Lead Partners

  • Association of Pastry Chefs

    The Association of Pastry Chefs is a Friendly Society founded in 1993 by a small group of Pastry Chefs working in the London area, we are now country-wide with a growing number of international members too.

    Our aim is to promote the highest standards of Pastry and Education. The function of the Association Of Pastry Chefs is to encourage young people into the Industry, Promote Produce, Share Ideas and Techniques, Public Awareness and Free Forums.

  • British Culinary Federation

    We are now one of the largest associations in the United Kingdom and our membership is spread throughout the country in hotels, restaurants, contract catering, colleges and the Armed Services. We also have members in Canada, South Africa, Germany, Malta and the USA – in fact, in most countries around the world!

    We aim to promote culinary skills throughout the industry and protect the interests of our membership. We are available to support and gain recognition for our members as highly skilled professionals within the catering industry and can provide information at all levels of the profession. To help us achieve this, we liaise with examining bodies and other educational and vocational establishments in relation to the culinary arts.

  • cedabond

    Cedabond is a UK wide Buying and Marketing Consortium of more than 125 leading catering equipment distributors. Our Members enjoy increased profits and business growth through being part of Cedabond.

  • Craft Guild of Chefs

    Established in 1965 as a Guild of the Cookery and Food Association, the Craft Guild of Chefs has developed into the leading Chefs’ Association in the UK and has many members worldwide. 

    Our members come from all aspects of the foodservice and hospitality sectors working in a wide variety of positions from students and trainees to top management. No other association boasts such a broad and experienced membership.

  • FEA

    FEA – Foodservice Equipment Association, is recognised as the largest and most influential foodservice membership association. We represent companies across fourteen different product categories involved in the manufacture, import and export, distribution, installation & servicing of commercial foodservice equipment.

    FEA’s remit encompasses the full spectrum of equipment & ancillary services; utensils & tableware suppliers; and includes suppliers to all the main foodservice & hospitality sectors.

  • Royal Academy of Culinary Arts

    The Royal Academy of Culinary Arts is Britain’s leading professional membership association of head chefs, head pastry chefs, restaurant managers and suppliers (associates) providing education, career opportunities and the recognition of talent and skills of current and future hospitality professionals.

  • The Caterer

    The Caterer is the leading multimedia brand for the UK hospitality industry. It is the only hospitality media brand with a pan-industry focus, with extensive coverage of hotels, restaurants, foodservice, pubs and bars.

  • The Staff Canteen

    The Staff Canteen has become the industry platform for professional chefs - we are the voice of chefs. We feature some of the world's greatest chefs, and the platform is visited by tens of thousands of chefs from across every sector of the industry each month, who share their recipe and thoughts, network and engage with suppliers, or are inspired to watch our videos and read our exclusive content.

 

Event Sponsors

  • Amtico Flooring

    For more than 50 years, Amtico has been producing industry-leading flooring solutions. We are proud of our British heritage and how we've brought true innovation in flooring design and manufacturing to the rest of the world.

    We supply a full service, not just a floor. We’re dedicated to creating flooring that’s not only beautiful, but durable and sustainable - as industry leaders, it’s natural we would set the standard for continuous product efficiency, waste reduction and material innovation. Our collective passion enables us to push the boundaries by experimenting with products and techniques. Collaborating closely with our customers, we answer their design questions with expert support, outstanding service and products they can trust.

    We see the possibilities in an integrated range of luxury vinyl tiles and high-performance carpets, offering a complete flooring solution made to meet the needs of even the most demanding commercial and residential spaces.

    Amtico makes it possible.

  • Carlsberg Group

    Our founders' mentally and their unquenchable thirst for progress have made us who we are today: one of the world's leading brewery groups. We are a global brewer, powered by strong local brands. We have more than 140 brands in our beer portfolio, which spans core beer brands, craft & speciality and alcohol-free brews.

  • CFC Consult

    At CFC Consult Ltd we pride ourselves with pairing like-minded candidates with clients. We have found that people who are like minded work and play better together. Their talents, attitudes and personalities complement each other, creating a powerhouse partnership of possibility. This starts at the very first point of call “your consultant”, who understands your needs.

  • Compass Group

    We’re 60,000 talented people bringing you all of the great tasting food, memorable experiences and vital support services that can transform every day into a great day. All of the little things that make the world of difference and boost the wellbeing of millions. From outstanding restaurant experiences, enhancing sporting events and feeding thousands of school children, patients, workers and military personnel, to delivering warm welcomes, clean buildings and safe environments. We’re here to inspire, protect, nourish and energise. To brighten your day.

  • Crown Cellar Wines

    We are a close-knit, dedicated team delivering a wealth of wine knowledge and experience across the UK On-Trade. We believe that every customer is unique and take a category approach when recommending a wine range for you. We are also passionate that wine can form the heart of a great drinks range and encourage your customers to come back time and time again.

