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Since October 2012, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have been operating under The Health and Safety (Fees) Regulations 2012 which state that if the HSE carry out an inspection of your premises and they find you “are in material breach of the law” you will be required to pay a fee.
Following the recent opening of London’s first ‘cat café’ in Shoreditch, where city-dwellers missing contact with their furry friends can enjoy a coffee and a cake whilst stroking one of the resident cats, the question of whether or not it is safe and legal for food businesses to permit domestic animals in their premises is raised.
Five Guys first opened in 1986 in Virginia where Jerry and Janie Murrell began their fast food venture together with their four sons. The family run joint that served hand-made burgers and freshly cut fries in peanut oil quickly became a hit. The locals raved about the tasty new concept that perfectly mixed fast-food and freshness.
The Sustainable Restaurant Association (SRA) have been delivering the FoodSave project for over five months now and are now currently supporting almost 20 London businesses to reduce their food waste, boost profit and lessen their environmental impact.
While the hospitality industry continues to thrive, technology is proving to be an increasingly important component for hotels and restaurants to gain competitive advantage. Consumers are becoming ever more susceptible to technology and as a result, competing businesses must stay one step ahead.