Research

Hospitality sector loses nearly 1,000 more sites since July

Cost, staff and supply pressures continue to mount.
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Hospitality sector loses nearly 1,000 more sites since July

Cost, staff and supply pressures continue to mount.
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Shopper confidence declines to lowest level in a year: IGD

21% of shoppers expect to focus more on saving money rather than quality next year.
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Over four in ten Brits believe full winter lockdown ‘looming’

But most think there will be less compliance.
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Optimism about future trading recovering despite major challenges: survey

Many of the respondents called for further Government help, including an extension on the VAT reduction, reform of business rates and business rates relief for 2022/23.

Restaurants, pubs enjoy high delivery, takeaway sales in August

Deliveries and takeaways accounted for 27% of managed operators’ total sales during the month.

Inflation seen in months ahead due to “chronic” labour shortages, “insufficient” stock

Some operators are already setting up their own central production kitchens to take pressure away from individual sites.

Restaurants, pubs see sales above pre-COVID-19 levels in August

Consumer confidence is building despite COVID continuing to take a toll on trading.

Concerns around rising inflation increasing: IGD

However, confidence among younger shoppers has increased for the first time since April 2021.

Inflation “steady” as food and drink supply disruptions hit reopening: analysts

CGA and Prestige’s Foodservice Price Index predicts more price increases in the months ahead.

Over 7,000 licensed premises in limbo following ‘Freedom Day’: report

Managed restaurant, pub and bar groups are returning at a faster pace than independents.

Restaurants, pubs get boost as staycations boom

The holidaying at home trend also brought with it a bump to tourist sites across the UK.

Hospitality sector lost £100bn in sales since start of pandemic: study

Government is being urged to take measures to help, including an extension to the business rates holiday.

Delivery, takeaway sales triple pre-COVID levels for restaurants, pubs

CGA’s Hospitality at Home Tracker reveals June income up 225% from June 2019.