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Diageo relaunches its Learning for Life training programme

The new scheme is designed to give businesses the skills and support they need to meet the demands of trading during Covid-19

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Imbibe Live Online: 11 ways to market your hospitality brand online

With the second lockdown looming, boosting your online presence might be more important than ever. Luckily, at Global Bar Week recently we brought together a panel of experts to discuss how venues can maximise their online presence to engage customers, drive footfall and build loyalty

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Alcohol can be sold from on-trade venues during lockdown

Newly published lockdown regulations say alcohol can be sold as takeaway or delivery if it is pre-ordered by phone or online

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Pubs slash beer prices ahead of lockdown

Wetherspoons and Stonegate have cut their pint prices to below £1 for the three days leading up to England's second lockdown.

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'It's frozen us in limbo': On-trade reacts to restriction on takeaway alcohol during second lockdown

In the wake of the PM's announcement that hospitality venues are to shut again dur to Covid-19, Clinton Cawood talks to the on-trade about the specific exemption of alcohol for takeaway.

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More support for hospitality businesses needed as second lockdown looms

From Thursday 5 November, all hospitality businesses must close. They can operate a takeaway service but alcohol is exempt.

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The realities of the business lunch loophole

Is this the return of the business lunch? We spoke to hospitality operators on how the Covid loophole is impacting their venues.

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New cocktail menus 2020: We review the latest and greatest

Despite the challenges of Covid-19, bartenders haven't stopped innovating to produce new and exciting cocktail menus. We'll be constantly updating the below with some of the best.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

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'It's frozen us in limbo': On-trade reacts to restriction on takeaway alcohol during second lockdown

In the wake of the PM's announcement that hospitality venues are to shut again dur to Covid-19, Clinton Cawood talks to the on-trade about the specific exemption of alcohol for takeaway.

News |  People & Places

More support for hospitality businesses needed as second lockdown looms

From Thursday 5 November, all hospitality businesses must close. They can operate a takeaway service but alcohol is exempt.

News |  People & Places

The realities of the business lunch loophole

Is this the return of the business lunch? We spoke to hospitality operators on how the Covid loophole is impacting their venues.

News |  People & Places

New cocktail menus 2020: We review the latest and greatest

Despite the challenges of Covid-19, bartenders haven't stopped innovating to produce new and exciting cocktail menus. We'll be constantly updating the below with some of the best.

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Earn money for your hospitality business using *shopt

Download the app for free and start receiving cash incentives straight away.

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Four UK bars make the 2020 The World's 50 Best Bars 51-100 list

The list includes bars from 29 cities across 23 countries, with the USA leading overall and the UK leading the whole of Europe.

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USA wins Licor 43 Bartenders & Baristas Challenge 2020

Annarose Krone has taken the Licor 43 Bartenders & Baristas Challenge for America as the competition went online this year in response to Covid.

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Drinks Industry Survey launched by The Drinks Trust

The survey follows the charity's financial grant scheme and looks to help shape future help for workers in the drinks industry.

Promotion

Earn money for your hospitality business using *shopt

Download the app for free and start receiving cash incentives straight away.

News |  People & Places

Four UK bars make the 2020 The World's 50 Best Bars 51-100 list

The list includes bars from 29 cities across 23 countries, with the USA leading overall and the UK leading the whole of Europe.

Promotion

USA wins Licor 43 Bartenders & Baristas Challenge 2020

Annarose Krone has taken the Licor 43 Bartenders & Baristas Challenge for America as the competition went online this year in response to Covid.

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Drinks Industry Survey launched by The Drinks Trust

The survey follows the charity's financial grant scheme and looks to help shape future help for workers in the drinks industry.