Managed Pubs

Managed expectations: Ei Group's James Croft sets out his plans for the future

Big Interview

Ei Group eyes 100 managed sites a year

By Nicholas Robinson

With a growing portfolio of managed businesses under its belt, how does Ei Group strategy and retail director James Croft view the future?

Future prediction: managed, branded and franchised pubs have been forecast to drive 1.9% growth

Managed pubs will drive sector growth in 2019

By Emily Hawkins

The UK pub market will reach a value of £23bn this year, up 1.9% from 2018, according to a prediction from foodservice and hospitality research agency MCA Insight.

Rob Willock:

Enterprise's two-fingered salute to its opponents

By Rob Willock

It’s a little early to assess the full implications of Enterprise Inns’ move into managed pubs — harder for me as I wrote this on the eve of the company’s interim results, when more details of its plans were expected to emerge.

Fuller's reports 4% half-year pre-tax profit increase

Fuller's reports 4% half-year pre-tax profit increase

Fuller’s, the London-based brewer and pub operator, saw revenues grow 8% to £137.9m and adjusted pre-tax profit increase 4% to £17.1m in the 26 weeks to 29 September, a period it described as an “extraordinary six months”, and revealed that it has spent...