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Thursday 2 April 2015

On-Trade

Beef Encounter: meat Mecca hits London

The latest in a long list of meat Meccas to hit London’s dining scene, ‘M’ is luring in the city-slickers with its wallet-busting wine and wagyu.

Thursday, March 19th, 2015 No Comments »

UK on-trade maintains post-recession growth

The UK’s major on-trade outlets saw like-for-like sales edge up 1.6% in February, continuing a near two-year trend of post-recession growth, according to the Coffer Peach Business Tracker.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Nine HK restaurants among Asia’s 50 best

A Thai restaurant has been named “The S. Pellegrino Best Restaurant in Asia” at Asia’s 50 best restaurant awards in which nine Hong Kong restaurants were also listed.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Aldi to sell ‘wagyu’ beef burgers

Discount supermarket Aldi has upped the stakes in the fine foods department with plans to sell Japan’s famed delicacy wagyu beef in the form of burgers.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Owl bar takes booze off the menu

A pop-up cocktail bar featuring live owls has removed alcohol from its menu due to concerns over animal welfare.

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Starbucks to serve alcohol at UK outlets

Starbucks has launched its “evenings” programme in the UK, which will see the coffee chain offer a range of wine and craft beers to customers after 4pm.

Friday, February 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Pizza Hut in £60m cocktail bar revamp

Cocktail bars are set to be installed at a number of Pizza Hut restaurants as part of a bid to tap into the young adult market.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Airports pressured to restrict booze sales

British airports have been told to impose tougher restrictions on alcohol sales in the departure lounge following a surge in “air rage” incidents.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Rules to win in the UK on-trade

Alcohol brands in the UK on-trade must play by this set of rules to stand out and win with drinkers, according to Sean Kelly, on-trade specialist at marketing agency Space.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

UK on-trade sees premium wine boost

Spending on cheaper wine in restaurants has dropped almost 10% in the last year, while high-end sparkling wine sales are soaring.

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 No Comments »

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