Hotel, restaurant & bar discovery visit

10 Secrets Exposed During a Hotel, Bar or Restaurant Discovery Visit

By Duncan Colvin, Venners Consultant   In times of increasing business rates, product price rises and the many other difficulties that hotel, restaurant and bar operators face on a daily basis, finding new ways of tackling losses and improving profits has become vital for business survival. One of our most popular solutions for hospitality businesses…

why you need a discovery visit

What is a Discovery Visit and Why Does Your Business Need One?

By Duncan Colvin, Venners Consultant   Hotels, bars and restaurants can use a discovery visit as a type of business health-check   Achieving a true picture of a business’ operation is typically a precursor to delving into the concerns our customers approach us about. Similar to a doctor seeing a patient, whose purpose is to find the…

Christmas Stocktaking tips

9 Pub Tips for a Very Happy Christmas

All your preparation is done. Your social media plan is in place, you’ve booked groups and office parties in for their Christmas ‘do’ at your venue. You’ve finalised the perfect menu specification, recruited and trained extra staff and you’re finally looking forward to welcoming lots of happy customers in over the upcoming festive season. But…

Simple Ways A Restaurant Can Improve Profitability

A French restaurant business in the north of England contacted Venners for help with streamlining their operation. The restaurant’s owner was keen to resolve any deep-seated issues negatively affecting the restaurant’s profitability levels.   Cash flow checks and operational efficiency audits     Our consultants completed a comprehensive discovery visit. They tracked and traced cash flows and…

Ave GP Inc of £36K per site @ Small Scottish Pub Co

The Client: A small Scottish pub company who had historically always done their own stocktaking, internally. Our Solution More recently the company’s directors had grown dissatisfied with the internally produced results, which were a long way from their expectations. They knew they needed more accurate data and a realistic plan to achieve their business targets.…