Enterprise

Transformation: Chief executive Simon Townsend has hailed Enterprise's 'transformational strategy'

Pubs code

94 Enterprise licensees request MRO quote

By James Wallin, MCA

Almost a third of Enterprise licensees that have had an MRO trigger since the legislation came into force have requested a quote for the market rent-only option.

Simon Clarke:

Contract vigilance is order of the day

By Simon Clarke

All tenants need to make sure they read and re-read their contracts, to ensure their company is doing right by them, says Simon Clarke.

Enterprise Inns opens first Classic Carveries site

Enterprise Inns opens first Classic Carveries site

By M&C Report

Enterprise Inns, the tenanted and leased pub operator, has opened its first Classic Carvery site under the scheme that sees the company take firmer control of the retail offer, M&C Report has learnt.

Charity: pubcos facing challenges

A tale of two pubcos' tails

By The PMA Team

Contrasting results at Enterprise Inns and Punch Taverns highlight the pubcos' differing challenges, says The PMA Team.

Northumberland Arms: sold for £1.07m

Enterprise raises £11.445m at auction

By John Harrington

Enterprise Inns has raised £11.445m auctioning freeholds of nine prime pubs, all but one located in London. As with previous sales, the pubco has...

Deal signing: licensees are urged to take advantage

Big gas bill savings for Enterprise pubs

By John Harrington

Enterprise licensees could save around 25% on their gas bills if they take part in a new 'bulk-buying' scheme, it has been claimed. Enterprise has signed up Contract Natural Gas (CNG) and Flogas UK as preferred suppliers to its pubs.

Heap and Pring: bought three pub freeholds

Realpubs in £10m Enterprise pubs deal

By The PMA Team

Industry sources report that Realpubs has bought three freeholds from Enterprise for an undisclosed price — estimates put the value at up to £10m.

Enterprise: seven more London freeholds sold

Enterprise raises almost £12m at auction

By Gemma McKenna

The latest auction of Enterprise Inns pubs saw seven lots sell raising almost £12m. Enterprise sold the freeholds of seven London pubs at an...

Enterprise: no code of practice rent reviews for free of tie lessees

Free-of-tie lessee 'out in the cold'

By John Harrington

Enterprise Inns has been criticised for refusing a code of practice (CoP) rent review to a licensee because his lease is free of tie.

Under the hammer: Enterprise freeholds

Analysis: Enterprise's call to auction

By The PMA Team

Next week Enterprise Inns hopes to sell the freehold of seven of its best pubs in an Allsops auction. The PMA Team looks at the move.

Enterprise: promises change

Enterprise Inns promises reform

By John Harrington

The pubco outlines 13 commitments in a letter to Lord Mandelson, including more discounts and "royalty-free" AWP machine share.

The GMB led a protest outside the court this morning

Enterprise hosts lose pub in court battle

By Tony Halstead

Licensees David and Anne-Marie Ball today lost their court battle to prevent Enterprise Inns obtaining an order for repossession of their Sheffield...

Sheffield licensees at the meeting

Hosts in 'stand-off' with Enterprise

By Tony Halstead

A group of South Yorkshire licensees are in a virtual "stand-off" with their landlord, Enterprise Inns, in a deepening row over the cost of tied beer...

Taking action: a protestor at Enterprise HQ in January

More Enterprise hosts join protest

By Tony Halstead

More Enterprise Inns licensees have contacted a new pub action group set up to demand fairer beer prices from the company. The 13 hosts from South...

Enterprise claims it is listening to unhappy tenants

Enterprise lessees call for beer tie review

By Tony Halstead

A group of South Yorkshire licensees plan to launch a national campaign to force Enterprise Inns to review the price of tied beer and other trading...

The new lease offers 'a complete business package'

Enterprise's £150-a-barrel discount

By The PMA Team

Enterprise Inns is offering a new lease agreement that means licensees earn a £150-a-barrel discount if they exceed barrelage targets. It's part of...

Protesters outside Enterprise HQ

Pubco protest: as it happened

By Gemma McKenna

The Morning Advertiser's blow-by-blow account of how events at the pubco protest outside the HQs of Enterprise and Punch unfolded, plus a photo...

Protest will be led by Inez Ward (second from left) and other Fair Pint members

Licensees to call for pubco action

By Ewan Turney

Frustrated licensees are to present an open letter calling for a fairer deal on rents and beer prices to the bosses of Britain's two biggest pubcos at a protest march on Monday.