Fast approaching is the industry’s biggest London hospitality exhibition, which will once again attract hoteliers and restaurateurs from up and down the country looking for inspiration and new innovation. The difference? This year the event has been given a refreshed new identity, encompassing four shows in one in a bid to reinvigorate its reputation. We look ahead at what not to miss in the third day of our previews.
iHome has added wireless Qi charging to its newest hotel Alarm Clock featuring its patented triple display (front, left and right sides of the cabinet) for easy viewing. With the iHome HWL83B, guests will always be on time and wake up fully charged. The unit is easy-to-set. Single day alarm with Sure Alarm battery backup enables guests to wake to Bluetooth audio or an alarm tone. Music can be streamed wirelessly from any Bluetooth device. A speakerphone with voice echo cancellation delivers clear calls and features talk/end controls. As with all iHome products, easy-to-set instructions are printed on the cabinet.
Stand number: 2314
Oliver Harvey is a manufacturer and supplier of high-end, premium chefs wear and front of house aprons. Launched in 2009, the company has risen in popularity to become one of the UK’s favourite brands for hospitality uniforms. Oliver Harvey has commented, saying it takes great pride in manufacturing all of its apparel in its UK-based factory. Oliver Harvey claims that its Denim Bib aprons are a fresh, appealing and practical apron that adds a touch of style to a front of house uniform.
Stand number: 2130
PFR will be showcasing the launch of BarFly professional mixology gear from Mercer Culinary. REVOL, which is celebrating its 250th anniversary, will be launching new collections, including French classics in pepper finish along with a brand new white collection from the Equinox collection. American MetalCraft will be featuring new buffet display ideas along with a range of pizza accessories. Baselite Corporation will be displaying its billiard style heat lamps in copper and antique piping finish, in line with market trends. PFR is the sole UK agents for all brands on display at its stand at Hotelympia.