Increasing food and drink prices, as well as business rates revaluations, pose immediate threats to on-trade growth this year, new research shows.
22-Feb-2017 - The finalists have been announced for the upcoming Chefs' Choice awards, which celebrate the highest quality products available from foodservice suppliers.
21-Feb-2017 - Barrel & Stone, the pub pizza format, plans to grow its portfolio of partners within the pub trade to 400 in the next three years.
20-Feb-2017 - Brewers Fayre has issued an apology after a customer spotted a dead rat at one of its pubs in Boston, Lincolnshire.
17-Feb-2017 - Bidvest Foodservice, the national food wholesaler, is changing its name to Bidfood.
17-Feb-2017 - Food-led pubs are in the best position to weather the storm of Brexit-induced price rises and reduced consumer confidence caused by political instability.
14-Feb-2017 - Animal rights activists outraged at a chef-owner’s choice to put a one-off foie gras dish on his Valentines menu have left a spate of fraudulent one-star reviews on the pub’s...
13-Feb-2017 - Top 50 Gastropubs have received free handcrafted meat and cheese samples to congratulate them on being featured in the prestigious list.
13-Feb-2017 - Four London boroughs have been named and shamed as having some of the worst pub food hygiene standards in the country.
13-Feb-2017 - Pan-Asian restaurant group Tootoomoo is poised to take its first steps into the pub sector, The Morning Advertiser (MA) can reveal.
10-Feb-2017 - Reduction of the potential carcinogen acrylamide will shortly become a legal obligation for food businesses. Here is what lies behind the headlines and how the pub trade will be affected.
09-Feb-2017 - Supermarkets are throwing their low tax rates in the faces of Britain’s pubs by selling cheap Valentine’s Day meal deals, which can cost up to 300% less than similar out-of-home...
09-Feb-2017 - Top London gastropub the Drapers Arms, in Islington, has been crowned champion of this year's Scotch Egg Challenge.
09-Feb-2017 - Mitchells & Butlers has apologised to an interviewee who was ‘mocked’ in a text message when applying for a job at its Miller & Carter steakhouse format.
09-Feb-2017 - Well-known pub manager Oisin Rogers took charge of historic Young's pub the Guinea Grill, Mayfair, in mid-2016, moving over from popular Islington site the Canonbury. He gives the Morning Advertiser...
07-Feb-2017 - Pubs and restaurant that fail to achieve good food hygiene ratings should be prepared to lose customers to their competition, new research warns.
03-Feb-2017 - A former licensee was slapped with a £1,600 fine and ordered to pay more than £2,000 in costs after environmental health officers discovered dozens of food hygiene violations at his pub.
03-Feb-2017 - Food companies issued a record number of price rise notifications over the past four months, citing Britain’s impending exit from the European Union as a major cause.
03-Feb-2017 - Historic gastropub the Falcon Inn in Fotheringhay, Peterborough, is on the market with Christie & Co for £1.4m.
01-Feb-2017 - Gastropubs occupy a unique space in the eating-out sector, largely free of the hyperbole of the city-focused restaurant scene, but offering some of best food in the country.
31-Jan-2017 - Food Unwrapped and Saturday Morning Kitchen star Matt Tebbutt called unveiling and presenting the Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs list awards a great honour.
31-Jan-2017 - Guests at yesterday's prestigious Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropub Awards took to social media to celebrate their wins, praise other operators and share their experiences of the day. We take...
30-Jan-2017 - Yorkshire pub the Star Inn, Harome, has been named the best gastropub in the country at this year’s Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs Awards.
27-Jan-2017 - Booker CEO Charles Wilson has stated that following the wholesaler’s merge with supermarket giant Tesco, there are no plans for job cuts.
27-Jan-2017 - Booker and supermarket giant Tesco have announced they have agreed terms to merge in a huge £3.7bn deal.