Old Course reveals pandemic impact with large losses

Old Course, which operates the Old Course Hotel in St Andrews, has issued its annual results for last year. The 2020 results show the impact...

Hung Out To Dry: Perfect Storm for Laundry Services

There has never been such a demand for rooms.  But who but would have thought that this unprecedented demand would be so stressful for...

Google rolls-out eco-certified ratings on hotel listings

Google has launched a new eco-certified rating for hotels that enables hotels to promote their sustainability credentials on the hotel details page.  When a...

£32.7bn potential in hygiene, wellness and sustainable credentials

New Research by Barclays Corporate Banking makes for some interesting reading for the Hotel sector that could be worth £32.7bn from safety, hygiene, wellness,...

Fairmont St Andrews backs Scottish Hospitality Recruitment Drive

Fairmont St Andrews is backing a new campaign to attract young people to the industry as it slowly emerges from the impact of the...

Easing of legal restrictions does not mean easing of hospitality’s challenges, trade bodies warn

New research published by hospitality and pub trade bodies UKHospitality, The British Beer and Pub Association, and The British Institute of Innkeeping shows the...

European Hotel revenue to slump by 50% in 2021 says research data

European hotel industry revenue could slump by 50% in 2021 but accommodation turnover could be up by 28% post-pandemic says research data analysed and...

The Scottish Tourism Leadership Programme launches

The Scottish Tourism Leadership Programme to support business and community-led tourism enterprises Scotland-wide has launched.  Funded by the Scottish Government's £25m Tourism Taskforce Recovery Plan,...
A Green world

Planning for sustainability can be profitable

by Nicola Young  Sustainability is a vital area for our economy, our climate, and our businesses and as a result this month we are launching...
Owner Alastair Roy

Sustainable Sustainability

The subject of sustainability might meet with a few groans, depending on your disposition, and for others it is the holy grail of how the world will thrive in the decades ahead, impacting everyone’s personal and professional lives.