  • Fermond

    FERMOD conceives, creates, realises and sells since 1934 hardware and accessories for the refrigeration industry and in general products needing a perfect tightness for positive and negative temperatures. We are Iso 9001 certified since 1994.

  • Freddie's Flowers

    Each week Freddie chooses the best flowers of the season and puts together a beautiful bunch for you to arrange. This way they're all cut to order, with no middleman, so you get more flowers and they're all super fresh.

  • iSqueeze

    iSqueeze was formed with the view of making drinking fresh juices and smoothies as popular as drinking coffee in the UK. Catering to all sectors of the HoReCa market as well as a strong presence in retail, iSqueeze has quickly made a name for itself as the market leader in innovative juicing equipment delivered to our customers along with the highest quality juicing fruit, frozen fruit and consumables. Our customers include Sainsburys, IKEA, Coop, Compass Group, ISS, Marks and Spencer, The Premier League, Liverpool FC and Centerparcs as well as many other well known brands. Customers are able to buy, lease or contract hire our equipment thereby profiting immediately and they can relax in the knowledge that our technical support team will always be available to ensure consistent service.

  • JDE Coffee

    JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS (JDE) For more than 265 years, we have been inspired by the belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. Today our coffee & tea portfolio is available in over 100 countries around the world through iconic household names including: Jacobs, Tassimo, Moccona, Senseo, L’OR, Douwe Egberts, TiÓra,  Super, Kenco, Pilao & Gevalia. 

  • Leaflike

    At Leaflike they understand that every hotel is individual. It requires the finest attention to detail in order to create that stunning first impression. They enhance a venue’s interior and exterior with a unique and sustainable planting solution that gives maximum visual impact.

    Through using their design led arrangement of hotel plants and floral displays, your guests will enjoy that perfect arrival experience!

  • Love Inc

    Love Inc. is an online retailer (www.loveincltd.co.uk) that creates and sells luxury, high-end interior ‘statement’ pieces.  Ranging from neon lights to hand-poured candles, each item is infused with meaning (expressed as an aptly timed phrase or statement) to fill a house with soul and make the recipient feel loved. 

  • Mr Filbert's Fine Foods

    Our innovative food brand has tempted the taste buds of fine food aficionados far and wide since its start up in 2010, winning over 40 taste and food industry awards along the way. As the fastest-growing snack brand in the UK market place, Filberts Fine Foods has developed a delicious range of fusion, artisan snack recipes at its BRC food accredited site in glorious Somerset, close to Glastonbury Tor. As the taste for healthier snacks continues to grow, we are now available at discerning outlets throughout the UK and export far and wide to numerous overseas food markets.

  • MSK Ingredients

    MSK are recognised as suppliers of premium quality ingredients to Hotels and Restaurants. Due to the range and quality of our products and the service we provide we have built a large customer base which includes the majority of the UK's leading Chefs. We also supply chocolatiers, mixologists, bakers and domestic chefs.

  • Planday

    With Planday, employees can communicate with each other, swap shifts and clock in and out, while managers can create smart schedule templates, measure their target revenue compared to wage costs and track hours worked. Planday empower businesses by making the relationship between hourly workers and their managers more efficient, transparent, and productive — which leads to better business returns.  

  • ReFood

    ReFood is the European market leader in food waste recycling. We offer businesses of all sizes an alternative to sending unwanted food to landfill with our safe, secure, closed-loop, end-to-end solution. We improve companies’ green credentials, reduce their carbon footprint and lower their overall food waste disposal costs by up to 50%*.

  • Santa Maria

    Our curiosity and passion for good food has helped us to explore new tastes and irresistible flavours from all around the world. The company’s cornerstones are product development and quality. We take care to constantly provide the best in spices and exciting seasonings from around the world, from the raw ingredients - to the kitchens of home cooks. We never stop travelling, collecting ideas and inspiration and cultivating our knowledge of spices. Which allows us to have product development and quality at our core.

  • Tevalis

    Tevalis are the UK’s leader in supplying an innovative range of industry developed Epos technology software and hardware platforms. With a growing client base of over 6500+ systems installed and with a growing global presence, we have developed our solutions into all sectors within the hospitality, leisure and gaming industries.

  • Think Zinc

    Think Zinc are experts in creating unique, bespoke zinc covered bars, worktops and furniture, based in South London.

    Zinc can provide a classical yet modern look and can adapt to any style in your home or business.

 

Industry Partners

  • Allergen Accreditation

    Allergen Accreditation provides the Benchmark for operators to develop their KPI's, systems and procedures for managing the new legislation as well as Full Allergen Disclosure.  It provides support and useful links and provides the operator with a nationally recognised accreditation that they are Allergy Aware.

