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5 food safety issues to avoid this summer

There are five key food-safety issues operators need to be aware of this summer, according to the British Hospitality Association (BHA).

Safe environment advice: cook food in the kitchen before transferring it to the barbecue

Pub kitchen devastated in fire caused by 'faulty equipment'

22-May-2017 - A Wiltshire pub was devastated by a fire, which is thought to have been caused by faulty equipment.

Health & Safety

'Several people could have died' - pub fined £25,000 after chef injured in explosion

23-Nov-2016 - A West Sussex pub company was slapped with a £25,000 fine after a chef at one of its pubs was badly injured in a gas explosion. 


Enterprise fined £95k after pub’s employee “seriously injured” in gas stove accident

31-Aug-2016 - Enterprise Inns has been fined £95,000 after a member of staff at one of the company’s tenanted pubs suffered burns from a gas-fired cooking range. 


Neil Morrissey warns pub trade of ‘spontaneously exploding laundry’

16-Aug-2016 - Men Behaving Badly star and licensee Neil Morrissey has issued a warning to the trade following a surreal incident that saw his Staffordshire pub dramatically evacuated this week. 

Which fridges and freezers for your kitchen?

25-Apr-2016 - No pub chef could successfully run an efficient kitchen without fully working fridges and freezers. While they may not be the sexiest pieces of equipment, they’re definitely some of the...


Cutter's choice: how to choose the right knives for your kitchen

24-Mar-2016 - Knives come in all shapes, sizes and styles and from right across the globe, so it is no wonder young chefs are sometimes unsure about which ones to select for...

5 things to know before buying knives

21-Mar-2016 - With the huge quantity of knives available, it can be tricky finding the knife – or set of knives – to suit your particular needs. Read on for the Publican’s Morning...


Exciting new trade show - The Bar & Pub Show - launches

02-Mar-2016 - A new event dedicated to the bar and pub sector will run alongside this year's Restaurant Show at Olympia bringing together the best suppliers in the business with top operators...

Product news

Aviko and McCormick launch ‘Cash in Your Chips’ campaign

03-Feb-2016 - Chips supplier Aviko has launched a new campaign encouraging operators to switch from standard chips to a variety of its Premium Fries.


Bidvest relaunches own brand after name change

21-Jan-2016 - Foodservice giant Bidvest has relaunched its own brand portfolio of food, drink and non-food products, less than a year after the hospitality supplier changed its name.


The Christmas gadget guide for pub chefs

19-Nov-2015 - In theory, a truly talented chef should be able to produce outstanding meals with just a frying pan, a spatula, a sharp knife and the right ingredients. Cooking isn’t about...

Hot drinks

Hotting up: winter alternatives to coffee

19-Oct-2015 - The temperature is dipping, collars are being turned up and customers are looking for something to warm the cockles of the hearts. The answer, says Noli Dinkovski, is a diverse...


Investing in a new kitchen is a recipe for success

19-Oct-2015 - Refurbishment of a pub kitchen requires careful thought, planning and execution, with a variety of factors to take into account. Here are 10 top tips for your consideration.

New equipment and products gallery

14-Sep-2015 - Our pick of the top new products and equipment.

We Want Plates founder: bad presentation in pubs is "epidemic"

21-Aug-2015 - Pubs are by far the worst culprits when it comes to bad presentation of food, according to We Want Plates founder Ross McGinnes.

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New equipment and products

17-Aug-2015 - JJ Food Service has doubled its range of fresh fruit and vegetables, aimed at offering a wider variety of products to operators.

Going up in smoke: running a barbecue

30-Jul-2015 - With the busy summer period in full swing, barbecues are all the rage in pub gardens up and down the country. A range of new options are aimings to make...

New Products

New equipment and products

17-Jul-2015 - Bunzl Lockhart Catering Equipment has launched a new tableware range themed around the great Impressionist painters.

Tea-loving student creates portable teapot made from bamboo

10-Jul-2015 - An entrepreneurial student with a love of tea has developed a portable bamboo teapot that can be used for both hot and cold drinks.

JJ Food Service launches order-predicting smart app

08-Jul-2015 - Wholesaler JJ Food Service has introduced a smart app with ‘machine learning technology’ that can predict customer orders.

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New equipment and products

02-Jul-2015 - JJ Food Service has launched smaller pack sizes for its fresh lamb and chicken lines, aimed at supporting smaller caterers.

New Products

New equipment and products

26-Jun-2015 - JJ Food Service has doubled its range of frozen fish products.

New equipment and products

18-Jun-2015 - Our pick of the latest kit

New equipment and products

12-Jun-2015 - Brakes has relaunched its range of Prime Meats chilled lamb products, which will now all come from free-range, grass fed, British animals.