of your staff's well-being at work as part of your duty of care. But it’s not always obvio … read more
​The Business Case for Above-Average Salaries

​The Business Case for Above-Average Salaries

Posted by Emily on 7th Oct 2023

While money isn't the sole motivator for job performance, it undeniably plays a pivotal role. Making decisions about employee pay is a nuanced task for business leaders and HR professionals. Fact … read more
​A Review: Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely

​A Review: Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely

Posted by Stelios on 28th Sep 2023

Dan Ariely's "Predictably Irrational" offers an insightful journey into the quirks of human decision-making and delves into psychology and economics, making it a valuable read for business professi … read more
​The Truth About Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)

​The Truth About Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)

Posted by Stelios on 23rd Sep 2023

Have you ever wondered about MSG? Is it truly a headache-inducing culprit? Should you incorporate it in your recipes? Well, let me take you on a journey, backed by science, to discover the truth. … read more
​The History of Fish and Chips

​The History of Fish and Chips

Posted by Emily on 18th Sep 2023

Ah, fish and chips - a delicious love story wrapped in newspaper and seasoned with a sprinkle of British culture. This quintessential dish, with its hot, flaky fish and crispy chips smothered in sa … read more
​Subway: Closing the Book on Family Ownership

​Subway: Closing the Book on Family Ownership

Posted by Stelios on 24th Aug 2023

Subway, a leading sandwich chain, has entered a definitive agreement to be acquired by Roark Capital, a major private equity firm. This marks a significant shift for Subway, moving it away from nea … read more
​Considering Selling Your Fish & Chip Shop?

​Considering Selling Your Fish & Chip Shop?

Posted by Emily on 6th Aug 2023

It could be that you're contemplating selling your cherished Fish & Chip shop. Perhaps you're yearning for a grander venture, planning for a serene retirement or maybe even aiming to downscale. Reg … read more
​Tap Into Hidden Talent: Hire Ex-Offenders

​Tap Into Hidden Talent: Hire Ex-Offenders

Posted by Emily on 1st Aug 2023

Are you looking to fill a position with a skilled, enthusiastic employee? Your search might have taken you to online advertisements, in-house referrals, or the Jobcentre. But there's an untapped re … read more
The Power of Regular Fryer Boil Outs

The Power of Regular Fryer Boil Outs

Posted by Stelios on 27th Jul 2023

We all love the tantalising aroma and satisfying crunch of freshly fried fish & chips. Whether it's crispy chicken tenders, calamari, or mouthwatering tempura prawns, there's something undeniably d … read more
​Understanding Acrylamide: What You Need to Know

​Understanding Acrylamide: What You Need to Know

Posted by Stelios on 21st Jul 2023

Acrylamide is a natural chemical that forms when we cook starchy foods like bread and potatoes at high temperatures for a long time. When we fry, bake, roast, toast, or grill these foods above 120° … read more
​Ήρθε η Επανάσταση στη Συντήρηση της Φριτέζας σας με το Καθαριστικό Φριτέζας Ceres Deep Fryer Cleaner!

​Ήρθε η Επανάσταση στη Συντήρηση της Φριτέζας σας με το Καθαριστικό Φριτέζας Ceres Deep Fryer Cleaner!

Posted by Yannis on 16th Jul 2023

Ο τακτικός καθαρισμός με βραστό νερό είναι απολύτως απαραίτητος όταν πρόκειται για τη φροντίδα και τη συντήρηση των φριτέζων σας. Όλοι γνωρίζουμε την καθημερινή φθορά που πρέπει να αντέχουν οι φριτ … read more
Breaking down barriers for disabled workers

Breaking down barriers for disabled workers

Posted by Emily on 18th Mar 2023

The government made it clear in its Spring Budget earlier this month that it is serious about getting people back into work, announcing a range of measures totalling £3.5 billion over five years to … read more
Spring Budget 2023

Spring Budget 2023

Posted by Emily on 18th Mar 2023

As we predicted, there were no major reforms in Jeremy Hunt’s first-ever Spring Budget as Chancellor that would directly help the hospitality industry, either in terms of a VAT cut or even a hint of a … read more
Exploring Monosodium Glutamate

Exploring Monosodium Glutamate

Posted by Stelios on 4th Mar 2023

WHAT IS MONOSODIUM GLUTAMATE? Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a popular seasoning and flavour enhancer. It is the purest form of umami, the fifth taste sensation. Monosodium glutamate is widely used … read more
Ramp up your recruitment drive

Ramp up your recruitment drive

Posted by Emily on 7th Jul 2022

While all business sectors are currently undergoing a staffing crisis, the hospitality industry is bearing the brunt with staff shortages reaching critical levels. According to recent ONS figures … read more
Tips for tough times

Tips for tough times

Posted by Stelios on 19th May 2022

It might feel at the moment that everything is stacked against you. Price increases on core ingredients are coming thick and fast, while problems with product availability are an increasing worry f … read more
Positive Thinking

Positive Thinking

Posted by Stelios on 1st Feb 2022

I don’t know if I’m alone in thinking this – and I hope I’m not – but I feel quite optimistic about 2022. The scrapping of most Covid measures across the UK recently has felt like a massive step fo … read more
Christmas cracker or a festive flop?

Christmas cracker or a festive flop?

Posted by Emily on 10th Dec 2021

2021 looks set to end the same way it started, with much uncertainty about what is to come. Growing fears around the Omicron variant are already showing signs of dampening consumer confidence while … read more
Starting the Year Vegan-friendly

Starting the Year Vegan-friendly

Posted by Nick on 30th Nov 2021

Move over basted turkey, pigs in blankets and honey-glazed ham, because just seven days after sitting down to a traditional Christmas feast, attention quickly turns to Veganuary. A whole month dedi … read more
Lifting Lunchtime Trade

Lifting Lunchtime Trade

Posted by Stelios on 21st Nov 2021

Lunchtime trade has taken a kicking over the last 18 months as Covid had people working from home and turning to homemade lunches or treating the family in the evening instead. The grey pound, whic … read more
Head to Head: Kate Nicholls, U.K Hospitality

Head to Head: Kate Nicholls, U.K Hospitality

Posted by Stelios on 14th Oct 2021

This week, UKHospitality stepped up pressure on the Government to retain the current 12.5% VAT rate for hospitality long-term by launching its #VATsEnough campaign. We caught up with CEO Kate Nicho … read more