Chain Reaction

Leon Bloomsbury

Historically, most fast food restaurants have built their success on one core idea: deliver the same offer no matter where you are on the planet.  For a long time we have all enjoyed seeing identical products coming off the fast food production line, feeling  reassured by the factory-like ambiance that speaks of reliability and uniformity.  Burgers, fried chicken, pizzas, chips and the like were simple, unsophisticated  foods, which inhabited a simple, unsophisticated environment.



Helping Accommodation Partners Turn Their Dog-Friendly Customer Into Top Spenders

Europe’s #1 online pet lifestyle destination and dog friendly holiday specialists, PETSPYJAMAS.COM has launched a new Travel Partner Shop, stocking all the pet essentials for properties to make four-legged customers feel truly welcome, and maximise revenue from devoted pet owners. As part of the new initiative, PetsPyjamas are also offering a free pet interior styling service to provide advice, ideas and colour combination suggestion to fit perfectly with a property’s style, colour and budget.

Commercial Kitchen unveils its initial exhibitor list for 2017


Commercial Kitchen has released an initial exhibitor list for its 2017 event.  The UK’s only dedicated trade event for the entire commercial kitchen industry will return to the NEC Birmingham on 6-7 June, with 100 exhibiting companies showcasing the complete range of innovative equipment, devices and services required to run, refurbish or build a commercial kitchen.


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The red carpet was rolled out for a V.I.P with a difference today (22 March) as Golden George, VisitScotland’s Ambassadog, paid a visit to Principal Edinburgh Hotel as it celebrates welcoming ‘paw’fectly behaved pets.

Located in the heart of the capital, the George Street hotel is the latest pet-friendly hotel in Scotland, perfect for guests looking for a city experience that oozes grandeur and elegance without compromising on the company of their K9 companion.

Commercial Kitchen gains further association support


CEDA and FCSI confirmed as partner associations for 2017

Commercial Kitchen’s organiser, Diversified Communications UK, is delighted to confirm that CEDA (the Catering Equipment Distributors Association), which has supported the show since its inception, will continue in its pivotal role of lead partner.

The CAFFÈ CULTURE SHOW returns with brand new elements for 2017


Blending Business and Coffee for over a decade

The Caffè Culture Show is the leading UK business to business event dedicated to the café and coffee trade, and takes place on 23rd and 24th May at Kensington Olympia. The show has established itself as the go-to event for sector buyers and coffee shop owners to source products and services they need to keep to keep in line with market trends and ever-evolving consumer demands.

Vision Support Services Share Top Sleep Tips for World Sleep Day


In aid of World Sleep Day and National Bed Month, Vision’s very own sleep expert, Richard Jolie, will be presenting a workshop to staff from across the hospitality sector, from all over the UK, on the science of sleep as part of the UKHA’s Shared Knowledge Day.

Richard will be running the workshop twice throughout the day at the event, which also includes two fashion shows, 45 trade stands, five workshops and two main speakers aimed at showcasing a range of services from across the hospitality industry.

BÉNÉDICTINE crowns its UK cocktail champions!

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BÉNÉDICTINE Liqueur has crowned the winners of its 2017 Cocktail Competition, following spectacularly close heats in Manchester and Leeds where competitors were challenged to present their own twist on the classic BÉNÉ n Hot.

Hear the Lion Roar: Whisky and Rugby Partnership

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Blends the Best of the Best

Whyte & Mackay announce support of The British & Irish Lions 2017 Tour to New Zealand

 Whyte & Mackay today announce their biggest ever international sport partnership with legendary rugby team The British & Irish Lions.