Entries by Diniesh Angel

RESTART THE ECONOMY BY RESTARTING HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

Behind developing a vaccine, Australians believe the restarting of the hospitality and tourism industry will provide the biggest boost to the economy, in new research released from the ANU today. Mr Andrew Wilsmore, Chief Executive Officer for Alcohol Beverages Australia said today “Australians recognise the importance of our hospitality and tourism sector to the overall […]

THE VEGAS BUFFET REIMAGINED AT WYNN CASINO

Casinos around the world are renowned for their ‘one price fits all’ buffets, but many considered that their days were numbered, particularly in Vegas where the buffet is an integral part of the Strip experience. Vegas local Al Mancini from www.reviewjournal.com visits the Wynn buffet to report on the changes that COVID-19 has forced on […]

USING SOCIAL MEDIA AND DIGITAL CHANNELS TO PERSONALISE COMMUNICATION WITH CUSTOMER GROUPS

The Convergence of Storytelling and Personalized Marketing Automation It’s noisy out there. Consumers are inundated with content. How can you break through? – STORYSOFT CEO Ryan Taft explains how personalized digital stories powered by marketing automation can capture attention, build loyalty, and drive sales in a cluttered marketplace. There’s never been a better time to […]

MANAAKI, THE WORLD’S FIRST APP FOR PEOPLE SEEKING HELP WITH PROBLEM GAMBLING

A new mobile app named Manaaki is described by Gayl Humphrey, the study lead from the National Institute for Health Innovation (NIHI) at the University of Auckland, as “a support package in your pocket” for people seeking help with gambling harm. Manaaki (meaning ‘to extend mana to others and to encourage and urge on’ in […]

BUNDABERG RUM CREATES $11.5 MILLION FUND TO SUPPORT AUSTRALIA’S HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

Iconic Queensland brand Bundaberg Rum, owned by parent company and leading drinks producer Diageo, this week announced its creation of ‘Raising the Bar’, an $11.5 million fund that will support Australia’s bars, pubs, and clubs as they rebuild following the COVID-19 pandemic. Any licensed venue in Australia, whether they’re regional or metro, and regardless if […]

BANKSTOWN SPORTS IMPLEMENTS CONTACTLESS DELIVERY, TAKE OUT & DIGITAL DINE-IN

Bankstown Sports is an unequivocal technology innovator in the club industry with visionary leadership and a sharp focus on staff and members wellbeing.  This is evidenced by the club implementing an online ordering offering for delivery of food and beverage to members during the lockdown, keeping the business moving and staff employed.  Not content to […]