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Beer & Cider

Asahi withdraws Grolsch from the UK & Ireland

After 25 years Asahi and Molson Coors have agreed to end the joint venture agreements.

Beer & Cider

Hospitality sector optimistic about the future

UK pubs, bars and restaurants remain optimistic despite concerns over the availability of labour and the overall impact of Brexit.

People & Places

New scheme seeks to place more women in hospitality business boardrooms

Brilliant Women Boardroom has been launched by Jackie Moody-McNamara, MD of Turn The Key business coaching.

Spirits & Cocktails

Majestic signs Rockstar Spirits

Products will be sold online and throughout 200 Majestic stores.

Spirits & Cocktails

Rum poised to pick up gin’s slack

Spiced and flavoured expressions are driving the growth of the rum category.

People & Places

Fuller’s acquires Cotswold Inns & Hotels for £40m

The acquisition is expected to complete on 31 October 2019 and all employees are expected to transfer in the move.

Beer & Cider

Cask beer: Premiumisation is the way forward, says 2019 Cask Report

Matt Eley, editor of the 2019 Cask Report, claimed that premiumisation is key to the growth of the cask beer category.

People & Places

Admiral Taverns to buy 150 pubs from Star Pubs & Bars

Admiral Taverns is going to purchase 150 pubs from Heineken’s Star Pubs & Bars, taking its estate from 800 to 950 venues.

Spirits & Cocktails

Rum poised to pick up gin’s slack

Spiced and flavoured expressions are driving the growth of the rum category.

People & Places

Fuller’s acquires Cotswold Inns & Hotels for £40m

The acquisition is expected to complete on 31 October 2019 and all employees are expected to transfer in the move.

Beer & Cider

Cask beer: Premiumisation is the way forward, says 2019 Cask Report

Matt Eley, editor of the 2019 Cask Report, claimed that premiumisation is key to the growth of the cask beer category.

People & Places

Admiral Taverns to buy 150 pubs from Star Pubs & Bars

Admiral Taverns is going to purchase 150 pubs from Heineken’s Star Pubs & Bars, taking its estate from 800 to 950 venues.

Beer & Cider

Beer Hawk launches refrigerated deliveries

Online retailer Beer Hawk has launched a refrigerated delivery service that keeps beer at below 6°C.

Spirits & Cocktails

Diageo Scotland strikes called off

Workers at Diageo Scotland have cancelled strike action after reaching an agreement with the company.

Beer & Cider

Beer Hawk launches refrigerated deliveries

Online retailer Beer Hawk has launched a refrigerated delivery service that keeps beer at below 6°C.

Spirits & Cocktails

Diageo Scotland strikes called off

Workers at Diageo Scotland have cancelled strike action after reaching an agreement with the company.