Cga Strategy

Struggling sector: Independent businesses have borne the brunt of closures (credit: Getty/ dmbaker)

12.6 venues lost per day in 2022

By Amelie Maurice-Jones

The hospitality sector lost nearly 4,600 venues in the 12 months to March 2023, but closures slowed early this year.

Cocktails sold in quarter of on-trade outlets

Cocktails sold in quarter of on-trade outlets

By MC Allegra FS

Cocktails are now sold in around a quarter of the UK’s on-trade outlets with restaurants an increasingly popular destination to drink them, according to new research.

Mojito top cocktail choice for drinkers

Mojito top cocktail choice for drinkers

By Matthew Moggridge

The Mojito is the most requested cocktail in pubs, bars and clubs across the UK, according to research exclusive to the Publican’s Morning Advertiser.

Growth: Premium spirits

Premium brands drive on-trade spirit growth

By John Harrington

Premium spirits are driving growth in the on-trade spirits category, fuelled by a growth in cocktails and premium drinking venues and the continued...

Collins: will ensure smooth transition

Nielsen takes stake in CGA Strategy

By Ewan Turney

Market research company Nielsen has taken an equity stake in on-trade consultancy CGA Strategy. Nielsen will now transfer its UK on-trade services...

Hot to stock

Hot to Stock

By MA reporter

Every licensee wants to back a winner. So to help you become a winner, the MA recently compiled a brand new listing of the 50 drinks that made the...