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Pandemic pushes innovation in hospitality sector 20th June 2022 /

Pandemic pushes innovation in hospitality sector

A move to digital ordering was the most popular innovation, according to a Restaurant Association survey, with Covid and convenience driving the shift.


Hospo recovery setting in – Restaurant Association 10th June 2022 /

Hospo recovery setting in – Restaurant Association

Hospitality revenues are starting to recover, with the gap narrowing in May compared with April, according to the latest monthly statistics from the Restaurant Association.


Restaurant Association backs 90% vaccination campaign 13th October 2021 /

Restaurant Association backs 90% vaccination campaign

The Restaurant Association is backing a Covid-19 vaccination campaign launched by some of Wellington’s most popular restaurants and bars to encourage staff and customers to get their jabs.


Hospo awards spread across eight regions 1st April 2021

Hospo awards spread across eight regions

Eight regional awards will be held for this year’s Restaurant Association 2021 Hospitality Awards.


RA opposes proposed LPG, gas ban 30th March 2021

RA opposes proposed LPG, gas ban

Restaurant Association of New Zealand is opposing a proposed ban on new gas or LPG connections by 2025.


Nominations extended for Queenstown hospo awards 30th March 2021

Nominations extended for Queenstown hospo awards

Nominations for the 2021 Queenstown Hospitality Awards have been extended until Thursday 1 April 2021.


Q2 hospitality sales plummet 40% 14th December 2020

Q2 hospitality sales plummet 40%

Nationwide sales for the hospitality industry fell to $1.7bn in the second quarter of 2020, down 40% on the same period last year.