Hospitality News

Morrisons - Old Warwick Road, Leamington Spa
‘More of our own, more from local suppliers’, Morrisons backs British suppliers

Jamie Hardesty

Morrisons is aiming to recruit more than 200 new local food suppliers following a new report calling for the UK to be more self-sufficient in food production. Headquartered in Bradford, West…

The Models Own store at Leeds Trinity.
Models Own to open its second flagship cosmetics store in Leeds

Billy Wood

Cosmetics brand Models Own is set to open its new store at Trinity Leeds this month, hot on the heels of its first flagship store in London. Coming as part of…

Jon Sibley; Tom Wills; Sarah Smith
New craft ale micropub set to launch in Newcastle city centre

Jamie Hardesty

Hull-born Jon Sibley is starting life as a publican with the launch of The Town Mouse Ale House, the latest craft beer venue to burst on to Newcastle’s ever-expanding leisure…

The new Starbucks venue at Gatwick’s South Terminal.
Brand new Starbucks outlet comes to Gatwick’s South Terminal

Billy Wood

US coffee chain Starbucks has opened a new store in Gatwick's South Terminal boasting wireless charging facilities and a range of on-the-go food options for travellers. The new outlet, which has…

John and Gip Dammone
Leeds-based Italian Salvo’s to invest in £250k restaurant makeover

Richard Bell

Leeds restaurant Salvo’s is investing in a £250k refurbishment. The Headingley Italian will close its doors this month (February 21) as it prepares to undergo the biggest makeover in its 41-year…

L-R: Treetop Trek MD Mike Turner, Cllr Carl Austin-Behan, Cllr Luthfur Rahman and Heaton Park office
Builders move in on Treetop attraction at Heaton Park

Richard Bell

Construction efforts are now underway on Treetop Trek Ltd’s newest site in the heart of Europe's biggest municipal park. The Cumbrian firm is creating a seven-acre treetop adventure attraction at Heaton…

Sim Trava reported a turnover of £12.75m in 2016
25 jobs created as Altrincham-based Sim Trava adds to Costa portfolio

Richard Bell

Costa Coffee and Pita Pit franchisee Sim Trava is creating 25 jobs with a trio of Costa openings. The Altrincham-based company, which already operates 26 stores, plans to launch the new…

Music Fest (Portfolio)
£1m sales milestone for Leeds-based Ticket Arena

Richard Bell

Ticketing firm Ticket Arena has hit a seven-figure milestone in sales following the rollout of its Payment Plan service. Launched just a year ago, the offer has pulled in £1m for…

The new venue will have space for up to 175 guests
Five Guys bites into Liverpool ONE restaurant scene

Richard Bell

American burger brand Five Guys is coming to Liverpool ONE. The restaurant operator has signed up for a 4,822 sq ft site on The Terrace, according to property firm Grosvenor Europe. The…

Inside Brilliant Inc’s new boutique on King’s Road.
Chelsea boutique jewellery brand set to sparkle on King’s Road

Billy Wood

UK jewellery brand, Brilliant Inc, which has its roots in Chelsea, has opened up a new boutique on King's Road. The 953 sq ft store, which opened this month, showcases the…

Eldon Chambers on Newcastle Quayside
Refurbishment for Newcastle hotel to be part-funded

Bradley Hall

Details have been revealed about funding support to refurbish the spectacular Grade II listed Eldon Chambers on Newcastle’s Quayside. Chartered surveyor and property agent Bradley Hall has announced that the renovation…

Luxury lifestyle brand The White Company is to open a new statement store at Bluewater.
The White Company to double its footprint at Bluewater with new ‘statement store’

Billy Wood

Luxury lifestyle brand The White Company has unveiled details of its new 'statement' store at Bluewater which will see the retailer almost doubling its footprint at the shopping centre. Due to…