Gen Z are key to future success of pubs, licensees must work to attract them

The pub industry must engage with Generation Z to ensure its survival because this age group are the customers of the future, MA500 delegates heard at the latest event in Edinburgh last week (Thursday 14 September).

Source:Gen Z are key to future success of pubs, licensees must work to attract them

Who will pay for food safety regulations?

The free trade is under threat from a proposed food safety regime that some believe has the potential to inflict huge financial damage unless publicans unite with other small food businesses and fight to get their voice heard.

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More than half of consumers uncomfortable with breastfeeding in a pub

Women breastfeeding in a pub makes more than half (51%) of consumers uncomfortable, according to new study.

Source:More than half of consumers uncomfortable with breastfeeding in a pub

Liberation Group makes 10 acquisitions in 2017

Liberation Group has acquired four pubs for Â4.3m in the West Country to strengthen its Butcombe pub estate, which now totals 34 sites.

Source:Liberation Group makes 10 acquisitions in 2017

Tiny Rebel expands again at new brewery site

Newport-based Tiny Rebel brewery has announced further expansion plans, less than a year after moving into its new Â2.6m production site.

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Carlsberg UK boss spills the beans on brewer's future

When Julian Momen was appointed CEO at Carlsberg he decided the brewer had to take a different, and more edgy, path to reap a better future.

Source:Carlsberg UK boss spills the beans on brewer's future

Who is today’s sports fan?

Millennial customers are a promiscuous bunch, but pubs that show sport can capitalise on more than football.

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Stonegate snaps up Sports Bar & Grill chain

Stonegate Pub Company has strengthened its property portfolio in the capital through the acquisition of the Sports Bar & Grill concept, bringing its estate up to 703 sites.

Source:Stonegate snaps up Sports Bar & Grill chain

Who will pay for food safety regulations

The free trade is under threat from a proposed food safety regime that some believe has the potential to inflict huge financial damage unless publicans unite with other small food businesses and fight to get their voice heard.

Source:Who will pay for food safety regulations

My Pub: The Dukes, Leighton Buzzard

Two entrepreneurial sisters realised their dream when they helped return 200-year-old village pub, the Dukes, back to its former glory after spending time as failing Indian and Thai restaurants â before sitting abandoned for years. Co-director Jo Carter reveals all from leasing the property to completing the site purchase last month.

Source:My Pub: The Dukes, Leighton Buzzard