The word refurbishment can be a scary thing for any venue owner, because it means two things. One, they will be afraid of the amount of money it’s going to cost and two, will they have to close whilst the refurbishment which will have a further impact on their bottom line. There’s just so much to think about when it comes to a refurbishment, including layout, general décor, hotel and restaurant furniture and much much more. But what are the signs your establishment needs a refit? What should you be... Read More
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Summer’s well on its way now and although spring has got off to a shaky start, there’s a lot to look forward to in the coming months. If you run a hospitality venue, you will be thinking of ways to increase your footfall and make the most of your establishment. So, we’ve got some great outdoor restaurant furniture and general venue ideas for your business this summer.
With grocery prices decreasing and menu prices forever increasing, how do you entice customers to leave the comfort of their own homes to come and visit your restaurant or pub instead of your competitor’s venue? Of course, the success of your venue doesn’t solely rely on one element, it does, in fact, rest upon a variety of different items working in conjunction with one another, from menu and service to contract restaurant furniture and overall ambiance.
Summer’s coming and it’s important to make sure that your restaurant caters for the family market. If your restaurant furniture, space or menu isn’t child or family friendly then you’re really missing a trick. But ‘child friendly‘ doesn’t have to always mean plastic bar stools.Of course some establishments just won’t want to cater for this market as it just doesn’t fit with their brand, however, if this is an area you’d like to explore, then read on.
The success of your restaurant is highly dependent on a variety of different factors. All of which amalgamate to ensure your venue is doing exactly what you want it to…..attracting customers and making money. One of the most important elements to any restaurant is your choice of restaurant furniture, including restaurant seating supply.It’s essentially the first impression your customers have of your business and communicates your brand, values and service. It can have a huge impact on sales, table turnover rates and also, how much you charge for your dishes.
If you’ve been following our blog so far, you will undoubtedly understand the importance and absolute necessity of contract furniture within a commercial setting and one of our latest blogs really hammered this point home. Now the clocks have gone forward, the days are getting longer and the nights are getting lighter, you may be thinking about how to transform your outdoor space or a general renovation and refurbishment. Money isn’t always available in abundance, especially for large projects and so the following blog aims to discuss how to plan... Read More
Can you imagine having an empty hotel to furnish or a space which needs a good refurbish? For us this would be a dream. But for some, it’s tricky to know where to start and could seem like a daunting task. After all, a hotelier wants to do just that, run a hotel; their forte might not necessarily be within interior design. To add to this, there’s just so many possibilities, styles and options out there these days. It’s hard to know where to start and so this blog aims... Read More
Have you ever been sitting in a pub or restaurant enjoying some delicious food, supping your favourite tipple, but your entire experience is ruined by a wobbly table or chair? Or worse still, you may have had a chair or a table collapse from underneath you…..Hopefully the latter has never happened. But it just goes to show how important it is to make sure your pub and commercial dining furniture is of contract quality, as opposed to domestic grade use.
In recent blogs, we’ve talked in abundance about how to maximise your restaurant space with the best commercial restaurant furniture in terms of space and ergonomics. We’ve touched on style and in this blog we will venture further into how to choose the best furniture for your venue to enhance your restaurant’s brand. We’ll discuss the various different styles and the types of restaurant furniture which could feature within this environment. What are you trying to achieve? You need to understand your own brand. What are you trying to achieve from... Read More
It’s been, what feels like, a long winter! We’ve had multiple bouts of snow and the thought of spring has felt, up until now, a long way off. However, Easter is on its way, the first daffodils are breaking through the soil and you may find you suddenly have a spring in your step. And that’s because the temperature is rising and spring/summer is on the way. So, as a pub owner it’s time to start thinking about preparing for the warmer weather and thinking about which outdoor pub furniture... Read More