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Statement: William Reed UK Food Shows postponed

By The Morning Advertiser

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 health situation, we have taken the difficult decision to postpone the NEC UK Food Shows, said Andrew Reed, MD of exhibitions at Morning Advertiser owner William Reed.

Sporting disruption: pubs may be prevented from screening live sport if games are played behind closed doors

Coronavirus

Pubs could be barred from showing live sport

By Stuart Stone

Publicans may be prevented from screening live sport if fans are banned from attending fixtures amid fears of ‘moving crowds from stadiums to pubs’ and continuing the spread of Covid-19, according to reports.

Noise issues: Mumbli is bidding to make all venues, including pubs and restaurants, easier on the ears of customers

Loud noise forces 80% of customers to leave a pub

By Alice Leader

A new study shows eight out of 10 people have cut their visit to a pub, restaurant, or café short because of noise, with 75% of people saying they would eat out more often if venues were quieter, according to the charity Action on Hearing Loss.

Smart machines: the robots are coming. And they’re cooking dinner

The hottest kit in the kitchen

By Rob Brown

Are you committing too much of your own time and poor-quality equipment to your business when you could be working smarter and using better tools?

Phone use: 16 to 24-year-olds frequently used their phone at the pub to send a message or make calls (40%), take photos of friends or their food (37%) or check social media (41%)

How can smartphone culture help pubs?

By Nikkie Thatcher

As consumers are becoming increasingly obsessed with technology, operators should look to jump on this bandwagon by using it to their advantage.

International Women's Day: we asked dozens of leading women in the hospitality for their opinions on the state of the trade

International Women's Day 2020

Women who've made their mark in the pub sector

By MA Editorial

To champion and celebrate women in the on-trade, at all levels and across a variety of job functions, The Morning Advertiser ​has collected the life stories and advice from some of the most inspiring people in the sector.

Party pics: were you seen among the celebrations?

Publican Awards

Were you spotted at the Publican Awards 2020?

By Alice Leader

This year's coveted Publican Awards saw bow ties, glittery gowns and comedian Rob Beckett take the stage, presenting pubco leaders with their accolades.

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