AA Hotel Services has been inspecting and recommending hotels for over 110 years. We believe those working in the industry should always strive for high standards and so we’ve developed a number of schemes and services to help support your business. When you join an accommodation scheme, we’ll work with you to provide the support you need to make your establishment reach its full potential.
We are the only organisation that works across the UK with hotels, guest accommodation, self-catering, serviced accommodation, restaurants, caravan and camping sites and catering colleges. Whether you wish to join a scheme or are interested in our consultancy services, we look forward to hearing from you.
CGA is the data and research consultancy of choice for the out-of-home food and drinks market, specialising in market measurement, consumer research and location planning.What sets CGA apart is its unique ability to access the three key types of data (supply, demand and consumer) and then triangulate this data to provide the most complete and accurate picture of anyone in the out-of-home sector. From its offices in Manchester, United Kingdom, and Chicago, United States, CGA experts work with many of the world’s biggest consumer brands, including drinks manufacturers, consumer brand owners, food suppliers and wholesalers as well as pub, bar and restaurant retailers and government entities.Founded in 1992, CGA’s mission is to use its phenomenal data and expert insight of the leisure industry to give these brands the competitive edge, and get them where they want to be, faster. To learn more, visit: www.cga.co.uk.
Established in 1935, Christie & Co is the leading provider of transactional, professional and advisory services to the hospitality industry. We employ the largest team of sector specialists in the UK and in Europe. Indeed, our pan-European hotel team comprises over 100 specialists, who between them inspected, sold and valued £4.5bn worth of hotels in 2017. As well as brokerage and advisory services, we report on our markets from 30 international offices in major cities from Austria to China.
Our consultancy team produce timely reviews and reports on the wider impact of the political, economic and social climate on the hotel markets we cover. With over 75 million data points and growing, as well as a wealth of transactional and valuations information at their fingertips, they are best placed to provide acquisition, disposal and investment advice. Our team frequently carries out feasibility, market screening, commercial due diligence, performance monitoring, benchmarking as well as strategic review and planning and have been involved in most of the debt portfolios in Spain and Portugal as well as over 150 feasibility studies in the Nordics alone. Supporting our clients from pre-acquisition planning right through to exit.
At any one time, we feature over 400 hotels on our database and have over 19,000 interested people. In fact, christie.com drives 86% of our buyers and because we’ve been doing this for over 80 years; we know our sectors and local markets inside out. With experience across the entire market, from major players to independent operators, we can offer solutions tailored specifically to our clients' needs.
Proven expertise, trusted advice, hotel specialists.
Syft connects tens of thousands of flexible workers with over 2200 employers nationwide.
From stadiums to cafes, festivals to restaurants, top businesses such as CH&Co, Dine and Fuller’s have made Syft their trusted BoH and FoH staffing partner.
Through innovative technology, multi-award winner Syft removes the barriers between workers looking for shifts and businesses in need of staff, offering the former market-leading wages and perks, and providing the latter with high-quality, reliable staff.
Candidates undergo a thorough onboarding process before they can access work, with experience, skills and compliance verified by our recruitment team. Employers can look at staff profiles and ratings and handpick workers, or automatically match via the platform’s algorithm. With greater flexibility and lower costs than traditional agencies, staff are available on-demand or well ahead of time, enabling venues to operate without disruption.
Syft is the future of work.
VIVID is a young, privately held UK business, formed in 2013 to create technological solutions for the hospitality sector. With products created specifically for hotels, care homes, the private rental sector, cruise ships and apartments, VIVID is perfectly placed to support these growing markets. VIVID’s range of solutions includes lighting & heating control, bespoke switch panels, energy saving devices, room numbers, wayfinding signage and advanced voice control. Our products are modular in architecture, and whilst the individual elements are simple and robust, they can be combined to create sophisticated solutions, cost-effectively.
VIVID has grown steadily since launch, based on having good products at good prices. We have worked with multiple independent hoteliers, as well as with Hilton and Marriott branded developments, and in the Summer of 2018 we signed a long term supply agreement with Whitbread, the UK’s largest operator.