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Pubs could face £10,000 fine over using illicit wholesalers

Pubs trading with illicit wholesalers could face a fine of up to £10,000, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has warned

Scrutiny: licensees will need to check wholesalers are registered

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.

TripAdvisor launches new features for pubs and restaurants

TripAdvisor has announced the launch of new premium features for pubs and restaurants on its website

BBPA disappointment over Tower Hamlets late-night levy

The BBPA has said it is disappointed in Tower Hamlets Council’s decision to implement a late-night levy this summer (June).

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%.

Indian Brewery Company unveils first site

A brewery has opened an outlet offering craft beers and Indian street food in Birmingham after supplying its products to several pubs over the past three years.

The best-laid plans - what more can be done to protect pubs?

All too often pubs close down and are turned into houses and shops, so are beloved and valued community pubs being given enough protection by legislation? 

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

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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