New figures released by the BBPA have confirmed a drop in UK alcohol consumption of 2.1% in 2013 – the lowest level recorded since 1990.
Almost a fifth of workers put off going to the pub until payday because they can’t afford it, according to a recent YouGov poll.
The British Beer and Pub Association has joined with the cider industry to help boost UK beer and cider exports.
The British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) have hit back at a report claiming a pint of ale can contain up to nine teaspoons of sugar.
The British Prime Minister has intervened in a row over the extension of pubs opening times during the World Cup in Brazil.
UK beer sales rose by 5.2% in the third quarter of this year driven by a big boost in the off-trade where sales increased by 12.5%.
Beer sales in the UK have fallen in the second quarter of 2013, according to the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA), although many brewers have seen a recent hot weather boost.
The theft of beer barrels, which are being sold for scrap metal, is getting worse according to the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA).
Brewing industry giants have today joined forces in a major campaign called “Let there be beer”, which is aimed at trying to change the image of beer and arrest falling sales in the UK.
Brigid Simmonds, chief executive of the British Beer & Pub Association, has backed the pub company system of selling beer to so-called “tied” pubs.
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