Flawed process claim: a decision by the Portman Group over a beer can design has sparked criticism of the watchdog service

Brewery opposes branding ruling

By Emily Hawkins

A brewery has refused to change the branding on one of its flagship beers after a watchdog decided its cartoon imagery appealed to children.

Raise a glass: the growth in 2019 equated to an extra 87m pints of beer being sold versus 2018

255 pints sold per second last year

By Alice Leader

It seems beer was a popular ask in 2019 as total beer sales toppled those in 2018 by 1.1%, equal to 255 pints sold every second – reaching a total of 8,059,495,997.

Green shoots: Chris Drummond wants Good Things Brewing Co to take a lead on sustainability

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Brewers can lead British industry on sustainability

By Stuart Stone

Good Things Brewing Co’s Chris Drummond explains how a new closed-loop brewery can more than treble its pub presence and that beer makers can lead other industries on green issues.

The Beast: Mark Labbett and St Austell team up for pub quiz campaign

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St Austell launches the Proper Pub Quiz campaign

By St Austell Brewery

St Austell Brewery has joined forces with quiz expert and TV personality, Mark ‘The Beast’ Labbett on its latest on trade campaign for its flagship IPA, Proper Job.

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