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Menu & Social Trends
Menu & Social Trends
With the UK out of home market forecast to reach a value of £91.1bn by the end of the year, Kara’s latest edition of The Krumb explores not only the menu trends that are going to drive growth this year but also the social trends which can catapult operators to success. Read the latest edition […]
Beyond The Dough vol. 1
Beyond The Dough vol. 1
With around 4 million Christmas dinners being thrown away each year, this quarter’s edition of Beyond the Dough is all about controlling festive leftovers in the kitchen. Whether you’re a chef looking for simple menu alternatives or a home cook looking to satisfy your guests, this simple recipe guide ensures that nothing in the kitchen […]
Pubs & Bars
Pubs & Bars
With the pubs and bar market forecast to make a full recovery by 2024 and its exceed it 2019 value, this edition of The Krumb explores how pubs are bouncing back from the pandemic.   Read the latest edition of The Krumb here.
QSR Trends
QSR Trends
With the UK fast food industry set to recover by 86% of its 2019 value by the end of year, fast food is set to be one of the fastest recovering channels in the out of home market.* Growth can be seen in capabilities to offer takeaway and delivery options but this month we delve […]
Top Burger Buns
Top Burger Buns
It’s official! The mighty burger has triumphed once again and has been named the nation’s number one dish purchased at dinner.*
Mega Trends
Mega Trends
As the hospitality industry continues to adapt to the new normal, the latest edition of The Krumb explores the latest market trends.
Afternoon Tea Week 2021
Afternoon Tea Week 2021
Afternoon Tea Week is the perfect celebration of one of the nation’s favourite traditions. This year, it’s taking place 10th - 16th August 2020 and it’s a great excuse to celebrate one of the nation’s favourite past times.
Staycations Suggestions
Staycations Suggestions
Travel bans, restrictions and changing quarantine risks associated by coronavirus means that less of us are going to be packing our bags for a far-flung exotic overseas holiday. Just this weekend, overnight, the government imposed a two-week quarantine for all those returning to Spain. So, is it fair to assume that more of us will […]
Road To Recovery
Road To Recovery
With the UK government setting out their road map to easing lockdown restrictions, view our step by step guide on how Kara products can help your business on the road to recovery over key dates. The Krumb sample: As the hospitality sector embarks on the road to recovery set out by the UK government, the […]
Road to Recovery: March 29th
Road to Recovery: March 29th
As the hospitality sector embarks on the road to recovery set out by the UK government, the latest edition of The Krumb is a step-by-step guide on how Kara products can help operators on the road to recovery.
Pubs Post-Lockdown Planning
Pubs Post-Lockdown Planning
  Kara’s Guide to Planning for pubs – post-lockdown opening The Government have stated that they have plans to “open at least some pubs” from the 4th July. Great news for those places that can meet social distancing requirements. What should pubs be putting on their menus and how else can we all help the […]
Perfect Packaging
Perfect Packaging
With the foodservice delivery market valued at £8.5bn. Kara have created your guide to perfect packaging. See our recommendations on how to ensure your food arrives to the customers door the same way it would on a plate. To read the full guide click here 
Dark Kitchens
Dark Kitchens
With many restaurants now set up for takeaway options, many are turning to Dark/Virtual kitchens to meet demand. Discover our guide on how to manage a Dark Kitchen here.