UK legislation on ‘drip-pricing’ is set to be introduced this Spring. For cinemas this means that booking fees and service charges will have to be clearly visible to the customer at the start of, and throughout any transaction process. It also requires that supportive messaging is available and easy to understand.
In Republic of Ireland, the Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) comes into effect February 1st, 2024. This scheme is designed to promote recycling and reduce litter by incentivising the return of empty plastic drinks bottles and aluminium cans.