Our 2019 Sponsors
At Bidfood, we’re focused on going the extra mile for our customers. Being the best is a key part of our ethos, and our focus is on delivering the best customer experience, making life easier and helping customers to grow. We’re serious about service excellence and getting it right first time, and we’ve invested in building an infrastructure that keeps us close to our customers. In our range of over 13,000 products, which includes the best of both own brand and leading foodservice brands, customers will find everything they need for service from store cupboard ingredients to frozen and chilled food, soft drinks, wines, beers and spirits, cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils, cleaning products and catering equipment. We’re invested in the success of our customers and we believe great service is about more than delivering boxes, it’s also about adding value. Our expertise, our industry knowledge, the data we buy and the insight we distil helps our customers stay ahead of the curve on key food trends, creative recipes and menu ideas.
Bunzl Catering and Hospitality Division are the UK's leading suppliers of disposables, equipment and guest amenities to all sectors of the catering and hospitality industry. The businesses form an extensive nationwide distribution network and provide the most comprehensive range of products in the marketplace. They incorporate Bunzl Catering Supplies, Bunzl Lockhart Catering Equipment, Continental Chef Supplies, WK Thomas, Bunzl Guest Amenities, together with Buwier luxury guest amenities and Thomson Medd Christmas. The businesses offer the largest range of light and heavy catering equipment for front and back of house - everything from catering disposables, hygiene paper, cleaning and janitorial products, to in-room guest amenities, speciality festive products and a full design service that includes planning, construction and installation.
We are extremely proud to sponsor the Hotelier of the Year award as it highlights the excellent work taking place in today’s hospitality industry. “Being successful at this level takes a huge amount of hard work, 24-hour commitment and a total dedication to exceeding excellence. These are standards and ethics that we share at Casna. And that’s one of the reasons why we are so delighted to see our colleagues in the industry reap the rewards of their hard work and to take their place as a real inspiration to others. The Hotelier of the Year award is an accolade of the highest honour that we are delighted to be associated with.”
Caterer.com is the UK’s largest and most successful hospitality sector job board. It’s the place for jobs in hospitality. In this highly competitive hospitality market, we understand that each business is different. As a hospitality employer, you need to hire relevant, high quality talent to deliver the experience your customers expect. Caterer.com helps make your recruitment more effective. Our smart traffic strategy targets and attracts new talent, the moment they begin their job search. This delivers 1.5 million visits, 31,000 new candidate registrations, over 50,000 fresh CVs and 550, 000 job applications every month to the 17,000+ jobs on the site. But it’s not just about big numbers. Our market leading products mean you can zone in on the candidates you want to hire, and attract people that really fit your business. Our experienced team of account managers will help you build the right approach for you, boosting your success and reducing time to hire, and cost per hire for roles at every level. That’s why thousands of hospitality employers rely on us to deliver the skilled talent they need for their hard to fill roles. Discover what we can do for your business.
Hoist Group is the complete hospitality partner for hotels and public operations. With more than 20 years of proven hospitality experience, Hoist Group is the market leader in innovative High Speed Internet Access, Conference services, TV & Content solutions, PMS and back-office software as well as other guest-facing amenities. Many hotel chains, flagship independent hotels have entrusted their IT to Hoist Group. With HQ in Sweden, the company has offices in 18 countries across the EMEA region.
P & G Professional
Procter & Gamble Professional™ is the Away-From-Home division of Procter & Gamble, leveraging P&G’s, trusted brands and consumer understanding to meet the business needs for hospitality, foodservice, and care home industries. • Ariel Professional Laundry System – Automated laundry system, containing deep cleaning technology, leaving behind nothing but Ariel’s impeccable 1 Wash Clean. Three Ariel Professional System options meet all on premise laundry needs, installed with accurate dispensing equipment and programmable handsets to optimize results. • Flash Professional Cleaning System – Multi-purpose concentrated cleaning system using four products for core cleaning needs: floors, surfaces, bathrooms and odours. Accurate wall mounted dispensing systems deliver cost control and consistent results. Colour coding and language-free icons keep the program safe and simple to use. • P&G Professional’s Ready-to-Use Range – Superior professional products from Fairy and Flash cover cleaning, degreasing and disinfecting in professional kitchens, public/dining areas, rooms and bathrooms. Colour and number coded packaging ensures ease of use.
Sky is the leading provider of entertainment and communication services which is built on over 25 years of market transformation and innovation. Sky Business is the business-to-business division of Sky, providing a wide variety of commercial premises across the UK and the Republic of Ireland unrivalled entertainment from unmissable live sport and breaking news, to the best drama and comedy, documentaries and films. Sky Business offers hoteliers a range of flexible products and solutions to entertain guests. Hoteliers can choose to provide stunning HD quality to guests using either Sky In-Room with a Sky Box in every room, or Sky Select using the Sky Bright Box in the comms room to deliver HD content to multiple TVs in a hotel. It also provides Sky In-Bar, which helps to attract passing trade into hotel bars and increase dwell time and sales. Sky brings hotel guests the programmes they know and love. From award-winning drama on Sky Atlantic, to original programming on Sky One, blockbusters hits and all-time classics across 11 Sky Cinema channels and unmissable live sporting action across dedicated Sky Sports channels, Sky helps to creates a home-from-home experience. In addition to its entertainment portfolio, Sky Business provides communication services to its customers including Sky WiFi and Sky Ethernet.
Taylors of Harrogate
Tchibo Coffee Service
Tchibo Coffee Service provides top quality coffee, coffee machines and service to companies all over the UK. From front of house and in-room services, to coffee machines for conferences and events, we have everything you need to provide a total coffee solution for your hotel. Throughout 2019, we have seen customer expectations of coffee continue to rise and this is certainly true within the hospitality sector. With increasing demand for sustainable, speciality coffee, today’s customer has come to expect quality wherever they are. Our dedicated Speciality Coffee Association certified hotel training team will ensure you are properly supported, whether that is in the preparation of barista coffee or on specific detail regarding the hot drinks market. We focus on your success through increased sales and quality coffee. With our wide range of sustainable brands and coffee options, our incredible range of commercial coffee machines, along with our great service and support, you can rest assured that your business is in great hands.
Our 2019 Sponsors