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UK Dining Spotlight: Convenience and choice are the recipe for success

April 15, 2019 Posted by - UK Head of Restaurant Partnerships

As concerns over Brexit mounted in 2018, consumer spending on the UK’s high streets was anything but ‘strong and stable’. And across the dining sector, down-sizing and deep discounting dominated the headlines. But while consumers spent cautiously on the UK’s high street, their appetite for apps, speed and convenience allowed the delivery economy to emerge as the overall success story last year. Delivery Dominates With overall spend up almost 20% from 2017, delivery services almost single-handedly drove growth in the...