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Richard Bursby

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Elisabeth Heide

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Jack Wain

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作者

Richard Bursby

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Elisabeth Heide

高级律师

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Jack Wain

律师

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2019年5月2日

Hospitality in the News - 2 May 2019

Your latest instalment of articles and opinions from across the Hospitality sector.

TW: thinkingdifferently

Could your next meal be delivered from a "dark kitchen"? Since 2017, Deliveroo has enabled a handful of its 20,000 eateries to make use of 16 purpose built warehouses across England. With site and equipment costs covered mostly by Deliveroo, these restaurants are now servicing customers further afield instead of splashing out on new premises or over-stretching their current sites. Each warehouse contains kitchens fitted with industrial equipment for them to use, from pizza ovens to burger grills.

Apps now account for 39% of dine-in deliveries and the take-away industry is worth £4.9 billion in the UK alone. This type of hospitality requires little glamour, so the "dark kitchens" are not for consumers and are on industrial parks or hidden away in car parks or beneath railway lines. The focus is instead on the final product and speedy delivery. This is a smart move for both Deliveroo and the restaurants involved.

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Did you know?

…that a 168-room, 26-story hotel will be erected in just 90 days? Marriott plans to build the world's tallest modular hotel in New York (and will ship the fully-fitted guest rooms from a factory in Poland overnight).

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Latest news

Burger King plans to release vegetarian 'Impossible Whopper' across US
(The Independent)

Airbnb ventures into the hotel market with acquisition of luxury suites in New York
(Skift)

InterContinental to launch 5G smart hotel
(Hotel Management)

Airborne spa treatments and cocktail masterclasses: inside the new Four Seasons private jet
(The Telegraph)

Marriott launches a US home-rental platform
(Business Insider)

Can digital tools really help restaurants delight their customers?
(Tech Wire Asia)

Airlines are losing fewer bags thanks to baggage tracking technology
(Travel + Leisure)

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