16-Jan-2017 - Beer sales in pubs across the Christmas period flat lined in 2016, according to analysis by beer quality and insight expert Vianet.
16-Jan-2017 - BrewDog has announced Richard Kilcullen as the head of its standalone sour beer facility, Overworks.
16-Jan-2017 - Beer writer Pete Brown’s shocking confession that he’s mostly stopped drinking cask ale has drawn fire from Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) national chairman Colin Valentine.
16-Jan-2017 - The brewing arm of North Bar Co is set to move away from its current paper labels after updated designs were approved for printed cans.
16-Jan-2017 - Angry Hindus have called on an American brewery to withdraw three beers with “highly inappropriate” branding featuring the religion’s god of destruction.
13-Jan-2017 - The first wave of brewers have unveiled their price increases for 2017, highlighting the ongoing pressures on the beer industry.
13-Jan-2017 - BrewDog has slammed Aberdeenshire Council after claims the price of land BrewDog had earmarked for development was more than “60 times fair market value”.
13-Jan-2017 - Pub group giant Mitchells & Butlers, which operates about 1,600 sites across the UK, has reported strong food and drink sales growth for the four weeks to 7 January, attributed...
12-Jan-2017 - The Scottish Licensed Trade Association (SLTA) claimed Heineken was trying to “dismiss concerns” regarding the ongoing bid between the Dutch company and Punch Taverns.
10-Jan-2017 - Punch Taverns has agreed to give Brighton’s “only alternative” site a new five-year lease after fears that the venue could have been converted into part of a pub chain. ...
10-Jan-2017 - Camerons Brewery has released a special cask beer to celebrate three years of its ownership of the Head of Steam division.
09-Jan-2017 - The UKIP Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for the West Midlands has called for the return of traditional British crown stamps on pint glasses.
09-Jan-2017 - Heineken has played down Scottish industry fears it would become a pub company “monster” north of the border.
09-Jan-2017 - Hawkshead Brewery has brewed more than a million litres of beer last year, an 8% rise from 2015 thanks to its £175,000 fermentation investment.
09-Jan-2017 - Moderate and low-alcohol consumption could “improve” people’s personal and mental wellbeing, according to a recent study.
06-Jan-2017 - Hop Stuff Brewery has hired former Meantime head brewer Andrew Dickson to oversee its £1.5m expansion plans and will announce two more big-league appointments soon.
06-Jan-2017 - Brewing heavyweights Heineken, Molson Coors, AB InBev and Carlsberg have backed the There’s A Beer For That (TABFT) campaign for another year to the tune of £5m.
06-Jan-2017 - The Craft Beer Co hopes to open more sites across London over the next year after reporting a rise in like-for-like sales of 11.3% in 2016.
05-Jan-2017 - Scottish brewer BrewDog has closed a popular London site in a bid to concentrate on its other venues and bottle shops.
05-Jan-2017 - Manchester brewery Cloudwater has made a serious name for itself with a series of high-quality, experimental beers. Co-founder and managing director Paul Jones tells Daniel Woolfson his plans for the...
04-Jan-2017 - Men are more likely to push their female partners off the #DryJanuary wagon, goad them into breaking healthy drinking plans and consume more alcohol than the other way round.
04-Jan-2017 - Hop Stuff Brewery will expand its brewhouse, open four new bars, hire 40 people and increase its smaller pack offering after raising £750,000 via Crowdcube within three weeks.
03-Jan-2017 - Last year was a mixed bag for the pub trade, from the shockwaves following the ‘Leave’ vote of the EU referendum, to the heavily delayed pubs code and the anguish...
03-Jan-2017 - Titanic Brewery director Keith Bott is to receive an MBE for his dedication to the brewing industry.