Distancing in restaurants

May 15, 2020Hospitality, Uncategorized

Inspiring solutions for social distancing in restaurants – it IS possible! The very idea of ‘social distancing’ people in restaurants seems to go against everything that they are about. Operators have worked hard to increase the number of customer interactions that they have with their guests, and now, in order to protect them and their … Read More

Generation Z have arrived!

November 20, 2019Uncategorized

No generation is more influential than Generation Z By 2020 Generation Z will represent 20% of the UK work force. If you search the internet there are a lot of insights and trends about Generation Z; some based on facts and some…not. One thing’s for sure though, a lot of people are talking about them, … Read More

The mother! of a lunch! and the dangers of aggressive punctuation

September 20, 2018Uncategorized

I’m not sure if you’ve seen the film ‘Mother!’, the recent Darren Aronofsky mind-melter starring Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem. To be honest it’s got absolutely nothing to do with this blog so doesn’t really matter if you have or not. It’s simply to say that I find it impossible to ever mention this film, … Read More

Cash is the convenience king. Long live the king?

September 14, 2018Uncategorized

A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart. Nowadays it’s about having a card in your wallet and cash in your memories. Cash use fell a further 1% last year and now accounts for just 22% of purchases, according to recent statistics released by the British Retail Consortium. In … Read More

Call me crazy or call me cynical. Nike’s new ad reeks of cynicism but they’re onto a sure thing

September 6, 2018Uncategorized

Nike’s new ad reeks of cynicism but they’re onto a sure thing Unless you’ve been living under a rock this last week you would have seen the latest Nike advert featuring Colin Kaepernick, amongst other household sports names from LeBron James to Serena Williams. Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything.  A tagline, and a message, which has been … Read More

Losing energy?

August 31, 2018Uncategorized

The government have announced this week that they will launch a consultation on proposals to ban the sale of energy drinks, such as Red Bull and Monster to children in England amid growing concern about the impact that these high-caffeine, high-sugar drinks are having on young people’s health. A welcomed debate for sure and the … Read More