OUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESSFUL HOSPITALITY
What makes Stafford Borough so good for hospitality? Firstly, we have a thriving visitor economy which feeds the hospitality sector. Secondly, we complement our brilliant venues with ‘on the doorstep’ suppliers and talent. We have the perfect mix of visitors, venues and skilled workers to keep people coming back for more.
Here are some statistics to chew over…
STAFFORD BOROUGH TOURISM STATS FOR 2020*
*SOURCE: THE RESEARCH SOLUTION
WANT TO RELOCATE YOUR FOOD & DRINK BUSINESS TO STAFFORD BOROUGH?
Stafford Borough has a population of over 137,000 people with a further three million living within a 45 minute drive. 62% hold Major Group 1-3 positions, higher than the 44% average across the West Midlands and Britain. Our area boasts higher than average levels of skills with 53% of our residents holding NVQ4 and above, compared to 34% across the West Midlands and 40% across Britain. Stafford Borough has a vision and a solid business plan… the wheels are already in motion.
STAFFORD BOROUGH LABOUR MARKET STATS 2020-21*
THINKING OF STARTING A FOOD OR DRINK BUSINESS?
The first steps into the world of hospitality can feel daunting. Don’t fear, our Business Engagement Team have years of expertise in all business fields to help you understand your next move. We are a passionate team who care about the Borough and the businesses within. We want every business to be a success, so contact us for FREE and IMPARTIAL advice.
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