Greene King

Anand: tough conditions ahead

Greene King: £1.8m on tenant support

By Ewan Turney

Greene King splashed out £1.8m in helping its tenants overcome one of the "toughest trading periods for many years" in the 24 weeks to 19 October...

Greene King is leading the evolution of model

Greene King's brave new pubco model

By Andrew Pring

Greene King Pub Partners is to offer a range of new terms, including going partially free of tie, in a bold move to support incoming licensees and attract more entrepreneurs and multiple lessees.

Group is holding back on leasehold venues

Fyne to focus on GK sites

By Mark Stretton, M&C Report

Loch Fyne Restaurants has dismissed suggestions that it is to shut down its expansion programme, but has confirmed that it is to rein back on...

Neil Morrissey, Dan Robinson, Jas Teensa (Sailsbury manager), Richard Fox.

Spirit Group stocks Morrissey Fox ale

By Ewan Turney

Spirit Group is the first operator to stock Morrissey Fox Blonde Ale in its London pubs. The beer, which was launched this month, has been developed...

Greene King: New licensing guide

Greene King launches new licensing guide

By Ewan Turney

Greene King Pub Partners has launched a new licensing guide for its tenants. The guide aims to advice licensees on how to get the most from their...

Discounts: Cuts have seen drinks sales rise

Greene King cuts prices at 80 pubs

By John Harrington

Greene King is discounting drinks and food at around 80 of its managed pubs. Level of discounts vary, but one site in Oxford — the Bullnose Morris,...

Greene King: 17 jobs likely to go including a number of draymen

Greene King to axe 17 jobs

By MA reporter

Greene King is looking to shed up to 17 jobs from its warehousing and distribution operation. The job losses include a number of draymen. Justin...

Anand: Pubs will have to work harder than ever before to retain customers

Greene King optimistic over smoke ban

By Ewan Turney

Greene King is optimistic about the impact of the smoking ban in England after reporting an 18% rise in profit at its Scottish Belhaven division in...

Spirit has spent £1.6m on the Anchor

Spirit spends £1.6m on Anchor

By The PMA Team

Spirit Group, Punch's managed division, has reopened its flagship pub on London's Bankside, the Anchor, after a £1.6m investment. The company...

Greene King revamps induction programme

Greene King revamps induction programme

By Ewan Turney

Greene King has revamped its compulsory induction programme for new licensees. New tenants and lessees will first attend the "Go for Growth -...

Spirit launches Grill House format

Spirit launches Grill House format

By Jo Bruce

Spirit Group, Punch Tavern's managed division, has launched a new concept called Grill House Kitchen, with plans for up to 50 sites. The fresh food...

Recruitment focus at Greene King

Recruitment focus at Greene King

By The PMA Team

Greene King Pub Partners has appointed three field-based recruitment and training managers to help find high quality licensees and retain them. The...

Spirit in Good Night Inns rebranding

Spirit in Good Night Inns rebranding

By The PMA Team

Spirit, Punch's managed division, is to brand its accommodation Good Night Inns as part of a major refurbishment programme. The company is investing...