Casual Dining Design Awards 2015 opens call for entries

Casual Dining, the award winning trade event for the UK’s flourishing casual dining sector, is now accepting submissions for its prestigious 2015 Design Awards. Reflecting the importance of design to successful casual dining operators – from conveying brand identity to creating ambiance and attracting/retaining custom – the awards will enjoy a prominent showcase at Casual […]

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CEOs of TGI Friday’s, ASK and GBK to host Keynotes at Casual Dining 2015

Karen Forrester, CEO of T.G.I Friday’s UK, Stephen Holmes, CEO of ASK Italian and Zizzi, and Alasdair Murdoch, CEO of Gourmet Burger Kitchen, are among the big name Keynote speakers now confirmed for Casual Dining 2015. Catering specifically to the business needs of casual dining operators (including multiple and independent pubs, bars, and restaurants), the […]

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Visitor registration now open for Casual Dining 2015

With nearly a thousand visitors already pre-registered and 85% of its three-floor exhibition space sold, the second edition of the award-winning Casual Dining show looks set to reach new heights of success when it returns to the Business Design Centre in London next year on 25-26 February. The UK’s first dedicated trade event for the […]

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Casual Dining wins Best Trade Show Award

Casual Dining’s organiser Diversified Communications UK is celebrating a big win at the exhibition industry’s annual AEO Excellence Awards, just four months after the show first made its debut at the Business Design Centre in London. Over 1,000 events industry professionals attended the awards ceremony, which was hosted by comedian Jimmy Carr at the Grosvenor […]

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Casual Dining show shortlisted for two industry awards

Following its highly successful launch in London earlier this year, Casual Dining has been shortlisted for ‘Best Trade Launch Show’ and ‘Best Tradeshow Exhibition under 2,000sq.m’ by the Association of Event Organisers in its annual Excellence Awards. Casual Dining – the first dedicated trade show for the UK’s £6.9bn casual dining sector – is the […]

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New Casual Dining show serves up 3,655 attendees

Casual Dining – one of the year’s most hotly-anticipated trade event launches – proved a big hit with buyers last week.  The two day show, which opened at the Business Design Centre in London on 26-27 February, attracted 3,655 attendees (excluding revisits) from across the casual dining sector. Combining a bustling central trade exhibition with […]

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Casual Dining opens in London on Wednesday 26 February

Casual dining is big business in the UK – and this week it’s about to get even bigger.  That’s the word from Diversified Communications UK – organiser of the new Casual Dining trade show, which opens at the Business Design Centre in London at 10am on Wednesday 26 February. The two-day event is set to […]

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New Casual Dining show now sold out

Having sold out of all exhibition space last week, Casual Dining’s organiser Diversified Communications UK says its new trade event for the casual dining sector is well on track to being its most successful launch ever. Demonstrating the show’s enormous breadth of appeal to the UK’s pub and restaurant operators, visitor pre-registrations for Casual Dining […]

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Casual Dining Interior Design Awards finalists announced

Set up to recognise the ground breaking interior design work going on across the casual dining sector, the Casual Dining Design Awards has named its inaugural finalists for 2014. Reflecting the importance of design in conveying brand identity and enhancing a consumers’ dining experience, these important new awards for casual dining operators will enjoy a […]

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Equipment brands announce new products for Casual Dining 2014

Launching in just three weeks’ time, final preparations are well underway for Casual Dining – the new trade event for the UK’s £6.7bn casual dining sector.  With exhibition space on the verge of selling out and thousands of buyers already pre-registered, the show is all set for a successful first edition at the Business Design […]

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