App offers beer discount

MOLSON Coors has updated its Carling iPint app – complete with mobile voucher offering £1 off a four-pack. The brewer said the voucher, which directs...

Hotels must strike a systems balance

Hospitality IT expert tells conference rooms are “not a test laboratory” THE role technology plays in hotels was explored by an IT expert from the...

Keep your social life above board

ACROSS all aspects of the drinks and hospitality industries social media has, in many cases, become the preferred way of reaching large sections of...

Operators spoiled for choice with new tech

New technology promises to make life easier for the trade. SLTN looks at some of the options FROM self-monitoring chillers to hi-tech point of sale...

Planning matters for new pubco lessees

SCOTTISH & Newcastle Pub Company has introduced a business planning process that will be compulsory for all new lessees. The system requires all new lessees...

Failures fall, study finds

THE number of UK businesses entering insolvency dipped in January, according to business consultancy Experian. Figures supplied by the company show that the UK insolvency...

New hotel set to bloom in heart of Commonwealth Games Glasgow

A 160-bedroom Tulip Inn hotel is to be the centrepiece of a proposed new restaurant and retail development in the heart of Glasgow’s Commonwealth...

Cutting consumption is key for pubs

PUBLICANS should focus on reducing their energy consumption before changing their supplier, energy specialists told SLTN last week. Seeking out a new gas, water or...

Time to invest more energy in efficiency?

AS overheads continue to rise across the board, it has become more important than ever for pubs to keep utility costs under control. Yet...

Troon venue set to rise from the ashes

A TROON venue gutted by fire last month could be rebuilt and relaunched by the end of the year. Lido in West Portland Street is...

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