F&B in Events: 2022 Inspiration from the ‘What’s Hot’ Forecast

Event Marketer

Sustainable containers that maintain food temperature and quality during travel are among 2022 trends. The National Restaurant Association has released its “ What’s Hot: 2022 Culinary Forecast ,” which reveals that the F&B industry is choosing to reset in 2022.

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This Week in Travel: Covid Tests, Airline Fees and Sustainable Travel

Smart Meetings

15, 2022, people covered by a health insurance plan who buy an FDA-approved, over-the-counter diagnostic test for Covid-19 will have eight of those tests a month covered by insurance. — The White House (@WhiteHouse) January 10, 2022. 1, 2022.

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Short Surge Omicron Predictions from ALHI’s Mike Dominguez

Smart Meetings

For the whole spiel, listen to the full account of 2022 industry predictions on demand. Dominguez projected the end of surges in 2022. Those who can’t work from home, including food and beverage and construction workers “are the ones with the biggest appetite to get,” he observed.

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Must Know Virtual Event Statistics For Your Event Marketing strategy

Nunify

63% marketing leaders say they plan to conduct “the same number or more” virtual events in 2022. 99% companies consider webinars critical to their marketing plan ( Statista , 2022). 30% delivered food & beverages to keep them engaged.

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New and Renovated: Gold Standard Rooms at Nobu Caesars Palace, Spring Debuts

Smart Meetings

More Nobu to Come: A new Nobu restaurant will open in Paris Las Vegas in early 2022, followed by the opening of Nobu Hotel Atlantic City and restaurant within Caesars Atlantic City this summer.

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How to produce a hybrid event on a budget

EncoreAPAC

When you reduce the amount of people coming to the in-person meeting,” Johnsen says, “that can also reduce the food, beverage and travel costs.” Learn how to master your event budget for hybrid events. By now we’re all well and truly familiar with the concept of a hybrid event.

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In a Difficult Moment, Meetings-Industry Event Set to Go Forward

MeetingsNet

Another event element that PCMA has altered is food-and-beverage services. The food is going to be wrapped and it will be set up in grab-and-go style.

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Pricing Guide: How to Use A La Carte Pricing For Your Event Services

Event Planning BluePrint

” Everyone gets the same plate of food, whether they like the sides or not. Food & beverage catering.

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New and Renovated: Meetings Venues for Music Lovers; Hybrid-Friendly Outdoor Options

Smart Meetings

When Hard Rock Hotel New York opens in April 2022, it will draw on a rich legacy of experience and memory that has been a touchstone of cool for half a century. New York’s “Music Row” will be the new home to the 446-guest-room Hard Rock Hotel New York, set to open in April 2022.

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IACC’s 42 Year Commitment to Meetings Brilliance

MeetingsNet

With an IACC venue, you don’t need to worry, as they’re committed to delivering the highest standards of food and beverage. For 42 years, IACC has been known in the meetings industry, for its certification of hotels and conference venues that represents a global badge of excellence.

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The hallway of learning

Conferences that Work

For example, chair pairings, small group furniture arrangements, standing areas with places to park food and beverage, covered outdoor spaces, etc. Have you attended in-person meetings where your hallway conversations were the highlight of the event?

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21 Trending Wedding Bar Ideas for 2022

Milestone Events Group

Whether you’re looking for a traditional beverage bar, a food bar, or dessert bar- we’ve got 21 wedding bar ideas to choose from. We’re ready to give you all the inspiration you need for your 2022 wedding and we’re just as excited as you. Wedding Bar Ideas-Beverages.

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2022 NEW HOTEL CONCEPT – THE OTHER HOUSE

Prestige Events Magazine

The Other House is a totally new hospitality concept – a ‘Residents’ Club’ – launching in South Kensington in Spring 2022. And for the public areas, restaurant and bar – finally a more refined air in South Kensington for food and beverage!

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Year in Review: The Top 10 Stories of 2021, Plus Our 2022 Futurecast

Event Marketer

Now, as we look ahead to 2022, it’s worth revisiting the year’s top experiential trends and takeaways to help inform next year’s strategies. Seamless App’s Restaurant on Wheels Puts an Experiential Spin on Food Delivery.

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Michelin-starred Dining in…Orlando?

Smart Meetings

The inaugural edition of the Florida Michelin Guide will appear in 2022. Holy Mickey Pretzel and Jumbo Turkey Legs! Even Walt Disney himself probably didn’t see this one coming. Michelin-starred dining is coming to Orlando. And Miami. And Tampa.

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2022 Dates Announced for Western Foodservice and Hospitality Expo

Exhibitor Magazine

SHELTON, CT  Clarion Events Food and Beverage Group along with the California Restaurant Association announced today that the a href="[link]. Shows and Events

Confection Convention: Sweets & Snacks Expo Returns as First Post-Pandemic Food Show

Event Marketer

The Sweets & Snacks Expo—a gathering that draws the biggest brands in candy, chocolate and snack foods sold at major retailers—made a sweet return as the first post-pandemic food show, taking place June 23-25 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis.

Western Foodservice and Hospitality Expo Moves Next Person Event to August 2022

Exhibitor Magazine

SHELTON, CT  As the restaurant and foodservice industry comes out of the year-long impact of the global pandemic, Clarion Events Food and Beverage Grou. Shows and Events

Informa Markets launch Food and Hospitality South China in Guangzhou

Event Industry News

Launching on 25th – 27th May 2022 at the Poly World Trade Center Exhibition Hall, Food and Hospitality Guangzhou will give you access to the largest food & hospitality province in South China.

