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Sprung Collective: a strong beginning as many clients seek to find new solutions and work in stronger partnerships

Sprung Collective, a new food service consultancy led by James Greetham, was founded earlier this year and already has recorded a strong start to its life with projects across a range of fields including with major cultural sites, in digital solutions, in B&I, and with new food service solutions.

There are clear themes and messages emerging which indicate an industry...

Thoughts for the Weekend

The above questions have become some of the most regular discussion points within many companies as there appears to be an acceptance that too much focus was placed upon chasing margin and driving costs down in the pre-pandemic years to today, a greater need to focus on how consumers can be re-engaged and attracted back into hospitality operations. It is almost a move...

Focusing on “Philoxenia” the sacred art of making a stranger feel like home

The first 5* hotel is due to open in Athens come the 15th October 2021, xenodocheio Milos which will hold authenticity of cuisine, culture and the philosophy of “philoxenia”, the sacred art of making a stranger feel like home,at its core. The Greek word Philoxenia literally means "love of the foreign or friend to the stranger" but is much more than a warm...

Can Hospitality take centre stage as cities seek to rebuild density?

Most accept that there is a genuine moment for the Hospitality sector to really step forward and showcase its value. Most today accept the importance of the role which the sector can play in re-engaging employees back into workplaces and back into cities which is crucial for the economy and for many companies.

There are a number of core pillars...

Only 31% of employees believe that their companies are ready for the world post-pandemic. How will business change?

There is a lot of nervousness in circulation regarding to the future and the actions taken today will determine how each company does re-emerge. It will require, just as was the case after the 2008/9 crash, carefully considered strategies which will include investing in human capital to enabling a growth in innovation and entrepreneurship and by embracing digitalisation to a far higher level.