Future picture: Cocktail Credentials ambassador Ben Reed outlined how to keep ahead of the curve with cocktails

Future Trends: Spirits

Separating cocktail fads from the future

By Nikkie Sutton

Cocktail trends can be tricky to predict, but having a process in place to help find the future patterns can pay dividends for operators.

An artist's impression of PMA editor Rob Willock in 2020

Future pub special

Seeking 2020 pub vision

By Rob Willock

The pioneering car maker Henry Ford was reported once to have said: “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.”

Agents predict recovery could take a while

Pub market recovery still years away

By Gemma McKenna

Agents predict it could take between two and five years for the pub property market to return to 2007 levels, when prices were at their peak. In a...

No need to worry

No need to worry

By James Wilmore

More than half of all licensees believe next summer's smoking ban will not affect the value of their pub. Responding to this year's Publican Market...