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Open letter to the new pubs minister

Welcome to your new role, we’re delighted to finally have you on board.

Red Bull launches Disclosure can

Red Bull UK is set to launch its first ever on-trade exclusive can in conjunction with electronic music duo Disclosure. The limited release will see eight million 250ml special-edition Disclosure Red Bull Energy cans stocked in 65,000 pubs, bars and clubs across the UK.


Punch places portfolio on the market

Portfolio of 160 pubs placed on the market as the company takes steps to stem the impact of MRO. 

BrewDog offers IPA with 45-day shelf-life

Born to Die comes with a best-before date of 4 July

Eating out sector up 4% year-on-year in April

Brits celebrating Easter by enjoying a meal out prompted a peak in leisure spending during April, according to the latest Greene King Leisure Spend Tracker.

Trade warned as phone call scam makes a comeback

Licensees warned to be on their guard against callers selling fake advertising space. 


Can I show the FA Cup final?

Next Saturday sees the FA Cup final being staged at Wembley - but it is also live on the BBC, so can pubs show it?