Will students save the drinks industry after Brexit?

Hospitality workers are fleeing the country, while salaries are on the rise as Brexit looms, but our break from the EU could have a positive effect on the industry's reputation.

UK plans for independent GI scheme in ‘no deal’ Brexit

The UK will introduce its own geographical indication (PGI) and protected designation of origin (PDO) schemes in event of no-deal Brexit, a government guidance note has revealed.

J.D. Wetherspoon sees ‘bumper’ profit growth, but warns of higher food and drink costs

JD Wetherspoon posted record annual results this morning following what analysts have dubbed a "bumper time for British publicans,", but boss Tim Martin warned that pints at the pub chain will become more expensive after Brexit.

WSTA: No deal Brexit would be ‘unacceptable’

The chief executive of the Wine and Spirit Trade Association used his key note address at this year's WSTA Annual Conference to highlight his frustration at the progress made over Brexit, stating that a 'no deal' would be unacceptable.

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July 13th, 2018

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