Managed pub and restaurant groups recorded a 26% drop in like-for-like sales in April compared to the same month in 2019
CGA research shows the enduring appeal of eating and drinking out, the confidence of consumers and the value of the On Premise to drinks brands.
After a solid first fortnight of outside trading, rain and low temperatures created tough conditions for drinks sales last week
Neighborhood bars and Fine Dining channels are attracting higher spend post-COVID-19, however On Premise visitors are likely to stay local and seek experiences in the next 12 months.
Drinkers have been spending freely on their return to pubs, bars and restaurants, and opting for the draught pints they missed in months of lockdown.
New Contract Caterer Tracker service from CGA reveals the impact of the pandemic on food and drink businesses serving workplaces, education, leisure and other sectors
Tracker from UKHospitality and CGA shows revenue slashed by nearly two thirds
Drinks sales remained strong in the second week of outdoor-only trading for England’s pubs, bars and restaurants, CGA’s latest Drinks Recovery Tracker shows.