Future plans: The brewer is working with Alvarez & Marsal to store up its finances

Adnams instructs advisers

By Amelie Maurice-Jones

Historic Suffolk brewery Adnams has called in advisers to explore a range of options to fund its future growth plans.

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Lowdown: Top low and no alcohol drinks on the market

By Ed Bedington

The low and no category is one that has seen increased interest from consumers and rapid expansion from manufacturers in recent months, and with the ongoing political scene, it’s likely to see a further boost.

Idyllic spot: We take a look at the Anchor at Walberswick

My Pub: The Anchor at Walberswick

By Phil Mellows

The Anchor at Walberswick sits in an idyllic spot overlooking Suffolk’s coastal marshlands; its expansive gardens rolling down to the beach. Yet it wasn’t until Mark and Sophie Dorber took charge of the Adnams Brewery-owned outlet a dozen years ago that...

Adnams: GPG has sold its stake

Guinness Peat sells Adnams stake

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

Guinness Peat Group, which has stakes in a number of the UK's leading brewers and pub groups, has sold its stake in Adnams for around £2.2m.

Adnams: weather hit pubs and hotels

Strong second half for Adnams

By Ewan Turney

Suffolk based brewer and operator Adnams has reported a strong second half as it clawed back operating profit to finish the year broadly flat on last...

Wood: carbon neutral East Green

Adnams joins Government green mission to US

By Lesley Foottit

Green brewer Adnams is one of six British businesses joining the climate change minister on a "green trade mission" to the US. Minister Greg Barker...

Adnams: holding prices to help licensees

Adnams freezes beer prices for a third year

By Ewan Turney

Suffolk brewer and pub operator Adnams has frozen its own beer prices to its 70 tenants and freetrade customers for a third year. Adnams will hold...

Adnams distillery: range of five spirits (Anthony Cullen)

Adnams opens new distillery

By Ewan Turney

Suffolk brewer Adnams has officially opened its new distillery at its Sole Bay Brewery in Southwold — believed to be the first brewery and...

Protz: micro brewers are healthy for everyone

The passion for invention

By Roger Protz

The rise of the micros has inspired creativity across the industry, says Beer expert Roger Protz.

Adnams: beer volumes slipped

Profit before tax down 27% at Adnams

By Ewan Turney

Suffolk-brewer Adnams saw a 27% drop in profit before tax for the six months to 30 June after a "very disappointing" dip in beer volumes.

Adnams: will run two hotels for Holkham Estates

Adnams takes over Holkham hotels

By Ewan Turney

Suffolk brewer and pub operator Adnams is to take over the management of two historic hotels under a joint venture scheme. The deal with Holkham...

Adnams: good year in challenging conditions

Adnams doubles operating profit

By Ewan Turney

Suffolk brewer and pub operator Adnams has doubled its operating profit and increased turnover by 9%, following a difficult 2008. Adnams reported...

Flanagan: taking over tied estate

Adnams pub hosts are happy

By MA reporter

Adnams tenants are happy with their lot, according to a survey commissioned by the Suffolk brewer. The anonymous study from Norwich-based US2U...

Protz: impressed by pedal power in Suffolk

Adnams: recycling & bicycling by the sea

By Roger Protz

Environmental awareness runs through every level of Adnams, from its chairman's mode of transport to the brewery's energy sources, says Roger Protz.

Jonathan Adnam

Jonathan Adnam

By The PMA Team

Jonathan Adnam chairman, Adnams (41) Why he is on the list: Taking an environmental stance has given Adnams, one of the oldest brewers in the land, a...

Adnams: under fire from shareholder

Guinness Peat attacks Adnams performance

By The PMA Team

Suffolk brewer and retailer Adnams has been criticised by one of its shareholders for the way it has expanded the business over recent years,...

Adnams: beer sales fell 6% last year

Adnams warns on 2008 profits

By The PMA Team

Suffolk brewer and retailer Adnams has warned that its 2008 profits would be "substantially" lower than 2007 due to falling sales as a result of the...

Adnams: Tough times ahead

Profits plunge at Adnams

By Ewan Turney

Adnams has reported a £148,000 loss before tax for the six months to 30 June as the credit crunch and rising prices take their toll.

Adnams: Expansion plans ditched

Adnams puts Cellar & Kitchen expansion on hold

By Christine Boggis, Off Licence News

Suffolk brewer and pub operator has put its Cellar & Kitchen retail venture expansion plans on hold this year to focus on the shops it has...



Adnams warns of profit plunge Adnams has issued a profit warning, saying its first half operating profits would be "substantially lower" than last...



Adnams brewer ends 18 years of service The head brewer of Adnams has retired after nearly two decades of service. Last year Mike Powell-Evans, who...

Adnams head brewer retires

Adnams head brewer retires

By Joe Lutrario

The head brewer of Adnams has retired after nearly two decades of service. Last year Mike Powell-Evans, who started at Adnams in 1990, was awarded...

Money well spent

Money well spent

"Our ambition is to be as socially responsible as possible, with the intention of drastically reducing our carbon footprint and eventually becoming...