Upcoming event to offer free guidance on apprenticeship levy

A collection of industry bodies have come together to offer a free London event, which will help pub businesses prepare for the upcoming apprenticeship levy
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Top tips to boost customer loyalty schemes

Pubs have lagged behind when it comes to understanding customer loyalty in the past. But with technology, smartphones and personalised rewards they can tap into new and exciting opportunities for their businesses.

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WSTA calls for 2% wine and spirit duty cut

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA) has called on the Chancellor of the Exchequer to cut wine and spirit duty by 2%.

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Why Dry January is no longer a period of doom and gloom

The emptiness of a pub in January after a hectic Christmas can strike fear into the heart of any licensee but perhaps this month has the potential to be as fruitful as any other when pubs make the most of the opportunities

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Meet the Publican Awards nominees: Responsible Retailer of the Year, sponsored by DrinkAware

Three operators are competing for the prestigious Publican Award awarded to the most responsible company in the trade.

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Best of the pubs on the market – January 2017

A pair of award-winning pubs in Derbyshire and a popular drive-to food pub feature in our monthly roundup of the best pubs on the market.

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Lucky Voice opens first Middle East site as part of expansion plan

Karaoke bar operator Lucky Voice is putting its expansion plans in place by launching its first site in Dubai and seeking out a new venue in east London.

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Scottish pubs struggling with legislative burdens

Drink-driving legislation and rising business rates are the biggest challenges facing pubs in Scotland, new research from the Scottish Licensed Trade Association has revealed.

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Further sites targeted by 16 Hospitality

16 Hospitality has revealed it is on the hunt for more sites ahead of unveiling its fifth pub.

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BrewDog appoints new MD and plots ‘crazily exciting projects’

BrewDog has claimed the company will remain focused on the “freshness” of its beers despite the company’s new plans for 2017.

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