Dickey’s virtual kitchen brand goes physical

With consumers returning to restaurants for on-site dining at record rates, restaurants that launched virtual brands during the pandemic are at a crossroads. They could remain exclusively offsite restaurants, building on the continued popularity of digital ordering for pickup and delivery, or they could leverage the brand recognition they have …

Read More »

Gloucestershire hotel businesses closed due to self-isolation rules

Gloucestershire hotel businesses may have to reduce their opening hours or even temporarily shut down due to the ripple effect of Covid-19 self-isolation rules. Steve Gardner-Collins, President of Visit Gloucestershire, said: “Hotel businesses in Gloucestershire are facing a wave of colleagues needing to isolate themselves, which puts even more pressure …

Read More »

Is it a whiskey or a beer? It’s neither

Is it a whiskey? Is it a beer? Black Irish is a mixture of the two and therefore cannot be called either. Irish distillers have had success with whiskey casks, finished whiskey in stout casks, and several craft brewers have aged their beers in whiskey casks, but Black Irish has …

Read More »

NJ educator in trans rant beer throwing case sues for libel

GALLOWAY, NJ (AP) – A New Jersey college assistant principal who was filmed throwing a mug of beer at people who recorded his wife’s rant against an apparent transgender woman’s use of the public restroom is suing them for defamation, claiming he has never said a word about transgender issues. …

Read More »