2022 Western Foodservice and Hospitality Expo to be Held August 28-30 at the Los Angeles Convention Center

Exhibitor Magazine

SHELTON, CT  Clarion Events Food and Beverage Group along with the California Restaurant Association announced today that the Western Foodservice and H. Shows and Events

Smart Tip from Salamander Hotels: The Meeting is Just the Beginning

Smart Meetings

While the portfolio’s range of creative food and beverage experiences have always supported healthy lifestyles, his team is seeing an increase in inquiries from planners for these types of meals and breaks.

International Restaurant and Foodservice Show of New York Moves Next In Person Event to March 2022

Exhibitor Magazine

NEW YORK, NY  After conferring with the NY/tri-state restaurant and foodservice community, and based on the feedback, Clarion Events Food and Beverage. Shows and Events

The New Corona Reality

SmartMeetings

There will be changes in protocol for every aspect of the hotel, ranging from guest check-in , public spaces, food and beverage outlets to all parts of meetings and events, as hypercleanliness, hygiene and social distancing become our new normal.

12 Event Trends and Shifts for 2021

Attendease

Food and beverage service will evolve from lines and buffets to service in individual containers or plates and offered with minimal contact points. A trend is a passing fancy, like the Pantone Color of the Year.

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Stand Together Pop-Up Tour Opens Doors to Immigration Solutions

Event Marketer

Attendees were invited to explore the doors and enjoy food trucks featuring local international cuisine, cinnamon-flavored marshmallows and beverages. The Dallas activation is one stop on a tour of events planned through 2022.

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Smart Moves in Texas, Wyoming and More

Smart Meetings

He has worked in various leadership roles at Four Seasons since 2000, such as assistant food and beverage manager, director of sales in multiple locations and director of marketing, among others. Most recently, Giang was executive assistant manager of food and beverage at Alma Resort.

12 Event Trends and Shifts for 2021

Attendease

Food and beverage service will evolve from lines and buffets to service in individual containers or plates and offered with minimal contact points. A trend is a passing fancy, like the Pantone Color of the Year.

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Oxford Town Hall announces new sole caterer

Event Industry News

The appointment of Elegant Cuisine as the new Sole Catering Partner will allow Oxford Town Hall to offer exciting new and improved packages and services to customers, offering diverse and memorable food and beverage services by their talented team of chefs.

IEG ready to start again with expos and conferences

Event Industry News

SIGEP, the International Trade Show of Artisan Gelato, Pastry and Bakery and the Coffee World, will launch its “Road map to SIGEP 2022” (the edition being held live from 22nd to 26th January next year at Rimini expo centre) with a completely digital version from 15th to 17th March.

Virtual and hybrid event trends for 2021 and beyond: Events Reimagined by Hubilo

The MICE Blog

Our concept is Portuguese authentic food, fabulous drag queens and breathtaking performances.’. Now, we are creating things that when we open again in January 2022, we will bring them from the virtual world to the physical one.

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Urban Venues Seeing Return of Group Business

Smart Meetings

We are booking small corporate meetings and associations for 2022. Room setups are still requested to be socially distanced and we are offering food and beverage in a separate space with more room to spread out. Planning your return to in-person?

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LIFESTYLE APARTHOTEL BRAND LOCKE OPENS ITS NINTH LOCATION THE SUSTAINABLE NEW DISTRICT OF EDDINGTON, CAMBRIDGE.

Prestige Events Magazine

Pioneering lifestyle aparthotel brand, Locke, opens Turing Locke alongside the UK’s first Hyatt Centric hotel and new food and drink destinations KOTA and Dutch.

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CDC Will Allow Cruise Travel to Resume This Summer   

Smart Meetings

Josh Leibowitz, president of luxury cruise line Seabourn , said in a Forbes interview in January that the company was seeing strong interest in late 2021 and 2022 bookings across the board, noting that pent-up demand was evident. Passengers are ready to get back on board with cruising.

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The Labor Shortage: Hospitality Employers Get Creative to Fill Jobs Supporting Major Events and Conventions

Event Marketer

Major events, conventions and business meetings have also already been canceled or postponed until at least 2022.”. Signing bonuses, valet parking, all-time high wages and greater flexibility on scheduling.

Is the RFP Dead? Long Live Next Evolution of Booking

Smart Meetings

Some of the shopping around could also be connected to increased in rates above 2019 for 2022 dates and beyond. Editor’s Note: This article is the second part of Smart Meetings December 2021 issue Dash of Smart column. .

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A Supersized Roundup: 14 Experiential Holiday Programs That Slayed All the Way

Event Marketer

While the omicron variant dashed some organizations’ event plans at the eleventh hour, the brands that were fortunate enough to activate this season delivered creative work that just might spark inspiration for your 2022 events.

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New report reveals 86% of Brits want brands to help solve the mental health crisis in the UK

Event Industry News

50% of all consumers would rather stay local for an event in 2021 and 2022. At home Like on demand entertainment, audiences are expecting products, experiences, food & beverages and even state services to fit into their lives, not the other way around.

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21 Tips on How to Pick the Perfect Wedding Venue

Milestone Events Group

There are a lot of moving parts that go into your perfect day- dress, colors, food, cake, guest list, etc. In 2022, almost everything about your wedding is optional- except you will need to pick where you get married.

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Code Red! Your Fix-It Guide for Today’s Event Emergencies

SmartMeetings

Going into full hostess mode, she arranged for a hospitality suite stocked with food and a changing room in case early arrivals wanted to hit the beach before the welcome reception. “I

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Millennials- The Key To Scale Up Your Festival

InitLive

Research by PWC estimates that by 2022, the live music industry will be worth more than $30 billion and millennials will have a major hand in that. Good Food - Millenials are foodies and that means in order to stay competitive a few simple food vendors won't be enough to keep the crowd happy. A good variety of food options that include vegan and gluten-free options will have millennial cheering.

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