On July 11th, 2016. In Blog Guests Videos. Comments (0)

Up Close with San Carlo’s Marcello Distefano

Marcello Distefano is the managing director of the fast growing, award-winning San Carlo Italian restaurant group. Established in 1992, the group is really well known for being an authentic Italian restaurant brand with the focus on service, food and ambience. Prior to asking GS to provide its EPOS solution, San Carlo was very much a paper […]

On August 4th, 2015. In Blog Guests. Comments (0)

Benchmarking the sector by Kate Nicholls

When we hold the annual seminar launching the latest round of the ALMR’s Benchmarking Report – the largest, most robust and most authoritative survey of its type in the sector – the first question I am always asked is, what has changed? And the answer this year is, surprisingly, an awful lot. As the ALMR […]

On May 22nd, 2015. In Blog Guests. Comments (0)

Lessons from Chicago by Kate Nicholls

I have spent most of the past week in another time zone, writes Kate Nicholls, chief executive of the ALMR. The first half of that literally as I popped over to Chicago for the Propel/ALMR NRA Study Tour – where a further timeslip happened as much of the nightlife seemed to be set in the […]

On November 12th, 2014. In Blog Guests Uncategorised. Comments (0)

Think like Fergie and think like a winner

Like me, I am sure every hospitality operator is always on the lookout for new ways to understand how to achieve highly effective performance. In my latest book, How To Think Like Sir Alex Ferguson, I share an example of how the great Manchester United coach encouraged his players to do the same. I’d like […]

On May 27th, 2014. In Blog Guests. Comments (0)

Social sovereignty stateside by James Hacon

Setting off from Heathrow last Thursday, our enthusiastic group of industry leaders and suppliers were full of buzz, looking forward to checking out the hottest new concepts Stateside. Whilst the diversity in the group meant that everyone had slightly different aims for what they wanted to get out of the trip, everyone was looking forward […]