The IFSA Chair has today announced that in light of an offer of alternative dates from RDS, a decision has been taken by the IFSA board to reschedule CATEX to the later dates of 2nd – 4th November 2021. This decision has been taken for several reasons:
A multi-million euro fund to help businesses serving food pay for more outdoor seating will be announced later today.
The hospitality sector has sustained significant losses because of coronavirus restrictions and when pubs and restaurants do reopen the emphasis will be on outdoor dining.
The Licensed Vintners Association (LVA) has called on the Government to provide hope to hospitality and other sectors deemed "non-essential" by announcing a pathway that will facilitate their eventual reopening. The LVA said that after the "longest, most severe hospitality lockdown in Europe", the Government now has a responsibility to provide the thousands of people impacted with a general indication of how much longer they will be left in lockdown.
Reopening in the months ahead? These are exciting times and we are all looking forward to it but will you have a full complement of staff by your side when the time comes? In the past year a lot has changed and so have personal circumstances so if it’s a case your wonderful staff are not in a position to return to you be it part time or full time, we would like to assist you.
Providing fresh, healthy drinking water, reducing their carbon footprints, and implementing visible hygiene and safety measures are some of the biggest considerations within the foodservice and facilities management industries today. The new FRIIA hands-free cold-water chiller and dispenser is latest release from Marco Beverage Systems is the ideal solution for operators looking to replace bottled water or a point-of-use system, whilst still considering hygiene and design.
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Galway City Council is to waive charges for cafés, pubs and restaurants with on-street seating, as part of an initiative to assist them through the pandemic.
Around 50 businesses around the city pay for 'Section 254' licences, to allow them use public spaces for customers.
The Taoiseach has said a comprehensive and coherent statement will be made next week on the level of Covid-19 restrictions that will apply for the period ahead.
Micheál Martin made the comments to a meeting of the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party, which heard calls from TDs and Senators for a medium-term plan once the over-70s and those with underlying conditions are vaccinated.
but unemployment unlikely to return to pre-pandemic levels until 2023 at the earliest. That is according to the ERSI's Quarterly Economic Commentary for Spring 2021. In a statement published today they said:
How things have drastically changed over the 12 months... but we’re still hungry to deliver to you!
At Henderson Foodservice we can help you get ready for re-opening with advice, a great product range, online ordering as well as a service you can rely on - we really are all still in this together.
Henderson Foodservice is a leading supplier to the foodservice and hospitality catering industry in Ireland and part of the Henderson Group of companies. Our customer base spans a variety of establishments including hotels, restaurants, cafe’s through to education and healthcare sectors.