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JD Wetherspoon slammed for pint price hikes on matchdays

JD Wetherspoon has defended upping prices of a pint at pubs near football grounds on matchdays.

JD Wetherspoon price hike Manchester matchdays

Why aren't pubs selling under-18s beer?

Under-18s can legally purchase low and non-alcoholic beer in pubs, however, many pubs will not permit these sales.

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On-trade beer sales decline despite buoyant off-trade during Euros

Pubs failed to cash in on buoyant beer sales enjoyed by the off-trade during the Euros, with volumes down 1.9% on the same period in 2015.

Star Pubs & Bars launches specialist food workshops

Star Pub & Bars has announced the launch of a series of specialist food workshops designed to enhance the skills of its licensees who want to improve their food offer.

My pub

My Pub: The Old Forge, Inverie

The licensee of what is officially the most remote pub on the British mainland tells us how the pub functions in such far-flung conditions

Create a healthy food menu for kids

Creating a children’s menu that satisfies young appetites, while keeping mum and dad happy that their cherubs are eating a balanced diet, can be tough. But the experts have a few ideas. Andrew Don reports


Three easy coffee cocktails you must make

Each week millions of cups of coffee are sold in pubs, so finding ways to tap into rising customer demand for coffee during evening trade could be a big win for operators. Here are three coffee cocktails you should try


7 ways to be a digital marketer

Digital marketing is a must for any business, big or small. It can be daunting, but fear not, there’s a lot you can do on a modest budget to start or enhance your journey. 

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5 tips to make your pub more family friendly

A recent Mumsnet survey asked parents how pubs can create a more family-friendly atmosphere, some of which could help businesses boost sales and attract more customers.

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By Sky Business

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Sky Sports bring the best of, Cricket, F1 and Golf this summer of sport

Come rain or shine, we can rely on sport to deliver a dramatic summer. Pubs and bars can complement live coverage of the Olympics with an epic summer of cricket, F1 and golf.

By Molson Coors

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From tin tankards to Smooth Pour Glasses: How the pint glass has evolved over the years

From 10-sided glasses to Noniks and now Cobra’s new Smooth Pour Glass – the humble pint glass has certainly come a long way over the decades.

By Unilever Food Solutions

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Hellmann’s launches Grilltopia campaign to help pubs find burger heaven

Burgers have been booming for years – and the trend is showing no signs of going anywhere. Over the last year, almost 13% of main meals eaten out of home featured a burger . But in today’s highly competitive market, the traditional pattie and bun doesn’t always cut it.

By Red Bull

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Make it Perfect with Red Bull and Give Your Profits Wings

Research by Red Bull suggests that by ensuring pubs deliver the perfect serve every time, they can increase sales by up to 21%. Achieving this is simple, it comes down to just four steps