The drinks companies supporting the hospitality industry during Covid-19
As restaurants, pubs and bars are closed around the world due to Covid-19, we round up the drinks companies that have pledged to support the hospitality industry through one of its darkest times.
Bars in Singapore shut for a month
The Ministry of Health of Singapore has announced that entertainment venues, including nightclubs, cinemas, theatres, and karaoke outlets will be closed from 26 March until 30 April.
HK bans on-trade alcohol sales amid second wave of Covid-19
Hong Kong has banned the sale of alcohol in the city’s on-trade and is considering closing 8,600 bars, restaurants and clubs to reduce mass gatherings and contain the further spread of a fresh Covid-19 outbreak.
Food for community delivery service in Shropshire stolen during raid
A hotel and brasserie in Shropshire has been forced to cancel its community food service after its supplies, worth £1,200, were stolen during a break-in.
Updated: UK bars, pubs and restaurants told to close
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told pubs, bars and restaurants to close “as soon as they reasonably can” and not re-open to prevent the further spread of coronavirus.
Amuse-bouches: The latest restaurant news bites
In one of the most challenging weeks that the hospitality industry has experienced in recent memory, we round up the latest news and the innovative ways in which businesses are attempting to stay afloat, including a truck distributing self-isolation survival cheese boards.
HK F&B industry unites to encourage locals to dine out
Since the outbreak of Covid-19 in Hong Kong in late January, the local F&B industry has faced severe challenges, but local restaurants are getting together to initiate a campaign to encourage local diners to eat out.
The Drinks Trust calls for donations to support industry during coronavirus
Trade charity The Drinks Trust is calling on industry professionals to make donations so it can bolster its team to continue to support workers amid the coronavirus crisis.
Hospitality charity launches emergency Covid-19 appeal
UK hospitality industry charity Hospitality Action has launched an emergency appeal to support workers affected by the Covid-19 outbreak, as a growing raft of restaurants shut their doors.
Coronavirus: Ways the UK drinks and hospitality industries are coping
With the outbreak of Covid-19 hitting the food and drink industry hard, we’ve rounded up some of the innovative ways in which companies are dealing with the situation.
‘I don’t think we will survive’ – UK coronavirus response spells disaster for new bars
Despite the government’s decision to waive business rates for a year and offer grants to small firms, across the UK, bar owners are unsure whether they will survive the country’s coronavirus lockdown.