    This process and accreditation is for ALL catering outlets.

  • B&I Catering

    B&I Catering is the only UK trade title to focus exclusively on the Business & Industry catering market. Previously known as FSM Magazine.

  • Boutique Hotelier

    Business intelligence for hotel trendsetters.

  • Casual Dining

    Monthly magazine dedicated to the thriving casual dining sector within the UK’s eating out market. Bringing you news, interviews, industry features and more.

  • Chef & Restaurant

    Chef & Restaurant, previously Chef Magazine, is published for you. With support and contributions from Chefs across all areas and at the top of their game, our core values are to provide you, our reader with relevant, informative and exciting content. To network, through print and digital publication with your counterparts and to understand and appreciate how others in your trade are influencing the hospitality scene today. We share knowledge and skills. Our contributors are keen to “pay it forward”. This is a large industry, yet an all-inclusive one.

  • CLH News

    CLH News is a monthly trade publication for the independent hotel, pub and restaurant sector of the hospitality industry.

    Fully connected to social media, CLH News strives to help connect advertisers/products/brands with a readership of up to 60,000 on a monthly basis, read and seen by owners/managers chefs and executives of Hotels, Pubs, Restaurants, Gastro Pubs and selected Leisure Venues. We are fully committed to helping both advertisers and readers to build a successful business.

  • CSC Cost Sector Catering

    The Public Sector Catering website is the only dedicated online resource for the UK's foodservice community. Our monthly magazine, established in the market since 1993, is already essential reading for caterers, chefs and managers within the public sector, health and education, including contract catering.

    We cover all aspects of foodservice, be they in-house or run by contract caterers. This encompasses NHS and private hospitals, nursing homes, school meals, government departments, meals on wheels and welfare, prison catering, police, fire and MoD.

  • eat.drink.sleep

    Eat Drink Sleep magazine is an industry leading B2B publication and goes out to over 50,000 Hotels, Restaurants, Bars and Pubs in the UK. The publication is also read by 26,000 in the UK events industry. The magazine also has a further 22,000 independent readers and views to the magazine and the website each month.

  • EDUcatering

    EDUcatering offers a monthly look into the world of the nursery and school food industry.

  • Food & Drink International

    The hallmark of Food & Drink International is in its editorial approach. The magazine has a policy of using experts in their fields in order to ensure editorial integrity and independence. Top names in the sector regularly contribute with incisive opinion and valuable advice.

  • FoodBev Media

    FoodBev Media provides actionable insights that empower, educate and provide direction to food and beverage industry decision-makers. We offer all you need to know about food and drink innovation and trends around the world and interpret them to help you improve your business.

  • Foodservice Equipment Journal

    Foodservice Equipment Journal is the UK's only magazine and website serving purchasing professionals in major restaurant, hotel and mass catering groups.

  • Garden Centre Catering

    Garden Centre  Catering is a unique magazine dedicated entirely to the rapidly growing ‘café culture’ now seen within this business across the country. Published four times a year, this magazine brings together a wealth of information to help owners maximise the potential of on-site catering facilities

  • HOSPA

    HOSPA is the association helping hospitality's Finance, Revenue Management, IT, Marketing and Asset Management professionals develop their careers and network, as well as keep up-to-date with industry trends and developments. 

    ​They offer a wide and growing range of opportunities for members, from meetings addressing specific topics to webinars; from extensive professional resources to the latest industry data through HOSPA's monthly magazine 'The Overview'

  • Hospitality Jobs UK

    Hospitality Jobs UK established specifically for the hospitality sector advertising jobs across the UK, working closely with clients, big and small from hotels, pubs & bars, contract catering, casual dining, restaurants, leisure and coffee shops. We offer easy advertising solutions, raising their employer brand and giving them access to candidates.

    We are committed to continuously investing in the present and the future of our exciting industry and overcoming the challenges that it faces.

    It’s simple, we want to ensure the best and most relevant candidates apply for your jobs and want to take the hassle out of hiring.

  • Hotel Designs

    Hotel Designs is the leading international hotel design website. Read by more than 67,000 designers, architects, hoteliers and industry suppliers monthly, the website is the go-to destination for all the latest news, features, opinions and reviews.

  • Hotel F&B

    Hotel Food and Beverage magazine is the only publication dedicated exclusively to food and beverage provision within UK hotels.

    Recently rebranded for 2020, this innovative publication presents fresh, invaluable coverage of this ever-growing market and encompasses all aspects of the hotel industry through in-depth interviews with leading figures from the industry, business advice and topical features, drink and menu planning from the experts, case studies, reviews and the latest innovations and trends.

