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Sharp decline in industry job numbers sends alarm bells ringing

The UK’s hospitality sector is at risk of backsliding and undoing 10 years of progress as a result of financial pressures, industry trade body UKHospitality warned yesterday. Bosses at the organisation have advised the government that taxation and regulatory pressures risk the good work and job creation carried out by the hospitality sector since 2008.

Industry rocked by shock job drop

The ALMR has reacted to yesterday’s “shock” news that job creation in the sector has fallen, by calling on the government to take action to support eating and drinking out businesses. New figures reveal that employment in the sector dropped by almost 25,000, or 1.4%, in the latest quarter. ALMR chief executive, Kate Nicholls, said:

Pantheon Catering Equipment appoints former chef as sales director

Pantheon Catering Equipment has appointed Stuart Hayes as sales director. He will be responsible for expanding dealerships across the UK and further strengthening the Pantheon brand in the marketplace. Mr Hayes started his career as a chef, working his way up to include stints at The Savoy and Gleneagles. He later switched to selling equipment

Catering job vacancies hit an all-time monthly high

A record number of job vacancies were advertised within the catering industry during April, according to figures from recruitment software provider Recruitive. Its data reveals that there was a near record of 751,000 vacancies reportedly on the UK job market, with its own multi-posting software experiencing a 2% increase on January 2016, when it hit

Nando’s gets green light for Teesside restaurant

Portuguese piri-piri chain Nando’s has received permission from Stockton Council to open a second restaurant in Teesside Park later this year. The new restaurant is planned for either December 2016 or January 2017 and will create up to 40 full-time and part-time jobs. Work on the single-storey restaurant is due to start now, according to