Bury St Edmunds

Greene King craft brewery

Greene King to open new craft brewery

By John Harrington

Greene King, the brewer and pub operator, is to open a £750,000 “innovation brewhouse” at its Bury St Edmunds brewery for experimenting with different craft beer styles.

Anglia buys Old Cannon Brewery

Anglia buys Old Cannon Brewery

By Gurjit Degun

Anglia Pub Company, the group led by ex-Punch business development manager Garry Clark, has taken on its sixth site in East Anglia — the Old Cannon...

Greene King: New branding unveiled

Greene King unveils new branding

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Greene King, the Suffolk-based brewer and pub operator, has revealed new company branding that is to be rolled out across the business. A new logo...

Fish and chips: business lunch

Pub food: business boosters

By PubChef

Ideas for driving food and drink sales including a meet the butcher event and seasonal business lunches.

Dinkele: ideas for cask to appeal to women

Ideas for women and cask beer

By Martin Dinkele

Martin Dinkele reflects on a successful East Anglian Beer Festival in Bury St Edmunds and how to get women interested in cask ale.

More costs for the pub trade? Licence fee hikes could be on the way

Postcode lottery for licence fees

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Licensees and pub operators could face a postcode lottery over the size of their licence fees from 2012. One trade body has warned it could lead to a £100m increase in licence fee costs for pubs across the country.

Pubs are a key employer

BBPA: pubs crucial for employment and tax

By John Harrington, M&C Report

The British Beer & Pub Association has outlined the crucial role of the sector in terms of employment and tax revenue for every local area in Britain.