  • Hotel Management International

    Hotel Management International ensures that the most influential decision-makers in the industry are kept abreast of the latest strategic and technological developments by exploring the most up-to-date ideas, opinions and solutions.

    Published since 1996, this leading quarterly publication serves the needs of the world’s hotel industry and related services, bringing together current knowledge and informed opinion on key issues including hotel investment, business management and development, design, maintenance, IT, food and beverage, and personnel.

  • Hotel Suppliers

    Hotel Suppliers has created a simple but very effective online portal which provides both buyers and suppliers across the globe with the perfect way to get their message out.

    We at Hotel Suppliers have been in the industry long enough to know what works and will assist you in pointing your company in the right direction when it comes to your online advertising. We are one of the most cost-effective marketing and sales platforms in the Hospitality industry today.

  • Hotel Vision

    Hotel-Vision have created an Online Portal which provides both buyers and suppliers across the globe with an effective way of communication to get their message out. We at Hotel-Vision have been in the industry long enough to know what works and will assist you in “pointing” your company in the right direction when it comes to your online advertising.

  • Institute of Hospitality

    The Institute of Hospitality is the professional body for managers and aspiring managers working and studying in the hospitality, leisure and tourism industry. They have members working in every sector of the industry and in over 100 countries around the world.

  • London Hospitality Festival

    Now in our 11th year, the London Hospitality Festival brings staff together from hotels, restaurants and suppliers all over London to enjoy a music festival and team sports. This festival is for Hospitality workers, their family and friends to enjoy a great day out with a superb offering of children's entertainment.

  • Luxury Hospitality Magazine

    Luxury Hospitality Magazine is a leading trade publication within the hospitality industry that is an effective marketing tool for our advertisers.

    We provide up to date news, event and exhibition details as well as keeping our readers up to date with what is going on within the industry; new openings, new brand launches, design styles plus plenty of relevant information to make Luxury Hospitality Magazine an informative, interesting and useful read.

  • NCASS

    Giving caterers the systems and support to be safe, legal and profitable traders.

    As the only specialist trade association for food & drink caterers in the UK, they’ve been supporting independent business owners to be safe, legal and profitable for over three decades. NCASS provide caterers with legal documentation, training courses, work opportunities and exclusive discounts to ensure they save time and money which they can better spend on making their business a success. Members receive unlimited advice and support with any issue that crops up, no matter what stage they are at in their journey and no question is too big or too small for their team of experts.
  • Onboard Hospitality

    The world's leading magazine for the Onboard Hospitality and Travel Industry.

  • OOH Magazine

    A monthly magazine for the £17bn food-to-go industry with a focus on coffee shop, café, sandwich, high street bakery, fast casual, motorway, and in-store cafe.

  • pub & bar

    Leading pub and bar industry magazine for the modern on-trade. Bringing you operator interviews, industry features, news, insight and much more.

  • Restaurant Industry News

    Restaurant Industry Magazine is a monthly trade publication bringing professionals the latest news, openings, trends, upcoming projects, interviews, product launches, product innovations, exhibition news and much more.

  • Restaurant Update

    Restaurant Update is an industry leading publication dedicated in providing the latest news, innovations and projects around the UK. Read by over professionals 60,000 within the restaurant market consisting of business owners, head chefs and FOH and beverage managers. Each story and advert has hyperlinks taking our reader straight to our client’s website, generating web traffic and direct access to their comprehensive source of other products and services they have to offer.

  • SPACE

    SPACE is a beautifully designed magazine, created to provide anyone involved in hotel design, development and architecture with a window into the exciting and continually developing world of international hotel design.

    Produced six times a year by the publishers of Hotel Spec, the world’s leading resource guide to hotel design, architecture and development, SPACE is a natural extension to this iconic and globally recognised brand.

  • The Springboard Charity

    The Springboard Charity helps young people achieve their potential and nurtures unemployed people of any age into work. It helps alleviate poverty by supporting disadvantaged and underprivileged people into sustainable employment within hospitality, leisure and tourism.

    Springboard’s work encourages, motivates, builds confidence, develops the skills required and mentors our beneficiaries to succeed in a career within hospitality, leisure and tourism.

  • The World of Hospitality

    The World of Hospitality delivers breaking news on the topics that are shaping the modern hospitality Sector.

    Providing guidance and contacts for owners, operators and managers to help develop their business and achieve excellence.

  • TRADE

    TRADE is a social space with a focus on quality food and drink at industry-friendly prices, where like-minded hospitality professionals can unwind with peers outside working hours.

    A hotbed for networking, idea-sharing, training and inspiring the next generation of talented individuals.

  • TUCO

    We are the leading professional membership body for in-house caterers - supporting procurement & learning excellence and working to provide quality standards and advice to those working in public sector catering. We procure goods and services; driving down costs and maximising quality.