The programme for next month’s BIG Peach 2020 Digital Experience has been unveiled – with a provocative conference agenda, high-profile speakers and the now virtual Peach Hero & Icon Awards.
Pubs, bars and restaurants in areas that are in the upper tiers of the government’s new COVID alert system have suffered an immediate drop in sales, CGA’s latest data shows.
Pub and hospitality trade bodies UKHospitality, the British Institute of Innkeeping and the British Beer & Pub Association have revealed the grim results of their latest sector wide survey.
This year was supposed to be a special one for CGA’s Peach 2020 conference and Peach Hero & Icon Awards. But the world has changed in unimaginable ways, and continues to do so.
Coffer Peach Business Tracker, trading figures for pub, bar and restaurant groups for September 2020
Brands and businesses are being forced to adapt culturally and operationally to the new out-of-home market reality. So how can big global names maintain their presence in increasingly locally-focused markets – and ‘local’ concepts grow outside their home patch? Those will be the main themes for Atlantic Club and CGA’s upcoming webinar at 4:30pmpm on October 21.
The vast majority of consumers have been satisfied with pub, bar and restaurant operators’ safety precautions and communications in the three months since lockdown was lifted, the industry-wide ‘We Hear You’ initiative has shown.
The pandemic has accelerated the adoption of technology across hospitality, CGA research shows—but consumers aren’t ready to give up the face-to-face aspect of service when they eat and drink out.
Britain now has nearly 25,000 fewer licensed premises open than before the COVID-19 lockdown, the latest Market Recovery Monitor from CGA and AlixPartners reveals.