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Commercial Kitchen countdown gets underway as online registration opens

Commercial Kitchen countdown gets underway as online registration opens

The countdown to Commercial Kitchen 2018 officially got underway today with the news that online visitor registration is now open. Now in its third year at the NEC Birmingham, the show is a magnet for top-level buyers from many of the country’s biggest foodservice operators, consultants, contract caterers, equipment distributors, and design and project houses. More

Show for pub operators sold to company behind Hotelympia

Fresh Montgomery, the organiser of UK catering trade show Hotelympia, has acquired Pub18, the only show entirely dedicated to the UK pub industry.       Pub18 is designed to provide pub owners and managers with support, ideas and inspiration to drive their businesses forward in a challenging business landscape. The show will take place on

Starbucks, Compass and Caffè Nero set to talk shop

Caffè Nero’s business development director Paul Ettinger, Compass Group’s marketing director Louise Pilkington and Starbucks’s senior innovation manager for EMEA Rachel Chatterton (pictured), are the latest additions to lunch!’s keynote line-up, it has been revealed. Taking place at London ExCeL next month, on 21-22 September, the UK’s biggest food-to-go trade show will feature over 20

Catering show axed after slowdown in stand bookings

The 2018 edition of the Hotel, Catering & Retail Show has been postponed, organisers have confirmed. Hale Events said stand sales were “not at the levels needed to present a show to market”, citing financial constraints as the main reason for the slowdown in bookings. It will be the first time in the event’s 65-year

REVEALED: The buyer’s guide to the top kit at Commercial Kitchen

The catering equipment industry is making its way to the Birmingham NEC this morning as the inaugural Commercial Kitchen show gets underway from 10am. The event will feature 80 founding exhibitors showcasing the complete range of catering equipment, devices and utensils required to run a commercial kitchen, giving buyers a chance to seek out the

‘Design gallery’ of UK’s best kitchen schemes to greet show visitors

Visitors to this week’s Commercial Kitchen show will be able to see the full design specs for some of the most eye-catching kitchen projects of the last 12 months thanks to a special tie-up between the organisers and trade body CEDA. The organisations have teamed up to create the ‘CEDA Design Gallery’, which will show

Major chain buyers voice support for Commercial Kitchen

A number of major foodservice operators have voiced their support for new Commercial Kitchen show ahead of its launch next month. Thousands of decision makers from restaurants, pubs, hotels, contract caterers, hospitals, schools, care homes, universities, attractions, distributors, consultancies and leading associations are preparing to visit, according to organisers Diversified Communications. “I’m looking forward to