These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJD Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin says his chain of pubs will no longer be on social media Pub chain JD Wetherspoon has used Twitter to tell its 44, followers that it is quitting social media. The firm's head office and pubs will quit the micro-blogging site, and also Instagram and Facebook, with immediate effect, it said. The pub chain linked the move to bad publicity surrounding social media including the "trolling" of MPs. Chairman Tim Martin told the BBC that society would be better off if people cut the amount of social media use.
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Yes, the one time it pays to be on your own is in terms of your outlet being able to differentiate itself from the plethora of eat all you can fun factories and palaces of mediocrity.
Many of you will be severely limited in the differentiation you can make on your wet offering by dint of your tie but the food you serve can really mark you out from the herd.
In the two significant spending power age ranges the pattern is repeated: The trick is to look at what these chains are doing that attracts so much recognition nationally and try to recreate these winning formulae in your micro-marketplace with your own USP or twist.
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Pub chain JD Wetherspoon has used Twitter to tell its 44, followers that it is quitting social media. The firm's head office and pubs will quit the micro-blogging site, and also Instagram. Pub food ideas to create a USP for your pub or bar, including advice on pricing, local sourcing and seasonal pub food ideas.