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WTF

That Nutella Taster Job Isn't Actually as Awesome as It Sounds

For one, you don't actually get to eat any Nutella.
Katinka Oppeck
8.17.18
kebab

Police Officer Sacked After Going for a Kebab While on Duty

PC Richard Musgrave told his sergeant that he had gone to "finish writing a statement and had fallen asleep.”
Phoebe Hurst
1.9.18
Pizza

Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Professional Pizza Taster?

There's finally an opening for what might just be the most desirable occupation in the world.
Nick Rose
10.12.17
Restaurant Confessionals

How I Learned to Hire Chefs Who Aren’t Drug Dealers

You could tell there was something dodgy about him. He had this toolbox that didn’t have any good knives in it.
Anonymous
9.4.17
Restaurants

New Report Says UK Restaurant Industry Could Be Headed for a Crash

“The growth outlook of the [hospitality] industry is uncertain, given the pressures of the National Living Wage, increases in business rates, and the potential availability of labour following the UK’s exit from the EU.”
Daisy Meager
7.4.17
Brexit

Home Secretary Says Pret Must Stop Relying on European Staff

In a BBC interview, Amber Rudd said that the cafe chain should hire more British workers to fill staff shortages following Brexit.
Daisy Meager
5.8.17
Brexit

European Cafe Workers Could Stay in Britain Post-Brexit with a New ‘Barista Visa’

With 15 percent of UK hospitality jobs held by Europeans, think tank Migration Watch UK is proposing a new visa that would allow young EU citizens to live and work in the UK for two years.
Daisy Meager
4.19.17