11 March 2020
In the Budget 2020, the Chancellor announced a number of changes that will affect consumers nation-wide.
16 December 2019
After an unpredictable climate for the retail sector moving into 2020 we predict what lies ahead for the industry in the new year.
21 June 2019
Can tech save us? Is technology the answer for an industry that needs revival? Find out from an investors point of view why the UK is an open playing field for emerging tech in the food and drink industry.
20 May 2019
With so much innovation in the food space, from realistic meat alternatives to delivery technology solutions, there is an abundance of promise for tech investors looking to grow rapidly and at scale. When it comes to return on investment, however, investors need to be savvy with whom and where they decide to invest. Does technology, therefore, make a recipe for success or disaster?
24 April 2019
One of the key themes that came out of the Pub19 Conference was how to maintain relevance and gain customers regardless of external factors such as national sporting events.
05 March 2019
An employment law update including The Good Work Plan, casual worker guidelines, holiday pay guidance, new legislation for the handling of staff tips, a worker exploitation consultation, and updates on the National Minimum Wage and the status of Uber drivers.
30 October 2018
Fiscal Phil has announced the Government’s last Budget before Brexit, assuming it happens, but what does it mean for the Consumer Markets sector?
28 September 2018
2018 has seen several high-profile businesses being rescued or left to fail; others are seeking to review their portfolios, funding position or to rationalise their structures; even previously “untouchable” businesses such as John Lewis are feeling the effects of an increasingly tough trading environment.
29 June 2017
It’s fair to say that the leisure and hospitality sector has faced a challenging first half of 2017. The uncertainty of a hung parliament, a fraught Brexit process and fears surrounding terrorist attacks have all impacted consumer confidence.
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