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Beer trends to make 2024 a 'positive year'

Beer sales by value are outpacing sales by volume but pubs are driving growth for the category, with key trends set to make 2024 a “positive year for beer” in the on-trade.

Nightcap acquires The Piano Works

Nightcap – the operator of 46 bars under brands including The Cocktail Club, Barrio Familia and the Adventure Bar Group – has acquired live entertainment concept The Piano Works.

1 in 4 firms out of cash

A quarter of businesses have no cash reserves left while less than a third (29%) have under three months’ left, new research has shown.

Rekom UK sold for £19.5m

The assets of late-night operator Rekom UK were sold to a connected party for £19.5m in a pre-pack administration process.

Perfecting the art of the serve

Why is there a North/South divide when it comes to beer head and does Guinness really need to be poured in stages? The Lock In team tackle that and other issues around the concept of the perfect serve.

8 ways to hit your sustainability goals

The Morning Advertiser has joined forces with Heineken UK to showcase a number of simple and straightforward steps operators can take to cut the footprint of your business.

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