Why mandatory displays of food hygiene are a good idea
Consumers rely heavily on the Food Standards Agency’s Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS) for an honest food hygiene review, but does this mean displays of ratings should become mandatory?
Food businesses: The importance of following safety procedures
Businesses across the UK that deal with and handle food are required by law to follow health and safety procedures. Learn more about their importance.
Brexit: Should food inflation become a priority?
Beverages, fruit, vegetables, meat and fish have been highlighted in the report as the UK’s biggest imports from the EU. Because of this, there has been major calls for food inflation to be tackled urgently.
Food safety: Local authorities to increase food allergy awareness
Food businesses and restaurant owners will have to be more vigilant than ever before as local authorities ramp up food safeguards and allergen protection for consumers.
Allergy UK launch guide for food handlers
In response to these concerning figures, Allergy UK has released a free ‘Guide to Food Allergy’ in attempt to inform food handlers about allergies and help them reduce risks for allergic customers.
The real impact of instant restaurant reviews
With instant access to social media, restaurant review sites and forums, customers are now able to share their dining experiences almost immediately. This means that the reputation of your business can very quickly be made or broken…
Food safety: What are my responsibilities?
When it comes to food safety, it is important that employers and food handlers understand their responsibilities. Here we take a look at legislation in food safety and hygiene and how it has changed over the years.
FSA: Pubs could be charged for food inspections
Pubs across the UK may soon be expected to pay for requested re-inspections of their premises under the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS), it has been announced.
Pub and bar recruitment bouncing back
The recruitment picture for the hospitality sector as a whole is improving.