All news articles for January 2018

Friday Five: The week's top news

Friday Five: The week's top news

By Sophie Witts

From another raft of high-profile restaurant closures to the latest dining brands heading to the airport, we round-up some of the top stories you might have missed this week.

The rise of the restaurant chatbot

Opinion

The rise of the restaurant chatbot

By Eloise Sheppard

Smartphones are crowded spaces these days, with some commentators even saying the app revolution is over. Instead, attention has turned to bots, specifically chatbots, which use artificial intelligence to hold automated conversations with consumers.