The Importance of Marketing in the Hospitality Industry

In any business, a solid marketing strategy is critical to building a brand, attracting new customers and maintaining loyalty. The hospitality industry is no different. Because customer loyalty is key, marketing managers and executives devote a lot of time and […]

2018 Digital Marketing Trends in the Hospitality Industry

Hospitality is a growth industry. The sector, which includes everything from accommodation, food services, online bookings, to luxury hotels etc., is expected to see continued growth throughout the next few years. In fact, in 2017 the global restaurant sector alone was worth […]

Tourism up 6.7% as Brexit-hit UK

The number of tourists coming here grew by 6.7% in the first half of the year, new figures from the Central Statistics Office showed today. The figures showed that UK visitors are starting to shrug off a weak pound that […]

Carden Park Celebrates Cheshire Golf Course 25th Anniversary!

Carden Park hosted a celebratory golf game in recognition of the Cheshire golf course silver anniversary. Since opening, over a million rounds of golf have been played on the Cheshire Course at the luxury Carden Park country estate. The Cheshire […]

Why Restaurateurs Are Heading Under the Arches

“Arches are fundamentally quite interesting spaces, with their brickwork bringing an aesthetic appeal to the structure itself,” says Florence Graham-Dixon, JLL Head of Innovation for Foodservice Consulting. “With more companies looking for unusual features to work with to create contemporary interiors […]

Global hotel companies plan African growth

The Africa Hotel Investment Forum is being held this week in Nairobi, with scores of companies taking the opportunity to reveal new plans for growth across the continent. Marriott International, for example, is launching the AC brand into Africa later this year, […]