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Boost Your Knowledge of Gin with New Course from CPL Learning

Boost Your Gin Knowledge with New Course from CPL Learning

Last year sales of gin rocketed in value by 56%, with on-trade gin sales reaching £1.4bn in the year to mid-May 2019. Many operators are now starting to plan for re opening, and this means that now may be the perfect time to upskill your team and gain expert level knowledge in one of the nation’s favourite drinks. CPL Learning have launched a new course Gin and The Perfect Serve.

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Punch Publicans Upskill During Furlough with CPL Learning

Punch Publicans Upskill During Furlough with CPL Learning

Punch pubs were determined to support their publicans during the lockdown period by providing access to learning resources. The government has advised that furloughed teams can undertake training while furloughed and providing personal development resources to teams, you can help support them in maintaining their skill sets and well-being while at home.

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Business Confidence Survey: Industry Anticipates Depleted Market Post-Lockdown

Business Confidence Survey: Industry Anticipates Depleted Market Post-Lockdown

Earlier this week CGA released details from their latest Business Confidence Survey providing insight into the concerns of hospitality bosses. Following a hugely popular webinar on the subject delivered on Wednesday 7th May, CGA have revealed more insights from the survey. The survey reveals that operators remain deeply pessimistic about both market prospects and the future of their own businesses, with a third (32%) of senior executives anticipating the need to permanently close sites.

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CGA Reports: Debt Moratorium Top Demand for Hospitality

Debt Enforcement Moratorium Top Demand for Hospitality, CGA Reports

The latest research from CGA provides insight into the concerns of hospitality bosses, with cashflow concerns topping their agendas. Rent has become the number one specific issue according to the survey. Although immediate survival is the top priority, many operators are now tentatively developing recovery plans, but with many concerns and predictions about how COVID-19 will have changed and contracted the market.

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Cellar to Glass: Cellar and Bar Online Course Launched

Cellar to Glass: Cellar and Bar Online Course Launched

Today, CPL Learning launch an exciting new online learning programme – Cellar to Glass. Developed using the expertise of Beer Sommelier Annabel Smith, the Cellar to Glass e-learning course provides a comprehensive guide to implementing best practices in the cellar, behind the bar and ensuring that premises are in pristine condition.

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Future Thinking: Why the Customer Experience Matters

Future Thinking: Why the Customer Experience Matters

As we prepare to extend the lockdown period, some of us are starting to think ahead. What happens when we start to return to normality? How will we rebuild our businesses when the time comes? Find out how exceptional customer service will be more crucial than ever.

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UKH Pathway e-learning platform for hospitality workers launched

New e-Learning Platform for Hospitality Workers Launched

This week, UKHospitality and CPL Learning launch a new online training platform for hospitality team members. UKH Pathway is free to use while hospitality businesses remain closed due to the COVID-19 crisis and provides access to learning, well-being and personal development resources for furloughed team members.

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