Ahead of a vote by MPs today, the British Beer & Pub Association has claimed the “beer-tie” arrangement with landlords is positive.
The UK pub industry could be set for massive reform this week, as MPs will vote on ending the obligation of pubs to buy beer from their owners.
Dozens of villagers staged a supermarket “booze-in” in protest against plans for a 200-year-old pub to be turned into a Co-op.
Brewer and pub operator Greene King has agreed to fork-out £773.6 million to take over UK company Spirit Pub, making it the largest group in the country.
Pubs in the UK that break the law by neglecting to offer 125ml servings of wine are becoming more common, a report has revealed.
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.
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.
Heineken has confirmed the sale of 111 of its “star” pubs to the UK-based pub chain Admiral Taverns.
Party classics like Champagne are forecast to play second fiddle to spirits this Christmas – most especially gin, according to UK market research.
JD Wetherspoon has used a record end of year results announcement to hit out at the tax discrepancy between pubs and supermarkets.
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