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Saturday 25 October 2014

Pubs

‘Small’ wine serves becoming rarer

Pubs in the UK that break the law by neglecting to offer 125ml servings of wine are becoming more common, a report has revealed.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

C&C joins bidding war for UK pub group

Irish cider maker C&C has seen a surprise initial takeover bid for the UK’s Spirit Pub Company rejected in favour of an earlier, lower bidder.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

UK on-trade slashes prices by 7.5%

Up to 15,000 UK pubs, bars and restaurants will today slash their food and drink prices by 7.5% as part of a campaign to persuade the government to cut VAT.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Heineken sells off 111 ‘star’ pubs

Heineken has confirmed the sale of 111 of its “star” pubs to the UK-based pub chain Admiral Taverns.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Gin set to top Christmas wishlist

Party classics like Champagne are forecast to play second fiddle to spirits this Christmas – most especially gin, according to UK market research.

Monday, September 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Wetherspoon slams pub tax burden

JD Wetherspoon has used a record end of year results announcement to hit out at the tax discrepancy between pubs and supermarkets.

Monday, September 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 16 British pubs 2014

Britain’s top pubs, as judged by the Campaign for Real Ale, have been released to mark the launch of the Good Beer Guide 2015.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 1 Comment »

UK brewery numbers hit 80-year high

Britain now boasts more breweries per person than anywhere else in the world after two years of continued growth.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 1 Comment »

Punch Taverns battles to avoid default

UK pub group Punch Taverns has unveiled details of a restructure in its latest effort to reduce “unsustainable” £2.26 billion debts.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

UK on-trade bounces back

New data paints a positive picture of the UK on-trade, pointing to sustained growth over the last 16 consecutive months.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

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