Operators

Looking strong: Brewdog has reported adjusted EBITDA up 47% to £8.9m for the year ended 31 December 2017

Brewdog unveils huge revenue upturn

By Finn Scott-Delany, MCA

Brewdog has reported adjusted EBITDA up 47% to £8.9m for the year ended 31 December 2017 – up from £6m in 2016.

City site: the Welsh brewer operator has one of its bars in Cardiff

MA500 is coming to Cardiff

By Nikkie Sutton

Award-winning Welsh brewery Tiny Rebel runs three sites in Cardiff and marketing manager Niall Thomas gave the lowdown on the Welsh capital’s hospitality scene.

Triple whammy: three different types of taxes are hitting the pub sector (image credit: Flickr Adam Bruderer)

18 pubs closing weekly due to tax burden

By Nikkie Sutton

Some 18 pubs a week are closing due to a triple whammy of high beer duty, rising business rates and VAT, according to new figures just released.