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Chaning Business Models…? The purchasing Agenda

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Purchasing and procurement have become increasingly important to the hospitality sector in recent years, with operators and suppliers working together to find new solutions. At this morning's Purchasing Forum, proudly sponsored by Beacon, the conversation centered on how changing business models will have to impact the hospitality sector in the future. Making the observation that perhaps...

Leadership teams have much to learn

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LEADERSHIP TEAMS HAVE MUCH TO LEARN WHEN IT COMES TO EFFECTIVELY COMMUNICATING TO THEIR TEAMS... AT THE MOMENT IT IS PERCEIVED AS WEAK AND POOR

jo_hennessy Jo Hennessy Director of Research & International Development at Roffey Park Read more

The Challenge Ahead, with Ufi Ibrahim

Leadership Forum Proudly sponsored by

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The Challenge Ahead, with Ufi Ibrahim

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In an eye opening and informative forum this morning, Ufi Ibrahim, Chief Executive of the BHA made some surprising and thought provoking comments on the future of the hospitality industry in the UK and...

RSM Tenon Breakfast Forum

Breakfast Forum Thursday 25th November, 2010

Speaker: Philip Marsden Topic: Prospects for UK growth and M&A in 2011

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Philip Marsden gave an eloquent address to this morning’s Leadership Forum which provided a concise and insightful look at the challenges that lie ahead for all companies, in 2011. Some of the facts were surprising and...

5% + 2.5% = Consumer breaking point?

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At a special forum this morning, it was estimated by purchasing professionals that food costs in 2011 would increase by approximately 5%. At a time when VAT will be going up by 2.5%, taxation is increasing and Government cuts are looming, the questions posed were:
  • Would the consumer accept such rises?
  • Does the...