Black Vessel Hammock

In a world of white bathrooms, Vessel by Splinter Works, offers a dark sophistication, their strong graphic lines and sculptural forms will transform any luxury bathroom into a truly memorable, comfortable and relaxing experience.  

The truth about what guests expect from linen

Paul Swift, Business Development Manager at Berendsen UK, highlights the importance of high linen standards in meeting guest expectations in the hotel industry.

Forbes Group

Forbes Group is a leading British manufacturer and supplier of hospitality, conference and banquet furnishings to leading venues worldwide. We provide quality fabrics, furniture and equipment which allows our customers to trust our value and service whether you are a small independent outlet or an international chain.

Marbrex – The Tiling Alternative

Marbrex waterproof wall and ceiling panels have been developed as an attractive, cost effective and practical alternative to tiling. This low maintenance wall covering system is ideal for use in Hotels, Bars and Restaurants along with kitchens and bathrooms and is available in a wide range of exciting designs that can be installed in half the time required for tiling.

LumaglassTM: Destinctive Illuminated glass wall partitions, cladding, feature and focal points.

LumaglassTM is a unique self-supporting internally illuminated glazing system. It can be used as privacy internal walls and partitions or integrated with reception areas, bars or display areas.   It is a compact thin walled illuminated glazing system creating an even wash of light, up to 7M tall, with no requirement for separately installed up/down or backlighting. 


Mitre Linen, the trusted British supplier to leading luxury and boutique hotels, is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year.

The company, which has been working within the hospitality industry since 1946, has just unveiled its biggest ever catalogue.


It was the Greeks who earned the accolade for inventing the sausage more than 2,500 years ago and since then it has stood the tests of time as one of the world’s ultimate convenience foods.

Internationally, thousands of recipes have been devised, including localised delights like Lincolnshire, Cumberland, Bologna, Lyons and Berliner and, almost without exception, the sausages have been made in links of varying lengths and thickness encased in a skin which might or might not be natural.


Umbris is an architectural all-weather patio roof system perfect for contemporary designs to extend living spaces outside, integrating inside areas with the outside seamlessly. Recently, the aluminium louvre roof has gained popularity on rooftop terraces and al fresco outside dining areas.

A Guide to Planters

Leading supplier of garden planters and features, The Pot Company, offer a wide variety of materials and the sales team are more than happy to guide customers through the available options. From rustic planters suited to character properties to sleek and contemporary styles for the more modern setting, customers can find the perfect planter for that finishing touch to any outdoor space.

Living Walls In The Hospitality Industry

Living walls are emerging everywhere, adopted by big blue chip companies and the general public alike, living walls are good news for the environment and also create a fantastic ‘WOW’ factor.

The Goat Grabs Energy Savings By Its Horns With Bright Goods

One of London’s most iconic watering holes – the Goat in Boots pub in Chelsea – reopened two years ago following extensive modernisation as GOAT. This new moniker heralded a massive transformation of a historic and traditional pub into an energetic and edgy hub that comprises a contemporary Italian restaurant, a large DJ bar and a hidden 1920s styled speakeasy, irreverently branded as the Chelsea Prayer Room. However, the venue has recently undergone a second metamorphosis with the installation of energy-efficient LED lighting from the acclaimed Bright Goods range.

QED supplies new Spa & Leisure Café at Portavadie, Loch Fyne hotel and marina

Quality Equipment Distributors (QED), based in Glasgow, is a leading UK designer and supplier of modular bar, coffee shop and food service equipment, with a large selection of contemporary and classic module styles for catering and retail environments.

The company has recently completed a prestigious project for the design and installation of food service equipment at the Portavadie hotel and marina development on the shores of Loch Fyne in Argyll, Scotland.`

Infor Hospitality Sees Significant Momentum

Increased Adoption for Infor Hospitality-Specific Applications and Cloud Implementations Contribute to Success

Infor, the industry cloud company, announced significant momentum for its hospitality division at HITEC 2015 earlier this year. Over the last two years, Infor has seen a more than 200 percent increase in its SaaS hospitality solutions bookings. In addition, hospitality-specific applications such as Infor CloudSuiteTM HospitalityInfor d/EPM for Hospitality, Infor Customer and Marketing Management (CMM), and Infor Human Capital Management (HCM) brought on new relationships with more than 700 customers over the last fiscal year ending April 2015. Some of these include Wyndham Hotel GroupKempinski Hotels, Auberge Resorts, Intrawest Resorts, and Hard Rock International.

Shower cubicles offer lucrative incentive to hoteliers

Ann Boardman is Customer Services and Marketing Manager at Saniflo UK. In this article she talks about how cubicles can really help make hoteliers’ lives easier and more lucrative.