Restaurant Review: Sky Garden

Trying to locate the famous ‘Walky Talky’ building, designed by architects Gillespies, on 20 Fenchurch Streetwasn’t a difficult task. Looming over the city of London in a gloriously imposing and breath taking way, Sky Garden sits at the very top of the tallest part of the building in a bubble of calm, overlooking the breath-taking [...]

By | 2016-11-11T10:12:14+00:00 June 27th, 2015|Insight|0 Comments

Managed Pub Summit

On Tuesday 23rd June, an all-star speaker line-up joined by the great and the good of the managed pub sector, gathered at The Mayfair Hotel London to delve into trends, market innovation and key issues facing the industry in 2015. After a brief catch up with familiar faces over coffee, Peter Hansen, founder of Sapient [...]

By | 2017-06-20T16:49:34+00:00 June 25th, 2015|Insight|0 Comments

Getting the most out of communications

This article appeared first in Propel Friday Opinion 19th June 2015 An outstanding communications agency can be an invaluable asset for any business in the hospitality sector. This benefit isn’t driven by business turnover, the size of the marketing budget, the scope of the brief or the complexity of the task. What really drives success [...]

By | 2017-06-20T16:49:34+00:00 June 19th, 2015|Insight|0 Comments

The secret of launching or re-launching a site

This article appeared first in Propel Friday Opinion 5th June 2015 We receive quite a lot of briefs from clients to help them announce the opening of a new pub or restaurant or to re-launch newly refurbished ones. We are about to open our 40th site this year for our clients. It’s all about creating [...]

By | 2017-06-20T16:49:34+00:00 June 5th, 2015|Insight|0 Comments

Roof-top bars and basements in Chicago

With the last twinges of jetlag slowly dissipating, it’s coming up to the end of a full working week since returning from Chicago, having joined the Propel and ALMR Study Tour over the weekend. The weekend aligns with the NRA Show, USA’s largest hospitality event and provides a superb opportunity to get to see what [...]

By | 2017-06-20T16:49:34+00:00 June 4th, 2015|Insight|0 Comments