Category Archives: EP Online Articles

Thomas Franks – Feeding Communities in the UK and Abroad

During this difficult time, care, community and compassion are at the forefront of our minds. Many neighbourhoods and businesses have been and continue to come together to help provide and care for those who are vulnerable and isolated.

Thomas Franks Ltd, a UK contract caterer with operations also in Europe (Malta and Portugal) with a passion for food using fresh,...

Founded To Champion Great People and the Future of Scottish Hospitality

EPCIS Media – a partnership between CIS and EP – has been created to champion the Scottish hospitality industry, its people and how it has embraced change.

As the current Coronavirus crisis is currently demonstrating, the Scottish hospitality industry can come together as one at times like these, when many other parts of the UK have not. Indeed, hospitality...

Bespoke Hotels UK Properties Support their Local Communities

Staff at Bespoke Hotels properties giving back to the local public

Selected Bespoke Hotelsproperties across the UK are making effective provision to support their local communities and charities by redistributing perishable foods, starting immediately. In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, Bespoke Hotels has issued an imperative for properties to support their regions and those most in need....

When Schools and Businesses return to work, a new approach to Food and Hospitality will prevail

As with all periods of crisis, some sectors emerge stronger than others. The UK hospitality industry has been badly affected by the COVID-19 situation but it is nonetheless behaving with admirable strength, resilience and a renewed focus on the community. Throughout the country, kitchens are being mobilised to feed those who are most vulnerable and in need; hotel groups are housing the homeless,...

Leadership in a crisis – it is not pretty nor is it comfortable but it can be inspiring.

We have written within numerous articles and on numerous occasions about leadership, about inspiring young talent to aspire towards leadership and about the privilege and obligation which leadership bestows.

However, where we find ourselves in this virus and fear ridden situation, where our industry and the people therein are being taken to breaking point, leadership has to...