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Pubs code adjudicator in plea for ‘constructive discussion’

Pubs code adjudicator (PCA) Paul Newby has urged critics of his office to “put hostility aside” and meet with him for “a constructive discussion”. 

'Work with me': PCA's plea to industry

Pub beer sales down 2.9%

More than 100,000 fewer barrels of beer were sold in pubs in the final months of 2016 compared to the year before, while off-trade beer sales continued to rise, according to figures from the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA).

Craft Beer Rising 2017: top trends from the show

Craft beer trends operators should watch out for this year include sour beers, extra strength and flavoured, five brewers at the show told The Morning Advertiser (MA) in this video.

Gin exports will hit £500m this summer

Overseas sales of British gin were worth almost half a billion pounds last year and the Wine & Spirit Trade Association (WSTA) has predicted exports of the tipple will hit £500m by this summer.

Punch grows Village Pub & Kitchen estate

Punch has grown its Village Pub & Kitchen format to seven sites and is assessing its estate for the next stage of rollout, MCA has learnt.

Heineken launches new beer brand Maltsmiths

Heineken has launched two beers under new craft beer brand Maltsmiths.

Purity Brewing Company launches keg ale after cask success

Purity Brewing Company is to roll out its Bunny Hop cask pale ale in kegged format.

Fuller’s launches new London Pride Unfiltered

London brewer and pubco Fuller’s has unveiled its biggest beer launch in a generation, a 4.1% ABV unfiltered keg variant of its flagship brew London Pride.

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